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.

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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."
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2 Passengers Killed in Suspected DUI Crash

2 Passengers Killed in Suspected DUI Crash

Two people were killed in a suspected DUI crash on Interstate 8 in the East County Saturday morning, officials confirmed.

3-Car Crash Kills La Mesa Man

3-Car Crash Kills La Mesa Man

A 71-year-old man died in a three-car collision in La Mesa Friday night.

Glider Crashes into Cliffs at Black's Beach

Glider Crashes into Cliffs at Black's Beach

A person is injured after a glider crashes at Black's Beach, just north of La Jolla.

YouTube Star Fights Immigration Battle for Mom

YouTube Star Fights Immigration Battle for Mom

Several years ago, a San Diego man’s touching YouTube duet with his young daughter captured the hearts of America and catapulted him to instant fame. Today, the viral star is using his voice to...

Cab Driver Hit Several Times After Head-On Collision

Cab Driver Hit Several Times After Head-On Collision

A taxi cab driver was killed near Old Town San Diego early Saturday morning after being run over several times by oncoming traffic, just after a wrong-way driver plowed into his cab.

HS Principal Asked to Leave Amid Growing Campus Disharmony

HS Principal Asked to Leave Amid Growing Campus Disharmony

Some parents and community members are up in arms about a controversy surrounding the principal of Lincoln High School.