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Cold snap envelops interior Alaska communities

...normal. Because we haven't had any cold weather this winter, everyone is complaining about it."Huslia, Bettles, Fort Greely and Arctic Village reported temperatures in the lower 50s below zero.Fort Wainwright Army Post recorded a reading...
The story behind the return of the wood bison

...Agricultural Research Service, and International Services; U.S. Army Cold Regions Test Center; U.S. Army Fort Greely Command & Directorate of Public Works; and the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation State Veterinarian office...
My Turn: Time to continue moving Alaska forward Essential Air Service.We supported our military by protecting our F-16's in Fairbanks and missile defense at Fort Greely, secured F-35's coming next year and ensured Alaska bases aren't facing the threat of shutdown. We passed advance...
Alaska Editorial: National Guard sexual assault reports need quicker action instances of sexual assault through the chain of command, and as the 2013 investigation into sexual misconduct at Fort Greely demonstrated, the upper links in that chain are sometimes party to the very issues being reported. The general reports...
U.S. relationships with Asia-Pacific region: A confluence of imperatives for Alaska

...Defense Secretary Hagel's announcement that the U.S. will be deploying 14 new ground-based missile interceptors at Fort Greely by 2017. Shocked by Kim Jong Un's bellicose threats to void the armistice that ended the Korean War in 1953 and to...
Contractors nearly finished with Alaska's longest bridge

...because the Alaska Railroad lacks funds to connect it to Fort Greely.Mark Peterburs, project director for the Tanana River...come work to extend the rail to training ranges near Fort Greely. Funding for those phases is not in hand, railroad...
Alaska Editorial: Military spending

...of early warning radar at Clear Air Force Station, and $82 million to replace a mechanical-electrical building at Fort Greely.Murkowski has stressed the importance of equipping Alaska in light of increasing national threats coming out of Asia...
Defense budget stabilizes Alaska forces

...developing Alaska's capability in missile defense. New missile interceptors and other facilities are also being added at Fort Greely, the nation's only ballistic missile interceptor launch site, Handy said.Alaska Army commander Major Gen. Shields...
International exercise seeks to boost survival

...keep your head on a swivel."Once the "war" concluded, Coburn and his crew took off from Allen Army Airfield near Fort Greely to conduct additional training.As aircraft commander Cpt. Christopher Nary flew the $200 million plane over JBER...
Military: Alaska installations exposed

...and two major Air Force bases - Eielson, southeast of Fairbanks, and Elmendorf, just north of downtown Anchorage. Fort Greely, targeted in the last round of closures in 1995, has been resurrected as a primary site of the new national ballistic...


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