Archive of: Military

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40 Under Forty leaders for 2013 named

40 Under Forty honorees for 2013 were announced today by Business Examiner Media Group. These individuals will join 360 alumni from the past 9 years of this recognition program.

June 2013

JBLM will lose one brigade as Army shrinks

Department of the Army announced today that Joint Base Lewis McChord will be losing a brigade with its approximately 4,000 soldiers over the coming few years as part of a worldwide shrinkage of American armed forces.

June 2013

Goodwill announces new veteran hiring plans

Today Tacoma Goodwill, in conjunction with other regional agency headquarters across the U.S., announced new initiatives to match local jobs with military veterans.

June 2013

Sequester cuts hit biz, military families

Inside the Army and Air Force fences, middle-class military families are finding it harder to sock away dollars for the future, despite a growing commitment to prepare for defense downsizing through frugal living.

June 2013

National Guard will test fire response

Following last summer's devastating wildfire season, the Washington National Guard will test its ability to respond to a large-scale fire during the annual Operation Evergreen Ember exercise, held this year from June 14-21.

June 2013

DoD dollars will rebuilding JBLM schools

Clover Park School District received a $91 million grant today from the Department of Defense to improve three elementary schools on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

June 2013

Museums welcome military families -- free

Tacoma's Museum District will again offer free admission to active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day (May 27) through Labor Day (Sept. 2) as part of the Blue Star Museum Program.

May 2013

JBLM had fifth-fastest employee growth

The number of civilian and military employees at Joint Base Lewis-McChord has increased by almost 64 percent since 2006, according to a new report by the Government Accountability Office.

May 2013

JBLM to listen to civilians on realignment

Military officials want to engage their civilian neighbors in the conversation about upcoming changes that have been announced or are possible as the nation’s budget is rebalanced following the conclusion of battles in Afghanistan and elsewhere.

April 2013

Military members tightening family budgets

As Pentagon officials seek to make military budget cuts required under sequestration, career service members at JBLM and elsewhere are increasingly making cuts of their own.

April 2013
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