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  1. 'She's my partner too': Mom and daughter grow closer because of deployment at Fort DrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    Taylor Estrella and her mom, Dania Bandas, are easy to mix up, especially when you hear their voices. They often joke that they have to actively try to say different things or else they end up sounding the same.

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  2. Homefront: Fort Drum listening session February 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    This is the first event of Homefront: Fort Drum, a national project to tell important stories in places the media often misses. Homefront: Fort Drum is all about creating a place to tell the vast military stories in the North Country.

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  3. Stefanik moves confidently in first year, but questions lingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    We're already deep in the new political season with the first votes in the presidential contest coming soon in Iowa and New Hampshire. Before we pivot completely to the campaign ahead, we're taking a look back at the first year in office for North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik.

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  4. Local Lifts: under the lights at Dry Hill in WatertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    Owen McGuire and twins, Chris and Nicholas Davis, of Watertown, NY, ready to enjoy a warm night skiing. Photo: David Sommerstein Jefferson and Lewis counties got belted with lake effect snow yesterday.

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  5. Fort Drum soldiers to get solar industry trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    Military personnel receive training for jobs in the solar industry. Image: U.S. Dept.

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  6. Watertown's Samaritan Hospital plans for a new maternity ward, mental health clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    Samaritan Hospital in Watertown will soon have a new maternity ward. Hospital officials plan a $10 million expansion that they say will address the changing needs of the community.

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  7. First female commandant of West Point's cadets takes commandRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    Brigadier Gen. Diana M. Holland has assumed command as the commandant of cadets at the U.S. Military Academy, becoming the first woman to hold the position in West Point's 214-year history.

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  8. Fort Drum likely to receive $19 million for training academyRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    U.S. Senators Chucks Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced Wednesday the Omnibus spending bill currently in Congress includes $19 million for Fort Drum. The federal funds included in the spending bill will go toward building a state-of-the-art NCO training academy on base.

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  9. Fort Drum likely to recieve $19 million for training academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    U.S. Senators Chucks Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced Wednesday the Omnibus spending bill currently in Congress includes $19 million for Fort Drum. The federal funds included in the spending bill will go toward building a state-of-the-art NCO training academy on base.

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  10. Pentagon names 1st female commandant of West Point's cadetsRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    A veteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan will be the first female commandant of cadets at the U.S. Military Academy, one of West Point's top positions. The academy announced Tuesday that Brig.

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  11. How tattoos signal changing moods among soldiersRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Andrew Bouvia moved from Brooklyn, NY to set up a tattoo shop in Carthage, NY closer to his hometown of Watertown. He said his tattoo style resonates a lot with soldiers, because of the nostalgic war imagery.

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  12. Gillibrand to volunteer at stops in Troy and BinghamtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is making two stops in upstate New York that highlight holiday season volunteerism. Gillibrand plans to volunteer Friday at the Family Resource Center in Troy to help make holiday cards with children.

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  13. Homegrown tomatoes and live radio at this Redwood farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    An organic farm and artists' colony in rural Jefferson County has expanded its reach beyond its geographic boundaries. Better Farm in Redwood broadcasts local interviews, music, and news from the second floor of a former hay barn.

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  14. Ft. Drum soldier responds to opening combat roles to womenRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Cpt. Michelle Kelly, a Fort Drum colleague of Menard, qualified for the elite nine-week Ranger School in Fort Benning, Georgia earlier this year. Photo: Julia Botero Women will now be permitted to serve in all combat roles in the military.

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  15. The woman behind an often-called Army phone numberRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Abbie Hammond has been working as a Family Readiness Support Assistant at Fort Drum for over a decade. "They don't tell you that you're going to enjoy watching the soldiers grow up," she says.

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  16. Congresswoman Stefanik visits Fort Drum soldiers in Middle EastRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik visited Afghanistan, Egypt and Saudi Arabia this week as part of a pre-Thanksgiving day tour. She returned to the US yesterday.

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  17. Female drill sergeant gets into characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Darlene Martinez sits with her children Crystal, 10, Kaylee, 3, and Robert, 6, at their family home in Watertown. NY. Martinez is a single mother and now a drill sergeant in the Army Reserve.

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  18. Soldiers to students: JCC veterans remember their military lifeRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Darlene Martinez sits with her children Crystal, 10, Kaylee, 3, and Rober, 6, at their family home in Watertown. NY. Martinez is a single mother and now a drill sergeant in the Army Reserve.

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  19. As deployments continue, Fort Drum families feel new pressuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    More than 4,000 Fort Drum troops are on missions in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other places around the world. We've heard a lot about the soldiers, but less about their families.

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  20. New project explores the stories of Fort Drum soldiers and their familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    North Country Public Radio is in the very early days of a partnership that will explore the stories of Ft. Drum soldiers and their families.

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