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JBLM Command Sgt. Maj. Richard Mulryan is focusing on learning from those who have been working with his position for years.

Northwest Guardian

JBLM’s new CSM focuses on learning the ropes with a constant emphasis on family.

Published: 01:40PM November 24th, 2015

The Lewis Community Spouse’s Club is hosting its annual Historic Holiday Home Tour.

Published: 01:39PM November 24th, 2015

Joint Base Lewis-McChord accepted a second Fisher House from the Fisher House Foundation Nov. 17, offering more families the opportunity to visit their loved ones during hospitalization.

Published: 01:43PM November 24th, 2015

Santa Express train rides start Saturday and run each weekend through December 21 at 10 a.m., 12:45 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Published: 01:40PM November 24th, 2015

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Transitioning warriors have a plethora of activities to choose from in the Soldier Adaptive Reconditioning Program, but only one involves a 1,000-pound animal.

Published: 12:30PM November 19th, 2015

The 555th Engineer Brigade Soldiers brought packs filled with toys for Santa’s Castle Monday.

Published: 12:18PM November 19th, 2015

Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Joint Base Lewis-McChord continues work with Lacey Elementary Schools.

Published: 12:33PM November 19th, 2015

At one of the far walls of the museum’s entrance are tall concrete-like barriers, backdrops to art pieces depicting an improvised explosive device, a memorial display and the tears and blood of war — glass embodiments of the gritty reality of combat.

Published: 11:25AM November 12th, 2015

Family members gathered to connect, share stories and recognize those they have lost at the Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s Fallen Heroes Decorating Tree Event hosted by JBLM’s Survivor Outreach Services.

Published: 11:25AM November 12th, 2015

America’s Credit Union hosted the 15th Annual Turkey Shoot golf tournament Nov. 6 at Eagles Pride Golf Course.

Published: 11:27AM November 12th, 2015

Service members from all over JBLM helped clean up training and cantonment areas on the installation.

Published: 12:37PM November 12th, 2015

The Stone Education Center has a new education services officer.

Published: 11:28AM November 12th, 2015

Soldiers are now authorized to wear either black or white socks with their Army physical fitness uniform.

Published: 11:28AM November 12th, 2015

As American influence continues to expand globally, the traditional concept of patriotism takes on a broader definition. The true essence of an American patriot is no longer anchored by birthright.

Published: 11:27AM November 12th, 2015

Bill Myers, Environmental Restoration program manager, was honored with the Commander’s Award for Civilian Service Monday at JBLM.

Published: 11:24AM November 12th, 2015

Aidan McConlin, 9 years old, who has cerebral palsy, doesn’t let a disability slow him down or prevent him from doing what he can to bring a smile to deploying service members.

Published: 11:24AM November 12th, 2015

Four international spouses gathered around Indian spouse Palak Shah as she taught them how to make chickpea noodles in tomato curry and lemon rice during JBLM’s International Spouses Cooking Demonstration Nov. 4.

Published: 11:29AM November 5th, 2015

Joint Base Lewis-McChord and Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund leadership broke ground on the new Intrepid Spirit Center in a ceremony Oct. 29. Once completed, the center will diagnose and treat traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic

Published: 11:03AM November 5th, 2015

Competition heats up at ninth annual chili cook-off hosted by the U.S. Army Sustainment Command Army Field Support Battalion-Lewis, under the 404th Army Field Support Brigade.

Published: 11:03AM November 5th, 2015

Arts and crafts managers from eight military installations were at Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s Arts and Crafts Center from Oct. 28 to 30 to participate in specialized resiliency training. The program is geared toward Airmen, Soldiers and their family members who have suffered from a traumatic incident.

Published: 11:05AM November 5th, 2015

The 1st Battalion, 94th Field Artillery Regiment hosted a “Trunk or Treat” for service members and their families Oct. 30 at JBLM.

Published: 11:03AM November 5th, 2015

It’s not every day you get to meet a prince, but several of America’s injured service members were given that chance Oct. 28, showing off their adaptive sports skills to Britain’s Prince Harry, who visited Fort Belvoir, Va., to officially launch the 2016 Invictus Games.

Published: 10:29AM October 29th, 2015

The “Hunted Asylum” saw an influx of visitors during its opening weekend Oct. 23 through Sunday.

Published: 10:51AM October 29th, 2015

Service members and veterans participated in the “I Was There” film workshop at JBLM.

Published: 11:18AM October 29th, 2015

Twelve finalists have been selected for the 2015 Operation Rising Star singing contest.

Published: 10:53AM October 29th, 2015

Local Joint Base Lewis-McChord veterans, along with many others, take part in the upcoming “Range 15” military humor zombie movie.

Published: 03:17PM October 29th, 2015

JBLM’s annual fall cleanup puts all service members to work Nov. 2 - 6. The Nov. 4 Amnesty Day allows anyone to recycle old weapons or ammo, no questions asked.

Published: 10:34AM October 29th, 2015

Five children received a handmade quilt by Quilts for Kids on JBLM in Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s Grandstaff Library on Make a Difference Day Saturday.

Published: 10:33AM October 29th, 2015

The annual Domestic Violence Awareness Month event on JBLM brought more than 200 members of command leadership, government and nonprofits as well as survivors together to learn more about the effects of domestic violence.

Published: 12:39PM October 22nd, 2015

The Gold Star mothers Picnic on Joint Base Lewis-McChord Sunday allowed women to share their stories of life and loss.