Alaskans, Canadians pause to recognize 100 years since end of World War I

Veterans Day and Remembrance Day celebrate service members who died in WWI, WWII, Korean War, Afghanistan and peacekeeping duties.

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Department of Military & Veterans Affairs to host Veterans Day ceremony

Maj. Gen. Laurie Hummel will host a Veterans Day ceremony at the Alaska National Guard armory on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.

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Thomas Newman Fills Vacant Seat On MTA’s Board

The Board of Directors of Matanuska Telephone Association, Inc., (MTA) has selected Thomas Newman to fill a vacant seat on its Board.

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Alaska Guardsmen take part in drug awareness during Red Ribbon Week

The United States Drug Enforcement Administration annual Red Ribbon Campaign is the nation’s largest drug prevention effort.

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Operation Wedding Gown

Brides Across America will support our heroes by honoring veterans, active military and first responders with Operation Wedding Gown.

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People Mover to Provide Free Bus Rides on Election Day

The Municipality of Anchorage’s Public Transportation Department is offering free bus rides on People Mover to everyone on election day.

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Alaska Air Guardsmen rescue snowmachiner in highly technical operation

Airmen with the Alaska Air National Guard’s 210th, 211th and 212th Rescue Squadrons rescued a snowmachiner Oct. 27.

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Alaska Army Guard welcomes new aircraft during unveiling ceremony

The Alaska Army National Guard will unveil two UH-72 Lakota helicopters during an Oct. 29 ceremony at Hangar 4 on Bryant Army Airfield here.

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Deadline to Request Absentee By-Mail Ballot Approaching

Voters planning to vote by mail must submit an absentee ballot application to the Division of Elections by Saturday, October 27.

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Alaska Department of Military and Veterans Affairs partners with AFN, state agencies to help ensure safety and security of Alaskans

The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs is contributing to Alaska’s Public Safety Action Plan in a number of ways.

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