Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Hill Air Force Base en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:38:58 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 5 books that share Utah's history, outdoors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619788/5-books-that-share-Utahs-history-outdoors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619788/5-books-that-share-Utahs-history-outdoors.html These books share an aspect of Utah, from ballet to mining to the outdoors. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 23:20:00 MST Utah has no plans to sue Colorado over marijuana 'today,' Herbert says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619056/Utah-has-no-plans-to-sue-Colorado-over-marijuana-today-Herbert-says.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619056/Utah-has-no-plans-to-sue-Colorado-over-marijuana-today-Herbert-says.html From Healthy Utah, the Utah Test and Training Range to the issue of marijuana legalization, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert covered an... Tue, 06 Jan 2015 17:45:00 MST Hill Air Force Base officials release name of airman, wife, killed in rollover http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617746/Hill-Air-Force-Base-officials-release-name-of-airman-wife-killed-in-rollover.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617746/Hill-Air-Force-Base-officials-release-name-of-airman-wife-killed-in-rollover.html Hill Air Force Base officials identified Staff Sgt. Derek Ramos, 34, and his wife, Emily, as the victims killed in a rollover... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:53:51 MST Hill AFB airman, woman killed, 2 children injured in Bountiful rollover http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617662/Hill-AFB-airman-woman-killed-2-children-injured-in-Bountiful-rollover.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617662/Hill-AFB-airman-woman-killed-2-children-injured-in-Bountiful-rollover.html An airman from Hill Air Force Base and a woman were killed and two children were injured Saturday in single-vehicle rollover... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 16:30:00 MST Several groups providing Thanksgiving meals this week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616457/Several-groups-providing-Thanksgiving-meals-this-week.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616457/Several-groups-providing-Thanksgiving-meals-this-week.html Dozens of agencies are willing to provide either supplies or meals for those in need this holiday. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:55:00 MST Retiring House speaker wants place at table for lawmakers on testing range expansion http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615941/Retiring-House-speaker-wants-place-at-table-for-lawmakers-on-testing-range-expansion.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615941/Retiring-House-speaker-wants-place-at-table-for-lawmakers-on-testing-range-expansion.html Retiring House Speaker Becky Lockhart, R-Provo, said Wednesday lawmakers need to be involved in the negotiations to expand... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:47:44 MST 1st District race features Donna McAleer challenging Rob Bishop – again http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613498/1st-District-race-features-Donna-McAleer-challenging-Rob-Bishop-1-again.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613498/1st-District-race-features-Donna-McAleer-challenging-Rob-Bishop-1-again.html Two candidates who marched down the same campaign trail two years ago are once again making a bid for the seat in Utah's 1st... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:05:00 MDT Defense department wants to expand Utah Test and Training Range http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613095/Defense-department-wants-to-expand-Utah-Test-and-Training-Range.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613095/Defense-department-wants-to-expand-Utah-Test-and-Training-Range.html A fledgling proposal to significantly expand the Utah Test and Training Range has prompted an informational meeting in Juab... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:30:00 MDT Singers of all ages try out to sing the national anthem at Jazz games http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612858/Singers-of-all-ages-try-out-to-sing-the-national-anthem-at-Jazz-games.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612858/Singers-of-all-ages-try-out-to-sing-the-national-anthem-at-Jazz-games.html Individuals and small groups of up to eight people perform the national anthem during tryouts at EnergySolutions Arena in... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:34:12 MDT Richard Davis: Gather the family for a civics lesson — Watch the debates http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612122/Gather-the-family-for-a-civics-lesson-2-Watch-the-debates.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612122/Gather-the-family-for-a-civics-lesson-2-Watch-the-debates.html In recent years, candidate communication with voters has been dominated by sound bites. But this year Utah voters can go... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MDT Photos: Cockpit closeup at Wings and Wheels food drive http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611411/Photos-Cockpit-closeup-at-Wings-and-Wheels-food-drive.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611411/Photos-Cockpit-closeup-at-Wings-and-Wheels-food-drive.html Kids of all ages explored some extraordinary aircraft and vintage vehicles Saturday during the Wings and Wheels food drive. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18:28:24 MDT Tipped tanker, potential chemical spill closes roads near Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611371/Tipped-tanker-potential-chemical-spill-closes-roads-near-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611371/Tipped-tanker-potential-chemical-spill-closes-roads-near-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html A tipped tanker caused a chemical spill scare and traffic delays near Hill Air Force Base on Friday. