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The Columbian
Pentagon to boost number of U.S. advisers in S. AfghanistanWASHINGTON — The Pentagon will deploy dozens of additional U.S. military advise
Pentagon to boost number of U.S. advisers in S. Afghanistan
The Columbian / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The Pentagon will deploy dozens of additional U.S. military advisers to southern Afghanistan in coming weeks, a U.S. military official said, part of an effort to rebuild the Afghan army unit that has faced a bloody fight in Helmand... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach Chamber speaker to discuss terrorism at The Breakers“Terrorism: The Experiences, the Realities, the Impact on the Economy and Busin
Palm Beach Chamber speaker to discuss terrorism at The Breakers
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted yesterday
“Terrorism: The Experiences, the Realities, the Impact on the Economy and Business” will be the topic at the monthly Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting Wednesday at The Breakers. Chad Jenkins, founder and CEO of Jenkins Group, a local... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Gillibrand Plans Fort Drum VisitU.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will visit Fort Drum Monday. The Democratic senat
Gillibrand Plans Fort Drum Visit
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will visit Fort Drum Monday. The Democratic senator is traveling to the Army post for a tour and a briefing. Fort Drum is home to the 10th Mountain Division and more than 19,000 active-duty military personnel. About... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
10th Soldiers Enjoy Super Bowl TV TimeFort Drum soldiers in Afghanistan enjoyed a little television time Sunday night
10th Soldiers Enjoy Super Bowl TV Time
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 2 days ago
Fort Drum soldiers in Afghanistan enjoyed a little television time Sunday night. Lt. Col. Christopher Landers (left in the photo above), commander of Task Force Polar Bear, Command Sgt. Maj. Bruce Kosmicki, and soldiers assigned to 4th Battalion,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Gillibrand to visit Fort Drum in northern New YorkFORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is visiting Fort Drum in norther
Gillibrand to visit Fort Drum in northern New York
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is visiting Fort Drum in northern New York. The Democratic senator is traveling to the fort Monday morning for a tour and a briefing. Fort Drum is home to the 10th Mountain Division and more than... Read more
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The Mining Journal
William N. SmolichWilliam was born December 13, 1922 in Montreal, WI to Peter and Mary (Murat) Sm
William N. Smolich
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
William was born December 13, 1922 in Montreal, WI to Peter and Mary (Murat) Smolich and graduated from Roosevelt High School in Marinesco, Class of 1941. Following school he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served during World War II as part of the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Volunteers help make, truck snow for biathlon world cupPRESQUE ISLE, Maine — With the help of crews and volunteers making and trucking
Volunteers help make, truck snow for biathlon world cup
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — With the help of crews and volunteers making and trucking snow, the trails at the Nordic Heritage Center are in “phenomenally great” shape for next week’s International Biathlon World Cup, according to organizers. With snow... Read more
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examiner.com
Remembering Warriors in 'Climb to Conquer'Most Americans have heard of the 10th Mountain Division, but there are many who
Remembering Warriors in 'Climb to Conquer'
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
Most Americans have heard of the 10th Mountain Division, but there are many who know very little about just what it was that made the troops of the 10th so unique. Few are aware of what role these brave men played during the darkest days of World War... Read more
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Philly.com
The Pulse: Dole weighs in on '16 contestBut, of course, Dole was never elected president. I told the man who lost to Bi
The Pulse: Dole weighs in on '16 contest
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
But, of course, Dole was never elected president. I told the man who lost to Bill Clinton by nine points that conservatives hearing his views on Cruz would remind him that we never elected a President Dole, President Mitt Romney, or President John... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
10th Mountain Division Monument Takes Another Step ForwardA monument honoring the 10th Mountain Division in Watertown's Thompson Park is
10th Mountain Division Monument Takes Another Step Forward
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 12 days ago
A monument honoring the 10th Mountain Division in Watertown's Thompson Park is starting to come together. Those involved in the project met Thursday at T.F. Wright & Sons Granite Foundry in Carthage to measure granite slabs that will eventually... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Hagadorn: Colorado’s slopeside secret: snowmakingSnowmaking, once relegated to hills frequented by lowland landlubbers, has beco
Hagadorn: Colorado’s slopeside secret: snowmaking
