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Ronald S Yoppke

...just turned 70 on Sept. 22.Ron graduated from Eielson Air Force Base High School in North Pole in 1963. He served 6...Flight Line Fireman, then worked in the BX's at Eielson Air Force Base and Elmendorf Air Force Base, before working at...
Nikiski falls in rivalry game to Eielson

...champions, also maintained the lead on Saturday in their 34-7 win at Buck Nystrom Field at Eielson High School on Eielson Air Force Base. The former Greatland Conference rivals - Eielson now plays in the Aurora Conference and Nikiski competes in the...
Eielson football knocks off Homer

...Mariners in a small schools state semifinal on Saturday afternoon at Buck Nystrom Field at Eielson High School on Eielson Air Force Base."I think it's a testament to those guys over there that are happy right now,'' DeVaughn said while pointing...

...principal. "This year was the last one, so we decided we better do it."Carl "Puc" Anderson, an airman from Eielson Air Force Base, collected a total of 1,008 milk and water bottles, then secured them together in a circular shape using zip...
Kenai's Annika Oren chosen as Alaska's Youth of the Year

...children of military personnel to represent Alaska as the Military Youth of the Year was MiKaila Alexander from Eielson Air Force Base. Both Alexander's parents have served in the U.S. Air Force, "The nightmares when I was little that something...
Military chaplain installed as Catholic bishop

...Francis last month named the 50-year-old Zielinksi to the position. He had been the active-duty chaplain at Eielson Air Force Base and was deployed to Afghanistan in 2011.The Most Rev. Carlo Vigano, the Pope's representative in the United...
What others say: Good military news for Alaska's interior

...Apaches, along with the F-16 Aggressor Squadron and two squadrons of F-35 fighter jets likely to be placed at Eielson Air Force Base, will greatly expand the role of the Interior in that strategy.The placement of the Apaches is a win-win for...
Murkowski hopeful that Eielson will house new jets

FAIRBANKS (AP) - Eielson Air Force Base likely will be on a narrowed list of potential locations for two squadrons of new F-35 Joint Strike Fighters, U.S. Sen...
Agrium now included in refinery tax credit bill pending in Juneau

...Fairbanks legislators are concerned about PetroStar's North Pole plant since it is the main supplier of jet fuel to Eielson Air Force Base. Fairbanks has been courting the U.S. Air Force to keep the base open and to attract a squadron of new-technology...
What others say: Avoiding an in-state fight over F-35s is essential

...base two Pacific Rim squadrons of the new F-35 fighters need not wonder any longer.Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Eielson Air Force Base is the best home for them. Her comment came Wednesday at a Senate Appropriations Committee subcommittee hearing...


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