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Rainier Gate on Lincoln Road will be closed Dec. 5 to Jan. 6 tentatively for construction on the $8.4 million Joint Base Connector Phase I project for JBLM that will connect the Lewis Main and McChord Field areas. Barnes Avenue will also be closed Dec. 16 to March 27 in order to construct a new roundabout intersection for efficient and effective traffic flow.


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Published: 07:43PM November 26th, 2014

Hundreds run and skate in the 2014 Turkey Trot 5K and 10K event where 20 turkeys and two $300 gift cards were awarded after the race. The event is one of the more unique and popular events on the JBLM race calendar.


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Published: 07:38PM November 26th, 2014

1st Special Forces Group shuts out I Corps in Intramural Championship while the JBLM Fire and Emergency Services takes inaugural Open League Championship in title doubleheader to wrap up JBLM Intramural Flag Football Championships Nov. 20 at Cowan Stadium on Lewis Main.

Published: 07:06PM November 26th, 2014

Sports: The JBLM flag football team will face Naval Region Northwest during the 15th annual Pacific Northwest Army vs Navy Flag Football Classic 2 p.m., Dec. 12, at Cowan Stadium on Lewis Main. Tailgate party starts at noon. Free admission.

Published: 07:10PM November 26th, 2014

Thanksgiving is a great American tradition. It offers us the opportunity to pause and reflect on the blessings in our lives. We are thankful to live in this great country, and for the liberties provided by our Constitution. We are blessed that we get the opportunity to serve the Soldiers, family members, civilians and contract teammates that make up the Army team.

Published: 07:08PM November 26th, 2014

Leaders should stay involved with their subordinates

Published: 07:08PM November 26th, 2014

Every year, on Thanksgiving Day, Americans join with family and friends to give thanks for the many blessings that have been bestowed upon us. It is a tradition rooted in American history.


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Published: 07:37PM November 26th, 2014

Department of Public Works employee Larry Balch was honored with a 50-year pin during a retirement ceremony at JBLM.


62nd Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Published: 07:37PM November 26th, 2014

The 627th Logistics Readiness Squadron has taken the initiative by switching from yellow and black stickers, to red attachments with red tape to distinguish tools that produce over 85 decibels of sound.

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Published: 11:26AM November 20th, 2014

Service members from Joint Base Lewis-McChord teamed up with players of the Portland Trail Blazers to feed the hungry at the Oregon Food Bank in Beaverton, Oregon, Nov. 14.


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Published: 07:02PM November 26th, 2014

Where to see lights and celebrate the holiday season in the greater Seattle area.


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Published: 11:13AM November 20th, 2014

After recently winning $18,000 on the Food Network’s Guy’s Grocery Games show Nov. 9 and donating half of his earnings to the Wounded Warrior Project, Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s The Bistro at Russell Landing’s Chef Randy Mulder shares his Thanksgiving tips and recipes.

Published: 12:18PM November 18th, 2014

Randy Mulder, chef for the Bistro at Russell Landing, will be featured on Food Network’s “Guy’s Grocery Games.” A viewing party will take place at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Eagles Pride Golf Course


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Published: 11:24AM November 20th, 2014

A hiring fair for service members, veterans and their families was hosted at the American Veterans Post 1 in Tacoma on Nov. 12.

Published: 09:13AM November 21st, 2014

To provide a single Facebook portal for all employment-related opportunities, JBLM has created a new Facebook page,, which is geared toward connecting transitioning service members and their families to employment, training and events. JBLM receives amazing support and ample opportunities for transitioning service members and their families. Currently, several agencies on JBLM post employment opportunities and events to this page. Be sure to visit our new page, “like” us and check-out the latest employment opportunities.


19th Public Affairs Detachment

Published: 12:12PM November 18th, 2014

Five new employment initiatives intended to help service members seamlessly transition from the military into the civilian workforce were unveiled Tuesday during a "Senior Leaders’ Seminar" attended by approximately 800 elected officials, businesses, and state, federal and military leaders at the American Lake Conference Center on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

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Published: 07:13PM November 26th, 2014

Getting all the information you can out of your medical stay

Published: 07:05PM November 26th, 2014

As efforts continue to strengthen service members and their families, Pentagon officials held a Bloggers Roundtable to highlight the myriad resources available to tackle the unique military and transitional challenges those who serve might face.

Published: 07:04PM November 26th, 2014

TRICARE has delayed until April a 46-percent reduction in the reimbursement level for some autism services while it awaits the results of an independent assessment of the prevailing rate for the services, Defense officials said.

Published: 08:52AM July 28th, 2014

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