Stories highlighting our everyday heroes in uniform

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 07:55 AM PST

Salute: Water Well Team

Salute: Water Well Team

We salute the Navy Seabees that make up the "Water Well Team" at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan.

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 02:42 PM PST

Salute: Animal Handlers

Salute: Animal Handlers

In this Salute to Service, we recognize the men and women who help rehabilitate the animals who are injured in the line of duty.

Monday, Jan 20, 2014 at 09:22 AM PST

Salute: Marines Receive Navy Cross

Salute: Marines Receive Navy Cross

Staff Sergeant Sky Mote and Captain Matthew Manoukain received the Navy Cross posthumously on Saturday at Camp Pendleton.

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 07:32 AM PST

Salute: Marine, Navy EOD Teams

Salute: Marine, Navy EOD Teams

In our Salute to Service we salute the Marine and Navy "E.O.D" teams and their training of Marine Combat Engineers in Djibouti, Africa.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 07:49 AM PST

Salute: 501 Security Force

Salute: 501 Security Force

In our Salute to Service we salute the soldiers from the 501 Security Force Assistance Team.

Tuesday, Jan 14, 2014 at 02:32 PM PST

Salute: Marines Deploying to Afghanistan

Salute: Marines Deploying to Afghanistan

This morning in our Salute to Service we salute the 140 Camp Pendleton Marines who said goodbye to friends and family Monday.

About Us
We take our role within San Diego's military community seriously. So every weekday morning we bring you stories of our everyday heroes on NBC 7 News Today as part of our "Salute to Service."
Top Stories
Harvard Student in Mexico Expected Back in U.S. Tuesday

Harvard Student in Mexico Expected Back in U.S. Tuesday

A Harvard University student stranded in Mexico is expected to return to the U.S. at some point Tuesday, his attorney's office confirmed to NBC 7.

SDPD: Missing Woman Spotted Near Airport

SDPD: Missing Woman Spotted Near Airport

San Diego police are asking for the public's help in finding a woman last seen on Oct. 13, 2014.

Local HS Sophomore Competes on "The Voice"

Local HS Sophomore Competes on "The Voice"

Trinidad has come a long way since she started taking vocal lessons at age 5.

Shark Bites into Maui Man's Paddleboard

Shark Bites into Maui Man's Paddleboard

A shark knocked a Maui man off a stand-up paddleboard, officials say.

Caught on Camera: Thieves Smash Store Window, Cut Gate

Caught on Camera: Thieves Smash Store Window, Cut Gate

Tens of thousands of dollars in electronics were stolen after three men broke into a cell phone store in Garden Grove early Tuesday morning, police said.

Death Threat Made to Daughter of Prop 46. Co-Author

Death Threat Made to Daughter of Prop 46. Co-Author

The co-author of a California ballot proposition says he will continue to support the initiative despite receiving a death threat against his young daughter.