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Members of Trace Team One work together to track the spread of COVID-19 at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden, April 8. Five trace teams work together to monitor community members who have been tested for the virus and to assist them with their quarantine.

Trace team tracks COVID-19 cases

As the world adjusts to life with COVID-19, the U.S. Army Europe community works to curb the virus’ effects in its footprint. On the frontline of the effort is the Trace Team. 

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Eric Moser, seventh grader at Wiesbaden Middle School, works on a lesson at his home April 13.

DoDEA schools move to online

The evolution of Department of Defense Education Activity education in the Wiesbaden community has been a Herculean exercise in collaboration and creativity. In less than a week, area schools transformed in-classroom instruction to virtual learning.

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Task Force provides community resources

“Task Force Wellness recognizes that individuals and communities are made up of many different parts,” said Chap. (Lt. Col.) Jeff Dillard, the U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden chaplain and co-leader of the task force. “We’re made up of many different parts; we are physical beings, spiritual beings and relational beings.”

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Landstuhl Regional Medical Center’s panels for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2019-Novel Coronavirus Real-Time Reverse Transcriptase Diagnostic Panel, a CDC-developed laboratory test kit to detect 2019 novel coronavirus.

LRMC’s process for COVID-19 testing

On Saturday, March 14, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center opened the doors to its COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Screening Center in an effort to reduce risk exposure and spread of the virus.

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Clean Team takes preventive measures

Clean Team takes preventive measures

Members of U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden’s Clean Team set up hand washing and sanitizing stations at the Mission Command Center and other high-traffic locations around post March 23 and have implemented measures to promote physical distancing to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

March 25, 2020 ×
Photos by Emily Jennings/USAG Wiesbaden Public Affairs
 Students from Department of Defense Education Activity-Europe schools participate in the Culinary Arts Festival of Europe Feb. 12 at Army Community Service.

Students participate in Culinary Arts Festival

Students from across the continent came to U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden for the Culinary Arts Festival of Europe Feb. 12 at Army Community Service.

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A screen shot shows Garrison Commander Col. Noah Cloud and Deputy Garrison Commander Scott Mowry during the Facebook Live town hall March 4.

Facebook Live town hall reaches more than 130; more events planned

On March 4, U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Commander Col. Noah Cloud, joined by Deputy Garrison Commander Scott Mowry, hosted the garrison’s first town hall live via Facebook.

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Photo by Emily Jennings/USAG Wiesbaden Public Affairs

New Kantine now open

The Deutsche Kantine has reopened under new management. The restaurant will serve breakfast from 6:30 to 10 a.m. and lunch from  11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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