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  • Late or Gone? Let your vote count using the FWAB

    The 2018 United States elections will be held mostly on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.While 2018 is not a presidential election year, there are other races up for vote at the federal, state and local levels.These races include 435 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives, one-third of all U.S. Senators, 36 state governors and three U.S. territory
  • Back-to-school: SLO can help with transition

    The School Liaison Officer serves as Malmstrom’s point-of-contact for all local military child education matters. As an advocate for the educational needs of military children, the SLO assists Airmen and their families with information, referral, resources and advocacy regarding the Great Falls Public School District, outlying public schools,
  • Military spouse life is #bettertogether

    The Malmstrom Spouses' Club is bringing the concept of spouse networking in 2018 with the hashtag #bettertogether. The club strives to strengthen the ties between military spouses in energetic and positive ways through information sharing and social events that cater to a variety of interests. The club also offers interested spouses leadership
  • An introduction to the Malmstrom AFRC

    A key resource on your installation and a gateway for accessing all of the resources available to you, the Airman and Family Readiness Center provides information, support and services to help balance the demands of family and the military lifestyle. The AFRC is one part of the overall installation family support system, which is the network of
  • Stay safe on Independence Day with these tips

    The 341st Civil Engineer Squadron Fire and Emergency Services Flight wishes everyone a safe and joyous Independence Day. If you are using fireworks please comply with the following safety tips:• Obey all local laws regarding the use of fireworks.• Only use fireworks in authorized areas.• Remember, fireworks are not approved for use anywhere on
  • Spouse education career opportunities

    What is the Spouse Education Career Opportunities Program, or SECO? The Department of Defense established the SECO Program to provide education and career guidance to military spouses worldwide, offering comprehensive resources and tools related to career exploration, education, training and licensing, employment readiness and career connections
  • AFSA – An organization for everyone

    Anyone who knows me knows that I can be very outspoken and passionate. Sometimes that can be good and sometimes not so much. One of the great discoveries in my Air Force career was an organization that allows me to exploit those traits in a positive way. That organization is the Air Force Sergeant’s Association, or AFSA. AFSA is a beautiful,
  • Summer grilling, campfire safety

    The summer season is upon us, and it’s time to get outside and enjoy the weather. Following the fire safety tips below can help the fire service reduce the potential of fires throughout this summer.Grilling safety• Keep grills at least 10 feet from any structure. Grilling mishaps cause more than 8,300 fires and send 3,000 people to the emergency
  • Best beginner’s tips for enjoying Montana’s nature

    Great Falls, Montana, nothing to do. Really? Well then, just get out. Montana and many of the northwest regional states, and Alaska, are some of the last truly wild frontiers we have in the United States. While Great Falls is not a mecca for its cultural scene and restaurants, the state of Montana is sometimes referred to as the North American
  • Activities available through Exceptional Family Member program

    “Enhancing the quality of life of special needs family members by establishing, implementing and maintaining the family support component in conjunction with community support and coordinating with the (Exceptional Family Member Program) medical and assignments units,” is the Airman and Family Readiness Center’s Family Support mission statement.