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14 Ways To Keep Cool Without Air Conditioning

Housing Service Center gives us tips on how we can keep ourselves cool from the summer heat, even without the expensive cooling equipment.

2023 72nd Culinary Arts Competition Wrap-up

Military chefs from Naval Base Kitsap, Naval Station Whidbey Island, Naval Station Everett, and other commands in the Pacific Northwest battled in culinary skills at Olympic College on May 6, 2023. The event had a Battling Chefs challenge with a secret ingredient and a POW*MIA theme. Capt. John Hale of Naval Base Kitsap and other officials judged the dishes.

UH Tenant Satisfaction Survey runs March 20 to May 5

Annual Unaccompanied Housing Tenant Satisfaction Survey runs March 20-May 5. Check your email for survey link.

Admiral's Cup Schedule

2023 dates for MWR Intramural Sports Admiral's Cup challenge events are now in! Check them out and come out and support your installation as they take on the region's best.

NASWI Inclement Weather Updates | Dec. 19-25

Find weather updates on the latest inclement weather incidents here and on our Facebook page @whidbeyffr

New Unaccompanied Housing Maintenance Request Procedure

Live in the barracks and have a maintenance issue? Start here or find the poster with a QR code on the back of your room door.

NRNW Command Fitness Leader (CFL) Course Calendar

This 40-hour course provides the basic fitness and nutrition tools necessary to design fitness programs, facilitate classes and become an ambassador of fitness and nutrition.

Naval Air Station Whidbey Island now at HPCON-A

COVID-19 restrictions to soften as part of transition.

COVID-19 Response now at HPCON Alpha

COVID-19 restrictions to be softened as part of transition.

Inclement Weather Updates

Check back here for more information on the winter storm watch.

Introducing Inclement Weather Updates

Find information on inclement weather on our website.

NRNW Navy Gold Star Program Children's Grief Awareness Day

Join NRNW Navy Gold Star Program Coordinators and guest speaker Carolyn Ripper, LMFT, FFSC Child Counselor during these 60-minute conversations about what to expect when your child is grieving.

National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

Get out, get active and join Navy Region Northwest MWR Fitness and Navy MWR Fitness by participating in the weekly fitness challenges.

Aquatic Safety Month 2021

Take time this month to learn about how to keep your family safe in, on, and around the water.

Renter's Insurance

Recent cases of residents being held financially responsible for damage they cause to PPV units have highlighted the importance of having renters insurance AND having sufficient coverage under your policy.

Public/Private Venture Housing

View the memo from the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Sustainment for tenants in privatized housing.

Military Spouse Licensure Reimbursement extension

Navy Personnel Command has extended spouse licensure reimbursement application deadline. The deadline for applications has been extended in response to issues caused by COVID-19.

Advanced School Enrollment in Washington State

On April 19, Governor Jay Inslee signed SHB 1210, the School Enrollment - Nonresident Children from Military Families Bill. This bill allows school districts to accept applications for advanced enrollment from students of military families enrolling in Washington's public schools prior to their arrival in the state. This new law went into effect on July 29, 2019. If you have questions about advanced enrollment, contact us today.