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  1. Trooper injured, gunman dead in shooting in LaytonRead the original story

    Friday | KSL-TV

    A Utah Highway Patrol trooper was recovering at a hospital Friday morning after he was shot several times by a man who later died of gunshot wounds, authorities said. Sgt. Paul Kotter was one of four troopers patrolling a construction site near Hill Air Force Base in northern Utah early Friday morning when a man drove into the closed area, Highway Patrol officials said.

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  2. The pivotal climate-change challenge that America isn't talking about nearly enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salon

    While we've made some strides already toward a clean-energy future, we risk leaving much of the population behind U.S. President Barack Obama takes a tour of a solar power array before delivering remarks on clean energy at Hill Air Force Base, Utah April 3, 2015. Obama announced a Department of Energy initiative Friday with the goal of training 75,000 workers, especially targeting veterans, to enter the solar energy workforce by the year 2020.REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTR4W1B3 In the 2016 presidential election, we are approaching a singular and momentous crossroads in our nation's history.

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  3. 1 dead, trooper injured in officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSL-TV

    ... nce away, according to UHP. The driver was then found dead. Layton police tweeted that the south gate of Hill Air Force Base will remain closed for several hours due to the investigation of the shooting.

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  4. Voc Rehab helps disabled regain productive lives, but access is now limitedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun Advocate

    ... completed in Price," he said. "Now that I have graduated from college I have a job that starts soon at Hill Air Force Base." Carter said her job is very gratifying because she is able to help people "who have lost hope and their dreams." She said ...

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  5. Obama administration admits that solar, wind subsidies can endRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Examiner.com

    President Obama announced several solar initiatives while speaking at Hill Air Force Base in Utah, including one that would employ veterans. Recently, as the Associated Press reported, President Barack Obama touted the benefits of solar and wind power at a green energy conference in Los Vegas, Nevada hosted by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid.

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  6. Photos of the Day: Air Force Week in PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Wireless Design & Development

    ... Park. The Experimental Aircraft Association's B-17, also known as "Aluminum Overcast," banks right above Hill Air Force Base, Utah, Aug. 13, 2015. EAA's B-17 is painted to resemble B-17G No. 42-102515 of the 398th Bombardment Group (Heavy) that flew ...

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  7. Saturday's keel-laying a long time coming for Newport News shipyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... was one of four installations - including Camp Pendleton in California, Fort Carson in Colorado and Hill Air Force Base in Utah - selected for the Energy program. Now, the department is looking to expand the program to more bases, according to its ...

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  8. Rare B-17 Airplane Makes Stop in Ogden on Historical TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Airport Business

    ... a time. The 30-minute plane ride cruised over Weber County and even had special permission to fly over Hill Air Force Base, where airman James King's friends and colleagues were waiting with cameras to capture the low flyby. Captain John Bode, the ...

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  9. KIHOMAC's Expansion to Boost Utah's Aerospace IndustryRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | Utah Business

    ... and government entities. It currently contracts with Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps customers at Hill Air Force Base in Utah and across the country. The expansion will combine and streamline all operations and services into one Utah location, ...

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  10. Lightning AMU performs JSF upgrades despite full flying scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... Typically, upgrades like the task taken on at Lighting AMU are done at an off-site maintenance depot at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, requiring for selected aircraft to be taken out of flight schedule rotation completely for up to six months. By ...

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  11. Gilbert J. HannaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Sun Advocate

    ... to make us all feel loved. He served in the US Army as a Communications Specialist and retired from Hill Air Force Base with 1881st Communications Squadron Outside Plant. He is survived by brother, Terry "Tom" (Barbara) Hanna and sister, JoAnn ...

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  12. Herbert pleads with Obama to stop any new monument designations in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Deseret News

    President Barack Obama shakes hands with Utah's Governor Gary R. Herbert after arriving Thursday, April 2, 2015, on Air Force One at Hill Air Force Base in Ogden Utah. In a letter penned to President Obama on Monday, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert urged that no new monument designations be made in the state.

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  13. World first: Yuma Marine base's F-35B stealth fighters operationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Arizona Republic

    ... restrictions on the planes worldwide pending an Air Force investigation into the mechanical failure. Hill Air Force Base in Utah has been selected by the Air Force to become the first with F-35A operational capabilities, though there is no definite ...

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  14. Innovative Airmen recognized by AF vice chief of staffRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... and time. (U.S. Air Force photo/Scott M. Ash) Andrew L. Sloper, a logistics management specialist at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, gives remarks after receiving the 2014 individual General Larry O. Spencer Innovation Award during a ceremony at the ...

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  15. Improving the Iran nuclear pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    I believe the president's posture in Syria also preserved his ability to negotiate a nuclear agreement with Iran while presenting Iran with an advantage. US President Barack Obama delivers remarks on clean energy after a tour of a solar power array at Hill Air Force Base, Utah.

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  16. A. Scott Anderson: A tribute to Roy Simmons, a Utah business pioneerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... First National Bank of Layton in the 1940s, he saw opportunities to help house the many workers building Hill Air Force Base. He bought properties, got a broker's license and began selling houses. He was later asked to reorganize the Utah Liquor ...

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  17. Aerospace Manufacturing Takes Off in UtahRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Utah Business

    ... steps to respond to workforce development challenges. Boeing, Harris, Hexcel, Janicki, Orbital ATK and Hill Air Force Base have all come to the table with ideas and initiatives that they agree will help fill the pipeline and ultimately create the ...

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  18. Hill activates their first F-35 fighter squadronRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Aerotech News And Review

    Lt. Col. George R. Watkins addresses the audience and squadron members during the 34th Fighter Squadron activation ceremony July 17, 2015, at Hill Air Force Base, Utah.

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  19. 2015 Military Pharmacist of the Year FinalistsRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Pharmacy Times

    ... on patient care at different levels of care. MAJ David Jarnot is the pharmacy flight commander at Hill Air Force Base in Layton, Utah. "Major David Jarnot has embraced the opportunities provided by his service in the USAF to provide true world-class ...

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  20. First F-35 fighter squadron activated at HillRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2015 | F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

    The jets won't arrive for another few months, but the first F-35 fighter squadron has officially started work at Hill Air Force Base. Col. David B. Lyons, 388th FW commander, passes the guidon to Lt.

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