Residents who live south of Fairbanks and along the Richardson Highway may hear periodic machine-gun-fire at the Small Arms Range from March 10 through 21.
Soldiers from the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division remain mission ready and arctic tough by training under a variety of weather and visual situations. During this period of time, units will be actively firing 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The noise of larger caliber weapons may carry some distance depending on wind and atmospheric conditions.
For more information, call the garrison Public Affairs Office at 353-6700.
Public Affairs/Community Relations Manager
United States Army Garrison, Fort Wainwright,
Alaska Chief writer – ALASKA POST – Home of the Arctic Warriors