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Ramstein leaders discuss extended lockdown, COVID-19 vaccine

Ramstein leaders discuss extended lockdown, COVID-19 vaccine

Leaders from Ramstein Air Base hosted a virtual Town Hall Monday to address Germany’s extended lockdown measures and the base’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts. With COVID-19 cases trending in the wrong direction, German officials announced more restrictive mitigation measures effective Jan. 11 and lasting until the end of the month. Four […]

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Joint Chiefs of Staff: Message to the Joint Force

Joint Chiefs of Staff: Message to the Joint Force

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Commentary

Commentary: Pearls of leadership philosophy

Commentary: Pearls of leadership philosophy

I’ve been in positions of leadership most of my career, and during those years, I’ve learned extensively about the difference, in my opinion, between a bad leader and a good leader. Some of those lessons I learned the hard way, through trial and error and humbly overcoming those mistakes. But […]

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AFAFRICA commander reaffirms US military commitment to North Africa

AFAFRICA commander reaffirms US military commitment to North Africa

Gen. Jeff Harrigian, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, traveled to Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Tunis, Tunisia, and Algiers, Algeria, Jan. 4-7 to meet with service members and key defense leaders in the region. During the trip, Gen. Harrigian recognized the outstanding accomplishments of service members at […]

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KMC Blotter

January 4 1:50 p.m.: Larceny of private property in Ramstein-Miesenbach January 5 9:26 a.m.: Theft in Mackenbach 11:47 a.m.: Damage to private property in Queidersbach January 6 5:50 p.m.: Animal bite in Bann January 7 3:43 p.m.: Major vehicle collision in Kollweiler 6 p.m.: Operating a USAREUR plated vehicle with […]

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CFC-Overseas winds down, keyworkers push for strong finish

CFC-Overseas winds down, keyworkers push for strong finish

With a time-consuming focus on adjusting to and combatting a worldwide pandemic, many routine programs and services have been curtailed, cancelled or quietly vying for attention in the background. The annual Combined Federal Campaign-Overseas is among the latter, having kicked off in October, but taking a back seat to more […]

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New year, new due

New year, new due

The financial boost Ramstein Airmen and Air Force civilians received in recent paychecks will be one more thing left behind in 2020. To ease financial strain caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, a presidential memo signed Aug. 8, 2020, authorized the Defense Finance and Accounting Service to temporarily pause the 6.2% […]

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USAG RP Army Emergency Relief ready to start new year

USAG RP Army Emergency Relief ready to start new year

Army Emergency Relief is a private, 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization that was created to provide funds to help Soldiers with unexpected immediate financial needs like rent, utilities, emergency travel, and more. This year marks the 78th year AER has been helping Soldiers and their families. “Army Emergency Relief is the […]

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KMC Blotter

December 21 9 p.m.: Theft in Kaiserslautern December 22 9:30 p.m.: Operating a USAREUR plated vehicle without a USAREUR license in Kaiserslautern December 23 9:30 a.m.: Theft in Kindsbach 7:15 p.m.: Major traffic collision/driving under the influence in Kaiserslautern 8:08 p.m.: Larceny of government/private property in Kindsbach December 24 3:30 […]

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Air Force rolls out GO Inspire program to increase diversity, attract future leaders

Air Force rolls out GO Inspire program to increase diversity, attract future leaders

Air Force Recruiting Service announced the establishment of a program designed to increase diversity in ranks of the two services while attracting the next generation of Airmen and Guardians. The program dubbed “GO Inspire” began Jan. 1 and rallies general officers to hit the streets with teams of top Airmen […]

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