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The Kwajalein hourglass

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S a f e t y e x p e r t s Safety experts t e a c h c l a s s e s teach classes — P a g e 7 — Page 7 ( M i c r o w a v e o r c r o c k p o t c o o k i n g i n B Q r o o m s c a n p r o d u c e s o m e d e l i c i o u s m e a l s (Microwave or crockpot cooking in BQ rooms can produce some delicious meals. F o r m o r e s e e P a g e 4 ) For more, see Page 4.) ( I l l u s t r a t i o n b y E l i z a b e t h D a v i e ) (Illustration by Elizabeth Davie) M e d i c a l r e c o r d s Medical records a r e c o n d e n t i a l are con dential — P a g e 3 — Page 3 R a d a r i n c r e a s e s Radar increases a i r s a f e t y air safety — P a g e 6 — Page 6

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 2The Hourglass is named for the insignia of the U.S. Army 7th Infantry Division, which liberated the island from the forces of Imperial Japan on Feb 4, 1944. The Kwajalein Hourglass is an authorized publication for military personnel, federal employees, contractor workers and their families assigned to USAKA. Contents of the Hourglass are not necessarily of cial views of, or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, Department of Defense, Department of the Army or USAKA. It is published Wednesdays and Saturdays in accordance with Army Regulation 360-1 and using a network printer by Kwajalein Range Services editorial staff, P.O. Box 23, APO AP 96555. Phone: Autovon 254-3539; local 53539. Printed circulation: 2,000The Kwajalein HourglassCommanding Of cer...COL Beverly StipeEditor...............................Nell Drumheller Assistant Editor......................Mig Owens Graphics Designer....................Dan Adler Reporter............................Elizabeth Davie Circulation........................Will O'Connell Commentary My really long day of boat owningI’d like to tell you about the day I owned a boat. It was one of those days. A friend of mine recently PCS’d before he could sell his boat. He asked me if I would sign for his boat and help him sell it. In the meantime, he encouraged me to use it. So, I decided to take it out for a ride. I’ve never owned a boat before, so this was kind of a thrill, like the rst time you got to drive your own car or moved into your rst apartment. The novelty was intriguing and heady. I had moved up in the world from boat renter to boat owner, a very special class of humanity.I invited a couple of friends to go shing in a “private boat” free from the restrictions of the B-boat range, free from the con ning hours of the small boat marina, free from the signup book of available boats. We’re in a private boat now! This also meant we were free from the services of the marina, like a full tank of gas, ready maintenance support, and, oh yeah, we had to put the boat in the water. When all the B-boats had long since left the harbor, we were sitting in line with other private boats waiting our turn at the pump. While we were there, we saw a large turtle wave at us and gured this was an excellent sign for our shing trip. We traveled well beyond the B-boat range all the way up to Legan (how adventurous), got into a bird pile and picked up … nothing. We decided to venture out, far away from the reef hoping to spot a large school of ahi. We did nd a small school of aku and picked up a couple. We decided to head south. Just past south pass and behind Carlson (very much in B-boat range) was the huge school of ahi we were looking for. 15 pounders, 30 pounders, a couple of 60 pounders ying out of the water that was foaming with bait sh covered in blackbirds. We struck the mother load. Because we were in a private boat, we could sh here all day.After three long hours of working that school that was so thick that birds hit our lines multiple times and sh were leaping so much we thought one might land in the boat, we had one aku. We did have a yellow n for a few minutes, but he brushed us off. The entire afternoon reminded me of high school when the prettiest girl in class talks to you in a very friendly way and means absolutely nothing by it. It’s just a tease.Finally, we turned towards SAR pass. I was dejected, upset, frustrated but I was still in a private boat which meant that in addition to having hardly any sh in the cooler, I would need to haul the boat out of the water, drag it down to the boat house, clean it, ush the engines and put away all the gear. Then it hit me. Why am I so upset? I spent a magni cent day on the beautiful, tropical, calm Paci c Ocean with good friends in a private boat shing. We saw a marvelous display of God’s glorious creation and I walk away disappointed because I don’t have sashimi? That’s silly. It was an epiphany of perspective. We love to complain and murmur about our half lled glass and miss the refreshment of the half dozen glasses that are lled to over owing. Well, the boat is sold so I’m back in line for a B-boat, but any chance I have to look out on this glorious corner of creation in the company of good friends, I’ll do it with a smile because that’s what it’s about and I will try to refrain from saying, “I’ve learned my lesson Lord, can I have my yellow n now?”To people who don't use the hand sanitizer at CafŽ Paci c before getting in the food line and who don't take food trays to the dishwashing area. To the teenagers who helped clean up the Richardson Theater after the Star Warsmovie Saturday night. Without your help, the theater would have been a sorry mess because of litter bugs.

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S a t ur d ay, A u g 27 2005 Th e K wa j a l e i n H our gl as s 3 No loose lips Hospital employees committed tokeeping medical records confidentialBy Nell M. Drumheller EditorEmployees of the Kwajalein Hospital complete annual training to make sure they know how to keep medical information con dential. According to Beth Turnbaugh, hospital administrator, each medical service employee signs a con dentiality commitment when they start work and annually after that. Failure to live up to the con dentiality commitment may lead to discipline up to termination of employment. An exception to the medical con dentiality policy is if a patient has an illness or disease that has a bearing on community health. Those cases are reported to the U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll and Kwajalein Range Services leadership. Turnbaugh said that such information is limited to general details that do not provide patient identification. Examples of such illness might be cholera or other diseases that are associated with epidemics. Other conditions that have a bearing on the security of USAKA may be reported but identity of individuals would not be divulged unless there is an established understanding with the affected individual that this will take place or identifying the patient is necessary to prevent imminent serious harm to the patient or others. Turnbaugh stated that the only people who have access to medical information are those who are required to assess and document the medical condition and generate needed billing documents. This may range from a single clinician to a receptionist/nurse/ physician/medical records person/billing department/ workers comp/quality assurance personnel. Disclosure or release of patient health care information to anyone else requires patient consent. According to hospital of cials, individuals who want portions of their medical record placed in a separate secure le may request that this be done. All employee assistance plan encounters with Marion Ruf ng are privileged and records may only be released with patient consent or as required by law (for example under a court order). Medical information confidentiality at the Kwajalein Hospital mimics that of a community hospital. “Although it may not be fully applicable here on Kwajalein, the hospital follows the standards established under HIPAA [the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act] as its standard of performance,” Turnbaugh said. She added that con dentiality is expected to be the same as would usually be expected from a community hospital in the states. (Photo by Elizabeth Davie) PromotionMaj. Mike Russell was promoted from the rank of captain Thursday on RoiNamur. Russell was pinned by his wife Janet and Lt. Col. Justin Hirniak. The ceremony was held on the roof of the TRADEX building. Upon promotion Russell, who held a commission in the U.S. Army Reserves, was sworn into a commission the Regular Army by Hirniak. Russell serves as the Space Operations of cer for Reagan Test Site and oversees the 24 hour a day / 7 day a week space surveillance effort that take place on Roi-Namur.

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 4 By Elizabeth Davie Reporter S ometimes not everyone’s schedule ts well with the hours of Caf Paci c. Bachelor Quarter residents may have more options than they think. Just because the rooms are not equipped with ovens and stoves does not make cooking impossible. U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll Regulation 210-50 states only approved cooking appliances will be allowed for use in Unaccompanied Personal Housing buildings and transient quarters. Microwave ovens, air convection ovens without exposed heating coils, coffee pots, crock pots, pop-up toasters, slow cookers (including rice and “hot air” cookers) and bread makers are approved. Other electric cooking appliances are prohibited. Appliances with open heating elements (e.g., hot plates, toaster ovens, or electric frying pans/ woks) may be con scated and retained for evidentiary purposes. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture microwave ovens are safe to use for defrosting, reheating and coo king. However, cold spots can occur in microwaved foods because of the irregular way the microwaves enter the oven and are absorbed by the food. If food does not cook evenly, bacteria may survive and cause food-borne illness. Techniques to minimize the cold s pots include stirring and rotating the food once or twice during microwaving, arranging foods uniformly in a covered dish, and turning large foods upside down during cooking. Crock pots cook foods slowly at a low temperature generally between 170 and 280 F. According to the USDA, the direct heat from the crock pot, lengthy cooking, and steam created within the tightly-covered container combine to destroy bacteria and make a crock pot a safe process for cooking foods. Here are a few microwave and crock pot recipes with ingredients that can usually be found at Surfway. BQ cooking can be fun, easy, utilize many different foods G o o d f o o d i s Good food is s p i c e o f l i f e spice of life

