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Staff Sgt. Russ Jackson

An Airman jumps out of an MH-47 Chinook helicopter during helocast alternate insertion and extraction training with Soldiers from the 160th SOAR July 14, at American Lake on JBLM. The Airmen from the 22nd Special Tactics Squadron conducted 10 daytime helocast iterations and eight nighttime helocast iterations over a two-day span. The Airman is assigned to the 22nd STSÕ Red Team.

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Airmen and Soldiers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord practiced amphibious special-operations tactics during a water training exercise at American Lake July 14 and 15.

Published: 08:52AM July 28th, 2014

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Staff Sgt. Russ Jackson

Published: 12:00AM July 25th, 2014

Airmen and Soldiers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord practiced amphibious special-operations tactics during a water training exercise at American Lake July 14 and 15.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

There’s plenty to do on Joint Base Lewis-McChord throughout the week and into the weekend for families and singles.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Students visit and get cultural lessons at the Lewis Army Museum.

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Danielle Gregory/Northwest Guardian

Published: 11:45PM July 24th, 2014

After 15 years of serving in the military, Master Sgt. Leroy A. Petry is embracing retirement.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Newly promoted leaders skills tested at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Parents were spinning, dancing and jumping almost as much as their children July 18 and 19, during the United Service Organization’s Sesame Street Experience for Military Families on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

There were 439 Airmen selected for promotion via the supplemental promotion process, Air Force Personnel Center officials announced July 17.

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Scott Hansen/Northwest Guardian

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

When Anthony Wilkins found out about the Down & Dirty 5K Mud Run at Soldiers Field House on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, he learned that participants were encouraged to sport shirts and capes resembling their favorite super heroes during the July 19 run.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

As a child, Dan Carr would take any chance he had to go fishing with his father. Now as a sergeant 1st class in 1st Battalion, 37th Field Artillery Regiment at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, he began taking his son Daniel, 6, to American Lake.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

With the fan base of the Seattle Sounders growing and the high ratings the U.S. gained during this year’s World Cup, JBLM youths were excited to learn from some of the best instructors from Europe during a soccer camp Monday through Thursday on Joint Base LewisMcChord.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Show off your football skills

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

“Only if Senior Leaders micro-manage them.” – Ben Barber

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

When I think about being a good Airman first, there are two quotes that have framed my focus.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Kim and I left Charlotte, North Carolina 33 years ago and we’ve dreamed about the day we would return. With my retirement in August, that day is rapidly approaching with much anticipation.

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Staff Sgt. Russ Jackson

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Life is not a smooth road; it’s bumpy and full of obstacles. In the Air Force, how Airmen deal with the challenges they face depends on how resilient they are.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

The Army is creating a standard marketplace of tactical communications hardware to support the Common Operating Environment initiative and deliver a familiar and intuitive experience for Soldiers.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

The Gold Star Wives of America, Inc. held their 69th annual convention in Seattle Saturday to elect new leadership and board members.