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After vet felled by PTSD, service dog aids family

...there would be others in need of healing.In the ArmyThe Iowa native enlisted in the Army at 18. He was stationed at Fort Riley, Kansas, with his new wife Diane before his unit deployed for Operation Desert Storm to liberate Kuwait.A few days...
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Rally planned in support of keeping Alaska troops

...Popp said.More than 2,000 people turned out on Feb. 10 in Junction City, Kansas, to save soldier jobs on nearby Fort Riley.Popp does not see the review as an Anchorage versus Fairbanks issue."If the Fairbanks economy suffers, Anchorage...
1918 Spanish influenza put the lid on activity in Juneau

...masks. Influenza timeline March 11, 1918: A soldier at Fort Riley, Kansas, comes down with the Spanish flu, the first...United States on March 11, 1918, when an Army private at Fort Riley, Kansas, complained of fever, sore throat and headache...
Fitzjarralds celebrate 50 years

...Chapel by the Lake. No gifts please. Prior to their marriage, Roger served in the Army Infantry from 1952 to 1954 at Fort Riley, Kan. After graduating from Oklahoma State University in 1957, with a Bachelor of Science in agronomy, he worked...
Udland family earns Coast Guard Family of the Year

...Juneau has to offer." Other Military Families of the Year are Army Family of the Year, Kevin Nolan and his family, of Fort Riley, Kan.; Navy Family of the Year, Joshua Caldwell and his family, of Kailua, Hawaii; Marine Corps Family of the...
Floyd Epperson

...when his mother died. He joined the Army out of high school in 1928. He was assigned to Company A, 9th Engineers at Fort Riley, Kan., one of the last horse-mounted companies. He represented the company as a rider in steeple chase, later...
James Edward Douglas Jr. said. He is survived by his wife, Dixie Alms; son, Jeffrey Douglas, currently serving in the U.S. Army at Fort Riley, Kan.; step-daughter, Lesley Pearsall and husband, Steve; and grandchildren, Paige, Zachary, Anna and Garrett...


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