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 5 Beef corn pie 3/4 lb. ground beef 1 sm. clove garlic ( nely chopped) 1 (8 oz.) can whole tomatoes drained (save 1/2 c. liquid) 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 c. shredded cheddar cheese 2 tbsp. chopped onion 1 (8 oz.) can whole kernel corn 12 pitted olives, (optional) 2 tsp. chili powder 1 egg 1/2 c. yellow corn meal Dash of paprika Crumble ground beef into 1-1/2 quart casserole, add onion and garlic. Cover loosely and microwave on high (100%) 2 minutes. Break up beef and stir. Cover and microwave on high until beef is not pink, 2 or 3 minutes. Drain excess fat. Stir in tomatoes, corn, olives, chili powder and salt. Cover tightly and microwave on high until mixture is hot and bubbly, 4 to 6 minutes. Stir. Beat egg in bowl, stir in corn meal and reserve tomato liquid. Pour over meat mixture. Sprinkle with cheese and paprika. Microwave uncovered on high until topping is no longer doughy, 3 to 6 minutes. Microwave oven recipe Microwave oven recipeSwiss steak 3 tbsp. our 1 lb. beef round steak, 3/4 inch thick 3 tbsp. dry onion soup mix shake mix before measuring 1 tbsp. brown sugar 3 tbsp. water 1 tsp. prepared mustard 1 (8 oz.) can tomato sauce Sprinkle half of our on one side of meat; pound in with rolling pin or meat mallet. Turn meat and sprinkle with remaining our; pound with rolling pin. Cut into 4 serving-size pieces. Arrange in 8-inch square microwave baking dish. In small bowl, combine all remaining ingredients, blend well. Pour over meat. Cover tightly with microwave-safe plastic wrap. Microwave on medium for 12 to 17 minutes or until meat is almost tender. Let stand tightly covered for 10 minutes. Serves 4. Crockpot beef fajitas 1 1/2 pounds beef ank steak 1 cup chopped onion 1 jalapeno pepper, chopped 1 Tbsp. cilantro 2 garlic cloves, minced (or 1/4 tsp. garlic powder) 1 tsp. chili powder 1 tsp. ground cumin 1 tsp. ground coriander 1/2 tsp. salt 1 can (8oz.) chopped tomatoes 12 8-inch our tortillas Toppings: sour cream, guacamole, shredded cheddar cheese and salsa Cut ank steak into 6 portions. In any size crockpot combine meat, onion, green pepper, jalapeno pepper, cilantro, garlic, chili powder, cumin, coriander and salt. Add tomatoes. Cover and cook on low 8-10 hours or high 4-5 hours. Remove meat from crockpot and shred. Return meat to crockpot and stir. To serve, spread meat mixture into our tortillas and top with toppings. Roll up. Crockpot recipe Crockpot chocolate peanut butter cake 2 c. chocolate cake mix 1/2 c. water 1/3 c. creamy peanut butter 1/2 c. chopped nuts Combine all ingredients in bowl, mixing well. Beat about 2 minutes. Pour batter into greased and oured 2-pound coffee can. Place can in crockpot. Cover top of can with 8 paper towels. Cover crockpot and bake on high 2 to 3 hours. Crockpot recipe

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein HourglassA construction crew prepares the site for a new Digital Airport Surveillance Radar near Building 900. Radar to increase air traffic safety at Bucholz Army Airfield 6 By Mig Owens Assistant editorThe addition of radar, called ASR-11 or Digital Airport Surveillance Radar, between the fixed-wing hangar and Building 900 is the result of an effort by the National Airspace System to upgrade Federal Aviation Administration and Department of Defense air elds worldwide. Kwajalein’s system is one of 238 being installed by the DoD and FAA, according to Bob Eades, who’s job it is to oversee construction for the Army, represent the Program Management Office and act as point of contact for the PMO on the DASR program. Other nearby sites affected are two systems on Maui, Hawaii and one in Guam, among others, Eades explained. According to Chief Warrant Of cer Steve Simpson, U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll government flight representative, the radar should be up and running next summer and will provide “greatly increased capabilities in directing and keeping air traffic safe, avoiding midair collisions and bad weather avoidance.” The purpose of this program is to modernize the Air Traf c System, Eades explained. “This is to not only update the NAS, but to replace the aging FPN-66/A that is currently installed on Kwajalein and other Army air elds worldwide,” Eades said. “One of the significant impacts of this program will be to increase the availability of the system due to system redundancy and lowered annual cost of operation to the command.” T h e r e s n o t h i n g There s nothing l i k e a g o o d b o o k like a good book! C l a i r e G r a n t w a s o n e o f 7 3 p a r t i c i p a n t s i n t h e G r a c e S h e r w o o d L i b r a r y S u m m e r R e a d i n g P r o g a m T h e c h i l d e n r e a d Claire Grant was one of 73 participants in the Grace Sherwood Library Summer Reading Progam. The childen read a c o m b i n e d t o t a l o f 8 5 0 b o o k s T h e c h i l d r e n i n t h e i r a g e g r o u p w h o r e a d t h e m o s t b o o k s a r e : ( 3 6 y e a r s o l d ) M y l e s a combined total of 850 books. The children in their age group who read the most books are: (3-6 years old) Myles W e a t h e r f o r d 4 r e a d 8 6 b o o k s S a w y e r H i l l 6 r e a d 6 3 b o o k s ; ( 7 1 0 y e a r s o l d ) J u s t i n H i l l 8 r e a d 5 6 b o o k s G r a n t Weatherford, 4, read 86 books, Sawyer Hill, 6, read 63 books; (7-10 years old) Justin Hill, 8, read 56 books, Grant, 7 r e a d 4 9 b o o k s N i c k S e i j a 8 r e a d 4 9 b o o k s a n d ( 1 1 1 4 y e a r s o l d ) N o a h K e m e m 1 2 r e a d 2 1 b o o k s 7, read 49 books, Nick Seija, 8, read 49 books and (11-14 years old) Noah Kemem, 12, read 21 books. ( P h o t o b y E l i z a b e t h D a v i e ) (Photo by Elizabeth Davie)(Photo by Mig Owens)

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 7 By Nell M. Drumheller EditorSafety experts from Bechtel Systems Infrastructure, Inc. are conducting training on Kwajalein and Roi-Namur this week, which includes course work in Safety Leadership and People-Based Safety. John Mathis, BSII Environmental, Safety and Health manager and Dave Allen, BSII Safety Support manager are conducting the workshops. Approximately 170 people are in the classes. “One class is a Safety Leadership Workshop,” said Richard Nugent, Kwajalein Range Services ES&H manager. The day-long class covers fundamentals of managing safety within an organization. “It is primarily aimed at management, from the President to the foreman level. Attendees identify areas for improvement and commit to a personal action plan for improvement,” he said. Another course offered is the twohour Safety Leadership Workshop Refresher. “This class is a refresher course for those that have previously attended the full workshop. Attendees focus on a brush up of fundamentals and assess progress made concerning actions planned during their workshop attendance,” Nugent added. The third class is the People-Based Safety Train the Trainer course. This course is between 30 and 40 hours long and teaches participants how to establish and maintain a PeopleBased Safety process. “The PBS process is designed to involve all employees in safety,” Nugent said. KRS has the goal of a zero accident safety program and through the PBS course, employees are taught to analyze potential and past accident behavior-related causes, observe fellow employees performing work, and assess and provide feedback concerning safe and unsafe or at-risk behavior related to the work being performed. Nugent said that data collected from these observations is collected and analyzed by the employees. The purpose of the analysis is to identify potential unsafe behavior trends and implement actions to eliminate that behavior. “In our efforts to improve safety and the drive to zero accidents, employee involvement is critical to success. People Based Safety is a key tool in getting employees involved,” Nugent said. Nugent added “KRS has made many improvements in our safety processes and our accident rate is one measure of success from these improvements.” Vigilance is key to a successful program and a safe workplace. “However, we cannot become complacent with our success and we must continue to seek ways to continually improve. These courses provide us with tools whereby we can make these improvements. Safety Leadership Workshop teaches us to focus on management behaviors and expectations to lead the safety effort. PBS provides us with an excellent process to have employees directly involved in making safety improvements. These opportunities, along with our remaining efforts, help to keep us on the path to zero accidents,” he said. Nugent is optimistic about the outcome of the training. “These courses provide us with new tools and help to keep focused on behaviors that will help us grow and improve our safety performance,” he said. He added, “Someone once said: ‘if we keep on doing what we have done, doing it the same way we have been doing it, we will always get what we have always gotten.’ By ‘doing things differently, we will only get better.’ Safety experts conducttraining on Kwaj, Roi 1-5 p.m., Sept. 5, at Emon Beach* 1-5 p.m., Mobile kitchen ** 1-5 p.m., Kayak rides **1-3:30 p.m., Bounce house * 2:30 p.m., Sandcastle building contest Bob Nixon s Magic & Comedy show for children, live in the Davye Davis Multi-Purpose Room. 7 p.m., Sept. 3 2 p.m., Sept. 4

