The hospital at Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan, has relaxed its same-day appointment policy for civilians, who can now schedule appointments up to 72 hours out.  TYLER HLAVAC/STARS AND STRIPES
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Yokosuka hospital makes changes to unpopular appointment policy

April 17, 2018
YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan – Naval Hospital Yokosuka has updated an unpopular policy that made it hard for civilians to get medical appointments.

LITTLE OKINAWA: Tokyo town will give you taste of island

April 15, 2018
There is no towering Ryukyu gate. There are no ‘shisa’ lion statutes standing guard. Just a few Okinawan restaurants and grocers scattered amid small car-repair and sheet-metal...
Photo courtesy of Kaila L.

5 things military kids wish you knew

April 18, 2018
By the time I graduated high school, I had been to nine different schools. You guessed it: I’m a military kid.

Misawa Airman passes away after motorcycle accident

April 16, 2018
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- An Airman assigned to the 35th Maintenance Squadron at Misawa Air Base was killed in a motorcycle-related accident on base at approximately 3:33 p.m.,...
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