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  1. 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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  2. A deserving couple: Mary and James Corriveau honored for their service to regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Her husband, James W., retired from his position as director of public works at Fort Drum. He served at Fort Drum as both a member of the U.S. Army and civilian employee for 41 years.

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  3. Afghanistan dining facility named for fallen Fort Drum soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    A dining facility in Afghanistan was renamed Tuesday in honor of a fallen Fort Drum soldier, a year after his death. The facility in Kabul, Afghanistan, is now the “SGM Turner Dining Facility,” named for Sgt.

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  4. Fort Drum names new deputy garrison commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    His career included deployments during Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Desert Thunder and Operation Desert Shield / Desert Storm. He began working at Fort Drum in February 2009 as the senior operations officer in the Mission Support Element of the post's G-3 office.

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  5. Investigation continues into death of Potsdam dentistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... Dr. Foerster spent 22 years in the United States Army Dental Corps. “During this time he was stationed at Fort Drum where he decided northern New York was to be his home following his Army career,” the website stated. Dr. Foerster was ...

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  6. Fort Drum soldier dies in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    A 10th Mountain Division soldier died Thursday in Iraq in a non-combat-related incident, the post announced Friday night. Pvt. Castaneda, of the 3rd Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, joined the Army in January and arrived at Fort Drum in May. He deployed to Iraq in August.

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  7. Officials: US Army soldier from South Carolina dies in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | The Island Packet

    ... Associated Press. Officials said Castaneda was an infantryman who joined the Army in January. He was stationed at Fort Drum before his troop deployed to Iraq in August, they said. The air base in Iraq is a joint operation of the Iraqi Armed Forces ...

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  8. South Carolina Soldier dies in Iraq, 10th Mountain DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... death. He was assigned to 3rd Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum , New York. October 22, Master Sgt. Joshua L. Wheeler , 39, of Roland, Oklahoma, in Kirkuk Province, Iraq, from wounds received ...

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  9. Retiring Fort Drum public works chief recognized for serviceRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A government employee credited with playing a major role in the expansion of Fort Drum over the past three decades has been honored during his retirement ceremony held at the northern New York Army post. Officials with the 10th Mountain Division say James Corriveau spent four years on active duty in the Army before becoming a Department of the Army civilian employee and Army Reservist.

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  10. Former Watertown City Manager Mary Corriveau wins Shapiro AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Former City Manager Mary M. Corriveau waited for almost a week before telling her husband she was going to be the 64th recipient of the Israel A. Shapiro Citizenship Award. She wanted to make sure that her husband, James W. Corriveau, was able to celebrate his retirement from his position as director of public works at Fort Drum on Thursday.

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  11. Fort Drum soldier dies in non-combat incident in Iraq, Army saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Pvt. Christopher J. Castaneda died Thursday at Al Asad Air Base in Iraq. Fort Drum said his death was the result of a "non-combat related incident," but did not provide further details.

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  12. Fort Drum soldier dies in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    A 10th Mountain Division soldier died in Iraq Thursday in a non-combat-related incident, the post announced Friday night. Pvt. Castaneda joined the Army in January, and arrived at Fort Drum in May. He deployed to Iraq in August.

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

    Nov 20, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    ... a few weeks ago on NCPR. She's a single mother of three, a student, and a purple heart recipient. Homefront: Fort Drum producer Meredith Turk went back to visit her and learn more about how she turns the drill sergeant character on and off. "Hello, ...

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  14. Fort Drum deputy garrison commander retiresRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... the pride of the post's staff for the installation's honors. Carl A. McLaughlin, executive director of the Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization, said Mr. McKinnon ran a strong team that performed well during difficult periods of budget shortfalls ...

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  15. Congress passes bill including funds for Fort Drum training facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    U.S. Sens. Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten E. Gillibrand announced Tuesday that several New York state priorities of the military construction appropriations bill, including $19 million for Fort Drum, have passed through Congress. The $19 million will be put toward a new noncommissioned officer training academy at Fort Drum.

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  16. Syracuse football's new 10th mountain division patch added motivation vs. No. 1 ClemsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    On the night before Syracuse football put a scare into the No. 1 team in the country, two military leaders from Fort Drum gave the Orange some added motivation.

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  17. UAlbany football will honor veterans on 'Military Appreciation Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... to a mother, Margaret Miller , who was stationed there in the Army. She retired as a master sergeant. She lives in Fort Drum and comes to all the home games. "I've been around servicemen all my life, so it is kind of special to have something I hold ...

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  18. Fort Drum participates in testing high-performance insulation technologyRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2015 | The United States Army

    "Beat the heat" is a common rallying cry to stay cool during the hot summer months, but now that winter is approaching, "keep the heat" seems more appropriate. Fort Drum is the site of a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project, which will test high-performance insulation technology designed to keep heat indoors more effectively and with greater cost savings to the government.

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  19. Rindge: Veterans share pride in protecting the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... a dental assistant in the reserves. "It was an experience that I'm really glad I did," said Kathy, who met Dave at Fort Drum in New York in 1982. "It was challenging, but very rewarding." The McKinneys' military experience has allowed them to go on ...

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  20. Rindge: Veterans share pride in protecting the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... a dental assistant in the reserves. "It was an experience that I'm really glad I did," said Kathy, who met Dave at Fort Drum in New York in 1982. "It was challenging, but very rewarding." The McKinneys' military experience has allowed them to go on ...

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