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 8 Practice good OPSEC.Be sure all classi ed of ces and documents are safeguarded. Global War on Terror Honoring fallen heroes Tonight 7:30 p.m., Yuk — Star Wars: Episode III (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Rich — Sahara (PG-13)7 p.m., Roi — Interpreter (PG-13)Sunday 7:30 p.m., Yuk — Sin City (R)7:30 p.m., Rich — Kicking and Screaming (PG) 9 p.m., Rich — Guess Who (PG-13) 7 p.m., Roi — A Lot Like Love (PG-13) Monday7:30 p.m., Yuk — Star Wars: Episode III (PG-13) 6:00 p.m., Rich — Sahara (PG-13) Wednesday 7 p.m., ARC — Sin City (R)All movies subject to change with shipments. For updates, call the movie hotline at 52700. (Tradewinds Theater on Roi is now showing movies)A Lot Like Love Two friends who’ve convinced themselves they would never make a good couple discover they might just be wrong in this romantic comedy. Oliver (Ashton Kutcher) and Emily (Amanda Peet) rst met when they were college students sharing a ight from California to New York; Emily spontaneously seduced Oliver on the plane, and they spent the next few days together in the city. When they parted, however, Emily decided not to pursue a relationship with Oliver, even though he was obviously interested. Over the next several years, circumstances kept putting them in one another’s paths, and over the years Oliver and Emily became close friends and con dantes. Both are still certain, though, that they’re entirely wrong for each other on a romantic level. However, after nearly a decade, with both Oliver and Emily edging into their thirties, they begin to wonder if they’ve allowed a great opportunity to pass them by. A Lot Like Love also stars Kathryn Hahn, Ali Larter, and Kal Penn. Star Wars: Episode III, George Lucas draws the Star Wars lm series to a close with this dark sci adventure which sets the stage for the events of the rst lm and brings the saga full circle. After a erce battle in which Obi-Wan (Ewan McGregor) and Anakin (Hayden Christensen) join Republic forces to help free Chancellor Palpatine (Ian McDiarmid) from the evil Count Dooku (Christopher Lee) and his minions, Anakin is drawn into Palpatine’s con dence. Palpatine has designs on expanding his rule, and with this in mind he plants seeds of doubt in Anakin’s mind about the strength and wisdom of the Jedis. Anakin is already in a quandary about how to reveal to others the news of his secret marriage to Padm Amidala (Natalie Portman) now that she is pregnant, and visions which foretell her death in childbirth weigh heavy on his mind. As Anakin nds himself used by both the Jedis and the Republic for their own purposes — particularly after Mace Windu (Samuel L. Jackson) expresses his distrust of the young Jedi — he turns more and more to the Force for help, but begins to succumb to the temptations of its dark side. Many of the Star Wars series regulars returned for Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith, including Frank Oz as the voice of Yoda, Kenny Baker as R2-D2, and Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca.The following 20 U.S. servicemembers have died in the Global War on Terrorism. Two Soldiers, 1st Lt. Laura M. Walker 24, of Texas and Sgt. Robert G. Davis 23, of Jackson, Mo. died on Aug. 18, in Kandahar, Afghanistan, when an improvised explosive device detonated underneath their HMMWV during ground assault convoy operations. The soldiers were assigned to the Army’s 864th Engineer Combat Battalion (Heavy), 555th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade (Provisional), Fort Lewis, Wash. Four Soldiers, Sgt. Nathan K. Bouchard 24, of Wildomar, Calif.; Staff Sgt. Jeremy W. Doyle 24, of Chesterton, Md.; Spc. Ray M. Fuhrmann, II 28, of Novato, Calif. and Pfc. Timothy J. Seamans 20, of Jacksonville, Fla. died on Aug. 18, in Samarra, Iraq, where an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV following a mine assessing mission. The soldiers were assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.Lance Cpl. Phillip C. George 22, of Houston, Texas, died Aug. 18 from enemy small arms re while conducting combat operations near Taleban, Afghanistan. George was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.Sgt. Willard T. Partridge 35, of Ferriday, La., died on Aug. 20 in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. Partridge was assigned to the 170th Military Police Company, 504th Military Police Battalion, 42nd Military Police Brigade, Fort Lewis. Four Soldiers, Spc. Blake W. Hall 20, of East Prairie, Mo.; 1st Lt. Joshua M. Hyland 31, of Missoula, Mont.; Sgt. Michael R. Lehmiller 23, of Anderson, S.C. and Pvt. Christopher L. Palmer 22, of Sacramento, Calif. died on Sunday near Baylough, Afghanistan, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV during patrol operations. The soldiers were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, Vicenza, Italy. Two Soldiers, Pfc. Elden D. Arcand 22, of White Bear Lake, Minn. and Staff Sgt. Brian L. Morris 38, of Centreville, Mich. died on Sunday in Mosul, Iraq, where their M915A1 tractor pulling a 7,500-gallon tanker accidentally rolled over. Both Soldiers were assigned to the Army’s 360th Transportation Company, 68th Corps Support Battalion, 43rd Area Support Group, Fort Carson, Colo. 2nd Lt. James J. Cathey 24, of Reno, Nev., died Sunday of injuries caused by an improvised explosive device while conducting combat operations near Al Karmah, Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Pfc. Ramon Romero 19, of Huntington Park, Calif., died Monday when the vehicle he was in was struck by an improvised explosive device while conducting combat operations near Fallujah, Iraq. Romero was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif. As part of Operation Iraqi Freedom, his unit was attached to the 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward).Spc. Joseph C. Nurre 22, of Wilton, Calif., died on Sunday, near Samarra, Iraq, where an improvised explosive device detonated near his M916 tractor during convoy operations. Nurre was assigned to the Reserve’s 463rd Engineer Battalion, Weirton, W. Va.Two Soldiers, Staff Sgt. Victoir P. Lieurance 34, of Seymour, Tenn. and Sgt. Joseph D. Hunt 27, of Sweetwater, Tenn. died on Monday in Samarra, when they were conducting patrol operations and an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV. Both soldiers were assigned to the Army National Guard’s 3rd Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Sparta, Tenn. 1st Lt. Carlos J. Diaz 27, of Juana Diaz, P.R., died on Tuesday, in Baqubah, Iraq, when enemy forces detonated an explosion near his position. Diaz was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Benning, Ga.

