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Participants complete the first stage, a half-mile swim, during the JBLM Deuces Wild Triathlon at Shoreline Park on Lewis Main Saturday.

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Dane Ballou was had the fastest overall time (1:01:25) at the 2016 Joint Base Lewis-McChord Deuces Wild Triathlon Saturday at Shoreline Park on Lewis North. Amanda Kennedy was the top female (1:17:37) while the team of Steve Gardner, Caleb Gardner and Micah Young were the top relay team (1:10:23).

Chelimo, Farah, Lagat react to Rio Games 5K finish

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Published: 02:32PM August 25th, 2016

Specialist Paul Chelimo’s greatest challenge came moments after the men’s 5,000-meter run at the Rio Olympic Games where he claimed the silver medal, when after NBC journalist informed him that he had been disqualified for lane infringement. During his disqualification and appeal process, Chelimo remained Army strong.


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Published: 02:15PM August 25th, 2016

A hockey team from Joint Base Lewis-McChord will face off against a team from Fairchild Air Force Base as part of a Veterans Hockey Game event Saturday and Sunday at the Eastern Washington University Recreation Center in Cheney.


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Published: 02:14PM August 25th, 2016

Instructors from Challenger Sports’ British Soccer Camp hosted a weeklong camp Aug. 15 to 19 for 40 Joint Base Lewis-McChord children at Rainier Field on McChord Field.

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Published: 02:25PM August 25th, 2016

What motivates people to be Soldiers?

Published: 03:13PM August 18th, 2016

Madigan just achieved a new milestone for excellence by earning a rating of nearly 97 percent in overall patient satisfaction, and our emergency department patient satisfaction rating is now at 98.5 percent, the highest ever patient satisfaction rating for our emergency department.

Published: 03:12PM August 18th, 2016

The number of terrorist-related threats during the past year indicates increasing risk to our nation and the Army.


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Published: 02:43PM August 25th, 2016

Dozens of questions from the community were answered during the JBLM Facebook Town Hall Monday.


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Published: 02:42PM August 25th, 2016

The 864th Engineer Battalion began work Aug. 15 on five major construction projects expected to provide training sites for Army Rangers.


5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment

Published: 03:32PM August 18th, 2016

Maj. Gen. Mark R. Stammer joined the I Corps team Aug. 9.


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Published: 02:08PM August 25th, 2016

Come out and enjoy the JBLM Airshow and Warrior Expo Saturday and Sunday.


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Published: 02:35PM August 18th, 2016

The National Park Service is offering Free Entrance Days in honor of the park service’s 100th anniversary.

Published: 01:37PM August 11th, 2016

A lively local option for summertime fun is the Washington Midsummer Renaissance Faire at Bonney Lake.

Published: 02:20PM August 25th, 2016

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


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Published: 02:20PM August 25th, 2016

Spc. Boon Lim, a technician at Madigan Army Medical Center, is transitioning out of the military to civilian life after earning his citizenship. He’s Chinese and grew up in Malaysia in relative poverty before attending undergraduate school in Hawaii and earning his master’s degree in Florida.

Published: 02:19PM August 25th, 2016

If you’re a Soldier interested in law school, consider applying to go at government expense.


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Published: 02:50PM August 18th, 2016

As the primary care physician for the Olympic Village, Madigan doctor manages respiratory and gastrointestinal issues as well as mosquito-born infections. While most of the teams have physicians assigned to them, Haight gets to help care for the triathlon team as well.


Madigan Public Affairs

Published: 02:49PM August 18th, 2016

The training program in Madigan’s reproductive endocrinology infertility clinic is just one of 45 reproductive endocrinology infertility fellowship programs in the nation.

Published: 12:59PM August 4th, 2016

Former WTB Soldier goes full circle and now works with both inpatient psychiatric patients as well as those in intensive outpatient therapy, teaching them coping and communication skills, to change their thinking, and to change their stories.

Published: 08:52AM July 28th, 2014

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Published: 02:47PM July 24th, 2014

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