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  1. N.Y. Republican introduces bills to help military familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to four times throughout their military careers and must have at least 24 months of service left. "As the home of Fort Drum and the Kesselring Navy nuclear site, our district knows firsthand the critical role military families play in supporting our ...

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  2. Fire damages Deferiet homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... dispatcher said. Mr. Irey said Jefferson County fire investigators have not determined a cause. Natural Bridge, Fort Drum, Carthage, West Carthage, and Great Bend departments and Carthage Ambulance Service Inc., Black River Ambulance Inc. and The ...

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  3. Fort Drum to receive $12.5 million in cold-weather gear after being declared an Arctic ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... gear through tough conditions. The new gear is coming after the Army made the climate designation in 2015. Fort Drum soldiers will be trained on using their gear as a part of winter training given annually and to personnel newly arriving to the ...

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  4. Fort Drum troops getting new equipment for winter missionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WTEN-TV Albany

    Soldiers based at Fort Drum in northern New York will get more than $12 million in cold-weather equipment that will enable troops to train in extreme winter conditions. Army officials at the home of the 10th Mountain Division say the U.S. military recently designated Fort Drum as an "Arctic Zone."

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  5. Fort Drum troops getting $12 million in new extreme cold, mountain warfare gearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Soldiers based at Fort Drum in northern New York will get more than $12 million in cold-weather equipment that will enable troops to train in extreme winter conditions. Army officials at the home of the 10th Mountain Division say the U.S. military recently designated Fort Drum as an "Arctic Zone."

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  6. Fire coverage change worries Wilna residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... “taken off the first responders list” for the Carthage/Wilna Fire District. “Now they call Fort Drum and Rutland first,” said Ms. Gebo. “Where I live, Natural Bridge is closer to my house than Rutland. I don't feel ...

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  7. Fort Drum's Newest Training Ground: Range 44Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Your News Now

    "This is designated as Range 44. It's part of, obviously, the range complex here on Fort Drum," said Fort Drum Garrison Commander Col. Bryan Laske.

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  8. Missile Defense Agency continuing work on interceptor site in Eastern United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | WAAY

    ... but there is no timeline as to when it will be released to the public. According to a release, the finalists are Fort Drum in New York, Camp Ravenna Joint Training Center in Ohio and Fort Custer Training Site in Michigan. GMD is a program that ...

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  9. Daniel T. DelaneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... River High School. He served in the United States Army from 1968-1974. Daniel was a Quality Control Manager on Fort Drum. Daniel was a man of many interests; he loved spending time in his garden, working on his home and most of all spending time ...

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  10. Noble grad returns from Army service, surprises brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... said. “This has been her dream since she was a little kid.” Plaisted is a sergeant stationed at Fort Drum in New York, where Makayla will be joining him soon, as Fort Drum is her next duty station. Dorothy said Plaisted will be ...

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  11. The Worst President in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Other McCain

    ... analyst at Fort Huachuca, Ariz., before being assigned to the Second Brigade 10th Mountain Division at Fort Drum, N.Y. Before being deployed to Iraq, Private Manning met Tyler Watkins, who described himself on his blog as a classical musician, ...

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  12. Watertown Rally Planned to Coincide with Saturday's March on WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Your News Now

    ... it's important for me to stand with the people that are in this community for things that we all believe in," said Fort Drum resident Sandy Gonzalez. Organizers say they are reaching out to local schools to find students who would want to perform ...

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  13. Fort Bliss sending 400 U.S. soldiers to Europe in NATO effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | UPI

    ... said in a statement . The 1-501st will reinforce the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, from Fort Drum, N.Y., which was the first aviation brigade to support Operation Atlantic Resolve. "We're looking forward to this exceptional ...

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  14. Navy study of wind projects in Texas wielded by opponents of New York turbine developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Opponents of a wind turbine project in Western New York are citing a recent Navy study done in southern Texas that talks about the issues wind turbine projects create for radar systems. A letter from Pam Atwater, of Saving Ontario Shores, to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo about the potential turbines near the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station comes as more anti-wind groups are raising concerns about turbines' effects on military installations, like Fort Drum.

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  15. Dangerous situations remedied in CarthageRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... by piece. Mr. Boliver noted the chipped wood would be recycled for use as fuel for the co-generation plant on Fort Drum. Meanwhile, down the street on North Mechanic, multiple entities were preparing for the demolition of the former Tavern, which ...

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  16. Obama administration commutes sentence of former Fort Drum soldier Chelsea ManningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    President Barack Obama on Tuesday largely commuted the remaining prison sentence of former Fort Drum soldier Chelsea Manning, the Army intelligence analyst convicted of an enormous 2010 leak that revealed U.S. military and diplomatic activities across the world, disrupted the administration, and made WikiLeaks, the recipient of those disclosures, famous. The decision by Obama rescued Manning, who twice tried to commit suicide last year, from an uncertain future as a transgender woman incarcerated at the male military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

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  17. Report: Obama administration commutes sentence of former Fort Drum soldier Chelsea ManningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The sentence of Pvt. Chelsea E. Manning, a former Fort Drum soldier convicted of leaking thousands of military and diplomatic documents, will be commuted by President Obama.

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  18. Getting it right: Nationa s anti-ballistic missile defense system must be revisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... East Coast site. The two existing sites are at Fort Greely in Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Fort Drum is one of three military posts under consideration as the East Coast site; the other two are in Michigan and Ohio. With so ...

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  19. Upstate counties seeing increased exodus of residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... and 2015. The estimated population of Oswego County as of 2015 was 120,146. The Empire Center's report notes that Fort Drum helped Jefferson County have the highest increase on a percentage basis, with its 21.2 percent growth being the 14th highest ...

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  20. Watertown pedestrian struck outside of courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Detective Lt. Joseph R. Donoghue Sr. said the driver, Clinton M. Staton, 24, of Nancy Road, Fort Drum, was driving east bound on the 100 block of Arsenal Street when his jeep struck James R. Stacy, 25, of Gaffney Drive, as he was walking north along the crosswalk.

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