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  1. Discharge pending for combat pilot who tried to halt lesbian officers' make-out sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Washington Times

    The Army is moving to discharge a decorated combat pilot who intervened to stop two lesbian officers from showing excessive affection on the dance floor at an official ball at Fort Drum, N.Y. Lt. Col. Christopher Downey ended up being convicted administratively of assaulting a soldier trying to film the kissing and grabbing.

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  2. U.S. Army: Murdered vet was never deployedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CBS News

    An Army veteran who was fatally shot on a sidewalk in the San Vernando Valley was never deployed, despite a statement issued by authorities saying he had recently returned from Afghanistan and was shot outside a party celebrating his homecoming , a spokesperson for the U.S. Army says. United States Army officials told 48 Hours' Crimesider Wednesday that 21-year-old Francisco Garcia did not serve time in Afghanistan, or any other country.

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  3. Army: Sylmar Soldier Killed Sunday Never Served In Afghanistan Despite LAPD ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CBS Local

    LOS ANGELES - The Sylmar soldier killed over the weekend never deployed despite a report issued by the LAPD, it was revealed Wednesday. United States Army officials confirmed to CBS2/KCAL9 that 21-year-old Francisco Garcia did not serve time in Afghanistan, or any other country, as originally reported by police.

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  4. Interview: Henry V. O'Neil Talks About His Military Science Fiction Novel Glory MainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | SF Signal

    Henry V. O'Neil is the name under which award-winning mystery novelist Vincent H. O'Neil publishes his science fiction work. A graduate of West Point, he served in the US Army Infantry with the 10th Mountain Division at Fort Drum, New York, and in the 1st Battalion of the 508th Infantry in Panama.

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  5. Watertown school district acquires former Army Reserve CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... has been vacant for about four years, when reservists with the 479th Engineer Battalion moved to a new facility on Fort Drum in 2010. School Superintendent Terry N. Fralick said in August that the district will use about $50,000 of its general fund ...

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  6. Watertown, Fort Drum men accused of SUNY Oswego theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Two suspects from Watertown and Fort Drum were charged by SUNY Oswego university police Monday night after allegedly stealing a laptop computer, sneakers and more than $100 in cash Sunday night from a room in Oneida Hall on campus. University police charged Alex Acosta, 19, of Rand Drive, and Bryan A. Ortiz, 19, of Woodcrest Lane, Fort Drum, with second-degree burglary, a class C felony, and fourth-degree grand larceny, a class E felony.

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  7. Veterans honored at Canton VFW postRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Retired Col. Michael T. Plummer, former chief of staff and commander of the Second Brigade at Fort Drum, said veterans of the country's armed forces “wrote a blank check made payable to the United States of America for an amount up to and including his or her life, to keep America free and the world safe.” A crowd of 75 people, 40 of them service members, were on hand to hear Mr. Plummer's words Tuesday at the Canton Veterans of Foreign Wars post's Veterans Day program.

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  8. The Militarization of Police Part 2 of 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    IS COMING UP. AS WAR STARTED TO WIND DOWN IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN, BILLIONS OF DOLLARS WORTH OF AMERICAN MILITARY GEAR STARTED HEADING HOME, STORED IN WAREHOUSES IN PLACES INCLUDING FORT DRUM, NEW YORK.

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  9. VA Wants Better Job Opportunities, Health Care for VetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... to Iraq three more times and had one tour in Afghanistan. She is now commanding a battalion of combat engineers in Fort Drum, N.Y,. 10th Mountain Division. "I love what I do and I love soldiers. They all have common ideals, values, and the Army ...

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  10. Haiti Fast FactsRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | WICU12 Erie

    ... first 3,000 troops land on September 19 in Port-au-Prince and are from the Army's 10th Mountain Division, based in Fort Drum, New York. October 1994 - Aristide is restored to power, while U.S. troops stay in Haiti to maintain order. The U.N. and OAS ...

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  11. Veterans Day ceremonies, services in CNYRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Today, Onondaga County will holds its annual Veterans Day ceremony at the War Memorial, South State and Harrison streests, Syracuse. The ceremony starts at 10 a.m. New York Air National Guard Col.

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  12. Former Fort Drum soldier killed outside party in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... girlfriend's Sylmar home to another location. Police are still looking for a suspect in connection to the case. Fort Drum said Pvt. Garcia was a cannon crew member in the Alpha Company of 4th Battalion, 25th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade ...

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  13. Planning Board approves site plan for townhouse project near Walmart in WatertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... are filling up quickly. The project was prompted by the need for an estimated 1,400 additional housing units for Fort Drum soldiers. Even though that goal has been met by the community, Mr. Morgan insisted Thursday that demand exists for the 359 ...

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  14. Joseph W. GosierRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Calling hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown on Friday, November 7, from 4 - 7PM. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church on Saturday, November 8, at 10AM with Rev.

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  15. a oeSouth Pacifica carries it music and social message to Lyric Theater stage Nov. 7-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... area for decades. They also felt its military themes were appropriate for the area, which is heavily influenced by Fort Drum. Even though the play opened more than five decades ago on Broadway, it still has a fresh message, Mr. Cole said. ...

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  16. 'Big Red One' Soldier, 10th Mountain Division Soldiers earn Soldier's Medal for heroismRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The United States Army

    The 18th chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff awarded the Soldier's Medal to three Soldiers at Fort Drum for their actions in helping to save a distressed boater on the Black River earlier this year. Gen. Martin E. Dempsey presented the awards to Spc.

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  17. Army's 10th Mountain Division ends Afghan operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Denver Post

    The Army's 10th Mountain Division formally concluded its operations in Afghanistan on Tuesday, another sign that the war is drawing to a close even as American commanders are evaluating whether they will have enough resources to support the fledgling Afghan military. After five tours in Afghanistan since 2001, four of which included operations in the country's volatile and dangerous eastern provinces, most of the soldiers from the division will be en route to Fort Drum, N.Y., by Wednesday afternoon.

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  18. Returning from Afghanistan, commander of Fort Drum sustainment...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    With American forces shrinking their footprint in Afghanistan, the work of clearing millions of pounds of equipment fell to the soldiers of the 10th Sustainment Brigade. About 70 soldiers returned to post Tuesday afternoon, including Col.

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  19. Fort Drum's 10th Mountain Division concludes operations in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... the country's volatile and dangerous eastern provinces, most of the soldiers from the division will be en route to Fort Drum in New York by Wednesday afternoon. A few dozen soldiers will stay behind for another week or two, but division commanders ...

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  20. Major Army division ends mission in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    The U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division formally concluded its operations in Afghanistan on Tuesday, another sign that the war is drawing to a close even as American commanders are evaluating whether they will have enough resources to support the fledgling Afghan military. After five tours in Afghanistan since 2001, four of which included operations in the country's volatile and dangerous eastern provinces, most of the soldiers from the division will be en route to Fort Drum, N.Y., by this afternoon.

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