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 9Due to important antenna and tower maintenance, AFN's three FM radio stations will be taken off the air at 8 a.m. on Tuesday remain off until Saturday at 5 p.m. Radio station 1224 AM will be unaffected. On these maintenance days (Tuesday through Saturday), all TV channels must go off the air at 8 a.m., but will resume broadcasting at 5 p.m. each evening. Thank you for yo ur patience and understanding. For more information, call AFN Kwajalein at 53740. TimeChannel 9 AFN Prime Channel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 Roller/Prime Sports Channel 20 AFN Spectrum WChannel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors12:00AMThe Late ShowNFL PreseasonCNN Saturday AMRollerLate Night withMovie: (Continued) Liberty KidsLaw & Order12:30AMThe Late Late Show Pittsburgh Steelers Headline NewsConan OÂ’Brien Movie: <:46>Spongebob 1:00AMwith Craig Ferguson at Washington CNN Saturday AMAmericaÂ’s Most Star Trek IV: Rocket PowerHeadline News1:30AMBig Idea With Redskins CNN Open House Wanted The Voyage Home FosterÂ’s HomeSaturday Night Live2:00AMDonny Deutsch SportsCenter Bulls & BearsWWE SmackDown! Avatar 2:30AMCountdown With Keith Olbermann Cavuto on Business Jimmy Neutron 3:00AM College Gameday Forbes on FOX Movie:Zoey 101KickinÂ’ It3:30AMAccess Hollywood CashinÂ’ In Along Came a ThatÂ’s So Raven4:00AMHeadline News Baseball Tonight CNN Live Saturday ESPNews Will & Grace Spider RomeoSportsCenter4:30AMEntertainment Studios ESPNews <:40> This Week In Baseball That 70Â’s Show Best FriendÂ’s Date5:00AMGood Morning US Open TennisWeekend LiveMLB Breathing Space Yoga Movie: Sesame Street Friday Night Fights5:30AMAmericawith Tony SnowSt. Louis Cardinals Carribean Workout Save the Last 6:00AM Wall Street Journal atBody Shaping Dance Zooboomafoo 6:30AM Army NewswatchWashington Every Woman Clifford 7:00AMMiss Spider PGA Tour FOX News Live Nationals Beautiful HomesFunniest Animals Headline News7:30AMThe Backyardigans Buick Open Curb AppealMovie:Animal VideosHour of Power8:00AMFairly Oddparents Third Round MLBLandscaperÂ’s Challenge L.A. Cond dential Brandy & Mr. Wiskers T.D. Jakes8:30AMAvatar NY Mets Weekend WarriorsMaya & MiquelCoral Ridge Hour9:00AMXiaolin Showdown atClean House Jackie ChanLord Have Mercy9:30AMZoey 101 SF Giants Movie: <:35> Kim PossibleThe Messenger10:00AMThatÂ’s So RavenReal Sports withHeadline News BBQ with Bobby Plante of the ApesHi Hi Puffy Ami YumiHeadline News10:30AMBeest FriendÂ’s Date Bryant Gumbel McLaughlin Group $40 A Day Power RangersArmy Newswatch11:00AMOÂ’GradySportsCenterOn The StorySaturday NightLove is in the Hair Movie: <:20>Dragonball GTNASCAR Nextel11:30AMWorld of Wildlife ESPNews Live Gastineau Girls The River Wild Justice League Cup12:00PMAccess Hollywood NFL Preseason Washington Week 101 Most... Teen Kids News Sharpie 50012:30PMWeekend Indianapolis Colts Headline NewsRoller Cyberchase 1:00PMAmericaÂ’s Most at Larry King Live Showdogs MomsComing AttractionsEndurance 1:30PMWanted Denver Broncos and Dads Movie: <:54>Blake Holsey High 2:00PMGeorge Lopez AT Large withGrand Ole OpryThe Godfather Funniest Animals 2:30PMHalf & Half Geraldo Rivera Live Wild America 3:00PMCold CaseSportsCenter Dateline Star Trek: Voyager The Most ExtremeSuze Orman Show3:30PM International Sacred Ground 4:00PMLaw & Order Baseball TonightBig Story Weekend Celebrity Poker Hercules WWE Smackdown!4:30PM with Rita Cosby 5:00PMHeadline NewsReal Sports withCNN Saturday Night Movie: DisneyÂ’s Doug 5:30PMNavy/Marine Corps Bryant Gumbel Beverly Hills Cop Hey Arnold! 6:00PMESPNewsSportsCenter Beltway BoysWhat Not To Wear SpongebobMotorWeek6:30PMWeek in Baseball Fox News Watch Rocket PowerEbert & Roeper 7:00PMGeorge LopezNFLHeadline NewsSuper Nanny Movie: Movie:The Contender 7:30PMHalf & Half Preseason Black Forum Whale RiderThe Toy Warior 8:00PMCold Case Coverage From Chris MatthewsKevin Hill Stargate SG-18:30PM 4 Games Navy/Marine Corps Movie: <:43> Movie: 9:00PMLaw & Order 20/20Missing The Family Man Atlantis: Headline News9:30PM The Lost Empire ESPNews10:00PMWindow on the Atoll SportsCenter Beltway Boys Will & Grace Xena:Smallville10:30PMSaturday Night LiveFOX News WatchThat 70Â’s Show Warrior Princess11:00PM Baseball TonightFOX & FriendsThe Real WorldMovie: Xena:Primetime Movie:11:30PM Pimp My Ride The Lost Boys Warrior Princess Finding NemoSunday, August 28

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 10Due to important antenna and tower maintenance, AFN's three FM radio stations will be taken off the air at 8 a.m. on Tuesday remain off until Saturday at 5 p.m. Radio station 1224 AM will be unaffected. On these maintenance days (Tuesday through Saturday), all TV channels must go off the air at 8 a.m., but will resume broadcasting at 5 p.m. each evening. Thank you for yo ur patience and understanding. For more information, call AFN Kwajalein at 53740. TimeChannel 9 AFN Prime Channel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 Roller/Prime Sports Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors12:00AMKickin ItLittle LeagueFox & FriendsThe Simple LifeMovie: (Continued) The SimpsonsMovie: (Continued) 12:30AM World Series The Simple LifeMovie: <:52>The Simpsons Finding Nemo1:00AMThe Color of War US Championship CBS News Sunday Super Nanny Batman Movie:Headline News 1:30AM Morning The Toy WariorSeinfeld 2:00AM J.A.G. Kevin Hill King of the Hill2:30AM SportsCenterFace the Nation Movie: Access Hollywood3:00AMMovie: Headline NewsMissing Movie: Atlantis: Weekend Edition3:30AMFather of the Bride Navy/Marine Corps Whale Rider The Lost Empire Black Forum4:00AMPart II Horse Racing Late Edition WithSportsCenter Will & Grace Xena:PBR Bull Riding:4:30AM Wolf Blitzer That 70Â’s ShowMovie: <:43> Warrior PrincessNassau Open 5:00AMHeadline News Baseball TonightBreathing Space Yoga The Family Man Sesame Street 5:30AMHour of Power Carribean Workout 6:00AMT.D. JakesESPNews FOX News LiveNFL PreseasonHouse Hunters ZooboomafooMLB6:30AMCoral Ridge HourUS Open Preview New England Organization Clifford Florida Marlins7:00AMLord Have MercyPGA Tour Patriots Swamp CrittersMovie:Sylvester & Tweety at 7:30AMThe Messenger Buick Open at Harvest Ghost Scooby Doo Chicago Cubs 8:00AMSeven Monsters Final Round Meet the Press Green Bay Packers Music and the. . Magic School Bus 8:30AMSagwa Real Videos The Jetsons 9:00AMMovie: FNS with Chris FLW Outdoors Latin LifestylesMovie: <:21>House of Mouse Toyota Atlantic9:30AMThe Parent Trap Wallace Pierce, Fla. Urban Style The Apartment Animaniacs Series10:00AM SportsCenter Tim Russert ESPNews Fantasy Camp Ed, Edd & Eddy ESPNews10:30AM Roker on the RoadFilmore ESPNews11:00AMMotorweek Baseball Tonight People in the News Champ Car Radical Sabatical A Walk In Your Shoes Emeril Live11:30AMEbert & Roper with Paula Zahn World Series All American Festivals Movie: <:40>Funniest Animals 12:00PMMLSMLBThis Week The Suze Orman The Age of NBA Inside Stuff That 70Â’s Show 12:30PMLA Galaxy Philadelphia Phillies Show Innocence Happy Days Wheel Of Fortune1:00PMat at Dateline Antiques Roadshow Movie: Dr. Phil1:30PMSan Jose Arizona International ESPNews Vice Versa 2:00PMEarthquakes Diamondbacks CNN Sunday Night Martin ChallengeDominick Dunne Movie: <:18> Oprah2:30PM American Hunter Harry Potter and Movie: 3:00PMSportsCenter SportsCenter CNN Presents Meet The PressThe Color of War the SorcererÂ’s Fantasia 2000 Headline News3:30PM Stone Judge Judy 4:00PMThe Contender Larry King LiveHeadline News J.A.G. DisneyÂ’s Doug Charmed4:30PM Baseball Tonight ESPNews Hey Arnold!5:00PMStargate SG-1 60 Minutes Roller The Best Of Movie:Spongebob Ed5:30PM SportsCenter Good Eats Father of the Bride Rocket Power6:00PMHeadline News FOX MagazineAccording to Jim Part II Animal Face-OffStar Trek6:30PMWindow on the Atoll Malcolm in the Middle 7:00PMSmallvilleGolfWall Street JournalScrubs Movie: AmericaÂ’sThird Watch 7:30PM US Amateur Face the NationThe King of Queens We Were Soldiers Funniest Videos8:00PMMovie: Championship This WeekThe Contender Gilmore GirlsJeopardy8:30PMFinding Nemo Final Round Headline News9:00PM SportsCenter Meet the PressWindow In Review 2000 C.S.I.: NYMovie: <:20>American DreamsESPNews9:30PM Roller The One Navy/Marine Corps10:00PMHeadline News Dateline NBC Will & Grace Fresh Prince60 Minutes10:30PMSeinfeldBaseball Tonight That 70Â’s Show Family Ties 11:00PMKing of the Hill Saturday NightMovie: 7th HeavenLas Vegas11:30PMAccess HollywoodLittle League Series Live Broken Arrow Monday, August 29

