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Military

Hill welcomes Sea Cadet Corps

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Hill Air Force Base is typically known for what it does in the sky, but a new squadron based there will bring the focus to the...


Military

F-35 'Lightning' now OK to fly in lightning storms

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The Air Force says the F-35 can now fly in lightning storms, which seems appropriate, considering the next generation fighter jet...


Military

Official number of Utah veterans is likely wrong says former VA

OGDEN — Terry Schow says that as long as federal dollars for veterans’ programs are doled out to states based on their veteran population,...


Military

Ogden veteran pushes for permanent mental health facility

OGDEN — There seems to be little debate that quality mental health counseling can greatly help a soldier transition from combat to civilian life, but one...


Military

Race against time: State begins World War II history project

OGDEN — It’s been nearly 70 years since the end of the Second World War and with the number of veterans who fought in the conflict on a steady...




Military

Medal of Honor recipient, hero of Firebase 6, speaks at WSU

OGDEN — The horrors he endured in Vietnam were more than 40 years ago, but Brian Thacker says not a day goes by when he doesn’t think back to that...


Military

New vets health care program expanded to spur use

OGDEN — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs hopes a small change will make a big difference in how many veterans have access to a new health care...


Military

Report: F-35 software, cost problems putting program at risk

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — A new report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office says the testing and development of software associated with the F-35 poses...


Government

Obama's whirlwind tour over almost as quickly as it started

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — After a hectic, 15-hour stay in Utah, President Barack Obama boarded Air Force One on the Hill Air Force Base flightline Friday...


Government

Obama praises Hill's progress in renewable energy

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Using Hill Air Force Base’s large solar array farm as both a backdrop and an example, President Barack Obama unveiled a new...

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