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Fort Wainwright MP company deploys to Iraq Monday

FORT WAINWRIGHT - Members of the 472nd Military Police Company from Fort Wainwright said their goodbyes Monday to relatives and friends. The 140 MPs are headed to Iraq for the next year to train and support Iraqi police. To prepare for the deployment...
Fort Wainwright brigade completing Iraq return

FORT WAINWRIGHT - With flights this weekend, nearly all 4,000 members of the 1st Stryker brigade will be back at Fort Wainwright after a year in Iraq. The Army says a contingent of soldiers who are...
Soldiers return to Fort Wainwright

FORT WAINWRIGHT - A group of soldiers is returning to Fort Wainwright after a yearlong deployment in Iraq. More than 40 members of A Company, 1st Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment had been expected home by Friday evening. But Army officials...
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Fort Wainwright troops to return

FORT WAINWRIGHT - The Army says more than 150 soldiers from Fort Wainwright will return home this week. The soldiers...on Thursday, and then be bused to Fort Wainwright to be reunited with family and friends...
Fort Wainwright soldiers to deploy

FORT WAINWRIGHT - About 160 soldiers from the 539th Transportation Co. at Fort Wainwright are getting ready to deploy to Iraq. The fort will conduct a deployment...
Leaders rally against Army force reductions

...Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage and Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks.The visitors recorded, he said.JBER, Fort Wainwright and Eielson Air Force Base have...Meanwhile, Dodson is hopeful about Fort Wainwright and other Alaska installations...
Fort Wainwright has new commander

FAIRBANKS - Col. Sidney Zemp has taken over as commander at Fort Wainwright, Interior Alaska's largest military installation.The Fairbanks...will make an assessment before discussing any specific plans for Fort Wainwright.
Army numbers to shrink, but not at Fort Wainwright

FAIRBANKS - Fort Wainwright will add 552 new soldiers as other...News-Miner, additional soldiers at Fort Wainwright will be assigned to the 1st Stryker...Fairbanks. In one earlier option, Fort Wainwright would have lost the more than 4...
Back from Afghanistan, Army helicopters may help civilians

...part of the new agreement, helicopter crews from Fort Wainwright's Company C, 1st Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment...Morse, the center's deputy director."When they (Fort Wainwright-based helicopters) were used in the past, we would...
Empire Editorial: Don't be fooled by claims of a 'threat' from Russia

...all the talk about Russia? Salesmanship. Alaska's congressional delegation is working hard to keep soldiers at Fort Wainwright and Fort Richardson, aircraft at Elmendorf and Eielson Air Force bases, and buy new icebreakers for the Coast Guard...


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