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148th Fighter Wing

December 5, 2017
Members from the 178th and 179th Airlift Wings from Ohio respond to hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico, unpacking supplies for mobile kitchens. The Duluth 148th is part of the same ongoing effort. Photo by Master Sgt. Lisa Francisplay button
From the Northland to Puerto Rico: 148th members helping with hurricane relief
December 5, 2017 - 6:08pm
May 13, 2017
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan
Congressman's view: For good-paying jobs and better communities, it's time to invest in America's infrastructure
May 13, 2017 - 11:40pm
February 28, 2017
Our View: Jet snub won't doom Duluth
February 28, 2017 - 12:21am
February 23, 2017
An F-16 fighter jet takes off from Duluth International Airport in January 2009 days before the Minnesota Air National Guard 148th Fighter Wing deployed more than 400 troops to the Middle East. (file / News Tribune)
Our View: The 148th a 'quiet' neighbor? Thankfully, no
February 23, 2017 - 12:28am
January 29, 2010
148th recognized for Family Readiness
January 29, 2010 - 11:35am
December 10, 2009
Spending bill includes millions for Duluth-area projects
December 10, 2009 - 7:08pm
October 19, 2009
Members of 148th Fighter Wing deployed
October 19, 2009 - 4:01pm
May 25, 2009
Denfeld senior Evan Blazevic, who has won an appointment to the Air Force Academy, is surrounded in the Hush House hangar at the 148th Fighter Wing Air National Guard Base by family members with a tradition of military service. From left, all with the surname Blazevic, are Evan's grandfather, retired Chief Master Sgt. Jerome; 1st Lt. Mistica, Evan's cousin's wife; Evan's uncles, Master Sgt. Tim and ready reservist Senior Master Sgt. Jerome M.; and Evan's father, Master Sgt. Dave. (Amanda Hansmeyer/ ahans...
Family's 148th tradition leads teen to Air Force Academy
May 25, 2009 - 12:00am
May 13, 2009
One of the 148th Fighter Wing's F-16s approaches the runway earlier this year. The Fighter Wing will be flying extra missions over the next several days as it trains for an operational readiness inspection. (News Tribune file photo)
Noisy few days coming as 148th trains
May 13, 2009 - 8:14am
April 8, 2009
Capt. T.J. Rendulich, of 148th Fighter Wing, was one of two Duluth F-16 pilots who tracked a Cessna stolen from Thunder Bay, Ontario, and flown into the United States on Monday.
Their mission: find a suicidal pilot
April 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 7, 2009
F-16 aircraft from the Air National Guard 148th Fighter Wing in Duluth scrambled and intercepted a plane stolen Monday from Canada. The 148th's planes intercepted the plane near Michigan's Upper Peninsula and the Wisconsin border, according to the North American Aerospace Defense Command. (2007 file / News Tribune)
Duluth airmen track down stolen plane
April 7, 2009 - 10:15am
March 25, 2009
148th sent to help fight flood
March 25, 2009 - 12:00am
March 23, 2009
Command of Duluth's 148th Fighter Wing changes hands
March 23, 2009 - 12:00am
New commander talks about being be part of Duluth's 148th
March 23, 2009 - 12:00am
March 12, 2009
The "burn pit," as it is known by those stationed at the Air Force base in Balad, Iraq, burns almost constantly. An Air Force memo written in 2006   says the pit has been a health concern for several years. (2007 file / News Tribune)play button
Toxic waste was hazardous to 148th troops, memo says
March 12, 2009 - 12:00am