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Chief Warrant Officer 2 Todd Husson, of the 4th Attack Reconnaissance Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 16th Combat Aviation Brigade, and his son Logan, 1, say hello to Santa during the annual JBLM Holiday Tree Lighting ceremony on Lewis Main Nov. 30.

JBLM Tree Lighting Ceremonies

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Joint Base Lewis-McChord kicked off the holiday with the annual Lewis Main Holiday Tree Lighting in front of Jensen Fitness Center Nov. 30 and the Madigan Christmas Tree and Menorah Lighting Ceremony at Madigan Army Medical Center Dec. 1.


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Special Olympics Washington’s Fall Games

Published: 01:28PM December 7th, 2017

Five bowlers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s Special Olympics team will compete at Special Olympics Washington’s 2017 Fall Games in Kenmore Dec. 10. Kamryn Dunblazier, 10, Thomas Allen, 9, Ryan Carr, 9, and Alex Johnson, 13, make up JBLM’s juniors unified team. Kyle Stewart, 19, will compete in the senior singles division.


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University of Washington Football

Published: 01:25PM December 7th, 2017

Benning Potoa’e, an outside linebacker for the University of Washington, has received plenty of coaching from the Husky staff and his father – Master Sgt. Aleki Potoa’e. The advice and instruction continues from time at JBLM to this season’s Fiesta Bowl Dec. 30, when Washington faces Penn State in Glendale, Ariz.


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20th Civil Engineer Squadron

Published: 01:23PM December 7th, 2017

SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. — Drenched in sweat from delivering continuous blows to a punching bag, the athlete shrugs off the physical strain of a three-hour training session, feeling both exhausted and accomplished.


Northwest Guardian/2016

Published: 01:52PM December 7th, 2017

It took the better part of a 24-year career for me to even acknowledge the need for work-life balance — and I’m still learning.


Regional Health Command-Pacific

Published: 02:43PM November 30th, 2017

But first I wanted to re-emphasize why we’re switching over to MHS GENESIS to begin with — using a single health care record across the DOD (that can be digitally shared with the Department of Veterans Affairs), as opposed to the multiple systems that military providers currently use, creates a more accurate and more complete health record with less chance for medical errors.


122nd Public Affairs Operations

Published: 12:10PM November 22nd, 2017

Early in his tenure as Army chief of staff, Gen. Mark Milley recognized we must rely more heavily on our Reserve component teammates to meet the demands of a complex global environment, since most of the Army’s capacity resides in the National Guard and Army Reserve.


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Reagan National Defense Forum

Published: 02:28PM December 7th, 2017

Patrick Shanahan, deputy defense secretary, was the closing speaker at the Reagan National Defense Forum in Simi Valley, Calif., and he spoke how the department is putting the president’s orders into effect.


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Fallen Heroes Memorial

Published: 02:29PM December 7th, 2017

Survivor Outreach Services’ fourth annual Fallen Heroes Memorial Tree Decorating Potluck took place at at Waller Hall Dec. 2.


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Sextortion warning

Published: 02:27PM December 7th, 2017

When using a legitimate online dating site, victims are more apt to provide personal information and or participate in online compromising acts; however, CID officials said to be very cautious of their online communications and activity and not share intimate, personal information with strangers or people you have never met in person.


Northwest Guardian / 2016

JBLM Jingle Bell Jog and Reindeer Romp

Published: 01:08PM December 7th, 2017

The Joint Base Lewis-McChord Jingle Bell Jog and Reindeer Romp will take place outside of the Wilson Sports and Fitness Center on Lewis North, featuring fun runs, prize giveaways and an ugly Christmas sweater contest.


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‘The Nutcracker’

Published: 02:22PM November 30th, 2017

The Joint Base Lewis-McChord SKIESUnlimited production of “The Nutcracker” shows at Evergreen Theater on Lewis Main Dec. 8-10.

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Local Holiday Light Displays

Published: 11:35AM November 22nd, 2017

The holiday season begins around South Sound with holiday light displays.

Published: 01:37PM December 7th, 2017

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

Published: 02:38PM November 30th, 2017

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

Published: 12:30PM November 22nd, 2017

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


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Madigan Army Medical Center

Published: 01:42PM December 7th, 2017

Hosted by Madigan Army Medical Center’s Department of Ministry and Pastoral Care, this year’s event featured songs of both the Christian and Jewish faiths, details on the meaning of the Christmas tree and menorah, treats and a visit from Santa.


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Warrior Transition Battalion

Published: 01:41PM December 7th, 2017

For their work supporting and leading these Soldiers through their recoveries and transitions, three WTB staff members earned the 2017 Cadre Excellence Awards from the Warrior Care and Transition Program. Mary Ball and Bob Malm received their awards at a ceremony Nov. 22 at the WTB; Sgt. 1st Class Maria Guerra, a former WTB platoon sergeant, was unable to attend.


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Madigan Army Medical Center

Published: 12:05PM November 22nd, 2017

Madigan is the first Army military treatment facility and first major military medical center to field MHS GENESIS.

Published: 08:52AM July 28th, 2014

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