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November 16 Hometown Hero

November 16 Hometown Hero

The Hometown Hero for November 16th was chosen after being highlighted by the Alaska Police and Fire Chaplains Facebook page. Congratulations Chaplain Mary Bolin! Chaplain Mary Bolin received the Humanitarian award for her care of our Responders and our community. Thank you, Chaplain Mary for volunteering your service!

November 15 Hometown Hero

November 15 Hometown Hero

The Hometown Hero for November 15th was chosen after being highlighted by joint base Elmendorf Richardson. Congratulations to Senior Airman Frankie Bertrand with the 673d Logistics Readiness Squadron Vehicle Physical Inventory journeyman for being recognized as the Arctic Warrior of the Week! In his role as a Physical Inventory journeyman, Bertrand exceeded expectations by leading […]

November 12 Hometown Hero

November 12 Hometown Hero

The Hometown Hero for November 12th was chosen after being highlighted by the Anchorage Police Department for a very special reason. Today, we celebrate the birth of a special dog, k9 Ray. While Ray was actually born November 11th in 2019, making him 2 years old, that doesn’t make today any less special! He just […]

November 11 Hometown Hero

November 11 Hometown Hero

The Hometown Hero for November 11th was chosen after being highlighted by Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson. The Airlift Tanker’s Association presented coins on Oct. 30 for 144th Airlift Squadron C-17 Globemaster III cargo aircraft crew members for their efforts during Operation Allies Refuge in August and September. ATA’s recognition was for the squadron’s support during the […]

November 10 Hometown Hero

The Hometown Hero for November 9th was chosen after being highlighted by The Alaska Sea Life Center with a new title. Wei Ying Wong has been chosen to become ASLC’s first Chief Science and Education Officer. As the first executive to serve in this newly created senior leadership position, Dr. Wong will lead the team […]

November 9 Hometown Hero

The Hometown Hero for November 9th was chosen after being highlighted by joint base Elmendorf Richardson. Congratulations to Senior Airman Danielle Kerfeld of Duluth, Minnesota, a 673d Security Forces Squadron police services Airman, for being recognized as the Arctic Warrior of the Week! Kerfeld provided critical oversight for 26 criminal and 12 traffic cases with […]

November 8 Hometown Hero

The Hometown Hero for November 8th was chosen after being highlighted by the Alaska State Troopers Facebook page. Officer John Goetz, who is the SRO at Homestead Elementary, was asked to talk to one of their kindergarten students by a concerned mother. The mom requested that Officer Goetz assure her son that, by law, his […]