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Adjutant General Wins Charity Sled Dog Race

By Army Sgt. Michelle Brown, Alaska National Guard From  ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The crisp winter air covered the glistening trail as Alaska’s adjutant general raced to the finish line and victory during the “Top Brass” charity sled dog race. Army Maj. Gen. Thomas Katkus along with five senior leaders representing all branches of the U.S. military participated in a three-mile …

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The Doctor is In: Be Safe in Winter Weather

Brigadier General W. Bryan Gamble, M.D., Deputy Director TRICARE Management Activity  Physical activity is an essential component of a healthy lifestyle and there are many fun and healthy activities during the winter months to get us up and moving. However, outdoor activities during the cold winter months can carry some risks.  Whether you are an avid snow skier, occasional snow shoveler, …

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Guardsmen Take Polar Bear Plunge

Story by PFC Linsey Williams Video provided by Air National Guard Training and Education Center/TV Minnesota National Guard soldiers deployed to Kuwait took part in Minnesota’s annual Polar Bear Plunge for a good cause. Despite being in the middle of the desert, halfway around the world, service members jumped into the vat of ice cold water in support of the …

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