Newly obtained documents from a military investigation into sexual assault allegations against President Donald Trump's pick to be No. 2 officer at the Pentagon provide new insight into how a Senate committee decided to recommended the nominee for confirmation, as lawmakers prepare for a final vote early next month.
Air Force Lt. Col. Dan Wallick disappeared while hiking in Colorado, and four days later, his body was recovered from a treacherous cliff. Friends and family remember him as a fun-loving man devoted to God, his family and his country.
Lt. Col. Dan Wallick texted a photo of himself atop Kit Carson Peak and wasn't heard from again. He worked for U.S. Strategic Command from 2015-19 and lived in Papillion.
Gen. John Hyten’s nomination to be vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff appears to be moving forward despite allegations of sexual misconduct.
A senior military officer has told the Associated Press that Gen. John Hyten subjected her to a series of unwanted sexual advances in 2017, and she says he tried to derail her military career after she rebuffed him. Hyten defenders say an Air Force investigation found insufficient evidence of misconduct to support action against him.
Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., a senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, declined to comment on the specific allegations against Gen. John Hyten but noted that an Air Force investigation found insufficient evidence to support a finding of misconduct. She described that investigation as thorough.
After a one-year absence, the Defenders of Freedom Open House and Air Show is returning to Offutt Air Force Base.
OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - An Offutt Airman and his family were recently recognized by the city of Plattsmouth, Neb. with the 2015 Harvest Military Family Award.
Five Airmen from the 55th Force Support Squadron made up the "Dad Bods n Tasty Hogs" team who took first place in the 3rd Annual Bacon Fest's Best Savory Category at the Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center this past weekend.
If you happen to see a small aircraft hovering above Offutt’s base lake, don’t be alarmed. It is more than likely part of a study being conducted by the Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit on the lake’s Zebra Mussel population.
There is a new semi-professional football team in town, the Omaha Stockmen, and Team Offutt is supplying three of their star players, all Sailors from the Naval Operational Support Center - Omaha.
Air Force budget cuts have shrunk Offutt Air Force Base’s heralded Heartland of America Band, but some of the musicians who once thrilled audiences across the Midwest want to show they’ve still got the musical spirit.
The 55th Wing Commander, U.S. Air Force Col. Marty Reynolds, paid a visit to residents of the Eastern Nebraska Veteran’s Home on July 15 where he was greeted with open arms.
The U.S. Air Force Heartland of America Band’s Offutt Brass ensemble performed on “The Morning Blend” show June 25 at KMTV’s studio in Omaha, Nebraska. The Offutt Brass is the smallest of three ensembles that make up the Heartland of America Band, headquartered out of Offutt Air Force Base, …
Team Offutt provided a TC-135W flyover of TD Ameritrade Park on Monday, June 22 during Game One of the College World Series championship series.
Nearly 50 athletes from Offutt Air Foroce Base and the greater Omaha area participated in the June fitness event that has been held annually at Offutt since 2013.
Each year Offutt Air Force Base serves as a host one of the eight teams in Omaha for the College World Series.
OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. — U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) senior leaders joined Nebraska government officials, veterans and community members over the weekend at Memorial Day recognition events throughout Omaha and the surrounding area to remember, respect and honor those who gave th…
Members of Team Offutt assisted high school students from Bellevue West High School with a year-long experimental project designed to collect meteorological data high over the skies of Nebraska.
OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. – The Airmen and Family Readiness center hosted approximately 250 local fifth and sixth graders for a Junior Pre-Deployment Function April 9, to include students from six schools and a few home-schooled children.
OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. — Little did thirteen-year-old Jason Cruise, Jr., son of Jason Cruise, 55th Civil Engineer Squadron equipment operator, and Collette Cruise, U.S. Strategic Command directorate records officer, know that when he decided to take up golf it would land him in at the n…
Known for its ability to make listeners want to get up and move, Latin music is globally recognized for its upbeat tempo and captivating sounds.
OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. – The 343rd Recruiting Squadron hosted eight educators from across the region for a base tour March 13, with the farthest attendees coming from Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. — Members of Team Offutt recently joined with Bancroft Elementary in Omaha to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday with a program called Read Across America.