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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Area Residents Learn More About Proposed Fort Drum Missile SiteThe Missile Defense Agency is choosing between Fort Drum and locations in Ohio
Area Residents Learn More About Proposed Fort Drum Missile Site
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 4 hours ago
The Missile Defense Agency is choosing between Fort Drum and locations in Ohio and Michigan to build a site to defend the East Coast against a missile attack. "The site would only be used to counter an actual threat against the U.S.," project... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Military Meets With Public About Possible Missile Defense Systemabout 30 people at Carthage High School where officials are answering questions
Military Meets With Public About Possible Missile Defense System
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 8 hours ago
about 30 people at Carthage High School where officials are answering questions about the proposed missile defense site at Fort Drum. The Missile Defense Agency is telling people about what it found while studying the environmental impact of the... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Woman trying to help suicidal friend gets busy signal calling Wayne Co. 911calling 911 from his cell phone and also got a busy signal. They were trying to
Woman trying to help suicidal friend gets busy signal calling Wayne Co. 911
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 22 hours ago
calling 911 from his cell phone and also got a busy signal. They were trying to get help for a family friend who lives in Fort Drum and was threatening suicide and had just taken more than 20 pills. Bridson says her phone was working because in... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Skunk & Raccoon Test Positive For Rabiesthe raccoon was killed by a homeowner on Cornell Road in Henderson Harbor and t
Skunk & Raccoon Test Positive For Rabies
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted yesterday
the raccoon was killed by a homeowner on Cornell Road in Henderson Harbor and the skunk was killed by military police on Fort Drum. Neither case involved exposure to humans or pets. These two make 20 cases of rabies in the county since December... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Public's Input Sought For Missile Defense Site At Fort DrumTwo sites in Alaska and California provide missile protection in the continenta
Public's Input Sought For Missile Defense Site At Fort Drum
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted yesterday
Two sites in Alaska and California provide missile protection in the continental United States. Soon, Fort Drum will find out if it could become the only East Coast missile defense location. "Should we have rogue nations launch missiles on the... Read more
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FOX News
soldier who claimed he was 'addicted to killing' pleads guilty but mentally ill to murderparole when he is sentenced April 22. Smith was charged with killing Marsha Le
soldier who claimed he was 'addicted to killing' pleads guilty but mentally ill to murder
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
parole when he is sentenced April 22. Smith was charged with killing Marsha Lee of Wilmington while he was on leave from Fort Drum, New York, in December 2011. Lee, 65, was abducted while walking her dog. Police said at the time that Smith had... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Fort Drum's 10th Combat Aviation Brigade Welcomes New LeaderThe 10th Combat Aviation Brigade at Fort Drum has a new leader. At a change of
Fort Drum's 10th Combat Aviation Brigade Welcomes New Leader
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 5 days ago
The 10th Combat Aviation Brigade at Fort Drum has a new leader. At a change of command ceremony Friday morning, Colonel Michael McCurry passed the brigade flag to Colonel Clair Gill, who says he's privileged to hold the new position. "It's a... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Rocking Out At Mountainfest 2016The Fort Drum soldiers in the band Take Cover returned from Afghanistan about t
Rocking Out At Mountainfest 2016
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 6 days ago
The Fort Drum soldiers in the band Take Cover returned from Afghanistan about two weeks ago. They played together overseas, but didn't see a crowd like what they saw Wednesday night. "It was a blast," trombone player and leader Sgt. 1st Class David... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Fort Drum Invites Public On Post For MountainfestEach year, Fort Drum invites the public on post for Mountainfest to celebrate s
Fort Drum Invites Public On Post For Mountainfest
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 6 days ago
Each year, Fort Drum invites the public on post for Mountainfest to celebrate summer and Independence Day. This is when the Army gets to show off a little. Division Hill is filled with military equipment. Perhaps you want to look inside a... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Army Chief of Staff Returns To Fort Drum Focused On Fighting Terrorismsecretary of defense and the president mention on many occasions," he said. Ge
Army Chief of Staff Returns To Fort Drum Focused On Fighting Terrorism
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 7 days ago
secretary of defense and the president mention on many occasions," he said. General Milley, who was once the commander at Fort Drum, was back to honor two soldiers who lost their lives in 2015 - one in Afghanistan and one in Iraq. It's a reminder... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Medal Of Honor Recipient Jared Monti Remembered 10 Years LaterDuring Tuesday's Mountain Remembrance Ceremony at Fort Drum, there was one fath
Medal Of Honor Recipient Jared Monti Remembered 10 Years Later
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 7 days ago
