Salute to Service - NBC 7 San Diego

Stories highlighting our everyday heroes in uniform

Thursday, Jan 23, 2014 at 07:14 AM PST

Salute: Teaching Afghan Soldiers

Salute: Teaching Afghan Soldiers

We salute the soldiers of the 3rd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment.

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 07:30 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 07:30 AM 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 07:26 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 07:10 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.

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
Stolen Car Crashes into SUV, Injuring Woman, 2 Children
Stolen Car Crashes into SUV, Injuring Woman, 2 Children

Two men suspected of stealing a car broadsided an SUV, sending it into an Escondido home Sunday evening and injuring a woman and two children, police said.

Amid Investigations and Tensions, Trump-Putin Going 1-on-1
Amid Investigations and Tensions, Trump-Putin Going 1-on-1

With rattled world capitals watching, President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin are ready to go one-on-one in a summit that plays out against a backdrop of fraying Western alliances, a new peak in...

Comic-Con Preparations Underway at Gaslamp Quarter
Comic-Con Preparations Underway at Gaslamp Quarter

It's the beginning of the home stretch for crews prepping for Comic-Con International, which is set to begin this Thursday.

Soccer City Promotes Initiative During World Cup Party
Soccer City Promotes Initiative During World Cup Party

While fans were there to watch the game between France and Croatia, some of the organizers were there to send a political message.

Snubbing Feinstein, Calif. Democratic Party Endorses De Leon
Snubbing Feinstein, Calif. Democratic Party Endorses De Leon

The California Democratic Party snubbed U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Saturday by handing its official endorsement and a badly needed boost to state Sen. Kevin de Leon, her longshot Democratic challenger.

Hillcrest Businesses Cash in on Large Pride Crowds
Hillcrest Businesses Cash in on Large Pride Crowds

Organizers of Pride say this year’s attendance is shattering records and local businesses are cashing in on the celebration.