Recent Articles
Wing commander commends neighbors

News Front

Wing commander commends neighbors

Listening to Col. Scovill W. Currin, Jr., the importance and immensity of the mission at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) quickly became clear. The commander of the base's 62nd Airlift Wing also stressed how the community surrounding the base plays a vital role in morale. The charismatic colonel did so with a

Sampling serious suds and quirky culture

Travel

Sampling serious suds and quirky culture

Breweries abound in the Pacific Northwest, but even in that environment, Portland, Oregon, is known as a craft-beer mecca. According to oregoncraftbeer.org, the Rose City has 77 craft beer breweries; that grows to 117 when you leave Portland proper to include the greater metro area of the city straddling the

Former Madigan doctor shares new mental health therapy

Military Life

Former Madigan doctor shares new mental health therapy

With his salt and pepper hair, square jaw, and handsome good looks, you might figure Dr. Kris Peterson as a retired Army colonel. When you combine this (strength and confidence) with the soft-spoken psychiatrist's easy-going demeanor, you can see how patients find it easy to connect, to trust him with

JBLM takes part in Wreaths Across America remembrance

News

JBLM takes part in Wreaths Across America remembrance

It was a somber yet celebratory scene Saturday morning at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) -- chill air still hanging in the wooded grove into which the small Camp Lewis Cemetery is set. Echoes of snare drums lightly repeated back from woods encircling the carpet of green lawn. The bugler's "Taps"

Care to Connect provides mental health support

News

Care to Connect provides mental health support

The small, blue backpacks look unassuming enough, but the contents inside can be life changing for those in need of mental health help or other support services. In addition to bottled water and food, each Care to Connect Kit comes with information on getting directly in touch with counselors who can

Who are you?

News Front

Who are you?

We know who you are -- in a good way. And you may recognize yourself in the most current demographic breakdown on what the military presence at Joint Base Lewis-McChord means to the regional economic picture and the community profile of the South Puget Sound. A survey of 2,500 JBLM personnel

View All Articles

Recent Blog Posts

This author hasn't published any blog posts.

Recently Reviewed Movies

This author hasn't reviewed any movies.

Recently Reviewed Restaurants

This author hasn't reviewed any restaurants.

Browse Authors