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:07:30 MDT Community bands together to build home for family http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611140/Community-bands-together-to-build-home-for-family.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611140/Community-bands-together-to-build-home-for-family.html People in Brigham City are building a home for the Sleight family. Evan Sleight was paralyzed from the neck down in a car... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:28:04 MDT Utahns hear booms as HAFB detonates rocket motors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610534/Utahns-hear-booms-as-HAFB-detonates-rocket-motors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610534/Utahns-hear-booms-as-HAFB-detonates-rocket-motors.html Hill Air Force Base detonated two Trident ballistic missile rocket motors in the western desert on Monday, sending booms from... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:15:00 MDT UTA offers buses between Clearfield station, HAFB http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609877/UTA-offers-buses-between-Clearfield-station-HAFB.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609877/UTA-offers-buses-between-Clearfield-station-HAFB.html The Utah Transit Authority is offering a chance to try bus service between the Clearfield FrontRunner station and Hill Air... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:10:00 MDT U.S. Air Force: 3,459 positions to be cut; 27 at Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656717/US-Air-Force-3459-positions-to-be-cut-27-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656717/US-Air-Force-3459-positions-to-be-cut-27-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html The Air Force said Monday it will eliminate nearly 3,500 positions over the next five years, with Virginia being harder hit... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:58:56 MDT 'Warriors Over The Wasatch' air show draws thousands of Utahns to Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606033/Warriors-Over-The-Wasatch-air-show-draws-thousands-of-Utahns-to-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606033/Warriors-Over-The-Wasatch-air-show-draws-thousands-of-Utahns-to-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html Hill Air Force Base's open house showcased service members and the military capabilities of the U.S. Air Force. The biannual... Sun, 29 Jun 2014 18:19:20 MDT Utah teacher named 'Hometown Hero,’ flies with Air Force Thunderbirds http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605959/Utah-teacher-named-Hometown-Hero7-flies-with-Air-Force-Thunderbirds.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605959/Utah-teacher-named-Hometown-Hero7-flies-with-Air-Force-Thunderbirds.html The Thunderbirds air show is this weekend. For each show, they choose a hometown hero to go up in an F-16. Becky Austad of... Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:16:29 MDT Photos: Hill Air Force Base prepares for air show this weekend http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605882/Photos-Hill-Air-Force-Base-prepares-for-air-show-this-weekend.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605882/Photos-Hill-Air-Force-Base-prepares-for-air-show-this-weekend.html The Air Force Thunderbirds took to the skies Thursday to practice their exhibitions for an upcoming air show. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 06:55:34 MDT Make-A-Wish helps kids become fighter pilots for a day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605152/Make-A-Wish-helps-kids-become-fighter-pilots-for-a-day.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605152/Make-A-Wish-helps-kids-become-fighter-pilots-for-a-day.html Nine children and their families, with the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah, got a chance to experience what... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 19:25:00 MDT Viewing scheduled, fund established for slain Layton mom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604997/Viewing-scheduled-fund-established-for-slain-Layton-mom.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604997/Viewing-scheduled-fund-established-for-slain-Layton-mom.html A viewing has been scheduled for Kaylynn Spackman, a Layton mother and Hill Air Force Base employee who was stabbed to death... Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:15:00 MDT Airmen reunited with families after deployment http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601591/Airmen-reunited-with-families-after-deployment.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601591/Airmen-reunited-with-families-after-deployment.html Families were reunited Tuesday as more than 130 airmen from the 388th Fighter Wing and Air Force Reserve 419th Fighter Wing... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:19:20 MDT 'Lone Survivor' drill in west desert prepares troops for the real thing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600883/Lone-Survivor-drill-in-west-desert-prepares-troops-for-the-real-thing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600883/Lone-Survivor-drill-in-west-desert-prepares-troops-for-the-real-thing.html The Utah National Guard and Hill Air Force Base conducted a unique training exercise on Saturday, combining forces to conduct... Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:05:00 MDT Letter: Shortsighted housing decision http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600722/Shortsighted-housing-decision.