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Hill AFB airmen return from Alaska, ready to fight in the Pacific

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — After a three-week training deployment in Alaska, airmen from Hill Air Force Base say they’re ready if ever called upon to fight a war in the Pacific — at least for the first day.Micah Garbarino, spokesperson for the 388th Fighter Wing, said a large contingent of ...

Weber County recruits to U.S. Army lauded as they prepare to serve

OGDEN — That he would enlist in the <a href="https://www.goarmy.com" target="_blank">U.S. Army</a>, said Griffin Bird, was a no-brainer.“I just feel like it was what I should do. We have a wonderful country and we need people to protect that and I believe I’m ...

Hill airman appears in court on arson charge related to Salt Lake City rioting

SALT LAKE CITY — A Hill Air Force Base airman charged with helping in the destruction of a Salt Lake City police car made his first court appearance Thursday afternoon.The U.S. Attorney’s Office argued in a court document that Larry Raynold Williams Jr. should remain jailed pending trial ...

Hill airman charged in arson of Salt Lake police car during May 30 protests

WEST HAVEN — The FBI arrested a Hill Air Force Base airman at his home in West Haven on Wednesday on accusations that he helped destroy a police car during protests in Salt Lake City.An indictment in U.S. District Court charged Larry Raynold Williams Jr., 22, with arson in the destruction of ...

Hill Aerospace Museum welcomes ‘rare bird’ following reopening

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The Hill Aerospace Museum has opened after a four-month COVID-19 forced closure, just in time to display one of the rarest aircraft in the world.Earlier this month, the museum welcomed a Lockheed F-117A. In a press release, Hill Air Force Base’s 75th Air Base Wing ...

Hill Air Force Base welcomes new top commander

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — There’s a new sheriff in town.Or, more accurately, a new commander.Last week, Hill Air Force Base welcomed a new top leader when Col. Jenise Carroll took command of the 75th Air Base Wing. Carroll follows Col. Jon Eberlan, who is set to take on a position in the ...