During Tuesday's Mountain Remembrance Ceremony at Fort Drum, there was one father in the crowd who knows what the day means all too well. Staff Sergeant First Class Jared Monti's father, Paul, was at the ceremony. Tuesday marks the tenth... Read more
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MLive.com
Meetings this week: Environmental impact of proposed missile site at Fort Custerabout the proposal and provide verbal and written comments. Sites under consid
Meetings this week: Environmental impact of proposed missile site at Fort Custer
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
about the proposal and provide verbal and written comments. Sites under consideration include Fort Custer Training Center, Fort Drum, New York; and Camp Ravenna Joint Military Training Center, Ohio. Comments should be received by July 18, 2016,... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Army Releases Results Of Fort Drum Courts-MartialThe U.S. Army has released the results of courts-martial tried at Fort Drum in
Army Releases Results Of Fort Drum Courts-Martial
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 8 days ago
The U.S. Army has released the results of courts-martial tried at Fort Drum in May. It's not known which crimes were committed locally, as the Judge Advocate General's offices handles cases on a regional level. Fort Drum is part of the Army's First... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
$1 Million 'Base Retention' Grant Dispersed to North Country GroupsFort Drum Regional Liaison Organization is a group that's been advocating for a
$1 Million 'Base Retention' Grant Dispersed to North Country Groups
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 9 days ago
Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization is a group that's been advocating for and promoting Fort Drum since 1990. However, the organization was in need of some money, only having 13 months of operational money left and was hoping for a $300,000 grant... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Laugh It Up & Help Fort Drum USOHave a laugh and help raise money for the Fort Drum USO. The show Comedy for a
Laugh It Up & Help Fort Drum USO
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 11 days ago
Have a laugh and help raise money for the Fort Drum USO. The show Comedy for a Cause comes to the Clayton Opera House Saturday night. All the proceeds raised go to USO Fort Drum. Seven comedians will hit the stage around 8 p.m. The headliner is... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Braman's Block Update: Work Continuesthe past few weeks, students from Carthage High, members of local churches, and
Braman's Block Update: Work Continues
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 11 days ago
the past few weeks, students from Carthage High, members of local churches, and soldiers and employees from Fort Drum have offered their time. Local businesses are making donations so the house gets built and then sold to a... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Stories Of Soldiers, Veterans, Families To Be Shared At Drive-InIt's called Homefront: Fort Drum. For the last nine months, North Country Publ
Stories Of Soldiers, Veterans, Families To Be Shared At Drive-In
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 12 days ago
It's called Homefront: Fort Drum. For the last nine months, North Country Public Radio has been collecting stories from Fort Drum soldiers, veterans and their families about life in the military. You'll be able to hear and see them Thursday night... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Fort Drum Soldiers And Their Families Enjoy RiverfestThursday meant rest and relaxation at Riverfest for thousands of Fort Drum sold
Fort Drum Soldiers And Their Families Enjoy Riverfest
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 12 days ago
Thursday meant rest and relaxation at Riverfest for thousands of Fort Drum soldiers and their families. "We've sold over 6,000 tickets," said Harold Greer, Fort Drum Family & Morale Welfare director. "It's great. We have a four-day weekend and we... Read more
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Daily Press
Hillary Clinton stops in Hampton - to take notesstruggled with low pay and family worries. Clinton said that reminded her of st
Hillary Clinton stops in Hampton - to take notes
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
struggled with low pay and family worries. Clinton said that reminded her of stories from young soldiers who deployed from Fort Drum, New York, when she served as a senator from that state. Hippen suggested Clinton talk to younger sailors who know... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Navy Reserve Medics Learn From Army At Fort DrumThe medics with the Navy Reserves, which are known as corpsmen, are at Fort Dru
Navy Reserve Medics Learn From Army At Fort Drum
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 14 days ago
The medics with the Navy Reserves, which are known as corpsmen, are at Fort Drum training for different scenarios of how to save lives. It's time to put the skills to the test. The goal is to make it as realistic as possible. So with such high... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
'Homefront' Screening Thursdayhas been collecting stories about local military, veterans and their families s
'Homefront' Screening Thursday
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 14 days ago
has been collecting stories about local military, veterans and their families since November. It's called "Homefront: Fort Drum" and producer Meredith Turk -- who's been working with North Country Public Radio -- said the results of her work... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY Air Guard unit to start daily drone training flightslocal air traffic control on an operating agreement. All previous drone flight
NY Air Guard unit to start daily drone training flights
Lake Placid News / Posted 14 days ago
