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JBER soldier attacked by bear

...defending her two young cubs, base officials said.Wendeborn's injuries are not life-threatening, National Guard spokeswoman Maj. Candis Olmstead said. Wendeborn, 26, was not armed and had no ammunition. But he was well-shielded by the helmet, load-bearing...

...military officials say.Bergdahl was brought to Texas from an Army medical facility in Germany, where he had been recovering. Maj. Gen. Joseph P. DiSalvo, who greeted Bergdahl early Friday upon his arrival, said he exchanged a few words with Bergdahl...

...another French artist, Pierre Bonnard, for about $100 at a 1975 Italian state railway auction of unclaimed lost items, said Maj. Massimiliano Quagliarella of the paramilitary Carabinieri art theft squad.Italian authorities on Wednesday estimated the...
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Woman walks for help after bear attack

...became separated, and as she jogged down a hill near a bend, she came upon a bear leaving a trail at the same time.Air Force Maj. Angela Webb said they startled each other, and the bear, with two cubs in tow, assumed a defensive position in the largely...

...said infuriated troopers fired directly at the vehicle carrying Maj. Gen. Ahmadu Mohammed, the general officer commanding the...the ambush," said a statement from the ministry spokesman, Maj. Gen. Chris Olukolade.There is growing anger at the military's...
'Real Heroes'

As Maj. Martin Hanson drove to the Soldotna Community Memorial Park Monday for the Memorial Day Service, he thought to himself how much...
From the front: Media updated on 4/25th Afghan mission to sit down with them and sing Christmas carols," Sgt. Maj. Gardner said during a conference call from Afghanistan between...population. "It's just a nice interface," he said. Sgt. Maj. Gardner said the use of women on the battlefield has already...
Medal of Honor recipients visit Juneau station

Looking out at a sea of young United States Coast Guardsmen, 67-year-old retired U.S. Army Maj. Drew Dix, a Medal of Honor recipient said, "The faces don't change, the uniforms do." Dix was the first enlisted man...
Kenai Air Guardsman dies in Maryland fall

...National Guard has died of injuries suffered when he fell from the balcony of his seventh floor hotel room in Baltimore, Maryland. Maj. Guy Hayes said Friday that Senior Airman Cameron Mixsooke of Kenai was returning to Alaska after a six-month deployment in...
School district collaborates to support troops

...hours. When David Justice, a Special Education Resource Teacher at Soldotna High School, found out his sister-in-law, Maj. Patricia Justice, would be deploying to Afghanistan, he started to send her care packages that would remind her of home while...


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