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Snowmaking, once relegated to hills frequented by lowland landlubbers, has become one of Colorado’s key economic catalysts. And along the way, we were the proving ground for a secret ingredient now used in snowmaking worldwide. Our watershed moment... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Science column: The secrets behind snowmakingSnowmaking, once relegated to hills frequented by lowlanders, has become one of
Science column: The secrets behind snowmaking
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 days ago
Snowmaking, once relegated to hills frequented by lowlanders, has become one of Colorado’s key economic catalysts. And along the way, we were the proving ground for a secret ingredient now used in snowmaking worldwide. Our watershed moment was the... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Documentary Tells Story Of 10th Mountain Division In WWIIThere's a new public radio documentary of special interest to the north country
Documentary Tells Story Of 10th Mountain Division In WWII
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 27 days ago
There's a new public radio documentary of special interest to the north country. It takes you back to World War II and the roots of the 10th Mountain Division. The new documentary is called "The Ski Troops of World War II." It's the story of how... Read more
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Air Force Times
U.S. military may expand ISIS fight beyond Iraq and SyriaDefense Secretary Ash Carter signaled Wednesday that the U.S. military will exp
U.S. military may expand ISIS fight beyond Iraq and Syria
Air Force Times / Posted 27 days ago
Defense Secretary Ash Carter signaled Wednesday that the U.S. military will expand efforts to target Islamic State militants beyond the group's territory in Iraq and Syria, potentially involving airstrikes and raids in other Islamic countries. “The... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Clyde “Smitty” Smith dead at 96The Arizona Republic reported his death Jan. 10. "Smith was known for his hone
Clyde “Smitty” Smith dead at 96
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 29 days ago
The Arizona Republic reported his death Jan. 10. "Smith was known for his honesty, ambition and dedication to the concept of the American Dream," according to his obituary. "He took great pride in his business achievements, but his greatest career... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Goodwill lessons: County students staff give back to community - Students in the Cherokee County School District displayed their giving hearts and spread goodwill throughout the community during the holiday season. “We want our students not only t...Goodwill lessons: County students, staff give back to community Students in th
Goodwill lessons: County students staff give back to community - Students in the Cherokee County School District displayed their giving hearts and spread goodwill throughout the community during the holiday season. “We want our students not only t...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted a month ago
Goodwill lessons: County students, staff give back to community Students in the Cherokee County School District displayed their giving hearts and spread goodwill throughout the community during the holiday season. “We want our students not only to... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Fort Drum Battalion To Deploy To AfghanistanA 10th Mountain Division battalion will deploy to Afghanistan soon. Officials
Fort Drum Battalion To Deploy To Afghanistan
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted a month ago
A 10th Mountain Division battalion will deploy to Afghanistan soon. Officials say the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team of the 10th Mountain Division will deploy in what they describe as "late Winter 2016." “Our... Read more
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Vail Daily
Ski Mountaineering racing takes skiers up and down the mountainThe following is part of a series of articles compiled by the Colorado Ski & Sn
Ski Mountaineering racing takes skiers up and down the mountain
Vail Daily / Posted a month ago
The following is part of a series of articles compiled by the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum and Hall of Fame that will take a closer look at the sport of alpine ski touring. The museum is located atop the Vail Village Parking Structure and features... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Winter camping in Colorado's yurtsGUNNISON NATIONAL FOREST — The cold never stops invading, kept at bay only by t
Winter camping in Colorado's yurts
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
GUNNISON NATIONAL FOREST — The cold never stops invading, kept at bay only by the constantly burning wood stove. The World War II-era metal bunks creak at every muscle twitch. Smoke from the stove reddens the eyes. Someone, it seems, is always... Read more
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Task & Purpose
The Mortally Wounded Soldier Who Attempted To Save Teammate From 50-Person AmbushOn June 18, 2006 Army Sgt. 1st Class Jared Monti led 16 fellow soldiers on a mi
The Mortally Wounded Soldier Who Attempted To Save Teammate From 50-Person Ambush
Task & Purpose / Posted 1 months ago
On June 18, 2006 Army Sgt. 1st Class Jared Monti led 16 fellow soldiers on a mission up a mountainside into enemy territory near Gowardesh in northeastern Afghanistan. The soldiers, all forward observers, were on assignment as part of the 10th... Read more

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