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Juneau Icefield Research Program founder, long-time director passes away

Juneau Icefield Research Program founder, long-time director passes awayDr. Maynard Miller was 93 years old

Army cuts will be small for Alaska military

Army cuts will be small for Alaska militaryAlaska will lose about 400 soldiers from U.S. Army Alaska operations and the announcement is being portrayed as good news from military officials in the state.

Alaska military dependence is focus of new study

Alaska military dependence is focus of new studyMost of the federal dollars spent in Alaska are related to the military.

Alaska may get 8 military cargo planes

Alaska may get 8 military cargo planesThe planes are C-23 Sherpas and they are beloved by National Guardsmen around the country who flew them. The twin-engine Sherpa looks like a flying box and can hold more than 20 paratroopers.

Department of Defense releases Arctic Strategy

Department of Defense releases Arctic StrategyThe Department of Defense released a 16 page Arctic Strategy document on Friday.

JBER soldier receives Soldier’s Medal

JBER soldier receives Soldier’s MedalA JBER soldier was awarded the highest military honor for an act of heroism in a non-war setting today.

Tlingit code talkers receive recognition

Tlingit code talkers receive recognitionUntil recently, no one knew that Tlingits from Southeast Alaska also served as code talkers.

Wanamaker represents Juneau at USS Juneau memorial dedication in New Jersey

Wanamaker represents Juneau at USS Juneau memorial dedication in New JerseyA county government building in New Jersey was dedicated Wednesday to the USS Juneau, 71 years to the day the Navy ship was sunk in the Battle of Guadalcanal.

Murkowski says sequestration jeopardizing national defense

Murkowski says sequestration jeopardizing national defenseThe country could face a second round of automatic budget cuts if Congress can’t agree on a spending plan by year’s end.

Hundreds Attend Funeral Of WWII Veteran They Didn’t Know

Hundreds Attend Funeral Of WWII Veteran They Didn’t KnowWhether you know it as Veterans Day here in the U.S. or as Remembrance Day in Commonwealth countries, we think you'll agree that something remarkable happened on this Nov. 11 in England.