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August 10, 2018 Fort Wainwright, Alaska en-USALASKA POST RECYCLED Recycled material is used in the making of our newsprint an edition of the en-USFREEen-USThe Interior Military News Connectionen-USVol. 9, No. 33en-US U.S. Secretary of the Army, Dr. Mark T. Esper, visits Army in Alaskaen-USARCYBER provides Soldiers with array en-US en-USen-US en-USU.S. Army en-US Garrison en-US Alaska Safety en-US Noteen-USHigh water en-US warnings for en-US interioren-USThe National Weather Service has issued a en-US high water advisory for interior rivers through en-US the middle of next week with high water for en-US en-US areas. en-US If you plan on doing boating of any kind this en-US weekend please be aware of debris, large en-US en-US snags just below the surface. en-US Use extreme caution on or near river banks en-US which may be actively eroding and can break en-US away with the higher water levels and fast en-US currents. en-US River water is cold, should you fall in, the en-US sudden shock of cold on your system can en-US cause you to inhale water and experience en-US hypothermia very quickly. en-USDo not go out on the rivers this weekend en-US unless you have to, if you do go follow these en-US precautions: en-USMonitor the local news and Forten-US Wainwright Facebook page for updatesen-US on the advisory. en-USWear a life jacket at all times while on theen-US water now matter what type of craft youen-US are in. en-USEnsure the equipment on the boat is inen-US good shape and you have a survival kiten-US should you need it. en-USLet someone know your plans, where youen-US are going and when you will be back.en-US For more information contact Installation en-US Safety at 353-7087/7083. en-US David Vergunen-US Army News Serviceen-US A misconception of U.S. Army Cyber en-US Commands mission is that its only en-US en-US Lt. Gen. Stephen G. Fogarty. But equally en-US en-US members of ARCYBER -signals en-US en-US information operations.en-US en-US spoke Thursday during an Association of en-US the U.S. Army-sponsored forum on cyber en-US en-US ARCYBER needs to provide the en-US en-US array of options from each of those en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US cyber.en-US en-US en-US ARCYBER to discuss the roles each en-US en-US en-US en-US U.S. Army Cyber Command is a en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US so far.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US and capabilities and test those of the U.S. en-US and its allies.en-US en-US ARCYBER to accelerate its learning en-US and evolve much more quickly than ever en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US the right skills and training to meet en-US en-US on them as they defend the U.S. en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US change the character of en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US team.en-US Advances in information en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US management.en-US en-US en-US and some have even suggested that en-US en-US en-US David Perkinsen-US Fort Wainwright en-US Installation Suicide en-US Prevention Program en-US Manageren-US en-US en-US monthly Applied Suicide en-US en-US en-US Southern Lights Chapel. en-US en-US are possible through a en-US en-US U.S. Army Garrison en-US en-US en-US en-US Applied Suicide en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US teaches participants on en-US en-US someone may have en-US en-US en-US en-US immediate safety. en-US en-US en-US en-US dont need any formal en-US training to attend the en-US en-US or older can learn and use en-US en-US According to the en-US en-USen-US en-US leading cause of en-US death in nearly every state en-US en-US those states have seen en-US en-US en-USen-US 1 Kimberly C. en-US Puntillo (left), an en-US Electronic Warfare en-US technician and en-US Suicide Prevention en-US Program manager en-US for the 1st Stryker en-US Brigade Combat en-US Team, 25th Infantry en-US Division, greets en-US U.S. Secretary en-US of the Army, Dr. en-US Mark Esper, during en-US his visit to Fort en-US Wainwright, Alaska. en-US (U.S. Army photo by en-US en-US Mejia)en-US en-US Suicide Prevention Program manager for the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, en-US 25th Infantry Division, greets U.S. Secretary of the Army, Dr. Mark Esper, during en-US en-US Pfc. Nathaniel Ortiz of the 780th Military en-US Intelligence Brigade sets up deployable cyber en-US tools overlooking the mock city of Razish at en-US the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, en-US Calif., May 5, 2017. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army en-US photo by Bill Roche)en-US See en-US PREVENTION en-US on page 3en-USSaturdayen-USCloudy with a high of en-US 66 degrees and a low en-US of 51. Sunday en-USCloudy with a high of en-US 70 degrees and a low en-US of 51.en-USFridayen-USMostly cloudy with a en-US high of 65 degrees and en-US a low of 46. en-USWEEKEND WEATHERen-US SCHOOL & SPORTS PHYSICALSen-USBe ready for the start of school and skip the last-minute rush by getting en-US school and sport physicals Aug. 14, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Bassett Army en-US Community Hospital. The event is for youth three to 18. Physicals are en-US good for one full year. Please bring any school forms and shot records if en-US available. Make your appointment today by calling 362-4000.

