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  1. NORAD fighters cause 'sonic boom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... warning. The command has three subordinate regional headquarters: the Alaskan NORAD Region at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska; the Canadian NORAD Region at Winnipeg, Manitoba; and the Continental NORAD Region at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla. The ...

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  2. Greenbrier soldier's remains recovered, identified over 60 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... II, nicknamed "Old Shaky," took off from McChord Air Base in Tacoma, Washington, headed for Elmendorf Air Force Base near Anchorage, Alaska, with a crew of 11. Staff Sergeant Van Fossen of the U.S. Air Force, graduate of the Greenbrier Class of ...

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  3. Trump White House Outlines Plan To Make 'Our Military Strong Again'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | The Daily Caller

    An F-22 Raptor flies over Alaska terrain after refueling Jan. 5, 2013. The F-22 is assigned to the 3rd Wing and flown by a Reserve pilot assigned to the 302nd Fighter Squadron at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska.

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  4. Alaska USA's CEO announces retirementRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Homer News

    ... time when the credit union had only one facility located in the basement of a military building on Elmendorf Air Force Base, had $36 million in assets, 36 employees, and served 25,411 members. Promoted to president/CEO in 1979, Eckhardt has since ...

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    Jan 6, 2017 | Prince George Citizen

    ... as I was focused on the eight-day journey from Kansas to my destination in Anchorage beside the Elmendorf Air Force Base. As an outsider, not familiar with the sight of cut blocks at the time, seeing them over and over again, was a bit disturbing. I ...

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  6. Should we require women to register for the draft?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | SILive.com

    Four F-15 Eagle pilots from the 3rd Wing walk to their respective jets at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, for the fini flight of Maj. Andrea Misener .

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  7. Alaska military historian, Army veteran John Cloe dead at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... at Fort Benning, Georgia. In 1970 he drove to Alaska and became the Alaska Air Command historian at Elmendorf Air Force Base. His office at Elmendorf contained copious and detailed records of U.S. military actions in Alaska during World War II, when ...

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  8. Alaska military historian John Cloe dead at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... at Fort Benning, Georgia. In 1970 he drove to Alaska and became the Alaska Air Command historian at Elmendorf Air Force Base. His office at Elmendorf contained copious and detailed records of U.S. military actions in Alaska during World War II , ...

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  9. Changing of the guard: 2017 brings new city manager to KenaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... to its steadily disappearing bluff. Koch grew up in Anchorage, where his father was stationed at Elmendorf Air Force Base in the late 1960s. He remembers taking trips to the Kenai Peninsula with his father to hunt, fish, and dig clams - fond ...

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  10. A Christmas StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | Air & Space

    ... the tree, with its garlands of fake holly and strands of gold and silver balls. While refueling at Elmendorf Air Force Base at Anchorage, Alaska, we went through U.S. Customs and Immigration, where officials checked our passports and sent us on our ...

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  11. Fairbanks Looking Back - Nov. 24, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... all swollen." An airman in the U.S. Air Force, Cone immediately went to the emergency room of the Elmendorf Air Force Base hospital for a diagnosis. Doctors think the infection might have come from the bear's blood or bone fragments, but they could ...

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  12. American Legion Lewis White Post 76 commander reflects on veteransa serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... military service. Their lives were tragically taken. Assigned to the 3rd Security Forces Squadron, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, Sergeants McElroy and Norton made the supreme sacrifice when their vehicle struck an IED while on patrol near Taji, ...

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  13. The "Matter of Veterans"Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... military service. Their lives were tragically taken. Assigned to the 3rd Security Forces Squadron, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, Sergeants McElroy and Norton made the supreme sacrifice when their vehicle struck an IED while on patrol near Taji, ...

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  14. Veterans: America's True Melting PotRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2016 | Information Technology

    ... military service. Their lives were tragically taken. Assigned to the 3rd Security Forces Squadron, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, Sergeants McElroy and Norton made the supreme sacrifice when their vehicle struck an IED while on patrol near Taji, ...

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  15. Shropshire: Base teams up with sanctuary to offer wolf close encounterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2008 | Stars and Stripes

    ... a wolf enthusiast and adventure program director, forged the relationship after arriving here from Elmendorf Air Force Base in Alaska. "People have lot of ideas about wolves from fairy tales and Indian tribes. They just have a mystical feel," said ...

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  16. Fighter planes land at Kenai AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    An F-22 Raptor fighter jet takes off from the Kenai Municipal Airport on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 in Kenai, Alaska. A pair of F-22 "Raptor" fighter jets - from the U.S. Air Force's 525 squadron and the Air Force Reserve's 302nd squadron, both based at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage - became the first of their kind to land at the Kenai Municipal Airport when they touched down at 11:45 a.m. Friday.

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  17. Independent House District 3 candidate sees running as her civic dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and have small business experience." Olson arrived in Alaska 1977 as an Air Force mechanic at Elmendorf Air Force Base, specializing in repairing C-5s. After the Air Force, she got a degree as a veterinarian and opened her practice in North Pole in ...

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  18. Council member Bryan Zak: his experience qualifies himRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Homer News

    ... Now a retired U.S. Air Force major, Zak first visited Alaska in 1984 for a military exercise out of Elmendorf Air Force Base and flew up on a B-52 bomber. He had a few days off and drove down to Homer and fell in love with the area. Born in Las ...

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  19. On Sept. 11, a 4-month-old baby found himself in the arms of strangers in FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of KAL Flight 85 had dialed in the four-digit code for hijack, 7500. Fighter jets responded from Elmendorf Air Force Base in case they had to shoot down the plane. "We're down to 934 aircraft aloft, but we have a problem in Alaska," Federal Aviation ...

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  20. Sister finds words to honor airman missing in Alaska since Korean WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... boarded a C-124 Globemaster II cargo plane, heading from McChord Air Force Base in Washington to Elmendorf Air Force Base in Alaska. Not long afterward, more than 3,800 miles to the southeast, 14-year-old Coralee Brashears was sitting on the wooden ...

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