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  • A reason to run

    Seven thousand, seven hundred and seventy-seven – that may seem like a large number, but not when counting days in a life. Senior Airman Bryce Powers passed away in 2013 at 21 years old, but his Gold Star Mother Cathy Powers kept him alive in her heart. Gold Star families are the immediate relatives of U.S. Armed Forces members who died while serving, which can sometimes create issues in families.
  • Cold holds no ground at Team Minot

    While resiliency functions as an umbrella for military members, there are several aspects that go into developing a truly resilient individual. One of the core pillars of Airmen resiliency is spiritual fitness.
  • Working at the BUFF wash

    Airmen with the 5th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron wash a B-52H Stratofortress at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota. B-52s are washed every 120 days.
  • Carry On: a strength worth sharing

    She walked confidently, although anyone could see the pain behind her smile.
  • Carry On: rocking the bald head

    She walked into the room, not expecting much – but finding everything. Airmen from all over her squadron were there, cheering her on. Ready to shave her head.
  • A look at the Fire Department

    Airman 1st Class Bailey Rowley, 5th Civil Engineer Squadron driver operator, plows the Fire Department parking lot at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, Feb. 11, 2019. Even during winter conditions, the fire department is prepared for all emergencies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Alyssa M. Akers)
  • Five things you should know about breast cancer

    This October marks National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign designed to educate people on the disease.
  • 5 CES firefighters host 9/11 memorial climb

    Firefighters with the 5th Civil Engineer Squadron climb stairs at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, Sept. 11, 2018. The fire department held a memorial stair climb in honor of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice responding to the 9/11 attacks. Volunteers climbed 110 flights to symbolize the height of the twin towers. (U.S. Air Force photos by Senior Airman Alyssa M. Akers)
  • Air traffic control: eyes in the sky

    When you want to get a better view of a situation, they say to take a step back. Not every pilot can hop out of their plane to see their surroundings; that’s one reason the air traffic control tower exists.
  • Team Minot welcomes new 91st Missile Wing commander

    Col. Glenn Harris, 91st MW commander, assumes command from Col. Colin Connor, previous 91st Missile Wing commander, during a change of command ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, July 31, 2018.
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