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en-US2 en-USAugust 10, 2018 en-USALASKA POSTen-USe Interior Military News Connectionen-USEDITORIAL STAFFen-USGarrison Commanderen-US Col. Sean Fisheren-US Acting PAO/Command en-US Information/Sr. Editoren-US Brian Schlumbohmen-US Community Relations/en-US Media Relationsen-US Dani ODonnellen-US en-US Daniel Nelsonen-US en-US Brady Grossen-USThe ALASKA POST is authorized by Army en-US Regulation 360-1 and is published by the Fairbanks Daily en-US en-US the U.S. Army, and is under exclusive written contract. en-US Contents of the ALASKA POST are not necessarily en-US en-US of the Army. The editorial content of this publication en-US is the responsibility of the U.S. Army Garrison Alaska en-US en-US responsible comments from its readers and will publish en-US letters, articles or photos submitted at least one week en-US prior to the next publication. The ALASKA POST en-US reserves the right to edit or reject submissions. All en-US en-US unless otherwise indicated. To advertise call (907) 459-en-US 7548 Everything advertised in this publication shall en-US be made available for purchase, use or patronage en-US without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national en-US origin, age, marital status, physical handicap, political en-US en-US en-US Wainwright, building 1047 #1; Mailing address is Public en-US en-US 99703. Call 353-6779 or 353-6760, or send emails to en-US en-US The ALASKA POST The Interior Military News en-US Connectionen-USNEWSen-USRyki Carlsonen-US Survivor Outreach Services Support en-US Coordinatoren-USen-US important things in life from buying a en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US you. The better your credit score the en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US You can pull all three of your credit en-US reports on a yearly basis for free from en-US www.annualcreditreport.comen-US or call en-US en-US Check out en-USwww.creditkarma.comen-US for en-US interactive tools and simulators to learn en-US en-US such as en-USwww.creditsesame.com en-USanden-US en-US www.quizzle.com en-USen-US en-US en-US to improve your situation and links to en-US help you understand your current credit en-US report.en-US You can improve your credit score by en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US avoid late payments is by setting up bill en-US pay automatically from your checking en-US account. Bill pay lets you control the en-US en-US en-US accounts. en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US or lines of credit you may not be able en-US to obtain any additional credit or credit en-US at the best possible terms. The lack en-US of liquidity puts you as a high-risk to en-US creditors. en-US en-US en-US en-US inquiry so forgo those opportunities en-US to open store credit cards for a savings en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US your overall score.en-US Check monthly statements for en-US en-US You can help protect your credit by en-US en-US either online or as soon as they arrive in en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US the card by a designated reader and go.en-US These cards are easy to steal data en-US en-US en-US en-US en-USen-US en-US en-US your credit card information.en-USen-US See CYBERSECURITY on page 7 Brandy Ostanik en-USMedical Department Activity en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US www.tricareonline.comen-US en-US www.tricare-west.comen-US en-US en-US en-US en-US as an obstacle course or any special en-US en-US en-US en-US more successful in achieving your goals.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US about health care and hear more about en-US en-US en-US Be ready for the start of school and en-US skip the last-minute rush by getting en-US en-US en-US en-US are good for one full year. Please bring en-US any school forms and shot records if en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US both clinical and non-clinical positions en-US en-US openings go to en-USwww.usajobs.gov. en-US en-US en-US Treatment Facility is available for en-US en-US en-US Friday. To schedule an appointment or en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US accompanies for medical and dental en-US services provided. To ensure your en-US private sector insurance is properly en-US en-US en-US insurance information at your next en-US appointment. For questions regarding en-US en-US en-US en-US or call into your provider. You can en-US en-US en-US en-US tricare.mil to log in or create an account.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US stress management services and physical en-US en-US en-US steps to a healthier future. To make an en-US appointment or to inquire about services en-US en-US en-US Sometimes being anonymous is not a en-US en-US en-US contact information helps us to better en-US en-US en-US en-US able to remedy the situation. Giving us en-US en-US en-US on the spot. en-USen-US Not sure if you need to come into en-US the emergency room or make an en-US en-US Nurse Advice Line to talk to a registered en-US en-US for advice about immediate health care en-US en-US1st Lt. Judy Noen-US Chief of Nutrition Careen-USen-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US be stored in our body for a prolonged en-US en-US is primarily stored in the liver. Since it is en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US or need to be supplemented. These en-US conditions may be determined by the en-US en-USen-US en-US by a medical provider.en-US en-US in ideal physiological condition is en-US minimal. Adults generally need only en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US achieved if someone is consuming a en-US en-US en-US en-US three ounces of Salmon provides about en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US the counter supplements and a variety en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US That is because there is