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Soldiers throughout the 42nd Military Police Brigade competed against one another for the chance to be named the “The Protectors” Soldier, Noncommissioned Officer or Officer of the Quarter on Joint Base Lewis-McChord Jan. 19-22.

Published: 11:16AM January 28th, 2016

The Adjutant General branch has existed in the Army for more than two centuries and, in that time, has seen 60 different generals lead the AG corps and tremendously expand its role in the Army.

Published: 11:10AM January 28th, 2016

Madigan Army Medical Center opened a new substance abuse residential treatment facility on Joint Base Lewis-McChord Jan. 21.

Published: 11:12AM January 28th, 2016

Sign up for JBLM alerts to get notifications on inclement weather.

Published: 11:01AM January 28th, 2016

McChord Field leadership held a Community Action and Information Board to learn about trends and issues affecting the joint community at Joint Base Lewis-McChord Jan. 19.

Published: 11:01AM January 28th, 2016

Moses Lake is a city of roughly 20,000 people, located 200 miles east of Joint Base Lewis McChord. Moses Lake also plays an important role in the flying mission of the 62nd Airlift and 446th Airlift wings for two reasons — Grant County International Airport and “Iron Cross.”

Published: 11:02AM January 28th, 2016

Staff Sergeant Nickolas Johnson, 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron C-17 Globemaster flying crew chief, has been awarded the squadron’s Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Thomas N. Barnes Crew Chief of the Year Award for 2015.

Published: 10:49AM January 28th, 2016

The Red Badge Project gives former and current service members a chance to use their voices.

Published: 04:05PM January 21st, 2016

Annual MLK Day celebration focuses on remembering the past, celebrating victories and acting to make the world a better place.

Published: 04:01PM January 21st, 2016

Military and civilian leaders from across the south Puget Sound met Jan. 12 at the Eagle’s Pride Golf Course on Joint Base Lewis-McChord to discuss the impacts the base has on the surrounding communities.

Published: 03:52PM January 21st, 2016

Members of the Tacoma Pierce County Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee received a comprehensive look Wednesday at some of the major events coming up on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Published: 03:37PM January 21st, 2016

Joint Base Lewis-McChord prepares to turn 100 years old next year, commemorating the first Soldiers that came to Camp Lewis in 1917.

Published: 03:48PM January 21st, 2016

Joint Base Lewis-McChord announced Tuesday plans to fire nonexplosive High Mobility Artillery Rocket System Reduced Range Practice Rockets over a three-day period during the week of March 14 to 18 to measure the noise from the rocket firing.

Published: 03:36PM January 21st, 2016

United Service Organizations hosts free dinner for different units each month.

Published: 02:55PM January 21st, 2016

The people who work and live on Joint Base Lewis-McChord can minimize some of the dangers from inclement weather driving with proper preparation and staying in tune with current weather conditions.

Published: 02:53PM January 21st, 2016

Airmen of the 627th Civil Engineer Squadron pavement and heavy equipment flight do more to enable operations at Joint Base Lewis-McChord than meets the eye, especially during the winter.

Published: 02:52PM January 21st, 2016

The National Training Center and Fort Irwin, Calif., conducted a groundbreaking ceremony Jan. 12 for a facility that will support a unit that operates Army unmanned aircraft systems.

Published: 03:38PM January 21st, 2016

Registration ends Feb. 1 for the 2016 Joint Base Lewis-McChord Brewfest competition for homebrews or microbrews. Commercially brewed beers are ineligible.

Published: 12:57PM January 14th, 2016

Joining a very spirited and loud group of Seattle Seahawks fans, Lt. Gen Stephen R. Lanza, right, commanding general of I Corps, helped kick off the Seahawks’ official “Blue Flag Rally” in DuPont Jan. 8. The rally was to help celebrate the team’s run at the first playoff game on the road against the Minnesota Vikings Sunday.

Published: 12:44PM January 14th, 2016

Staff Sergeant Matthew Siegele, 627th Force Support Squadron sports and fitness noncommissioned officer in charge, saved a little girl fell through the ice on Carter Lake on McChord Field.

Published: 12:40PM January 14th, 2016

Command Sgt. Maj. James Norman III as he transferred his duties as I Corps command sergeant major during the change of command ceremony.

Published: 12:37PM January 14th, 2016

The 455th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron sprang into action following a terrorist attack including Airman 1st Class John Michael Aradanas, deployed from the 62nd Aerial Port Squadron from JBLM.

Published: 04:43PM January 18th, 2016

TAPS hosted a grief camp at JBLM to help those who have lost service members.

Published: 10:57AM January 14th, 2016

The Joint Base Lewis-McChord Tax Center opens Thursday to help with simple and complicated filings.

Published: 10:55AM January 14th, 2016

Count Tech. Sgt. LaPaul Williams as a survivor.

Published: 10:47AM January 14th, 2016

To prepare members for JBLM’s upcoming Command Cyber Readiness Inspection, the Network Enterprise Center will have a CCRI workshop Thursday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mission Training Complex in Building 1240 on Lewis Main.

Published: 10:46AM January 14th, 2016

WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii — Soldiers of Hawaii’s 25th Combat Aviation Brigade welcomed the Soldiers of 16th Combat Aviation Brigade, from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and their four AH-64E Apache Guardians, Jan. 6 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii.

Published: 10:41AM January 14th, 2016

Fitness and activity trackers, such as Fitbits and Garmin Connects, have been becoming very popular among those in the fitness industry, and have become a useful tool for individuals trying to lose weight.

Published: 12:31PM January 7th, 2016

The Tacoma Stars of the Major Arena Soccer League invited members from various military installations as part of their Military Appreciation Night Sunday at the ShoWare Center. Before the Stars played the San Diego Sockers, Joint Base Lewis-McChord played in the Tacoma Stars’ inaugural Army vs. Navy Indoor Soccer Showdown.

Published: 12:34PM January 7th, 2016

Facebook community helps spread the word about a local family’s missing huskies.