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Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni and local Japanese residents attend a cooking class during the 8th Annual Culture Day at Tsuzu Elementary School in Tsuzu Town, Japan, Dec. 1, 2018. Families and service members from MCAS Iwakuni visited the school with the Marine Corps Community Services Youth and Teen Center and Cultural Adaptation Program in order to learn more about Japanese traditions. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Andrew Jones)

Air station residents experience flavor of local culture

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December 12, 2018
IWAKUNI CITY, Japan -- Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni residents and local Japanese residents gathered at the Tsuzu Elementary School for the 8th Annual Culture Day in Tsuzu Town...

NFL football schedule Week 15 (Dec. 13-17) on AFN

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December 12, 2018
Schedule subject to change. Check myafn.net/ScheduleSports.aspx for the most up-to-date information.
Vaccination is the primary method for preventing influenza and its complications and getting an annual influenza vaccine is the best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Erica Knight)

Vaccination is the best defense against the flu

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December 11, 2018
SAN ANTONIO – The recent Influenza Awareness Week, Dec. 2-8 educates military personnel about the potential impacts of influenza, or the flu, on the Department of Defense mission...

Listen to the music! Great concerts set for Japan!

Travel
December 08, 2018
Editor's note: There are lots of great concerts coming up in the next several months. So get off the couch and check one out. (This was updated Dec. 8)December
The Misawa community, which includes Misawa Air Base and Naval Air Facility Misawa, Japan, receive nearly 130 inches of snowfall each year, although as much as 43 inches has fallen in a single day, according to the 35th Operations Support Squadron.  ERIN DEVENBERG/U.S. NAVY
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Builders finishing up new indoor community space as winter descends on Misawa

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December 11, 2018
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan — Winter is coming, and the Air Force is expanding indoor community space for troops and families at America’s northernmost military base in the Far East.

Look what's happening on your base!

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December 08, 2018
Editor's note: Many events, trips, classes, games, and much more are happening on base, so take a look! Events are as accurate as possible at press time. Since times or event...