no established en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US amounts based on the overall number of en-US research.en-US en-US en-US because there is not an established en-US tolerable upper-level intake. en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US oral supplementation or intramuscular en-US en-US been found to contribute to cystic acne en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US daily. The result after a month -there en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US called Propionibacterium acnes in some en-US individuals resulting in acne formation.en-US en-US an established role in the production of en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US red blood cells. Red blood cells that are en-US immature cannot function properly to en-US carry an adequate amount of oxygen to en-US the bodys tissues. The result fatigue en-US en-US en-US en-US consumption of the vitamin. en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US of an over the counter supplement or en-US en-US of the categories of condition stated en-US previously. The best option is to choose en-US en-US en-US en-US choose from that cater to this dietary en-US lifestyle choice.en-US en-US https://www.consumerlab.com/en-US reviews/Review_Best_B_Vitamins_en-US and_Complexes_Energy_B6_B12_en-US Biotin_Niacin_Folic_Acid/bvitamins/. en-US And en-UShttps://ods.od.nih.gov/factsheets/en-US VitaminB12-HealthProfessional/. en-USen-US

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en-US3 en-USAugust 10 2018en-USNEWSen-USen-USChaplain (Lt. Col.) Paul Frittsen-US Fort Greelyen-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US labeled and ordered according to class en-US schedule.en-US en-US en-US en-US bored and antagonistic by the end of en-US summer vacation and their parents are en-US grateful for busy school schedules that en-US get them out of the house for much of en-US en-US school schedules often place additional en-US demands upon the parents time and en-US en-US en-US child quickly adds up.en-US en-US en-US list of school supplies for purchase that en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US brought everything on the en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US although it might make learning harder. en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US received Jesus as my Savior. en-US en-US en-US probably make loving God and loving en-US my neighbor a bit harder.en-US en-US en-US The Fort Greely Chapel community en-US is open and accessible to everyone en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US paul.d.fritts.mil@mail.milen-US to arrange en-US en-US our chapel Facebook page by searching en-US en-US en-UShttps://www.facebook.en-US com/FGAChapel. en-USPREVENTIONen-USContinued from page 1en-USU.S. ARMY en-US GARRISON ALASKA en-US NOTICE OF en-US AVAILABILITYen-USTanaen-USna Flats Winter Trail Environmental en-US Assessment and en-US en-USThe Army announces the availability of an Environmental Assessment en-US en-US potential environmental impacts associated with the construction and en-US operation of a winter trail in the Tanana Flats Training Area (TFTA). en-US Environmental Impacts were analyzed for two action alternatives: (1) en-US Proposed Action (constructing and operating the winter trail), and (2) the No en-US en-US of accessing the Tanana Flats Training Area during winter months in order to en-US facilitate training missions and logistical support. en-US en-US environmental impacts from the selection of the Proposed Action.en-US en-US impact the environment and supports a FNSI. Consequently, an en-US environmental impact statement is not needed.en-US Copies of the EA and Draft FNSI are available for review beginning on en-US July 18, 2018, which marks the beginning of a 30-day public comment en-US period. The EA and Draft FNSI are also available for review at the Noel en-US Wien Library, 1215 Cowles Street, Fairbanks, AK as well,en-US at en-UShttps://www.wainwright.army.mil/index.php/about/environmental/en-US nationalenvironmental-policy-act-nepa.en-US Written comments on the EA and Draft FNSI must be received no later en-US than August 18, 2018. en-US Please submit comments to Mr. Matthew Sprau, Directorate of Public en-US Works, Attn: IMFW-PWE (Sprau), 1046 Marks Road, Fort Wainwright, en-US Alaska, 99703, fax: (907) 361-9867; or by email: en-US en-US mil.en-US Additional information can be obtained by contacting Mr. Brian en-US en-USen-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US These Gatekeepers are part of U.S. en-US en-US Army Garrison Alaska assets and many en-US en-US personnel are Gatekeepers. en-US en-US the Gatekeepers in our community.en-US en-US en-US en-US USAG Alaska Primary Gatekeepers en-US en-US en-US Family Advocacy Program en-US en-US Army Emergency Relief counselorsen-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US Chaplains and their assistantsen-US en-US en-US counselors.en-US en-US en-US en-US consider to be Gatekeepers based on en-US en-US en-US en-US to Soldiers and Army civilians in need. en-US en-US en-US en-US Employee Assistance Program en-US counselors and housing specialists could en-US all be considered Gatekeepers.en-US The personnel assigned to Gatekeeper en-US en-US training once. en-US en-US are a supervisor of one these personnel en-US en-US sign up for training. en-US en-US en-US suicide prevention lifesaving caregiver en-US en-US installation Suicide Prevention Program en-US manager at en-US david.l.perkins.civ@mail.mil

