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A candidate participating in the 2014 U.S. Army Europe Expert Field Medical Badge event drags a simulated casualty to a safe location Sept. 2 at the Grafenwöhr Training Area. The EFMB is a badge earned by military personnel who compete in various physical and written tests that determine their ability to go above and beyond and effectively perform medical tasks while in a hostile environment.

Army cooks help fuel EFMB candidates

Story and photo by Brandon Beach
21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

Deep in the woods of the Grafenwöhr Training Area, an Army medic runs smack into simulated enemy fire.

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Senior Airman Eli Smith, American Forces Network Kaiserslautern broadcast journalist, DJs a radio morning show Sept. 10 on Vogelweh. AFN Kaiserslautern has provided service to military members since 1954.

AFN gives community news, entertainment, taste of home

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Michael Stuart
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

For more than 50 years, American Forces Network has been a bridge between America and Germany, bringing entertainment and news to the service members and families in the KMC.

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Senior Airman Colin Forney, 86th Communications Squadron postal specialist, sorts packages Sept. 9 at the Ramstein Northside Post Office.

Post office delivers more than just mail

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Stuart
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The 86th Communications Squadron Northside Post Office is known for processing thousands of pieces of mail each day, but few know of their main priority.

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Senior Airman Jeffery Halda, 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron hydrants technician, observes a liquid oxygen tank Sept. 3 on Ramstein.

Cryogenics makes it easy to breathe

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Stuart
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Breathing is one of the most basic, involuntary and often overlooked human actions. At higher altitudes, breathing can quickly become one of the most conscious thoughts as it becomes harder to do.

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Courtesy photoNegligent cooking, such as pouring water on a grease fire, is the No. 1 cause of residential fires.

Stay fire safe around the house

by Master Sgt. Edward J. Seeley Sr.
NCOIC, fire prevention

As we are nearing the anniversary of one of the largest disasters of the 19th century — the great Chicago fire of Oct. 8, 1871 — we must remind ourselves of the importance of safe fire practices.

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A C-130 from the Air National Guard waits on the Ramstein flightline Sept. 3 just days before being loaded up with Army and Air Force paratroopers to support the Steadfast Javelin II exercise. Steadfast Javelin II is a NATO-led exercise involving more than 2,000 service members from several nations. The exercise takes place across Estonia, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland.

Allied partners project power in real-time exercise

Photos by Airman 1st Class Jordan Castelan

               

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Knight’s Brigade teaches future leaders

by Sgt. Daniel L. Wyatt
16th Sustainment Brigade, 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

In back of the formation are Soldiers with odd looking circle emblems where familiar Army rank would usually be located. On their faces, you can see signs of anxiety, excitement, confidence and even a little doubt.

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86th Airman finds true passion in career

86th Airman finds true passion in career

Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Jeremy Bowcock
386th Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs

Southwest Asia — Let’s face it. Every guy has an inner child screaming to get out. And what little boy doesn’t like ripping apart his toys and making a mess of things? But the older most men get the more expensive and fancier the toys. Christopher Moore, vehicle mechanic from […]

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Airmen perform air insertion training

Photos by Airman 1st Class Michael Stuart

           

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Capt. Spanky goes to Sweden

This past weekend my human took me out to see the second largest city in Sweden: Gothenburg.

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