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JBLM Soldier Dies During Training

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) — The Army is investigating after a soldier died during a training run at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

In a news release, a spokesman for the base said the soldier and his unit were running through a wooded area Friday morning. 48 more words

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US Soldier in intensive care after attack outside restaurant in Tacoma

Hope they catch the cowards.

From KIRO TV: He doesn’t look like my son right now,” said Lisa Senecal while in tears from her son’s bedside… 403 more words

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Seattle Sounders Spend Day With Military At JBLM

JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Sounders have spent their day off visiting with soldiers and touring Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

The majority of the Sounders roster was present on Monday at the military base about an hour south of the team’s practice facility. 109 more words

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On one of our moves out of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA we had the opportunity to camp at the Travel Camp on American Lake on post. 30 more words

JBLM will require Real ID compliant driver licenses or IDs beginning April 1

Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) recently announced new ID requirements for unescorted visitor access at that base and the Yakima Training Center (YTC). These facilities will begin complying with the Federal Real ID Act on April 1, 2016, which means a standard Washington driver license or ID card will not be accepted for entry. 337 more words

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First time in history, Chinese military trains in continental U.S.

Adam Ashton reports for The (Tacoma) News Tribune, Nov. 20, 2015, that “an unusual military exchange” took place this past week when 80 soldiers from China’s People’s Liberation Army were brought to a military base in the continental U.S. 445 more words

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