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en-US4 en-USAugust 10, 2018en-USNEWSen-USen-US en-USU.S. Secretary of the Army, Dr. Mark Esper, visited Fort Greely, on Aug. 7, where he received an overview of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense program, the en-US processes of securing the Missile Defense Complex and an overview of the Cold Regions Test Center. As part of the visit, Secretary Esper spent time with the en-US Soldiers of the 49th Missile Defense Battalion and discussed the importance of their no-fail mission to defend the U.S. from a ballistic missile attack, but also the en-US en-US en-US Sustainment, Col. Mark A. Colbrook and Secretary of the Army, Dr. Mark T. Esper en-US all engage with a packed Town Hall audience as they asked questions about en-US Army training standards, facility adjustments and equipment maintenance.(Photo en-US

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Jim Garamone en-USDepartment of Defense Newsen-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US and apps that pinpoint and track the location of en-US individuals.en-US en-US personnel are prohibited from using geolocation en-US features and functionality on government and en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US The market for these devices has exploded over en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US devices then store the information and upload it to en-US en-US en-US information on military operations.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US said.en-US These Global Positioning System capabilities can en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US Personal phones and other portable devices also en-US en-US en-US en-US to make exceptions only after conducting a thorough en-US risk assessment.en-US en-US en-US en-US that does not impact security.en-US en-US en-US change the policy as needed. en-US6 en-USAugust 10, 2018en-USNEWS en-USU.S. Army Special Forces Soldiers, assigned to 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), practice alongside Iraqi en-US counter-terrorism forces on loading and unloading procedures from an MI17 Helicopter prior to conducting a en-US mission near Baghdad, Iraq, Dec. 15, 2008. The Defense Department announced in a memo released Aug. en-US 6, 2018 that personnel are prohibited from using geolocation features and functionality on government and en-US nongovernment-issued devices, applications and services while in locations designated as operational areas. en-US (Photo courtesy, U.S. Army) en-US Hallen-USen-US en-US en-US General and Commanding en-US en-US en-US p.m. at the Northern Lightsen-US en-US is a venue to ask about healthen-US care and hear more about theen-US en-US

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en-USKevin L. Robinsonen-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US into potential actions commissaries can promote to en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US director for business transformation.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US and best stop for their commissary and exchange en-US shopping.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US many of the people in this room to help us improve en-US en-USen-US en-US en-US industry participants to collaborate on developing en-US en-US en-US Central to this collaboration is the introduction of en-US en-US en-US commissaries develop category-focused business en-US plans that maintain the current level of savings and en-US en-US en-US en-US the stores.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US are also adding more meals-ready-to-eat and meal en-US en-US options for home-cooked menus.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US patron demographics related to en-US en-US also discussed the importance en-US en-US performance or the relationship en-US en-US from suppliers and those that end en-US up on the shelvesen-US en-US en-US en-US en-US addressed the impact of the en-US en-US en-US promotions matrix and calendar. en-US en-US on agency initiatives related en-US en-US en-US en-US social mediaen-US en-US en-US en-US Burns also spoke to industry members about en-US en-US en-US a military resale marketing conference hosted by en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US experience that our service members and their en-US families have earned.en-US David Vergunen-US Army News Serviceen-US en-US a Soldier opting-in to Blended en-US en-US to participate in for the Thrift Savings en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US is actually better.en-US en-US en-US part about TSP is that unlike some en-US en-US fees and TSP contributions reduce en-US en-US performance record over the years.en-US Perhaps the biggest advantage en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US TSP provides Soldiers separating en-US from the Army prior to becoming en-US en-US en-US contributions and any earnings. Unlike en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US TSP account for a number of years and en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US funds are invested. en-US en-US isnt automatic. Each Soldier needs en-US to individually enroll and specify the en-US percentage of contribution.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US entered the Army prior to this year en-US en-USmatching once they opt-in to BRS and en-US enroll in TSP.en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US en-US pay cash for a house they intend to live en-US in upon retirement.en-US en-US en-US en-US traditional retirement pension. Thats en-US en-US sense. en-US7 en-USNEWSen-USAugust 10, 2018 en-USChris Burns, en-US DeCAs en-US executive en-US director for en-US business en-US transformation, en-US speaks to en-US the agencys en-US top volume en-US suppliers and en-US their brokers en-US during a July en-US 25 meeting en-US at agency en-US headquarters en-US in Fort Lee, en-US Virginia. (Photo en-US by Kevin en-US Robinson, en-US DeCA)en-US A Soldier en-US browses en-US a Thrift en-US Savings en-US Plan en-US readout en-US that en-US shows a en-US breakdown en-US in how the en-US funds are en-US distributed. en-US (Photo en-US Credit: en-US U.S. Army en-US photo by en-US David en-US Vergun)en-USen-US en-US en-USen-US suppliers, brokers to discuss more ways to boost en-US shopping experience