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Lewis Army Museum

The Trench and Camp served as the Camp Lewis newspaper from Oct. 7, 1917 to June 7, 1918. It was published by the Tacoma Tribune.

Northwest Guardian Final Edition

Northwest Guardian

After more than a century of base newspapers, the last issue of the Northwest Guardian was published June 15 on JBLM.

Directorate of Public Works

Published: 02:22PM June 14th, 2018

The Department of Defense was challenged to find a compact, flexible, and transportable drinking water purification system in 2003 by the Congress.

Directorate of Public Works

Published: 02:21PM June 14th, 2018

Cooking is still the number one cause of fires in homes in the U.S.

4th Battalion, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne)

Published: 02:17PM June 14th, 2018

Lt. Col. Stephen Smith took command of the 4th Battalion, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne) from Lt. Col. Michael Mannion during a change of command ceremony June 12 outside McCants Hangar at Gray Army Airfield on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

JBLM Garrison Headquarters

Published: 04:02PM June 14th, 2018

Chief Master Sgt. Nicholas Hollinger is set to retire June 18 after 26 years with the Air Force.

Madigan Army Medical Center

Published: 03:59PM June 14th, 2018

Bob Woodruff, a journalist with ABC News, provided the graduation address.

Blue Star Museums Program

Published: 03:58PM June 14th, 2018

The free admission program is available for all service members currently serving in the United States.

Clover Park School District

Published: 03:57PM June 14th, 2018

Big changes have been made to the administration in the Clover Park School District.

Amtrak train crash

Published: 03:18PM June 7th, 2018

Tanya Porter, a registered nurse from Madigan Army Medical Center, found herself in a mass-casualty situation with extremely limited medical supplies.

Invincible Spirit Festival

Published: 03:05PM June 7th, 2018

The Gary Sinise Foundation and USO Metro sponsored the Invincible Spirit Festival May 24 at Naval Support Activity Bethesda, Md., as a way to remember the sacrifices made by the service members.

2018 Summer Reading Program

Published: 03:07PM June 7th, 2018

McChord Field and Book Patch libraries have some exciting plans for the 2018 Summer Reading Program.

902nd Contracting Battalion

Published: 03:02PM June 7th, 2018

Two 902nd Contracting Battalion Soldiers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord are in Mongolia through Sunday supporting disaster preparedness and response by multinational civil and military authorities.

Security Force Assistance Brigades

Published: 03:03PM June 7th, 2018

Recruiters came to Joint Base Lewis-McChord May 31 to talk with Soldiers about signing up for the security force assistance brigades.

Published: 10:15AM June 7th, 2018

The following are the scheduled dates for Army’s Day of No Scheduled Activity and Air Force’s Family Days and federal holidays on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

American Humane Lois Pope K-9 Medal of Courage

Published: 02:43PM May 31st, 2018

Medically retired Army Sgt. Dennis Dow and his family brought their 12-year-old black Labrador, Jag, to Washington, D.C., to be one of four recipients of the American Humane Lois Pope K-9 Medal of Courage May 22.

JBLM Directorate of Emergency Services

Published: 02:21PM May 31st, 2018

School’s almost out for summer — time to watch for children playing in and around JBLM neighborhoods even more than during the school year.

Lewis Army Museum

Published: 02:20PM May 31st, 2018

The Lewis Army Museum will kick off its summer of free family events with an Army birthday celebration at the museum June 16.

U.S. Air Force Academy

Published: 02:17PM May 31st, 2018

The secretary told the graduates that they must make the Air Force better every day.

U.S. Military Academy

Published: 02:18PM May 31st, 2018

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff was the commencement speaker at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., Saturday.

Published: 02:06PM May 31st, 2018

Charleston flight nurses marry on C-17.

5th Security Force Assistance Brigade

Published: 01:49PM May 24th, 2018

Joint Base Lewis-McChord officials are expecting the arrival of the 5th Security Force Assistance Brigade sometime in 2019.

JBLM Retiree Appreciation Day

Published: 01:34PM May 24th, 2018

More than 1,200 people showed up for the annual Retiree Appreciation Day at American Lake Conference Center May 18.

Strong Bonds

Published: 01:33PM May 24th, 2018

Twenty couples from 593rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command at Joint Base Lewis-McChord attended a Strong Bonds event May 18 to Sunday to learn skills on how to maintain a healthy marriage.

2nd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division

Published: 01:30PM May 24th, 2018

The subterranean operational environment, which dates as far back as the Civil War within American history, continues to be one that is complex and can create significant challenges for today’s Soldier.

1st Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division

Published: 01:29PM May 24th, 2018

Capt. Bryan Nesbitt, an intelligence officer for the 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, won the Lt. Gen. Sidney T. Weinstein Award for 2018.

Lewis Main Exchange

Published: 01:23PM May 24th, 2018

The Budweiser Clydesdales drew a big crowd to the Lewis Main Exchange May 18.

Mount Kilauea Eruption

Published: 01:22PM May 24th, 2018

More than 150 National Guard troops have volunteered to help with evacuations and to man checkpoints in front of the lava flow. Other troops are standing by in case more mass evacuations are needed.

Clover Park High School

Published: 01:21PM May 24th, 2018

The 10th annual Arlington Project opened with a ceremony at Clover Park High School Wednesday evening. The display, which mimics the national cemetery at Arlington, is free for visitors now through Memorial Day.

Military Spouse of the Year

Published: 03:02PM May 17th, 2018

Krista Simpson Anderson, from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, was honored as the Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year, at the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore Annual Awards Gala, in Washington, D.C., May 10

Published: 02:52PM May 17th, 2018

In July, Airman 1st Class Jasmine Griffith will become Cadet Jasmine Griffith, an Air Force Academy student and future Air Force officer.