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Federal Tipoffs Involving Montana Newsletter for Sunday December 01, 2019 ( 5 items )  

Barksdale Air Force Base Wins Best Bomb Wing
BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, Louisiana, Nov. 25 -- The U.S. Air Force issued the following news: Global Strike Challenge 2019 concluded with Air Force Global Strike Command announcing the winners at a scoreposting event here, Nov. 20. Global Strike Challenge is the world's premier bomber, intercontinental ballistic missile, helicopter operations, maintenance and security forces competition. The 2nd Bomb Wing at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, won the Fairchild Trophy for the best bomb wing   more

Corps Seeks Public Comment on Improvements to Water Distribution System in Harlowton
HARLOWTON, Montana, Nov. 25 -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued the following news release: A proposal to improve the water distribution system for Harlowton, Montana is currently available for public comment through Dec. 27, 2019. Proposed improvements to the water distribution system include replacement of approximately 650 linear feet of 12-inch PVC water main, 810 linear feet of 8-inch PVC water main, 500 linear feet of 6-inch ductile iron water main, 4,230 linear feet of 6-inch PVC  more

Malmstrom Air Force Base Makes History With Global Strike Challenge 2019
MALMSTROM AIR FORCE BASE, Montana, Nov. 26 -- The U.S. Air Force (341st Missile Wing) issued the following news: Team Malmstrom made history this year with the Global Strike Challenge 2019: by taking home the Blanchard Trophy for Best Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Wing for the third consecutive year in a row. Awarded since 1967, the Blanchard Trophy is a rotational legacy trophy given to the best missile wing. It is named in honor of Gen. William H. Blanchard, who served as Strategic Air   more

Malmstrom Air Force Base: TRICARE Open Season: Time to Pick a Plan
MALMSTROM AIR FORCE BASE, Montana, Nov. 26 -- The U.S. Air Force (341st Missile Wing) issued the following news: The TRICARE Open Season is in full swing until Dec. 9. During this time, beneficiaries can enroll in or change their TRICARE plan. Picking a health plan is an important and personal decision. If a member wants more flexibility in their choices of providers, a primary doctor to manage and coordinate overall care, there are some items to consider while comparing TRICARE Prime and TRIC  more

Rural Development - Montana Office: USDA Invests in Benefis Hospitals, Inc. Project for Rural Health Care Access
BOZEMAN, Montana, Nov. 20 -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development - Montana office issued the following news release: Montana State Director for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Charles Robison today announced that USDA is investing in a Benefis Hospitals, Inc. telemedicine project. USDA is providing the funding through the Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) grant program. "The Trump Administration is dedicated to improving rural prosperity, and t  more