• Real-world fuel spill in Valdez prompts National Guard response

    While in Valdez, taking part in Exercise Arctic Eagle 2018, Guardsmen from the 103rd Civil Support Team, Alaska National Guard, and Washington National Guard Homeland Response Force worked with first responders after a real-life diesel fuel tanker truck crashed near a water way.

  • Alaska Military Youth Academy to graduate 146 cadets

    The Alaska Military Youth Academy will celebrate more than 24 years of service to the State of Alaska and a milestone of almost 5,500 graduates during the graduation of 146 cadets of Class 2018-1 from its ChalleNGe program Friday, Feb. 23rd.

  • Wreaths Across America Event to be Held at JBER

    On Saturday, 16 December, 2017, a Wreaths Across America wreath-laying ceremony will be hosted at the Fort Richardson National Cemetery.  Wreaths Across America is a national nonprofit organization founded in 2007 to continue and expand the annual wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National

  • Disposition of Personal Effects

    1st Lt Kurt N. Mann, 3rd  Maintenance Squadron, is authorized to make disposition of the personal effects of SSgt Geremy Koyle 3rd Operations Support Squadron as stated in AFI 34-501.  Any person or persons having claims for or against the estate of the deceased should contact Mann at extension

  • Improved F-22 Operational Efficiency Public Hearing Scheduled

    Release of EIS for Improved F-22 Operational Efficiency Public Hearing ScheduledThe United States Air Force is holding a public hearing to invite comment on the Proposal to Improve F-22 Operational Efficiency at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER), Alaska Draft Environmental Impact Statement

  • Buckner undergoes locker room upgrades

    The Buckner Fitness Center locker room project has entered Phase II. The 673d Force Support Squadron is asking patrons to use Polar Paradise Pool locker rooms during the project. Phase II consists of: Expanded entry ways for ADA access New LED lights A new pool arctic entry A new family changing

  • JBER Fire Fighters and the Alaska Division of Forestry Supress Wildfire

    The Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Fire Department and the Alaska Division of Forestry worked together to contain a wildfire in an unpopulated area near Vandenberg Avenue and Arctic Warrior Drive, at 2:40 p.m., today. JBER emergency responders contained the blaze and suppressed it from spreading

  • Prescribed burns planned at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson

    The Alaska Division of Forestry is planning prescribed burning on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson starting on May 1.   Crews from the Division of Forestry, Chugach National Forest and JBER Fire Department will all take part in the operation.   The burns will target grassy fuels present on