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  1. US Air Force Academy band performs at Highland High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    "Blue Steel" is made up of active duty airmen and women who are committed to enhancing community relations through high energy music. "Any time we can break way from the daily monotony of school for kids, you know we've been in testing for the last three weeks, so I think this is a great way for staff and students just to release and have a good time," Principal Marco Harris said.

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  2. Avera Announces Retirement Of CEO Dr. KapaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Avera Health announces the upcoming retirement of Dr. Dave Kapaska, Regional President and CEO of Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, on June 30, 2017. David Flicek, Chief Administrative Officer of Avera Medical Group has been named President and CEO of Avera McKennan.

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  3. Avera McKennan CEO Dr. Dave Kapaska set to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KSFY

    Avera Health announces the upcoming retirement of Dr. Dave Kapaska, Regional President and CEO of Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, on June 30, 2017. David Flicek, Chief Administrative Officer of Avera Medical Group has been named President and CEO of Avera McKennan.

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  4. American, Russian cheered as they reach Intl Space StationRead the original story

    Monday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    There was an empty third seat in the capsule as Russian Federation was scaling back space station staffing until its long-delayed science laboratory was flown to the ISS next year. They reached orbit about nine minutes later, a moment illustrated when a stuffed white dog toy hanging from a string in the capsule began to float.

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  5. Service Academies Swarm Challenge Live-Fly Competition BeginsRead the original story

    Monday | ECNmag

    Small unmanned aerial vehicles and other robots have become increasingly affordable, capable, and available to both the U.S. military and adversaries alike. Enabling UAVs and similar assets to perform useful tasks under human supervision-that is, carrying out swarm tactics in concert with human teammates-holds tremendous promise to extend the advantages U.S. warfighters have in field operations.

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  6. U.S. Air Force Academy band performs Friday at Coronado High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | El Paso Times

    The U.S. Air Force Academy's Rampart Winds band performed a free concert Friday night at the Lee Ross Capshaw Auditorium at Coronado High School. The five piece band is made up of from left: Senior Airman Jennifer L. Nelson, Technical Sergeant Monica J. Ding, Technical Sergeant Gerald L. Welker, Master Sergeant Sarah E. Steward and Master Sergeant Heike J. Gazetti.

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  7. Operation Homefront recognizes 2017 AF Military Child of the YearRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | Hilltop Times

    Eighteen-year-old Jamal Braxton has a busy schedule. The high school senior holds various leadership positions with the Red Cross, participates in multiple varsity sport programs and is a lifeguard.

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  8. Johnson accepts Air Force Academy appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | The McDuffie Progress

    A life-long dream came true for Briarwood senior Will Johnson on April 13. Johnson accepted his appointment to the United States Air Force Academy, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, for the Class of 2021. 'This means absolutely everything to me,' Johnson said.

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  9. Patrouille de France perform at Air Force AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Patrouille de France, the French equivalent of the Thunderbirds, flew over the noon formation at the United State Air Force Academy on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. The Patrouille de France have been on a tour across the country over the past few weeks commemorating that involvement and the special relationship between French and American pilots.

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  10. Air Force Academy Band to perform at Morgan HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Deming Headlight

    Air Force Academy Band to perform at Morgan Hall All concerts are free and are open to the public.Tickets are not required for admission. Check out this story on demingheadlight.com: The United State Air Force Academy Rampart Winds Band will perform at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Morgan hall, 109 E. Pine St. DEMING - The United States Air Force Academy Band Rampart Winds will present a free public concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at Morgan Hall, 109 E. Pine St. The USAF Academy Band Rampart Winds features something for everyone.

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  11. Patrouille De France To Perform At Air Force AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | CBS Local

    Patrouille De France To Perform At Air Force Academy French military planes will fly over the U.S. Air Force Academy as part of a tour thanking the United States for its help during World War I. Police Officers Indicted For Embezzlement, Forgery Two police officers have been indicted by a Jefferson County grand jury after being accused of falsifying reports and embezzling grant money intended to provide overtime for officers for patrol work. Von Miller Recovers His Super Bowl 50 Helmet Von Miller has his Super Bowl 50 helmet back.

