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  • Chief of wing weapons safety retires leaving legacy

    On Feb. 28, 2018, Peter N. Woelkers Sr., 341st Missile Wing Weapons Safety Office chief of weapons safety/nuclear surety officer, retired at Malmstrom Air Force Base after a 20-year career, becoming part of the wing’s institutional history and leaving a legacy for those behind.  Without much time off, he’s headed on to his next career where he will
  • Malmstrom walks the talk of National Nutrition Month

    Crossfit, high intensity interval training, pilates, yoga, boxing, triathlon, walking, field training – when the body moves it requires proper nutrition. March is named National Nutrition Month by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and this year’s theme is Go Further with Food.  Gabriella Darrow, 341st Medical Group registered dietician and
  • Airman’s Attic takes care of Airmen, families

    Located in Building 4000 near the Child Development Center, the Airman’s Attic is a one-stop shop for free clothes, furniture and children toys for Airmen and their families.The building has sections split off to showcase their selections of military clothing to include service dress, utility uniforms, civilian clothing from shirts and pants to
  • Black History Month shapes lives

    Black History Month, also known as National African American History Month, is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time to recognize the immeasurable impact they have had on the history of the United States.  The Department of Defense celebrates special annual observances, and has named the 2018 theme as African
  • STEM careers, education and recruiting on the rise

    Today's Air Force recognizes there is a critical need for science, technology, engineering and math specialists to lead the Air Force in future technology and innovation efforts.  The U.S. Air Force mission – to fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace – requires the greatest minds the nation has to offer. The driving motivation for many
  • Malmstrom family spotlight

    Family support is key for Airmen resiliency. Malmstrom family spotlight is a feature published about unique and diverse family members of U.S. Air Force active duty members assigned here. This spotlight features Ruby, a certified medical service dog supporting Tech. Sgt. Christopher D'Angelo, 490th Missile Squadron, missile alert facility
  • CE, MDG keep Malmstrom’s water clean

    Water is a necessity for all life. So, how does the base ensure the water quality meets federal and state regulations for the Airmen and their families serving at Malmstrom?Airmen from the 341st Civil Engineer Squadron environmental and 341st Medical Operations Squadron bioenvironmental engineering sections work together to provide monthly and
  • Keeping the base armed, ready

    A single shop at Malmstrom Air Force Base, made up of nine people, is responsible for every bullet, grenade and explosive on the base, totaling more than four million individual items. That shop is Ammo. They order, inspect, maintain and keep accountability of every round.Senior Airman Issac Newton, 341st Munitions Squadron stockpile surveillance
  • In retirement, families can benefit

    An American expression that comes to mind at tax time is in this world nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes.  As the country begins reporting its 2017 taxes, the collective mind is focused on this task.  Neither subject is pleasant to think about, but the statement is true. People plan for taxes, but people in their 20s, and
  • CDS Airmen provide essentials to MAFs

    On average, over 400 Airmen are deployed to missile alert facilities in Malmstrom’s 13,800 square-mile missile field. At each MAF, it’s the responsibility of the missile chefs to ensure those Airmen are fed, allowing them to continue the support of the nuclear mission.While missile chefs are responsible for preparing the food, Airmen with the 341st