Archive of: Military

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January Issue 5 2013

Alleged gate crasher facing federal charges

Kyle Hansen, 25, was arrested Jan. 19 in Eagle River.

JBER soldier charged in death of fellow soldier January Issue 4 2013

JBER soldier charged in death of fellow soldier

A soldier from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson has been charged with the Christmas death of Private 1st Class Grant Wise. Specialist Marshall Drake, 23, was charged Wednesday with involuntary manslaughter, negligent homicide and failure to obey general regulations, according to a statement released by JBER.

December Issue 1 2012

Military to conduct weapons training

Explosions, small arms fire may be heard in surrounding communities through Dec. 12

300 Spartans return from Afghanistan September Issue 4 2012

300 Spartans return from Afghanistan

A plane load of about 300 members of the Army's 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division returned to Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, following a 10-month deployment to Afghanistan.

4/25th Paratrooper killed in Afghanistan July Issue 2 2012

4/25th Paratrooper killed in Afghanistan

24-year-old staff sergeant was on his third tour.

Paratrooper killed, three injured in Afghanistan June Issue 1 2012

Paratrooper killed, three injured in Afghanistan

Pfc. Nathan Tyler Davis, 20, was on his first deployment.

Soldier dies from wounds suffered June 1 June Issue 1 2012

Soldier dies from wounds suffered June 1

Army says 22-year-old private first class was on his first deployment

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.

Army: Two JBER soldiers killed in IED attack May Issue 2 2012

Army: Two JBER soldiers killed in IED attack

Soldiers are third, fourth members of "Spartan" Brigade to die since deployment began in November.