Another band of snow will move into the region tonight. That plus temperatures into the lower 20s will create slick spots across the mountains. Additional accumulation of up to a half inch is possible in the valleys, while up to an additional inch is possible on the ridges. While significant snow is not expected, we have issued a Severe Weather Alert Day to keep you informed on possible negative impacts to travel through Tuesday afternoon.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Air Force says it's cutting 9,000 civilian
jobs in a cost-saving move and expects to eliminate another 4,500
In a move reflecting budget pressures on the entire military,
the Air Force said Wednesday that over the next 12 months it will
reorganize some U.S.-based organizations. That includes the Air
Force Materiel Command at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio,
which employs 39 percent of Air Force civilians.
The moves will cut 9,000 civilian positions in management, staff
and support at several bases. The Air Force says separately it
plans to add 5,900 positions in higher-priority areas like weapons
buying, nuclear weapons management and intelligence, surveillance
The Air Force said it is working on details of how to reduce by
a further 4,500 civilian jobs.