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  • Behind the Scenes, First Line of Defense: 21st Medical Group Clinical Laboratory

    Laboratory tests are typically part of annual health exams for military and civilian personnel. Patients provide the necessary samples, then they are whisked away and results come back a few hours, days, or weeks later depending on the test. What happens to those samples between when they are given and results are received?
  • Four legged Airmen: Key to safety and security

    On Jan. 8, 2020, one of the gates on Peterson Air Force Base closed, causing increased traffic and backups for individuals trying to navigate in and around Marksheffel and Peterson Road. This was due to a military working dog indicating within seconds that a vehicle was trying to enter the installation with possible explosives.That information
  • Parents’ worst nightmare

    The phone call to their Grand Junction, Colorado home came Feb. 18, 2012. The person on the other end of the line asked Kliffa Hall if her husband, Dennis, was there. When he answered, the caller asked if a colonel had spoken to him. Dennis said no. The caller said she must have gotten the wrong number. With that, all he heard was dial tone.  “At
  • Exercise physiologist extends services for Schriever

    William Goins, 21st Medical Group health promotions flight commander and certified exercise physiologist, is extending his fitness insight and specialty services for Schriever AFB Airmen.
  • ADC, SVC provide independent legal assistance

    For Airmen seeking confidential and independent legal representation not affiliated with any base legal office or wing, the Area Defense Counsel and Special Victims Counsel are free resources available to help.
  • Condor Crest exercise tests 21 SW resiliency

    Several exercises took place across the 21st Space Wing at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, for Condor Crest, May 14 - 17, 2018. Condor Crest is conducted twice a year to keep Airmen alert for any situation.
  • AAPI service members support AF throughout history

    May is Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, set aside to highlight those whose origins constitute this geographical area, and the benefits they bring to the U.S.
  • One last time: Col. Schiess presents final Commander’s Call

    During his last commander’s call, June 21, Col. Doug Schiess, 21st Space Wing commander, said he will miss being part of a wing environment most as he heads to his new assignment in the Pentagon.
  • 10th Space Warning Squadron Change of Command

    Col. Devin Pepper, 21st Operations Group Commander, congratulates the inbound Commander of the 10th Space Warning Squadron, Lt Col Stephen Hobbs, at a change of command ceremony, June 23, 2017, at Cavalier Air Force Station, N.D. The 10th SWS operates and maintains the world's most capable phased-array radar system at the Air Force’s only CONUS Isolated installation.
  • 16th Space Control Squadron Change of Command

    Col Devin Pepper, 21st Operations Group Commander, hands the 16th Space Control Squadron guidon to Lt Col Ernest Schmitt at a change of command ceremony, June 16, 2017, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
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