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Army Cutting A Stryker Brigade At JBLM

The Army plans to eliminate one of the Stryker brigades at Joint Base Lewis-McChord as part of the reduction in forces as the war in Afghanistan comes to a close.

CBS Seattle–06/25/2013

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New US Law Allows Use Of Military Reservists In Domestic Disasters

As hurricane season arrives, governors have a new resource to call upon in the event of a major disaster: military reservists.

08/30/2012

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Robert Bales to Face Military Court Hearing in September

The Army has scheduled a preliminary court hearing in September for the JBLM soldier accused of slaughtering 16 civilians during a pre-dawn rampage on two Afghan villages in March. He’s being held in the military prison at Fort Leavenworth, KS.

07/13/2012

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Best Flag Day and Army Birthday Celebrations in WA

June 14 is a special day in America – it’s Flag Day, commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777. A day to fly your American flag proudly. And it’s the US Army’s birthday – 237 years ago the Continental Army was formed, beginning a rich heritage of successfully defending this great country. See the WA state celebrations for the US Army and Old Glory!

06/05/2012

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Army Adds Charges Against Afghan Shooting Suspect Bales

The Army has dropped a murder charge, but added others, including steroid use, against a JBLM soldier accused in a deadly shooting rampage in Afghanistan.

06/01/2012

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American Idol LIVE Comes to Seattle

The top 10 finalists of American Idol’s 11th season will be hitting the road this summer. And you have a chance to see them perform LIVE in Seattle on July 18!

05/04/2012