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  1. Paradise Valley Estates honors centenariansRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    ... Do" action. Verbeek's time in the Air Force covered 28 years before he retired at a colonel at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, where he had served as base commander. Ian Thompson has worked for the Daily Republic longer than he cares to ...

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  2. Paradise Valley Estates celebrates five centenariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Reporter

    Five centenarians at Paradise Valley Estates shared tales of their long and storied lives at a birthday party in their honor. Tuesday, residents, staff and guests at the retirement community cut the cake, toasted champagne and sang Happy Birthday to the five.

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  3. Tucson Looking for New Uses for City Golf CoursesRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2017 | US News & World Report

    ... ition for golfers with nine private, six semiprivate, 15 public, nine resorts and one course on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base suggests there are more courses than the community needs.

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  4. Window of OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Tucson Weekly

    ... just signed up its first five participants. While in the Air Force, DeRaad was stationed at the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. After retiring and moving to Mississippi, he worked for his city's water and sewer department. He became homeless a ...

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  5. Why the price of the F-35 keeps soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    US Air Force Maj. William Andreotta, F-35 heritage flight team pilot, prepares for take-off during the Heritage Flight Conference at Davis Monthan Air Force Base on March 4-6, 2016 The General Accounting Office calls the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter "the most expensive and ambitious" weapons project ever undertaken, with acquisition costs of about $400 billion and operating costs of more than $1 trillion over the life of the program.

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  6. Davis-Monthan staff sergeant reunited with retiring K-9 partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... he was the most headstrong and quickly won Cubbage's heart. While Cubbage is on active duty at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Rick is now medically retired due to old age and will spend the rest of his life as a member of Cubbage's family. A program ...

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  7. Air Force sergeant in Tucson reunited with canine partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... reunited with her military working dog, Rick, Tuesday morning in Tucson, where she is based at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. It wasn't just leaving her partner behind, she explained, but leaving all of the experiences, the job and everything they ...

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  8. Military Hero Dog Reunited with HandlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Health News Digest

    After being separated from his closest friend and battle buddy, Military Working Dog Rick, who bravely served for six years as an explosives detection dog protecting our troops in South Korea, was finally reunited with his handler U.S. Air Force Staff Sergeant Amanda Cubbage in an emotional reunion in Tucson near Davis-Monthan Air Force Base where SSgt Cubbage is now stationed. The 7-year-old German Shepherd worked tirelessly to sniff out explosive devices in one of the most tense hotspots in the world, protecting the lives of U.S. soldiers.

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  9. Welcome the Boneyard, a desert tomb for US military aircraft - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | CNET News.com

    ... No backpacks or large camera cases are allowed. AMARG is an active military base, part of the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. There's a security check as you enter the base, and you can't get off the bus once you enter. That's OK though, as you get to ... 1 comment

  10. Organizing in Digital Media Continues to Grow: Worker WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | AFL-CIO

    ... the independence of the paper from corporate interests. Aircraft Maintenance Workers at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Vote to Join IAM : Some 220 workers working for DynCorp International at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona voted to join ...

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  11. Remains of WWII pilot from NYC killed in 1944 identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... find them were unsuccessful until his case was reopened in 2008. A P-47 Thunderbolt performs at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 12, 2017. Army Air Forces 2nd Lt. Charles E. Carlson's P-47 Thunderbolt fighter was shot down near Bonn, ...

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  12. Workers at Davis-Monthan AFB vote to join machinists' unionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Contract aircraft-maintenance workers employed by DynCorp International at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base have voted to join the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. The 220 workers are working for DynCorp under an Air Force contract to maintain A-10 Thunderbolt II jets, as active-duty maintainers are shifted to work on the F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter.

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  13. VQ construction to begin this weekRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | World News Report

    A graphic illustrates the location of construction of a new visiting quarters facility at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. The Heritage Inn visiting quarters, estimated to cost approximately $44 million, will provide Airmen and government civilian employees a contemporary lodging experience.

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  14. Airmen deployed from Tucson base back from 6-month operationRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2017 | World News Report

    TUCSON, Ariz. - Airmen deployed from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in support of an effort in Turkey have returned home to Tucson.

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  15. Airmen from the 355th Fighter Wing return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Airmen from the 355th Fighter Wing returned to Tucson after a six month deployment. Just under 300 airman safely arrived to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base on Friday July 21, and early Saturday July 22, according to Lt.

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  16. How planes go to dieRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2017 | World News Report

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Davis-Monthan Air Force Base is located in Tucson, Arizona. The area has a large population of military and retired personnel, which has evolved into the largest aircraft boneyard in the world.

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  17. Tucson's Top 3: What you need to know to start your dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... in the works for the past 10 years. The City of Tucson recently signed a lease agreement with Davis-Monthan Air Force Base for the 100-acre property. The park will be located on the north side of Golf Links Road, between Alvernon Way and Swan Road. ...

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  18. New mountain bike park one step closer to constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... in the works for the past 10 years. The City of Tucson recently signed a lease agreement with Davis-Monthan Air Force Base for the 100-acre property. The park will be located on the north side of Golf Links Road, between Alvernon Way and Swan Road. ...

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  19. D-M firefighters snuff golf course blazeRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2017 | World News Report

    Scorch marks litter the earth around a palm tree after it was struck by lightning the night before at the General William Blanchard Golf Course at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., July 16, 2017. The lightning struck the tree adjacent to the green area on the golf course's first hole.

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  20. 563rd Rescue Group changes commandRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2017 | World News Report

    ... Pifer, newly appointed 563rd Rescue Group commander, during a change of command ceremony at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., July 14, 2017. Pifer is a combat rescue officer and prior commander of the 48th Rescue Squadron at ( continue reading ) ...

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