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 11Due to important antenna and tower maintenance, AFN's three FM radio stations will be taken off the air at 8 a.m. on Tuesday remain off until Saturday at 5 p.m. Radio station 1224 AM will be unaffected. On these maintenance days (Tuesday through Saturday), all TV channels must go off the air at 8 a.m., but will resume broadcasting at 5 p.m. each evening. Thank you for yo ur patience and understanding. For more information, call AFN Kwajalein at 53740. TimeChannel 9 AFN Prime Channel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 Roller/Prime Sports Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors12:00AMAccess HollywoodLittle LeagueAmerican MorningRollerThe X-FilesMovie: (Continued) Animal Face-OffNumb3rs12:30AMBlack Forum World Series Movie: <:52> 1:00AMPassions World Scrubs Twister AmericaÂ’sPaci c Report1:30AM Championship The King of Queens Funniest VideosTonight Show2:00AMThird Watch Baseball Tonight FOX News LiveThe Contender Gilmore Girlswith Jay Leno2:30AM The Late Show3:00AMLaw & Order SportsCenter C.S.I.: NY Movie: American Dreamsw/ David Letterman3:30AM We Were Soldiers The Late Late Show4:00AMThe Simpsons Will & Grace Fresh Princewith Craig Ferguson 4:30AMRaymond IndyCar Series That 70Â’s Show Family TiesBig Idea with5:00AMCharmed Argent Mortgage Dateline NBCBreathing Space Yoga Movie: <:20>Play with SesameDonny Deutsch5:30AM Grand Prix Caribbean Workout The One Barney & FriendsCountdown with Keith Olbermann6:00AMToday Body Shaping Sesame Street 6:30AM Tipical Mary Ellen Access Hollywood 7:00AMUS Open Tennis Studio B withHeadliner & LegendsTrue HollywoodBear in the Big BlueHeadline News7:30AMMenÂ’s & WomenÂ’s Shepard Smith Brooke Shields StoriesMiss SpiderEntertainment Studios8:00AMWheel of Fortune Opening Rounds Your World withEmeril LiveHollywood Stories BlueÂ’s Clues ESPNews8:30AMDr. Phil <8:26> Neil Cavuto E.T.Dora the ExplorerHeadline News 9:00AMOprah Winfrey Around The Horn Connected:30 Minute MealsMovie: Rolie Polie Olie Good Morning 9:30AM <9:20> PTI Coast to Coast PaulaÂ’s Home Cooking Hard to Forget The BackyardigansAmerica 10:00AMGuiding LightSportsCenterHeadline NewsDesignerÂ’s Challange Madeline 10:30AM<10:20> NBC Nightly NewsCoast to CoastMovie: Reading Rainbow 11:00AMGeneral Hospital Monday NIght ABC World News The Soup Adaptation The Backyardigans Emeril Live11:30AM<11:10> Countdown CBS Evening News Malcolm Rolie Polie Olie 12:00PMBulletin Board NFL Preseason The Newshour Bernie Mac Dora the Explorer That 70Â’s Show 12:30PMJudge Judy St. Louis Rams with Jim LehrerGirlfriends BlueÂ’s Clues Wheel Of Fortune1:00PMToday at Hannity & Colmes CharmedMovie:Miss Spider Dr. Phil1:30PMDetroit Lions Roman Holiday Bear in the Big Blue 2:00PM Fox Report with Ed Barney & FriendsOprah2:30PM Shepard Smith Play with Sesame 3:00PMPepper AnnSportsCenterLou Dobbs Tonight PassionsMovie:Funniest Videos Headline News3:30PMFairly Oddparents Austin Powers: Growing PainsJudge Judy 4:00PMMucha Lucha Baseball Tonight Larry King Live Third Watch The Spy Who PokemonCharmed4:30PMW.I.T.C.H. ESPNews <:40> Shagged Me Yu-Gi-Oh!5:00PMJeopardyNASCAR NationNewsnight Law & OrderAcess HollywoodDisneyÂ’s DougEd5:30PMAccess Hollywood ESPNews with Aaron Brown S.V.U.WeekendHey Arnold!6:00PMWindow on the AtollSportsCenterBET Nightly News The Simpsons E.T. WeekendSpongebobStar Trek6:30PMNavy M/Corps News Tavis SmileyRaymond Fairly Oddparents 7:00PM60 MinutesNASCAR NextelHardballCharmedMovie:Lizzie McGuireThird Watch 7:30PM Cupwith Chris Matthews Whale RiderThe Brothers Garcia8:00PMLas Vegas Sharpie 500 OÂ’Reilly Factor Battlestar Galactia Smallville Jeopardy8:30PM Movie: Headline News9:00PMNumb3rs Nightline The New The Family Man Boy Meets WorldESPNews9:30PM Business Report Detectives Boy Meets WorldPaci c Report10:00PMPaci c ReportFox & FriendsWill & Grace Fresh Prince NFL Preseason10:30PMTonight Show That 70Â’s Show My Wife and Kids St. Louis Rams11:00PMW/ Jay LenoSportsCenter American MorningThat 70Â’s ShowMovie: 7th Heaven at11:30PMThe Late Show Blind Date The Specialist Detroit LionsTuesday, August 30