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  12. Patrouille de France to perform at AFARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | TheDenverChannel

    High Wind Warning issued April 19 at 6:04AM MDT expiring April 19 at 1:00PM MDT in effect for: Huerfano Fire Weather Watch issued April 18 at 8:03PM MDT expiring April 20 at 8:00PM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Dolores, Hinsdale, La Plata, Montezuma, San Juan Fire Weather Watch issued April 18 at 8:03PM MDT expiring April 20 at 8:00PM MDT in effect for: Eagle, Garfield, Mesa, Pitkin PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 14: The French ''Patrouille de France'' alphajets fly colouring in the sky during the annual Bastille day parade on the Champs-Elysees on July 14, 2011 in Paris, France. The French National Day celebrates its revolution in the storming of the Bastille in 1789 through various parades and official ceremonies throughout France.

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  13. Stuart Kane Supports 2nd Annual Orange County Real Estate LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | PR Log

    ... Chad Hennings, is an honored Air Force veteran, former Outland Trophy Winner from the United States Air Force Academy who flew 45 missions in the Middle East, and is a three-time Super Bowl Champion with the Dallas Cowboys. More information about ...

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  14. In the Schools: April 19, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Students interested in attending the nation's military academies are invited to attend an information forum co-hosted by several congressional members. The event will be from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 29, at the Mansfield ISD Center for the Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane in Mansfield.

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  15. AFSVA offers aviation, space camps for teensRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 18 | PressReleasePoint

    Thanks to the Air Force Services Activity, teens are getting the opportunity to explore careers as aviators or astronauts through 2017 summer camps. A Teen Aviation Camp is set for June 24-30, 2017, at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado; and a Space Camp is planned for July 30 to Aug. 4 at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

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  16. VLPAD adds 51 jobs, more active-duty openings for officer, enlistedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 18 | PressReleasePoint

    The Air Force has expanded the Voluntary Limited Period of Active Duty program, adding 51 additional Air Force specialty codes for select air reserve component officers. Reserve and Air National Guard Airmen from select Air Force officer and enlisted specialties may now serve on active duty in vacant positions for three years and one day.

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  17. Long Island's Greatest Show: 14th Annual Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach to Showcase LI's FinestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | PR Log

    Levittown Native Major Kevin Walsh, Thunderbird #7, to Return Home to Long Island; U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds to Honor Fallen Warrior Army Sgt. Anthony Mangano of Greenlawn BETHPAGE, N.Y. - April 17, 2017 - PRLog -- Bethpage Federal Credit Union, New York State's largest credit union, and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation announce details for the 14th Annual Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach.

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  18. 10 great American churches and religious sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | USA Today

    Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2hOfhVQ While the modern design of the U.S. Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel in Colorado Springs was controversial when completed in 1962, it's now embraced as a national landmark. The 150-foot-tall aluminum, glass and steel structure has separate chapels for Protestant, Catholic, Jewish and Buddhist worship, plus an all-faiths room used by Muslim cadets.

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  19. SNHU announces new engineering programRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 15 | UnionLeader.com

    Former state representative Kyle Tasker will spend three to 10 years in state prison as part of a plea agreement on charges that he allegedly solicited a 14-year-old girl for sex and offered her... When the Pinkerton Academy volleyball team is firing on all cylinders, the Astros are tough to beat.

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  20. NIU annuitants to visit Garden of the GodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Daily Chronicle

    Reservations are being accepted for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association trip to the Garden of the Gods and Colorado Springs. The trip will take place from Oct. 1 to 7. NIU annuitants and their friends will enjoy a tour of the Garden of the Gods, visit the United States Air Force Academy, the Royal Gorge, Historic Manitou Springs at the foot of Pikes Peak, a guided tour of Colorado Springs plus admission to Glen Eyrie Castle.

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