local air traffic control on an operating agreement. All previous drone flights by the attack wing had been conducted at Wheeler Sack Army Airfield at Fort Drum in northern New York. The 174th swapped its fighter jets for drones a few yea... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY Air Guard unit to start daily drone training flightsan operating agreement. All previous drone flights by the attack wing had been
NY Air Guard unit to start daily drone training flights
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
an operating agreement. All previous drone flights by the attack wing had been conducted at Wheeler Sack Army Airfield at Fort Drum in northern New York. The 174th swapped its fighter jets for drones a few years ago. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
A summertime view atop Bristol Mountainto the site of the zipline tour by all-terrain military vehicles that were purc
A summertime view atop Bristol Mountain
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 14 days ago
to the site of the zipline tour by all-terrain military vehicles that were purchased by Bristol Mountain at auctions from Fort Drum and Fort Bragg.Once arrived at the beginning of the course, guests are given a 15-minute safety briefing during... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Just Face It: Father-Daughter Reunionto our 7 News Facebook page. This week's "Just Face It" video is a father-daug
Just Face It: Father-Daughter Reunion
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 14 days ago
to our 7 News Facebook page. This week's "Just Face It" video is a father-daughter reunion. Five year old Audrey Quail of Fort Drum is reunited with her father, Major Jeffrey Quail, after his nine month deployment to Iraq. Click on the picture to... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Phone Survey Underway About Region's Health CareThe idea is to look at how health care is helping people in the north country.
Phone Survey Underway About Region's Health Care
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 14 days ago
The idea is to look at how health care is helping people in the north country. The Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization is conducting a phone survey to see the state of health care in the region. Officials say the survey shows what... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Construction Underway To Improve Route 26 Traffic Through Fort DrumA multi-million-dollar road project will improve State Route 26 where it inters
Construction Underway To Improve Route 26 Traffic Through Fort Drum
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 14 days ago
A multi-million-dollar road project will improve State Route 26 where it intersects with a major Fort Drum entrance. "Historically, we've had congestion issues out here. People coming into the post in the morning for PT. It's a busy post gate," said... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Fort Drum's 2nd Brigade Combat Team Gets New Leaderfor their mission. And I'll pass that responsibility on to Colonel Scott Himes,
Fort Drum's 2nd Brigade Combat Team Gets New Leader
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 14 days ago
for their mission. And I'll pass that responsibility on to Colonel Scott Himes," said Doyle. Colonel Himes has been at Fort Drum for a year and during that time he was deployed in Afghanistan with the 10th. Himes says he and the men and women... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Reaper drones will begin daily flights at Syracuse's Hancock Airportat all times until it reaches the military air space, the officials said. The R
Reaper drones will begin daily flights at Syracuse's Hancock Airport
The Post-Standard / Posted 15 days ago
at all times until it reaches the military air space, the officials said. The Reapers typically will fly from Syracuse to Fort Drum, near Watertown, for training exercises. When the training is complete, the Civil Air Patrol pilot will follow the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY begins highway work at Fort Drum access pointWATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - New York state is spending nearly $3 million to improve
NY begins highway work at Fort Drum access point
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 16 days ago
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - New York state is spending nearly $3 million to improve a key access point to Fort Drum in northern New York. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says construction has started at the Route 26 intersection in Jefferson County. The work is... Read more
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The Post-Standard
CNY World War II veteran shot down by Nazis on mission to receive POW medalsaid in an interview that he was studying mechanical engineering at Clarkson Un
CNY World War II veteran shot down by Nazis on mission to receive POW medal
The Post-Standard / Posted 17 days ago
said in an interview that he was studying mechanical engineering at Clarkson University when recruiters from what is today Fort Drum visited. The thought of flying intrigued Bailey, he said, so he joined the Army Air Forces in 1942, eventually... Read more
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MPNnow.com
A summertime view atop Bristol Mountainto the site of the zipline tour by all-terrain military vehicles that were purc
A summertime view atop Bristol Mountain
MPNnow.com / Posted 17 days ago
to the site of the zipline tour by all-terrain military vehicles that were purchased by Bristol Mountain at auctions from Fort Drum and Fort Bragg.Once arrived at the beginning of the course, guests are given a 15-minute safety briefing during... Read more
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Reuters
Podcast: Why is it so hard to come home from modern war?Army Spec. Chris Smith, a soldier from the 10th Mountain Division stationed at
Podcast: Why is it so hard to come home from modern war?