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600722/Shortsighted-housing-decision.html Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT UTA to offer new bus service to Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599528/UTA-to-offer-new-bus-service-to-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599528/UTA-to-offer-new-bus-service-to-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html The Utah Transit Authority on Wednesday announced two bus routes connecting the base with FrontRunner’s Clearfield... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:30:53 MDT More than 50 Hill Air Force Base families gather, bond before deployment http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598758/More-than-50-Hill-Air-Force-Base-families-gather-bond-before-deployment.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598758/More-than-50-Hill-Air-Force-Base-families-gather-bond-before-deployment.html More than 50 Hill Air Force Base families gathered for a weekend of skiing, hiking and dancing. They were invited to a... Sat, 15 Mar 2014 19:05:00 MDT Retired firefighter becomes honorary chief on his 100th birthday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590521/Retired-firefighter-becomes-honorary-chief-on-his-100th-birthday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590521/Retired-firefighter-becomes-honorary-chief-on-his-100th-birthday.html To thank and honor Shirley LeRoy Ball for his decades of service as a Hill Air Force Base firefighter, he became an honorary... Wed, 13 Nov 2013 17:21:31 MST Airmen sharpen combat skills with intense wartime mission training http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589114/Airmen-sharpen-combat-skills-with-intense-wartime-mission-training.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589114/Airmen-sharpen-combat-skills-with-intense-wartime-mission-training.html Members of the 729th Air Control Squadron conduct wartime mission training at Hill Air Force Base. Thu, 24 Oct 2013 19:26:56 MDT Job fair for veterans, military to be held Oct. 30 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588356/Job-fair-for-veterans-military-to-be-held-Oct-30.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588356/Job-fair-for-veterans-military-to-be-held-Oct-30.html A Hiring Our Heroes job fair for veterans, active-duty military, members of the National Guard, Reserve and military spouses... Mon, 14 Oct 2013 11:05:46 MDT Hill Air Force Base, Utah National Guard workers back on the job http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587882/Hill-Air-Force-Base-Utah-National-Guard-workers-back-on-the-job.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587882/Hill-Air-Force-Base-Utah-National-Guard-workers-back-on-the-job.html Nearly 4,000 Hill Air Force Base and Utah National Guard workers were back on the job Monday, though the government shutdown... Mon, 07 Oct 2013 14:15:00 MDT Furloughed federal workers may be going back to work at Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587772/Furloughed-federal-workers-may-be-going-back-to-work-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587772/Furloughed-federal-workers-may-be-going-back-to-work-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html Many furloughed workers at Hill Air Force Base may be able to return to work, per the Pay Our Military Act, which was signed... Sat, 05 Oct 2013 16:38:23 MDT Democrat Donna McAleer announces she's challenging Rep. Rob Bishop http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587679/Democrat-Donna-McAleer-announces-shes-challenging-Rep-Rob-Bishop.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587679/Democrat-Donna-McAleer-announces-shes-challenging-Rep-Rob-Bishop.html Democrat Donna McAleer on Friday announced her second bid to unseat Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, saying Utahns are being held... Fri, 04 Oct 2013 14:35:00 MDT Frustration growing for federal employees shut out of work http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587627/Frustration-growing-for-federal-employees-shut-out-of-work.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587627/Frustration-growing-for-federal-employees-shut-out-of-work.html Nearly 100 protestors, including members from two unions of federal employees, picketed outside the Federal Building in Ogden... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 20:43:29 MDT Frustration grows for furloughed Utahns as GOP, Dems dig in heels http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587552/Frustration-grows-for-furloughed-Utahns-as-GOP-Dems-dig-in-heels.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587552/Frustration-grows-for-furloughed-Utahns-as-GOP-Dems-dig-in-heels.html Frustration mounts for furloughed Utahns as the shutdown showdown between Republicans and Democrats intensifies. Wed, 02 Oct 2013 20:57:32 MDT Hill Air Force Base employees protest government shutdown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587481/Hill-Air-Force-Base-employees-protest-government-shutdown.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587481/Hill-Air-Force-Base-employees-protest-government-shutdown.html More than 50 Hill Air Force Base employees stood outside the base's south entrance Tuesday afternoon in protest of a... Tue, 01 Oct 2013 20:40:00 MDT Utah national parks, military workers feels bite of government shutdown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587451/Utah-national-parks-military-workers-feels-bite-of-government-shutdown.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587451/Utah-national-parks-military-workers-feels-bite-of-government-shutdown.html The government shutdown puts thousands of Utahns out of work and stymies the economy around the state's national parks. