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  • Nurse Advice Line in place to help

    It’s 4 p.m. on a Monday afternoon and you’ve hurt your back carrying a bag of groceries up the stairs. Or it’s Sunday morning and your child wakes up with a fever and a sore throat. More often than not, medical concerns seemingly arise out of nowhere. When it’s after normal clinic hours, what is the

  • Mission first, people always

    “Mission first, people always.” This saying, or some variation of it, is common throughout the Air Force as a direction for good leadership. I admit, as a young NCO I often scoffed at it. I tend to look at things mathematically. If I’m going to dedicate myself 100 percent to the mission, how can I

  • Basics of Divorce in Washington State Part 3 of 3: Child Custody and Support

    Divorce, or dissolution as it is known in Washington, can be a stressful time for a couple or a family. The Basics of Divorce series is meant to relieve some stress by providing general legal information for those considering a divorce in the state of Washington.If a divorcing couple has one or more

  • A History of the LGBT Rights Movement

    On June 28, 1969, the police conducted a routine raid on the Stonewall Inn. Upon entering the establishment, they were greeted by 200 gays and lesbians ready to fight back for their First Amendment right to freedom of assembly. Over the next six days, more than 1,000 members of the Lesbian Gay

  • Basics of Divorce in Washington State Part 2 of 3: Property Division

    Divorce, or dissolution as it is known in Washington, can be a stressful time for a couple or a family. The Basics of Divorce series is meant to relieve some stress by providing general legal information for those considering a divorce in the state of Washington.When a couple divorces, the

  • Basics of Divorce in Washington State - Part 1 of 3: Filing for Divorce

    Divorce, or dissolution as it is known in Washington state, can be a stressful time for a couple or a family. The Basics of Divorce series is meant to relieve some stress by providing general legal information for those considering a divorce in the state of Washington.A Washington court can grant a

  • Millennial Airmen

    "I think millennials are a generation unlike anything we've ever seen." -- Chelsea KrostIt was a post like nothing I've seen. A millennial talking trash about millennials. There she was, a young lady in her early twenties, rattling off all of the popular criticisms of her own generation she believes

  • Learning from the Holocaust: Acts of Courage

    This year, the Holocaust Remembrance Week precedes Nurses Week. In reflecting upon the fighting spirit of Holocaust survivors and how this contributed to the advancement of humankind, the actions and contributions of women who were nurses imprisoned in the concentration camps and how they were able

  • Informal leaders make a difference

    Are you taking advantage of the leadership opportunities in front of you? Do you pick up the ball and run with it when it comes to taking care of issues that impact your work center? I'm talking about that individual who has no formal title or authority but influences everyone around them. We've all

  • Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act and interest rates

    Are your interest rates too high? If you are paying more than six percent, then the answer is probably "yes."If you are paying more than six percent interest on debts incurred before entry on active duty, you may qualify to have your interest rate reduced to six percent. This includes most financial