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Army team climbing Mount McKinley May Issue 4 2012

Army team climbing Mount McKinley

Ceremony held to honor ‘the best of the best’ in scouting May Issue 4 2012

Ceremony held to honor ‘the best of the best’ in scouting

On May 7, six friends shared one last adventure the same way they’ve spent much of their young lives — together.

Warm welcome home for Maj. Gen. Garrett May Issue 4 2012

Warm welcome home for Maj. Gen. Garrett

The newest commander of the U.S. Army in Alaska is no stranger to the 49th state.

Maj. Gen. Garrett takes command of U.S. Army Alaska May Issue 3 2012

Maj. Gen. Garrett takes command of U.S. Army Alaska

Maj. Gen. Michael Garrett took over as commander of the U.S. Army Alaska during a ceremony held Thursday, May 17 at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson. He takes over from Maj. Gen. Raymond Palumbo.

May Issue 3 2012

Change of command ceremony planned

There’s about to be a new man in charge of the Army in Alaska.

Two Spartans killed, three injured in attack May Issue 3 2012

Two Spartans killed, three injured in attack

The U.S. Army said on Tuesday, May 15 that two paratroopers based at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson were killed when their Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected vehicle was attacked by an improvised explosive device on May 13 near the town of Bowri Tana in Eastern Afghanistan.

Pantagon limits F-22 flights May Issue 2 2012

Pantagon limits F-22 flights

U.S. Army Alaska to get new commander May Issue 2 2012

U.S. Army Alaska to get new commander

Maj. Gen. Michael X. Garrett will become the 36th commander of the U.S. Army in Alaska during a ceremony on May 17 at JBER's Pershing Field.

Chaplain prays for all May Issue 2 2012

Chaplain prays for all

The Army has taught chaplain Ken Bolin a lot about religion — and not just his own.

Last Raptor arrives at JBER May Issue 2 2012

Last Raptor arrives at JBER

Members of the 3rd Wing of the 525th Fighter Squadron, along with friends and family members, gathered at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on Saturday, May 5, to watch as the final F-22 Raptor produced for the Air Force at Lockheed Martin’s Marietta, Ga. factory touched down in Alaska.