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 14:55:00 MDT Orrin Hatch, Rob Bishop tout importance of F-35 at Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585061/Orrin-Hatch-Rob-Bishop-tout-importance-of-F-35-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585061/Orrin-Hatch-Rob-Bishop-tout-importance-of-F-35-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html Hill Air Force Base will soon become one of the first military installations in the nation to fly the F-35 Lightning II... Wed, 21 Aug 2013 19:16:51 MDT Layton opens firefighter training facility http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583883/Layton-opens-firefighter-training-facility.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583883/Layton-opens-firefighter-training-facility.html The Layton Fire Department has opened its new training facility at 1890 N. Fort Lane. Wed, 31 Jul 2013 12:20:43 MDT My view: Stericycle should stop incinerating http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634734/Stericycle-should-stop-incinerating.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634734/Stericycle-should-stop-incinerating.html Stericycle in North Salt Lake, the hospital waste incinerator, as a relatively minor ingredient in the larger pollution stew,... Fri, 26 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Air Force couples enjoy sweet reunions after stressful deployment (+photos) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583443/Air-Force-couples-enjoy-sweet-reunions-after-stressful-deployment-photos.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583443/Air-Force-couples-enjoy-sweet-reunions-after-stressful-deployment-photos.html About 120 members of the 729th Air Control Squadron returned to Hill Air Force Base on Sunday after nearly seven months in... Sun, 21 Jul 2013 22:51:07 MDT In our opinion: Sequestration warnings sound a lot like crying wolf http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633905/Sequestration-warnings-sound-a-lot-like-crying-wolf.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633905/Sequestration-warnings-sound-a-lot-like-crying-wolf.html As summer begins its inevitable slide into fall, get ready to hear more dire predictions out of Washington. The next round of... Mon, 15 Jul 2013 12:42:48 MDT Letters: Flyover woes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631046/Flyover-woes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631046/Flyover-woes.html Thursday was Graduation Day at the United States Air Force Academy. Sat, 01 Jun 2013 00:00:00 MDT Air Force to consolidate F-22 Raptor operations at Hill AFB http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580857/Air-Force-to-consolidate-F-22-Raptor-operations-at-Hill-AFB.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580857/Air-Force-to-consolidate-F-22-Raptor-operations-at-Hill-AFB.html Roughly 200 new military and civilian jobs in Utah were created Wednesday when the U.S. Air Force announced the consolidation... Wed, 29 May 2013 19:38:10 MDT Students blend learning, fun at annual physics day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580243/Students-blend-learning-fun-at-annual-physics-day.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580243/Students-blend-learning-fun-at-annual-physics-day.html More than 5,000 students from the Intermountain West participated in a special physics day Friday at Lagoon. Fri, 17 May 2013 16:34:51 MDT Rep. Bishop not ecstatic about military furlough http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580072/Rep-Bishop-not-ecstatic-about-military-furlough.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580072/Rep-Bishop-not-ecstatic-about-military-furlough.html The Pentagon says budgets cuts will force most of its civilian workforce to take 11 unpaid leave days this year. Wed, 15 May 2013 14:50:00 MDT Future of Ogden airport tower still not clear; Lee, Bishop seek answers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579454/Future-of-Ogden-airport-tower-still-not-clear-Lee-Bishop-seek-answers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579454/Future-of-Ogden-airport-tower-still-not-clear-Lee-Bishop-seek-answers.html Ed Brundage, the air traffic manager at the Ogden-Hinckley Airport, said Friday he still doesn't know whether the tower will... Fri, 03 May 2013 18:20:00 MDT F-16 pilots return to Hill AFB after deployment in Korea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579142/F-16-pilots-return-to-Hill-AFB-after-deployment-in-Korea.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579142/F-16-pilots-return-to-Hill-AFB-after-deployment-in-Korea.html Five F-16 pilots from the 388th Fighter Wing returned Sunday after a six-month deployment to Kunsan Air Base in South Korea. Sun, 28 Apr 2013 21:05:00 MDT Students at Ogden elementary school evacuated due to bomb threat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578822/Students-at-Ogden-elementary-school-evacuated-due-to-bomb-threat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578822/Students-at-Ogden-elementary-school-evacuated-due-to-bomb-threat.html Students at Shadow Valley Elementary in Ogden were evacuated Tuesday due to a bomb threat. Tue, 23 Apr 2013 16:07:53 MDT Photo gallery: Airmen from the 388th Fighter Wing return from Korea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578781/Photo-gallery-Airmen-from-the-388th-Fighter-Wing-return-from-Korea.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578781/Photo-gallery-Airmen-from-the-388th-Fighter-Wing-return-from-Korea.html Nearly 150 airmen from the 388th Fighter Wing returned home to Utah Monday from a six-month deployment to Korea. Mon, 22 Apr 2013 17:15:00 MDT Suspected pipe bomb forces evacuation of Layton elementary school http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578767/Suspected-pipe-bomb-forces-evacuation-of-Layton-elementary-school.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578767/Suspected-pipe-bomb-forces-evacuation-of-Layton-elementary-school.html A suspicious device was found at Mountain View Elementary on Monday, prompting officials to evacuate the school and cancel... Mon, 22 Apr 2013 13:25:00 MDT