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  • 20th Air Force commander reflects on Airmen’s accomplishments

    Maj. Gen. Anthony Cotton, 20th Air Force commander, took time to answer a few questions and reflect on major milestones achieved in the ICBM enterprise as he prepares for the numbered air force’s change-of-command ceremony Jan. 26.   Question 1: What were some of your most significant accomplishments while in command?  “I think it’s important to
  • Take command: Urgent care now easier to access

    As of Jan. 1, 2018, most TRICARE Prime enrollees no longer need a referral for urgent care visits and point-of-service charges no longer apply for urgent care claims. This change replaces the previous policy, which waived referrals for the first two urgent care visits per year.
  • Biomedical Sciences Corps Appreciation Week

    Col. Ronald Allen, 341st Missile Wing commander, left, signs a proclamation for Biomedical Sciences Corps Appreciation Week Jan. 19, 2018, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The 341st MW set aside January 22-26 as BSC week to honor the 53rd anniversary of the event. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Tristan Truesdell)
  • U.S. Air Force Gen. John Hyten, commander of U.S. Strategic Command, visits Malmstrom AFB

    U.S. Air Force Gen. John Hyten, commander of U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM); his wife Laura; and Chief Master Sgt. Patrick McMahon, senior enlisted leader of USSTRATCOM, speak with Col. David Miller, 341st Maintenance Group commander, and Senior Airman Richard Straniere, 341st Maintenance Group maintainer, while touring a payload transporter
  • Base chapel receives 400K single-serve cups

    Malmstrom’s base chapel received a delivery from a non-profit organization Jan. 16, consisting of more than 400,000 single-serve cups to restock supplies for missile alert facilities and other base organizations who use the cups.The single-serve beverage can be brewed in a single-cup machine.Flavors include hazelnut, French vanilla and café mocha
  • Clinic provides care through Air Force Medical Home

    The 341st Medical Group has a mission to enable nuclear surety and optimize the health, wellness and readiness of patients through promoting a culture of trusted care.One way the base clinic accomplishes this is through Air Force Medical Home.Medical home allows patients to be assigned to a healthcare team who work directly with them and their
  • Federal law mandates office paper recycling

    Members of Malmstrom Air Force Base may not be aware of federal law 40 CFR § 246.200-1, which mandates the recycling of office paper on federal installations. The law specifically states, “High-grade paper generated by office facilities of over 100 office workers shall be separated at the source of generation, separately collected and sold for the
  • Federal Voting Assistance Program

    The Department of Defense continues to increase its emphasis on the Federal Voting Assistance Program, or FVAP. As Congress and the courts have repeatedly affirmed, voting is a citizen's most fundamental right, and recognize that members of the military, their families and U.S. citizens living abroad face unique challenges to participating in U.S.
  • 20th Air Force commander confirmed for promotion by U.S. Senate

    The U.S. Senate confirmed Maj. Gen. Anthony J. Cotton for promotion to lieutenant general in the United States Air Force on Dec. 20, 2017.  "Maj. Gen. Anthony Cotton has served with distinction at F.E. Warren Air Force Base commanding the 20th Air Force in its vital strategic mission," said Sen. Mike Enzi [R-WY]. "I supported his promotion to
  • Key spouse groups open doors

    When a loved one is away on duty, information about that person’s well-being is crucial to those at home.   And for those at home – if their service member can’t reach the internet or phone to swap stories and share emotional moments – it’s tough.   Having a care group and the right information can be reassuring, for example: base key spouse