Fort Drum Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Fallen troopera s former high school will offer shuttle to his calling hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Indian River Central School District will offer free shuttle services to and from the Magrath Sports Complex on Fort Drum for those who attend Trooper Joel R. Davis's calling hours on Friday. Trooper Davis, 36, was killed in the line of duty while responding to a deadly domestic incident in Theresa on Sunday.

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  2. Officers from all over the country expected to attend troopera s funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Slain trooper Joel R. Walter's funeral at Fort Drum may draw as many as 5,000 law enforcement officials from all over the country on Saturday. Beau Duffy, the state police's director of public information in Albany, said plans are calling for between 3,000 and 5,000 police officers to attend the funeral for Trooper Davis, who was gunned down on Sunday night while responding to a domestic incident in Theresa.

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  3. Towns, citizens group divide $35,000 in Deer River Wind fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A pair of state administrative law judges have awarded $30,000 in intervenor funding to the three towns involved with the Deer River Wind Farm project and an additional $5,000 to a “concerned citizen” also looking to participate in the review process. Judges James A. Costello from the Department of Public Service and Lisa Wilkinson from the Department of Environmental Conservation during an Article 10 pre-application hearing Wednesday approved payouts of $16,000 to the town of Pinckney, $10,500 to the town of Harrisburg, $3,500 to the town of Montague and $5,000 to Concerned Citizens of the Deer River Wind Energy Project, recently formed by town of Pinckney couple Heath L. and Doreen Ash.

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  4. Relative of Theresa gunman Justin Walters: a What he did wasna t himaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A relative of alleged murderer Justin Walters said he wants more details about the care Justin received at Fort Drum for post-traumatic stress disorder. “Nobody stays in the Army, is decorated, does two tours, and just snaps,” said Larry Walters.

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  5. Acting Army Secretary visits Fort DrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A public affairs officer for the secretary said Mr. Speer met with soldiers at the post's ranges to observe their training, and held a town hall for soldiers and their families. The Army secretary role has not yet been filled by President Donald J. Trump.

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  6. Flags at half-staff in honor of slain Trooper Joel DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Flags across New York are being flown at half-staff in honor of slain state police Trooper Joel R. Davis today through the trooper's internment. The funeral for Trooper Davis will be held at McGrath Gymnasium, 10050 Tigris River Valley Road, Fort Drum , at 1 p.m. Saturday.

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  7. Joel DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The funeral for New York State Trooper Joel R. Davis, 36, of Evans Mills will be 1 pm Saturday July 15th at the McGrath Gymnasium on Fort Drum with Rev. Christopher Carrera, Rev.

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  8. Polish president highlights Fort Drum soldier in letter to TrumpRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The president of Poland highlighted the courage of a Fort Drum soldier as he wrote to U.S. President Donald J. Trump about the “close relationship” between the two countries. The story of Sgt.

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  9. Veteran with Fort Drum ties receives groundbreaking prosthetic armRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A man who lost his arm in a car crash near Fort Drum was among the first to receive a state-of-the-art prosthetic arm. Artie McCauley demonstrated the new arm - known as Life Under Kinetic Evolution or LUKE - during a ceremony Friday at the Manhattan VA hospital.

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  10. Turbine troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    If you haven't noticed, there are now seven commercial wind proposals in the north country, stretching from The Mad River project in northern Oswego/southern Jefferson counties to the North Ridge proposal in St. Lawrence County. At least three of them are west of Fort Drum.

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  11. Watertown man helps feed the hungry with a Blessing BoxaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Roman Espinoza, 46, has built and placed a “Blessing Box” in his front yard at 123 Chestnut St. The wooden box that sits on a post is stacked with nonperishable food he's collected from local businesses, neighbors and friends and is available for people in need. Similar to those “Little Free Libraries” that became popular a couple of years ago, the Blessing Box sits near the sidewalk of his Cape Cod-style home with a small sign that reads, “Take What You Need.

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  12. Rangers rescue Fort Drum woman in AdirondacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A Fort Drum woman was rescued by state Department of Environmental Conservation Forest Rangers in the Adirondack Mountains July 2 after she injured her leg while climbing a trail up Cascade Mountain. The 33-year-old woman, whom DEC did not name, was found injured on the trail by a DEC Backcountry Steward.

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  13. The front lines of Jefferson Countya s opioid epidemic to keep up the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    City Fire Battalion Chief James R. Holland tracks every call to an overdose meticulously, from the subjects' ages and symptoms, to how hard it was to revive them - and his department has responded to 244 of those calls in the last 18 months alone. The good news is his department has a 100 percent survival rate for everyone it's attempted to revive.

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  14. Looking BackwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    July 2, 2007: E.J. Noble Hospital will soon open the state-of-the-art Irwin B. Brown Antwerp Health Center, replacing the village's outdated, 20-year-old clinic. July 2, 1992: The relocation of the last 10th Mountain Division unit stationed at Griffiss Air Force Base in Rome should be completed for the most part by next month, Fort Drum officials said Wednesday.

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  15. Black River fire truck catches fire during two-car crash investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The engine in a Black River Fire Department fire truck ignited while firefighters were investigating a two-car crash that resulted in injuries Friday morning at Routes 283 and 342 in LeRay. Black River First Assistant Fire Chief Leslie R. Williams said firefighters were investigating a crash between a van and a truck when a passing motorist saw smoke coming out of their fire truck.

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  16. Black River fire truck catches fire during two-car crash investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Black River firefighters were investigating a two-car crash that resulted in injuries Friday morning at the intersection of Routes 283 and 342 in Pamelia when the engine in one of their fire trucks caught fire. Black River First Assistant Fire Chief Leslie R. Williams said firefighters were investigating the crash between a van and a truck when a passing motorist saw smoke coming out of their fire truck.

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  17. Troops, veterans deserve better treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Why did Veterans For Peace win first place for best marching group in the 2017 Watertown Armed Forces Day Parade? We geezers could hardly march. Do our troops now yearn for peace more than anyone? The June 21st, Watertown Times indicated many military families have had it with these wars, a Fort Drum Gold Star mother saying “no more sacrifices.” More United States military have been killed in our current wars than either the American Revolution, the War of 1812, the Indian Wars, Mexican War, Spanish-American War, or Desert Storm.

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  18. Stefanik says military needs tens of billions of dollars beyond Trump budget requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Rep. Elise M. Stefanik said long-term cuts to the Department of Defense required an authorization bill this year totaling tens of billions of dollars more than President Donald J. Trump's request. The House Armed Services Committee, of which Ms.

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  19. Ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft to launch today, Fort Drum not a destination yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A little bit of downtime this winter gave Edward A. Ward II an idea: He wanted to drive for Uber. “I'm hoping it's a little extra income and something I can do when I want to,” he said.

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  20. Katie Wilson second Democrat to challenge StefanikRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Despite the 21st Congressional District's immense size, Keene, N.Y., native Katie K. Wilson said she's up for the challenge of taking on U.S. Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Willsboro, in next year's general election. Ms. Wilson told the Times Wednesday that she is “determined” to get around the district as much as she can to listen and prepare herself for what will likely be a lively race over the next year.

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