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'Soldier of the Year' awarded to Utahn
Spc. Adam Christensen, originally from Smithfield, was named the 2013 Department of the Army Soldier of the Year after a series of competitions.
Anchorage Daily News
Fort Wainwright has new commander
The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports that Zemp is new to Alaska and this will be his first time serving as a garrison commander.
Around the Army: Winners credit Family, hard work
WASHINGTON — The winners of the Army’s 2013 Best Warrior Competition credit their success in the intense challenge to hard work and the support from their command and Family.
Best Warrior titles go to Military Police, Civil Affairs soldiers
A military policeman and a Reserve civil affairs noncomissioned officer took the top titles at the Army's Best Warrior competition, Friday.
Family of Goodrich-area soldier Shane Holton awaits answers about his death in Alaska
As she grieved over the sudden and mysterious loss of her youngest son, Linda Holton looked back 21 years to the very first few days she spent with him.
Lansing State Journal
Soldier from Michigan found dead in Alaska barracks
The U.S. Army is investigating the death of a soldier at Fort Wainwright. The Army said in a statement that 21-year-old Michael Holton of Goodrich was pronounced dead Thursday by emergency personnel who responded to his barracks.
Fobbit' author visits Homer
In the genre of war novels, the best books often come from soldier-authors, the men and women who have stared at bullets and mortar rounds and come back to write about war.