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 12 Due to important antenna and tower maintenance, AFN's three FM radio stations will be taken off the air at 8 a.m. on Tuesday remain off until Saturday at 5 p.m. Radio station 1224 AM will be unaffected. On these maintenance days (Tuesday through Saturday), all TV channels must go off the air at 8 a.m., but will resume broadcasting at 5 p.m. each evening. Thank you for yo ur patience and understanding. For more information, call AFN Kwajalein at 53740. TimeChannel 9 AFN Prime Channel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 Roller/Prime Sports Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors12:00AMThe Late Show Baseball Tonight American MorningRollerLate Night withMovie: (Continued) SpongebobNFL Preseason12:30AMThe Late Late Show ESPNews <:40> Conan OÂ’BrienMovie: <:45>Fairly Oddparents (Continued)1:00AMwith Craig Ferguson MLB CharmedExit Wounds Lizzie McGuireESPNews1:30AMBig Idea with LA Dodgers The Brothers GarciaPaci c Report2:00AMDonnie Deutsch at FOX News Live Battlestar Galactia Smallville Tonight Show2:30AMCountdown with Keith Olbermann Chicago Cubs Coming Attractions w/ Jay Leno3:00AM SportsCenter The New Movie:Boy Meets WorldThe Late Show3:30AMAccess Hollywood Detectives Whale Rider Boy Meets World w/ David Letterman4:00AMHeadline News Baseball Tonight Will & Grace Fresh PrinceThe Late Late Show4:30AMEntertainment StudiosESPNews <:40> That 70Â’s ShowMovie: Family Ties5:00AMESPNews NFL Preseason Dayside withBreating Space YogaThe Family Man Play with SesameBig Idea5:30AMHeadline News St. Louis Rams Linda Vester Caribbean Workout Barney & Friendsw/ Donnie Deutsch6:00AMToday at FOX News Live Body Shaping Sesame StreetCountdown With Keith Olbermann6:30AM Detroit Lions Tipical Mary Ellen 7:00AM Studio B withThe ViewAccess HollywoodBear in the Big BlueHeadline News7:30AM Shepard SmithWeekendMiss SpiderEntertainment Studios8:00AMWheel of FortuneNFL Live Your World withEmeril Live E.T. Weekend BlueÂ’s Clues ESPNews8:30AMDr. Phil <8:26>The Hot List Neil Cavuto Dora the ExplorerHeadline News 9:00AMOprah Winfrey Around the Horn Connected:30 Minute MealsMovie: Rolie Polie OlieGood Morning9:30AM <9:20> PTI Coast to Coast Sweet Dreams Loving Evangeline The BackyardigansAmerica 10:00AMGuiding Light SportsCenter Headline NewsPocket the Difference Madeline 10:30AM<10:20> NBC Nightly NewsStrippedMovie: <:46> Reading Rainbow 11:00AMGeneral Hospital NASCAR NationABC World News E! News Live Nutty Professor II: The Backyardigans MLB11:30AM<11:10> WNBA ShootaroundCBS Evening News Malcolm The Klumps Rolie Polie Olie Philadelphia Phillies12:00PMBulletin Board WNBA Playoffs The Newshour Bernie Mac Dora the Explorerat 12:30PMJudge Judy 1st Round with Jim Lehrer GirlfriendsComing Attractions BlueÂ’s Clues NY Mets 1:00PMToday Game 1 Hannity & Colmes CharmedMovie: Miss Spider 1:30PM Steel Magnolias Bear in the Big Blue 2:00PM WNBA Playoffs Fox Report with Ed Barney & FriendsMartin Challenge2:30PM1st Round Shepard Smith Play with SesameESPNews3:00PMDisneyÂ’s Doug Game 1 Lou Dobbs Tonight PassionsMovie: Funniest VideosABC World News3:30PMAnimaniacs Conspiracy Growing PainsESPNews4:00PMAs Told By Ginger Baseball Tonight Larry King Live Third Watch PokemonCBS Evening News4:30PMTeen Kids NewsESPNews <:40> Yu-Gi-Oh!NBC Nightly News5:00PMJeopardyNFL Total AccessNewsNight with Law & OrderThe EntertainersDisneyÂ’s DougEd5:30PMAccess Hollywood Aaron BrownS.V.U. Hey Arnold!6:00PMWindow on the AtollSportsCenterBET Nightly News The SimpsonsBehind the ScenesSpongebobStar Trek6:30PMPaci c Report Tavis SmileyRaymondE.T.Fairly Oddparents 7:00PMSmallville MLBHardballThe West WingMovie: As Told By GingerThird Watch7:30PM Cincinnati Reds with Chris Matthews The BeachThe Amanda Show8:00PMMovie: at OÂ’Reilly Factor C.S.I. EverwoodJeopardy8:30PMFinding NemoHouston Astros Headline News9:00PM NightlineWWE Raw!Movie: Sister, SisterESPNews9:30PM Business Report Blue Streak Sister, SisterNavy/Marine Corps10:00PMHeadline NewsSportsCenter FOX and Friends Fresh PrinceExtreme Makeover10:30PMTonight Show First Familiy Ties Home Edition11:00PMW/ Jay Leno Baseball Tonight American MorningThe Daily ShowMovie: Casualties 7th Heaven 11:30PMThe Late Show ESPNews <:40> Blind Date At War Wednesday, August 31

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 13Caf Paci c LunchSun Carved ham Eggs Benedict Breaded chicken breast Szechuan pork Grill: Brunch station open Mon Beef tips in Burgundy Whole roasted chicken Pork curry Grill: Brunch station open Tues Chicken-fried steak Broiled ono Ham/cheese casserole Grill: Turkey sloppy Joes Wed Stuffed cabbage Stuffed peppers Chicken and dumplings Grill: Reuben sandwichThur Chicken cordon bleu Short rib stew Grill: Broiled knockwurstFri Roasted Iowa chop Poached salmon with dill Beef and cheese turnovers Grill: Cheese sandwichSept. 3 Beef lasagna Spinach/mushroom lasagna Chicken/peapod stir-fry Breaded walleye Grill: Ranchero burger DinnerTonight Chicken-fried chicken Parker Ranch stewSun Barbecued chicken Salisbury steak Mon Spaghetti Veal Alfredo Baked mahi mahi Tues Grilled minute steak Chicken stewWed London broil Lemon-herb chicken Thurs F ajitas to order Cajun roasted pork Beef tamales Fri Pancake supper Smoked beef brisket Broiled ahi Szechuan chicken stir-fry PROTESTANT SERVICES 8 and 10:45 a.m., Sunday This week’s sermon is “The Wisdom of Humility.” Roi-Namur service at 4 p.m. Sunday school for all ages is at 9:15 a.m. CATHOLIC SERVICES Saturday Mass, 5:30 p.m., in the main chapel Sunday Mass 7 a.m., small chapel 9:15 a.m., main chapel Mass on Roi at 11:30 a.m. (Starting on Sept. 4, Mass on Roi will be at 6:30 p.m.) For more information, call the Chapel, 53505. HELP WANTED KRS has the following job openings. For contract hire positions, call Marie Dixon, 51300. For all others, call Jack Riordan, 55154. Full job descriptions and requirements are on line or at Human Resources, Building 700. RECREATION SPECIALIST I, Elementary school. Casual positions. HR Req. K030924, K030925. RECREATION AIDE II, Small Boat Marina. Casual positions. HR Req. K030927 and temporary position, HR Req. K030926. RECREATION SPECIALIST I, Roi Small Boat Marina. Casual position. HR Req. K030928. RECREATION AIDE II, Golf course. Casual. HR. Req. K030922. RECREATION AIDE II, Roi Recreation. HR Req. K030921. CDC AIDE, Child Development Center. Casual. HR Req. K030929. CARPENTER IV, Meck Operations. Full time. HR Req. K030891. TECHNICAL LIBRARIAN, Administration Support. Full time. HR Req. K030917. MECHANIC I, Kwajalein Automotive. Two positions. Full time. HR Req. K030332 and HR Req. K030641. PRODUCTION CONTROL CLERK I, Kwajalein Automotive. Full time. HR Req. K030630. AUTO BODY TECHNICIAN I, Kwajalein Automotive. Three positions. Full time. HR Reqs. K030640, K030783, K030883. TOOL ROOM ATTENDANT II, Kwajalein Automotive. Full time. HR Req. K030895. DRIVER I, Roi Automotive. Full time. HR Req. K030877. Enniburr residents should apply to Robert Stere. RECREATION AIDE I, Roi Community Activities. Casual. Two positions. HR Reqs. K030755, K030756. Enniburr applicants should apply to Tim Lykes. SCOREKEEPERS, Kwajalein Community Activities. Casual. Six positions. HR Reqs. K030901, K030902, K030905, K030906, K030907, K030908. SPORTS OFFICIALS, Kwajalein Community Activities. Casual. Five positions. HR Reqs. K030870, K030888, K030903, K030904, K030909. RECREATION AIDE I, Kwajalein Community Activities. Casual. Two positions. HR Reqs. K030813, K030886. LIFEGUARDS, Kwajalein Community Activities. Casual. Two positions. HR Reqs. K030884, K030885. RECREATION SPECIALIST I, Community Activities. Casual. HR Req. K030887. CLERICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE, HR Department. Temporary positions. HELP DESK TECHNICIAN I, Information Technology. Full time. HR Req. K030859. PAINTER II, Roi Operations. Full time. HR Req. K030761. Enniburr applicants should apply to Floyd Corder. WAREHOUSEMAN I, Provisions/Supply. Full time. Three positions. HR Reqs. K030894, K030896, K030899. ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT, Education Services. Full time. HR Req. K030897. HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT II, KRS Human Resources. HR Req. K030893. Successful candidate will have excellent communication and computer skills. Will be required to interface with all levels of the employee population on a regular basis. HR ASSISTANT III, Chugach. Full time. HR Req. K030882. KWAJALEIN POLICE DEPARTMENT: MARINE ENGINEMAN for maintenance of propulsion systems and equipment aboard police vessels. Requires good command of English, ability and aptitude for marine diesel mechanics and repair, and the ability to pass a written U.S. Army engineman’s test. Experience with Yamaha and Detroit Diesel engines preferred. Previous law enforcement and medical (EMT/paramedic) experience preferred. Applications are available in KPD administrative of ce in Building 835. For more information, call Lt. Travis Coldwell, 54429. WANTED ADIRONDACK-STYLE plastic chairs and foot stools to buy. Call 59363. LOST SONY 3.2 CYBERSHOT camera and underwater housing, at Small Boat Marina, Aug. 17. Call 53808.

