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JBER collaborates with Arctic Wolves JBER collaborates with Arctic Wolves
Staff Sgt. Manuel Perez, an engineer with A Company, 6th Brigade Engineer Battalion, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, provides hand signals to properly guide...
2-8 sling load operations 2-8 sling load operations
Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 8th Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team “Arctic Wolves” hone their craft with sling load operations during the...
Arctic Wolves migrate deeper into the desert Arctic Wolves migrate deeper into the desert
Soldiers from the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team “Arctic Wolves” conduct convoy operations to a tactical assembly area at the National Training Center, Fort...
Decisive Action Rotation 15-03 Decisive Action Rotation 15-03
U.S. Army Soldiers with 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division prepare to roll out to the training area for Decisive Action Rotation 15-03 at...
67th ESB assists Arctic Wolves 67th ESB assists Arctic Wolves
Soldiers from A Company, 67th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, Fort Gordon, Ga., stand with their communication satellites in National Training Center, Fort Irwin,...
Arctic Wolves roll into NTC Arctic Wolves roll into NTC
Spc. Jerry Gaines, a food service specialist with 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team "Arctic Wolves", prepares breakfast for...


Recent Video

1/25 SBCT NTC TAA Fortification 1/25 SBCT NTC TAA Fortification
The Arctic Wolves are getting some help at NTC from some Alaskan neighbors. Click the video to find out who they are and how they're helping.
1/25 SBCT NTC TAA Schwarzkopf Setup 1/25 SBCT NTC TAA Schwarzkopf Setup
The Arctic Wolves have left the relative comfort of the staging area on Fort Irwin and are now in the desert for some intense training. There's a team bringing the...
1/25 SBCT NTC MILES Gear Installation 1/25 SBCT NTC MILES Gear Installation
The Arctic Wolves are putting the Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement System, or MILES, onto their vehicles in preparation for NTC. What is MILES, you ask? Let a...
1-5 Winter Games Training 1-5 Winter Games Training
Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment train for the U.S. Army Alaska Winter Games on Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
Railhead Operations Railhead Operations
The 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division started loading tactical vehicles and equipment at Fort Wainwright onto train cars bound for Fort Irwin,...
Tanana Middle School Veteran's Day Breakfast Tanana Middle School Veteran's Day Breakfast
Tanana Middle School held their 3rd annual Veteran's Day Breakfast for 5-1 CAV.


Recent News Stories

Arctic Wolves validate new Army concept Arctic Wolves validate new Army concept
U.S. Army Alaska’s 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, “Arctic Wolves” from Fort Wainwright, Alaska, is assisting the National Training Center in validating a new...
Arctic Wolves migrate deeper into the desert Arctic Wolves migrate deeper into the desert
Soldiers from the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team “Arctic Wolves” disembarked from logistical support area Warrior in route to multiple tactical assembly areas at...
Arctic Wolves descend upon the desert Arctic Wolves descend upon the desert
From the last frontier U.S. Army Alaska’s Arctic Wolves will travel more than 3,484 miles and face an 80-degree temperature difference, in order to test their...
Fort Wainwright Soldier meets Peyton Manning Fort Wainwright Soldier meets Peyton Manning
Kristen Patterson said her husband, Sgt. Ryan Patterson, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, “Arctic Wolves” aviation operations sergeant, is the biggest Peyton...
Gold Star families given all-star send off Gold Star families given all-star send off
The Fairbanks International Airport is a fairly empty, quite place at 11 p.m. on a typical Wednesday night, but Dec. 10 wasn’t a typical night for two Fairbanks...
Surviving Alaska: Winter road survival
Most people know that winters here in Alaska are long and extremely cold. Whether you’ve lived in Alaska all your life or recently moved here for work, everyone...


Recent Audio

Being a TOW Gunner is cool
Winn Mete interviews Spc. Michael Roach from 1/25 SCBT “Arctic Wolves” about his job as a TOW gunner within the unit.
'Being a TOW gunner is cool!'
Winn Mete speaks to Spc. Micheal Roach, a gunner with 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, "Arctic Wolves" about working with TOW missiles.
1st SBCT begins realistic warfare training
Winn Mete talks to Lt. Col. Thomas Hough, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment commander, about his unit's deployment to the National Training Center.
Winn Mete interviews Lt Col. Thomas Hough
Radio host Winn Mete interviews Lt Col. Thomas Hough, battalion commander, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team “Arctic Wolves,”...
Winn Mete interviews Lt Col. Thomas Hough
Radio host Winn Mete interviews Lt Col. Thomas Hough, battalion commander, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team “Arctic Wolves”,...
Strykers prepare for NTC Rotation 2015 (1 of 2)
Lt. Col. Mick Braun, deputy commander of the Interior Alaska-based 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division “Arctic Wolves,” talks with radio show...


Recent Publications

The Wolves' Den - 04.02.2012
The Wolves' Den - 04.02.2012
ANSF Keep the Peace in Panjwa'i.
The Wolves' Den - 03.21.2012
The Wolves' Den - 03.21.2012
Soldier Survives Miracle Head Wound
The Wolves' Den - 03.19.2012
The Wolves' Den - 03.19.2012
March edition of the brigad newsletter for the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, "Arctic Wolves." The brigade is currently deployed to southern...
Security & Stability Journal - 03.19.2012
Security & Stability Journal - 03.19.2012
March issue of the Afghan National Security Forces Development journal from Task Force Arctic Wolves. This journal highlights lessons learned and effective techniques for...
Security & Stability Journal - 02.01.2012
Security & Stability Journal - 02.01.2012
The February issue of the Afghan National Security Forces development journal. This journal highlights lessons learned and techniques and tactics used by Security Forces...
The Wolves' Den - 02.01.2012
The Wolves' Den - 02.01.2012
The February issue of the Wolves' Den. The 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division newsletter, bringing you stories, photos, and important information...


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A cornerstone of America's Army where Army values and mission-focused training coexist with the grandeur of life in Alaska to forge Ready Units, Strong families, and Arctic Tough Leaders. USARAK is an experience of a...