Archive for January, 2018


Garrison services affected by government shutdown

Garrison services affected by government shutdown

Please note: Herald-Union.com will not be updated during the shutdown….

January 22, 2018 ×
Fines increase for not forming “Rettungsgasse”

Fines increase for not forming “Rettungsgasse”

Driving on the Autobahn in Germany can be fun and exciting. However, anyone who’s ever been on the Autobahn knows that the opposite of driving at the speed of sound is being stuck in a Stau, or traffic jam. Slow moving or even stationary traffic can be frustrating for drivers who are on their way to work or late for an appointment.

January 18, 2018 ×

Legionella testing to begin

German Final Governing Standards now require annual monitoring of bathroom showers for Legionella bacteria.

January 18, 2018 ×
New weapon training comes  to Europe

New weapon training comes to Europe

HOHENFELS, Germany — For the first time in nearly 15 years, 7th Army Training Command’s Joint Multinational Readiness Center will soon begin observing, coaching and training Soldiers using the FIM-92 Stinger Man-Portable, Air Defense Missile System during future exercises.

January 18, 2018 ×

AAFES to offer streaming Olympic coverage

DALLAS and STAMFORD, Conn. – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service and NBC Olympics announced that U.S. service members worldwide will again be able to watch Olympic streaming coverage from their desktop and personal devices when NBCUniversal presents the XXIII Olympic Winter Games from PyeongChang, South Korea, in February.

January 18, 2018 ×

Take steps to stay safe in winter weather

For many people, working or playing in cold weather can be a positive experience.

January 18, 2018 ×

Wiesbaden Tax Center opening soon for returns

Tax season is here again. The U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Tax Center will open Jan. 31 for free tax preparation and e-filing services.

January 18, 2018 ×

Community notes – January, 2018

MLK observance Community members are invited to attend an observance…

January 18, 2018 ×