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 14 FOUND KEYS, at Small Boat Marina. Call 53643. PATIO SALES MONDAY, 7-10 a.m., Trailer 762. Household items, DVDs, blender, toaster, ladiesÂ’ golf clubs, table top fan. MONDAY, 7-10 a.m., Dome 165. Canon Rebel G-SLR camera, $150; Harry Potter number six, $15; mountable wine glass rack, $15; Eureka Superbroom, $20; cordless phone, $10; toys, baby items, household goods. Rain cancels. MONDAY, 7 a.m.-noon, Quarters 404-A (in back). Kitchen items, household items, luggage, jewelry boxes, oor mats, pillows. MONDAY, 8 a.m., Quarters 473-A. TV, clothes. MONDAY, 8 a.m.-?, Quarters 131-D (in back). MONDAY, 8-11 a.m., Quarters 119-D. Toys; crib bedding; diaper bags; girlsÂ’ clothes, size 2-3T; boyÂ’s clothes, size 4-5T; household items; baskets. FOR SALE PCS SALE. Kwaj pottery-Yung Rhee vases, $15-$100; beautiful 13-inch by 4-inch bowl, $35; Indian Kachina doll with glass case, $65; heavy stainless tableware service for eight, bamboo pattern, $25; DVDs: Star Trek Next Generation Seasons 3 and 4, $50 each; Horatio Hornblower, The Adventure Continues new, $25; Eagles, Hell Freezes Over $10. Call 54833 or 54274. LARGE RUBBERMAID storage container, paid $258, will sell for $225; 20-inch Quasar television, $175; tall storage container with two doors, $230; dehumidi er, $100; patio blinds, $50; microscope, paid $450, will sell for $200; six large Tupperware containers, $160; Sony wireless headphones, $20. Too much to list. Call Sherry, 52295, home or 53364, work. TWO MENÂ’S Sun bikes: four-speed, $60, singlespeed, $40. Call 59363. BURLEY BRAVO trailer for two, in good stateside condition, $200; life jacket for child, type II personal oatation device for 30-50 pound child, like new, $15; two pairs of U.S. Diver rubber snorkel ns, size extra-small and medium, $5 each; childÂ’s bike (2-4 years) with training wheels, good Kwaj-condition, $15. Call Steve, 52704. 26.5-FOOT CROWNLINE power boat, 5.7L V-8 inboard, with Bravo Two stern drive, excellent condition, V-berth, quarter-berth, table stove, deck and cabin stereo, full bathroom with shower, fridge, full canopy, deck shower, 15 horsepower kicker, 7-foot dinghy, too much to list, $41,000. Call Ray, 54310, home or 58334, work. LITTLE TYKES art/activity desk with chair, $30; Fisher Price Toots the Train, $20; Eddie Bauer car seat, $15; baby bike seat, $20. Call 54756. BABY DOUBLE jogger stroller with new sun cover, needs two new wheels, $75; Graco baby stroller with attaching infant seat, $100; pumpin style breast pump, $100; Medella breast milk supplement; baby food grinder; baby bath tub. Call 51815. TWO POLE LIGHT stands, $5 each; horseshoes, $10; two trailer tires, 23 inch, $4 for both. Call 54119. TWO COLOR GAMEBOYS with games and charger; satchel backpack, lavender, price tag still on. Call 50225, 3-5 p.m. PCS SALE. Queen-size bed and headboard, $200; small Rubbermaid outdoor storage, $25; curtains, $60; steam iron, $20; bread maker, $60; blender, $10; Panasonic microwave, $65. Call 52233. RECUMBENT BIKE, $150; entertainment center, $200; shelving unit, $10; Christmas tree stand, $3; crunchboard, $5; bicycle fender, $7; kick stand for most 20-inch bicycles, $1; plants and pots. Call 53578. ETAMATIC ER4-P headphones with headphone ampli er, used once, paid $290, will sell for $220. Call 51235, after 4 p.m. 50-INCH HITACHI rear projection television, excellent condition, $800 or best offer; Morey C40 bodyboard with custom teather, Mike Stewart edition, $100 or best offer; VHSC camcorder, works great, ready to lm, includes bag and new tapes, $50. Call 54784. WIDE VARIETY of plants, dishwasher, 400series blinds, water distiller. Call 55509. FISH TANK, medium size, $50; bread machine, used twice, $50; plastic Tupperware, $1 each. Call 50797. 36-FOOT CATAMARAN (Fusion) in the water and ready to sail, includes 15-horsepower Mercury kicker, global positioning system, compact disc stereo, solar panels, fresh water shower, awning, haulout trailer, propane barbecue, swim ladder, sails (brand new mainsail, genoa, staysail, spinnaker), boathouse, bonus new 12-foot hard bottom dinghy with 9.9-horsepower Yamaha, $19,000 or best offer. Call 59576 or 50079. COMMUNITY NOTICESKWAJALEIN YACHT CLUBÂ’S monthly meeting is at 6:30 p.m., tonight, at the Yacht Club. Grilled hamburgers and hotdogs will be provided. Bring side dishes and desserts to share. Questions? Call Ed Zehr, 54523. GIRL SCOUT registration for youth who are in kindergarten through 18 will be 3 p.m., Monday, at Emon Beach. Cub Scouts should contact Mary Miller, 51298. ADULT/JUNIOR GOLF TOURNAMENT is at 3 p.m., Monday, at Holmberg Fairways. Twoperson teams consisting of one adult and one junior. Nine hole scramble format. $10 per adult. Food, beverages and prizes. Questions? Call Bob Butz, 53768. A YOKWE YUK WOMENÂ’S Club newcomer coffee will be 9-11 a.m., Monday, at Quarters 202. Newcomers and current members are welcome. Bring a friend. REGISTRATION FOR BOY SCOUTS age 11 or who have completed fth grade or who have earned Arrow of Light, up to age 18, will be 6 p.m., Monday, in Community Activity Center Room 7. Questions? Call Lora or Dave, 54186. MANDATORY ISLAND orientation begins at 1 p.m., Wednesday, in Community Activities Center Room 6. It is required for all new island arrivals and family members over 10 years of age. Questions? Call 51134. The orientation is preceded by the optional Host Nation tour of Ebeye. RSVP to Host Nation, 55033, by noon, Aug. 30. Meet at the Dock Security Checkpoint at 7 a.m. to catch the 7:20 a.m. ferry to Ebeye. Women should wear long dresses or modest skirts. Sunscreen and bottled water are recommended. Questions? Call Host Nation, 55033. COMMUNITY BANK will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Thursday and Sept. 15 for military payday. KWAJALEIN AMATEUR Radio Club meets at 7 p.m., Thursday, at the Ham Shack. All radio amateurs and interested parties are invited. HIGH SCHOOL student portraits for the yearbook will be taken Friday. In case of rain, portraits will be taken Sept. 3. BLESSED SACRAMENT Parish invites all to a pot luck supper at 6:30 p.m., Friday, following the First Friday Mass at 5:30 p.m. Bring a dish to share. Drinks will be provided. For more information, call 52116. JOIN THE MONTE CARLO bowling night at 6 p.m., Sept. 4, at the Bowling Center. School associated prizes will be awarded to winners. To make a reservation, call Thompson, 53320. KWAJALEIN RUNNING ClubÂ’s annual Run/ Walk, Float/Swim Biathlon will be at 4 p.m., Sept. 5, at Emon Beach. Be there at 3:45 p.m. to sign in. The event consists of a 2.6-mile run/walk and a 600-yard swim/ oat. There is no charge. Post race refreshments provided by KRC. Join us for camaraderie, certi cates, a sunset and the good feeling of participating. The Small Arms Range is in operation Wednesday, 7 a.m.-noon. All wa ter craft operators observe the red ags at the southwest end of the island. Questions, call, 54448. Mobile Kitchen events Beach Blast, 7 p.m., Sept. 10, at Coral Sands * Moonrise Grill, 7 p.m., Sept. 17, at the Paci c Club ** Sunset Bistro, 7 p.m., Sept. 24, at Emon Beach Purchase tickets atThree Palms Snack Bar. All events are $25. The Public Internet will be down for maintenance, 10-11 a.m., Monday.

