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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. New Afghanistan plan delays homecoming for some Fort Drum unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Major General Jeffrey Bannister, head of Fort Drum, said he's not surprised by President Obama's announcement to delay the withdrawal of U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Photo: Julia Botero President Obama announced his decision Thursday to delay the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan.

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  4. Senate Majority Leader Flanagan visits Fort Drum for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan said he was amazed by the vastness of Fort Drum and soldiers' skills. Photo: Julia Botero New York State Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan toured Fort Drum Wednesday for the first time since becoming a state lawmaker in 2002.

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  5. Fort Drum soldier killed in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    This is the first death of a Fort Drum soldier in the latest cycle of deployments. Combat missions in Iraq and Afghanistan came to a close at the end of last year.

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  6. Teenager sent to prison for Indian River school rifle threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    A 16-year-old boy has been sentenced to up to three years in state prison for threatening students and staff at a northern New York high school with a rifle. Nicholas Nicorvo of Fort Drum was sentenced Tuesday in Jefferson County Court after pleading guilty in July to second-degree attempted murder.

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  7. Fort Drum deployments create an open housing marketRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    If you want to rent or buy a home near Fort Drum, now is a good time. Apartment complexes in surrounding towns are offering special deals in hopes of filling empty units.

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  8. NY State Military Museum's WWII-era tank going on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    A Sherman M4A3 tank like the one that will be re-installed at the New York State Military Museum September 15, 2015. SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. A World War II-era American tank is returning to the New York State Military Museum for public display after undergoing refurbishing and repainting at Fort Drum.

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  9. Fort Drum marking 14th anniversary of 2001 terrorist attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Secretary of Defense Ash Carter visited the memorial honoring the victims of 9/11 at Fort Drum, NY, March 30, 2015. Photo: Ash Carter , Creative Commons, some rights reserved FORT DRUM, N.Y. A ceremony is being held at Fort Drum's 9-11 Memorial to commemorate the 14th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

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  10. NY farmer finds dummy missile dropped by Army helicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    A dummy missile was dropped from an Apache AH-64 helicopter like the one pictured here, and found in a field in Martingsburg, NY. Photo: U.S. Army , Creative Commons, some rights reserved FORT DRUM, N.Y. Military officials say a dummy missile lost during a flight by an Army helicopter has been found in a farmer's field in northern New York.

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  11. From uniform to overalls: Soldiers consider farming after Army lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Veterans who have retired or left the Army sometimes have a difficult time transitioning back to their civilian lives. Many have trouble finding satisfying work.

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  12. Meet Fort Drum's first female soldier to make it to Ranger SchoolRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Cpt. Michelle Kelly was the only woman from Fort Drum to qualify for the rigorous nine-week Ranger Course in Fort Benning, Georgia This month, two soldiers have made history by becoming the first women to graduate from Army Ranger School. The course is the most exhausting and mentally demanding in the Army, designed to create leaders who can excel amid the stresses of combat.

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  13. Meet Fort Drum's first female soldier to make it to Ranger SchoolRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Cpt. Michelle Kelly was the only woman from Fort Drum to qualify for the rigorous nine-week Ranger Course in Fort Benning, Georgia This month, two soldiers have made history by becoming the first women to graduate from Army Ranger School. The course is the most exhausting and mentally demanding in the Army, designed to create leaders who can excel amid the stresses of combat.

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  14. 300 Fort Drum soldiers to deploy to South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    The Army says about 300 10th Mountain Division soldiers from Fort Drum will head to South Korea in early October for a nine-month mission. The 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade will primarily fly Kiowa helicopters for their work, supporting ongoing training and operations throughout the country.

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