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Friends and family members of U.S. Air Force Col. (Retired) Bernard Fisher gathered at the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery to dedicate and consecrate his final resting place on August 25, 2014. See our page dedicated to him HERE.
U.S. Senator Mike Crapo is seeking feedback from the men and women of our Armed Forces. Crapo is asking Idaho veterans to take part in a brief survey to share their experiences within the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
Veterans can take the survey online through Crapo’s website at http://www.crapo.senate.gov/contact/survey.cfm Veterans who do not have internet access or are uncomfortable with computer use can call one of the Senator’s offices to have a staff member administer the survey. The following phone numbers can be used to reach Crapo’s offices: Washington, DC (202) 224-6142; Idaho State Office (Boise) 208-334-1776; South-Central Idaho (Twin Falls) (208) 734-2515; North Idaho (Coeur d’ Alene) (208) 664-5490; Eastern Idaho, North (Idaho Falls) (208) 522-9779; North-Central Idaho (Lewiston) (208) 743-1492; Eastern Idaho, South (Pocatello) (208)…Continue
Members of the Idaho Air National Guard Gathered on July 13 to witness the change of Command of the 124th Maintenance Group. Lt. Col. Shannon Smith assumed comand from Col. David Trimble who is now the Vice Commander of the 124th Fighter Wing.
Competing for the Boise Hawgs were Nathan Olsen, Tech. Sgt. Josh Patten, Jared Leaman, Tech. Sgt. Clay Thurston, Tech.Sgt. Jake D'Addabbo, and Staff Sgt. Josh Crooks. Photo courtesy Tech. Sgt. Clay Thurston.
Special Report from Tech. Sgt. Josh Patten
124th Operational Support Squadron
Performance Athletes from the 124th Operational Support Squadron and the 266th Range Squadron recently competed as the Boise Hawgs, in the Salt Lake City Spartan Beast obstacle race on Saturday, June 28th.
The Spartan Beast covered over 6000 feet of climbing over the same course used by the 2002 Winter Olympics cross-country skiing and biathlon events. The 12.5-mile long course was laced with 29 obstacles ranging from rope…Continue