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass 15Children’s dinners IT’S BEACH VOLLEYBALL time again. Register your team now for the Labor Day volleyball tournament at Emon Beach. The four-onfour tournament will be at 9 a.m., Sept. 5. A managers’ meeting will be held at 8:45 a.m. Register your team and pay the $10 entry fee at Community Activities, Building 805. The deadline to register is Friday. No late entries will be accepted. Questions? Call Billy, 53331. BEGINNING SEPT. 7, Public Works will be cleaning the barge slip ramp. Many items in that area are not identi ed as to who they belong to. Items not clearly marked with the owner’s name will be hauled away. Any material, including bid sale material, waiting off-island transportation, must be identi ed with the owner’s name and notice must be made to Reutilization and Disposal or Shipping and Receiving that the material is awaiting transportation or it will be removed to the dump. ELEMENTARY SCHOOL student portraits will be taken Sept. 9. In case of rain, portraits will be taken on Sept. 10. COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES IS sponsoring a Holmberg Fairways Golf League. It will begin the week of Sept. 12. Two-person teams. $30 per team. All play will be four-ball match play in which two play their better ball against the better ball of two other players. Teams will be divided into two divisions with playoffs for rst, second, third and fourth places. Questions? Call Bob Butz, 53768. KWAJALEIN ART GUILD is sponsoring a batik class beginning Sept. 13. Forms are available on the bulletin board or call 51359. MEN’S QUALIFYING ROUNDS for the Kwajalein Open Mixed and men’s Horse Races may be played through Sept. 26. Women should sign up with Pam Frase or Nancy Nast. The Mixed Horse Race will be at 4:30 p.m., Oct. 4 and the men’s Horse Race will be at 4:30 p.m., Oct. 6. For more information, see the notices at the golf course or contact Pam Frase or Nancy Nast. BOYS IN FIRST GRADE needed to join scouting and participate in fun activities of all kinds. Pinewood Derby, Rain-Gutter Regatta, crafts and other fun is waiting for you. BOY SCOUTS and CUB SCOUTS of Kwajalein need your help. Adults are needed to share their skills, experiences and worldly insights as merit badge counselors. If you have a hobby, special trade or skill such as science, First Aid, law, politics or other special items, please offer a few hours a month to pass on your unique insight and knowledge to the boys of Kwajalein. Call Rob Gray, 52200. THE YOUTH CENTER will hold Power Hour, 67 p.m., every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Children are welcome to use the computer lab at the center for homework. Tutors will be provided. After the rst semester of school, children with the most logged hours at Power Hour will receive a trip with three friends to Bigej Island. All CYS registered youth are welcome to attend Power Hour. Questions? Call Jon, 53796. DO YOU HAVE any artistic talent or a craft that you would like to share? Are you interested in teaching a class or workshop? Kwajalein Art Guild can help. Call 51359. THE CHILD DEVELOPMENT Center is now enrolling children starting at age 2. Stop by the of ce or call 52158 for more information about enrolling your toddler in the Youth Program. ALL PET OWNERS who have not registered their f S e p t 1 8 o n R o i N a m u r Sept. 18 on Roi-Namur Proceeds benefit the Enniburr Childrens Christmas Fund GAMES CONTESTS FUN GREAT CHILIpet should do so immediately. The Honolulu vet will be coming at the end of September. To make an appointment, call Jenny Schwartz, 52017. BOAT LOT custodians must have their lots properly labeled with 2-inch letters with the following information: Lot and boat number, full name and work/home phone number. ATTENTION BOAT OWNERS. Boat trailers must be labeled with 2-inch letters with the following information: Lot number and full name. BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE notice. Effective for tickets issued on or after Sept. 7, Continental Airlines’ maximum free weight allowance for checked baggage to and from all Continental with “Cowboy” 7 1 1 p m S u n d a y 7-11 p.m., Sunday, a t t h e Y o k w e Y u k C l u b at the Yokwe Yuk ClubBring your favorite cowboy or cowgirlinternational destinations will be 50 pounds per bag and 62 linear inches per bag. Two bags per person. Excess baggage charges will be applied for international travel purchased on or after Sept. 7. Exempt from this policy are business rst class, business class, rst class, OnePass and WorldPerk Ellite members in coach class and military customers with orders in coach class. Questions? Call 51014. SCRAPBOOKERS, STAMPERS and other crafters. Do you need quality crafting time? Come to the Community Activities Center on Sundays and enjoy the company of other crafters. For room location and time, call Mary, 51298.

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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005 The Kwajalein Hourglass WeatherCourtesy of RTS WeatherTonight: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Winds: ENE-ESE at 6-12 knots. Sunday: Variably cloudy with scattered showers. Winds: SE-S at 6-12 knots. Monday: Variably sunny with widely scattered showers Winds: ENE-ESE at 5-10 knots. Tuesday: Partly sunny with scattered showers. Winds: ENE-ESE at 5-10 knots. Annual rainfall total: 31.82" Annual deviation: -24.94" Call 54700 for updated forecasts or www.rts-wx.com16 The Kwajalein Golf Association held its annual Moonlight Madness Golf Tournament, Aug. 20, at Holmberg Fairways. This is a popular fun tournament and there were 100 golfers on hand for the event. Played at night, the golf balls are illuminated with tiny glow sticks and the players and golf course are equally accessorized with glow products. Unlike last yearÂ’s torrential downpour, this year the tournament enjoyed great weather and a beautiful moonlit sky. Prizes were awarded to the top three teams.KGA Fun Tournament was held Aug. 20 at Holmberg Fairways By Mark VerStratenF irst place team Larry Cotton, Rick Young, Tom Eisele, Jim Davis and Ed Thomas. Second place team Mike Lundberg, Tom Miller, Steve Rejto, Gary Kautz and Steve Wilhelm. Third place team Mark VerStraten, Nancy Nast, Dean VerStraten, John Labbee and Jim Roby. The Kwajalein Scuba ClubÂ’s September LCM trip to Oceanside Bigej Monday is full, however, standby names are still being taking by trip coordinator Doug Hepler. Divers are ask to be at the tank house no later than 7 a.m. Monday in preparation for loading the LCM at 7:30 a.m. Participants who have never been on a KSC LCM trip need to be aware that the club dive masters are in charge of the dive and have the nal say on diving safety and dive location. If the wind and surf do not cooperate, the chief dive master will make the call to go to a backup location. For this dive, the backup location will be the West Reef. Everyone must sign a release waiver and sign in sheet before boarding the LCM. Once the LCM reaches the boat ramp, club equipment, outhouse, ice chests, oxygen and safety kits are loaded rst. Everyone is expected to assist in this operation. Only after all club gear is on board will the dive master in charge announce the LCM is ready for passengers boarding. Once on board, Dive Masters will assist with where to store your gear. Roll call will be taken prior to departure. On the way to the dive site, the dive masters will conduct a pre-dive brie ng and explain how the events of the day will unfold. KSC will have plenty of water and sodas on board with sandwiches for lunch. If you would like to bring snacks and a small ice chest, please do so. DonÂ’t forget sunscreen! The two most important things about this trip are being safe and having fun! If you have any questions please contact Doug Hepler, Bill Williamson or Corey Wiley. This trip is worth two KSC points.Scuba Club Bigej dive set for MondayBy Bill Williamson President, Kwajalein Scuba Club Sun Moon Tides Sun rise/set Moon rise/set High Tide Low Tide Sunday 0641/1900 0100/1403 1030, 3.0' 0510, 2.6' August 28 1610, 2.6' Monday 0641/1859 0151/1456 0020, 3.8' 0810, 2.3' August 29 1410, 3.1' 1910, 2.5' Tuesday 0641/1859 0244/1547 0200, 4.1' 0850, 1.9' August 30 1450, 3.5' 2020, 2.2' Wednesday 0641/1858 0336/1635 0240, 4.5' 0920, 1.5' August 31 1520, 3.9' 2100, 1.8'