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
Army Spec. Chris Smith, a soldier from the 10th Mountain Division stationed at Fort Drum, sits in The Different Drummer Internet Cafe in Watertown, New York, April 16, 2008. The Different Drummer is a place where soldiers both active and discharged... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Braman's Block Update: Strong Community Turnouthad help from several women from Emmanuel Congregational Church on May 7. Also
Braman's Block Update: Strong Community Turnout
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 19 days ago
had help from several women from Emmanuel Congregational Church on May 7. Also in May, help came from military police at Fort Drum. DENTAC at Fort Drum helped at the site last weekend. Lunch donations have been provided by McDonald's... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Work Begins On New Intersection At Fort DrumWork has begun on a new intersection to ease congestion and increase safety at
Work Begins On New Intersection At Fort Drum
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 19 days ago
Work has begun on a new intersection to ease congestion and increase safety at Fort Drum. On Friday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the start to the $2.9 million reconstruction of the intersection of Route 26 and Oneida and Ontario... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Comedy Show Raises Money For USOYou can laugh it up and help the Fort Drum USO at the same time. USO's Karen C
Comedy Show Raises Money For USO
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 20 days ago
You can laugh it up and help the Fort Drum USO at the same time. USO's Karen Clark and comedian Matt Clark talked about a comedy show called Comedy for a Cause. Watch the video for their interview on 7 News This Morning. It's at 8 p.m. June 18 at... Read more
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The Washington Times
U.S. Army device, TCAPS, gives troops superhuman hearing: 20K units issued around the worldout on a mission was because it hindered their overall situational awareness,”
U.S. Army device, TCAPS, gives troops superhuman hearing: 20K units issued around the world
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
out on a mission was because it hindered their overall situational awareness,” Capt. Jennifer Noetzel, audiology chief, Fort Drum, New York, toldU.S. Army reporters in March 2014 as the technology rolled out. “I wish this would have been... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization Needs Money To Keep GoingThe Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization, the group that's been advocating f
Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization Needs Money To Keep Going
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 20 days ago
The Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization, the group that's been advocating for and promoting Fort Drum since 1990, needs an infusion of cash. Keeping the mission intact as well as paying the bills is a reality the organization is facing. The... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Army Moving Chemical Weapons Defense Units to Texassays two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort St
Army Moving Chemical Weapons Defense Units to Texas
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 21 days ago
says two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biologica... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Marylandtwo other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Maryland
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 21 days ago
two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biological... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Marylandtwo other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Maryland
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 21 days ago
two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biological... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Marylandtwo other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Maryland
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 21 days ago
two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biological... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Marylandtwo other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Maryland
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 21 days ago
two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biological... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Marylandtwo other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Maryland
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 21 days ago
two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biological... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Marylandtwo other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Maryland
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biological... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Marylandtwo other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Maryland
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 21 days ago
two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biological... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Marylandtwo other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart
Army moving chemical weapons defense units from Maryland
KXXV Waco / Posted 21 days ago
two other subordinate companies will move to Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Stewart, Georgia. A fourth company will remain at Fort Drum, New York. The soldiers are trained in sampling, detection and escort of chemical and biological... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Time Capsule Honors Fort Drum's Past, Present and Futuremonument stands tall in Watertown's Thompson Park And project organizers want t
Time Capsule Honors Fort Drum's Past, Present and Future
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 22 days ago
monument stands tall in Watertown's Thompson Park And project organizers want the monument to reflect the counties around Fort Drum. "So this is a way to allow them to be a part of this monument," said Gilbert Pearsall, chairman of North Country... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
7 News Wins 5 State Associated Press Awardsthe weekend. Brian Ashley and former anchor Asa Stackel won best news series f
7 News Wins 5 State Associated Press Awards
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 22 days ago
the weekend. Brian Ashley and former anchor Asa Stackel won best news series for their stories on 30 years of change at Fort Drum. Judges called it, "A fascinating look at the history of the famous 10th Mountain Division and Fort Drum, shot and... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Your Turn: Feedback On Route 3A, Naloxone, Clinic & Cancer CenterIf Fort Drum were to become home to a missile defense system, Route 3A could be
Your Turn: Feedback On Route 3A, Naloxone, Clinic & Cancer Center
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 22 days ago
If Fort Drum were to become home to a missile defense system, Route 3A could be permanently closed to traffic:I live on 3A and I would do anything to stop it from closing! 3A is our home. How would you like it if Fort Drum took yours? Storm... Read more
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