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A DH-4 sits on the field at Camp Lewis in 1917.

JBLM Centennial Celebration

Northwest Guardian

Joint Base Lewis-McChord will celebrate Camp Lewis’ 100th Birthday with a public ceremony at Watkins Field on Lewis Main Friday.


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JBLM Commander’s Cup Golf Championship

Published: 03:40PM August 17th, 2017

The 1st Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment team defeated three Air Force teams in a two-duo best ball format in the Joint Base Lewis-McChord Commander’s Cup Golf Championship Monday at Whispering Firs Golf Course on McChord Field. 1-14 CAV finished with a total score of 146, followed by the 62nd Maintenance Squadron (148), the 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (153) and the 5th Air Support Operations Squadron (161).


1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)

1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)

Published: 03:39PM August 17th, 2017

2nd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) visit the Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall in DuPont.


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JBLM Youth Shotgun Fun Shoot

Published: 03:33PM August 17th, 2017

More than 150 children went trap shooting during the annual Joint Base Lewis-McChord Youth Shotgun Fun Shoot Aug. 12 at the JBLM Skeet and Trap Range outside Lewis Main. Military youths had a chance to try out .410, 20 and 12 gauge shotguns, aiming at clay pigeons sent into the air.


U.S. Army Photo/2012

Published: 03:43PM August 17th, 2017

Clover Park Technical College, accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, provides support for the horticulture vocational program within the correctional facility on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.


Madigan Public Affairs/2016

Published: 02:15PM August 10th, 2017

Without the school-based clinic, it would have taken hours for the spouse or active-duty parent to drive to the school, bring his child to Madigan, sit through the appointment and drive his son back to school and himself back to work. Instead, his son missed only part of a single class.

Published: 02:38PM August 3rd, 2017

7th Infantry Division commanding general will have a change of command ceremony Aug. 11.


1st Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division Public Affairs

7th Infantry Division

Published: 03:54PM August 17th, 2017

Maj. Gen. Thomas James Jr. relinquished command of the 7th Infantry Division and Task Force Bayonet to Maj. Gen. Willard Burleson during a ceremony on Watkins Field Aug. 11.


1st Combat Camera Squadron

2017 Mobility Guardian

Published: 03:56PM August 17th, 2017

During Mobility Guardian, refueling aircraft offloaded roughly 1.2 million pounds of fuel; aerial port service members processed 3,676 passengers and 4,911 tons of equipment; and crews airdropped 356 paratroopers, 33 heavy platforms and nearly 300 container delivery system bundles.


5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment

16th Combat Aviation Brigade

Published: 03:52PM August 17th, 2017

The Soldiers, who work at the Raptor’s Nest Dining Facility on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, have been recognized by the judges as the best on the installation and are now competing against the best DFAC from Fort Huachuca, Ariz. If the Raptor’s Nest Soldiers win this round, they will move on to compete against the final four Army DFACs in the continental United States.


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Northwest Trek

Published: 03:25PM August 17th, 2017

A wildlife adventure is a short drive away from JBLM, at Northwest Trek in Eatonville, Wash.


Northwest Guardian / 2016

2017 JBLM Pacific Pathways Triathlon

Published: 11:24AM August 11th, 2017

The 2017 Joint Base Lewis-McChord Pacific Pathways Triathlon is scheduled to take place Aug. 19 at 7:30 a.m. at Shoreline Park on Lewis North. Late registration period is open until 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, with the only remaining registration option being the day before, Aug. 18, at Shoreline Park.


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Missoula Children’s Theatre

Published: 02:37PM August 10th, 2017

Nearly three dozen Joint Base Lewis-McChord youngsters got to perform with the Missoula Children’s Theatre in a one-week camp that concluded Friday night with a song and dance extravaganza performance of a musical adaptation of “Treasure Island” at Child and Youth Services’ Gymnasium on Lewis Main.

Published: 03:27PM August 17th, 2017

The following is a snapshot look into some upcoming employment fairs and networking opportunities:

Published: 02:07PM August 10th, 2017

The following is a snapshot look into some upcoming employment fairs and networking opportunities:

Published: 02:37PM August 3rd, 2017

The following is a snapshot look into some upcoming employment fairs and networking opportunities:


Madigan Public Affairs

Department of Defense-Veterans Affairs

Published: 03:32PM August 17th, 2017

The idea for this collaboration was largely credited to its namesake, Maj. Gen. William Gourley, a 36-year Army veteran. After retirement in 1989, Gourley chose to settle in Monterey near his old posting of Fort Ord. His passion for serving Soldiers led him to take a strong role in the restructuring of the fort after it was closed in 1994 and begin an intense campaign to convince the VA to open a clinic there.


Regional Health Command-Pacific

Regional Health Command-Pacific

Published: 03:31PM August 17th, 2017

The region adopted a 2-mile long portion of DuPont-Steilacoom Road, just outside the gates of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, in 2016.


U.S. Army Photo


Published: 03:30PM August 17th, 2017

Tobacco products labeled as light, hand-rolled, natural, herbal, clove, flavored, menthol, cigars or cigarillos, nor the byproducts of hookah smoke or e-cigarette vapor have been proven to be safer, according to McRae.

Published: 08:52AM July 28th, 2014

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