Fort Drum Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Fort Drum officials given clearance to respond to unauthorized dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Specific implementation of the regulations, released privately in July and publicly at the beginning of August, has not been set for Fort Drum, according to post spokeswoman Julie Halpin. An Army memo on the new rules calls on local leadership to develop a local policy for drones.

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  2. Fort Drum introduces new garrison commander, MEDDAC leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... his Army career, and that Col. Harrison said during the Aug. 2 ceremony that he had “a lot of roots here at Fort Drum and in the local community.” The outgoing garrison commander, Col. Bryan J. Lasike, held the role since August 2015. ...

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  3. Francis PierceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Ranger in Alaska, and then made his way back to Upstate New York to work for the United States Government at Fort Drum as an Entomologist, where he retired. He was a lifelong and avid outdoorsman and a volunteer fireman. There will be no calling ...

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  4. Fort Drum welcomes new garrison, MEDDAC leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in his Army career, and that Col. Harrison said during the Aug. 2 ceremony that he had "a lot of roots here at Fort Drum and in the local community." The outgoing garrison commander, Col. Bryan J. Lasike, held the role since August 2015. He will ...

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  5. Chelsea Manning By Annie Liebovitz in VogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | BIO

    ... there as well, and the besieged, emotionally suffering Manning lashed out at superior officers. But her posting at Fort Drum in New York had some happy moments. She began dating Tyler Watkins, a Brandeis University student who introduced Manning to ...

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  6. Rather than make trip to Fort Drum, Syracuse football will host youth campRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Each of the last five years, Syracuse football has traveled to the Fort Drum Army Base in Watertown, N.Y. The tradition, started by Scott Shafer in 2012, has been a notable aspect of each preseason camp. Players built relationships with soldiers and were moved out of their element for a few days.

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  7. Syracuse hosting Fort Drum Youth Football Day on Aug. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    The Syracuse Orange 's link to the military and particularly, Fort Drum, is long-standing . And despite the amount of time spent up at Fort Drum decreasing for the team over the past few years , SU's still very much invested in the army base.

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  8. College football: SU to hold youth camp for Fort Drum childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Syracuse football program will host children of military families stationed at Fort Drum on Sunday for “Fort Drum Youth Football Day.” The youth football players, whose family members serve in the U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division stationed at Fort Drum, will participate in a skills clinic and autograph session. An assortment of SU coaches and players will provide skill instruction to the campers.

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  9. Underemployment takes a toll on military familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | North County Public Radio

    ... professional licenses from state to state. For now, Schons is enrolled in a human resources training program at Fort Drum. She's put her resume on Hire Mad Skills, and beefed up her LinkedIn profile. And she's hoping for the best. "I'm keeping ...

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  10. U.S. troops, including Fort Drum soldiers, train in Eastern Europe to echoes of the Cold WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... said Col. Clair A. Gill, a 1994 West Point graduate who commands the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade from Fort Drum, New York, which flies Apache, Black Hawk and Chinook helicopters. “I don't think we're there yet.” To be sure, commanders ...

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  11. Schumer touts Fort Drum in meeting with Army secretary nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., met with U.S. Secretary of the Army nominee Mark Esper Wednesday and urged him to maintain support for Fort Drum if he is confirmed by the Senate. The Senate minority leader asked Mr. Esper to pay Fort Drum a visit to witness its capabilities firsthand and to protect Fort Drum from budget cuts to preserve its readiness.

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  12. Schumer: Nominee for Army secretary will visit Fort Drum if confirmed by SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    President Donald Trump's nominee to serve as Army secretary will make it a priority to visit Fort Drum in Upstate New York if he's confirmed by the Senate, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer said Wednesday afternoon. Schumer, D-N.Y., said Mark Esper, a defense lobbyist nominated by Trump last month to serve in the Army's top civilian post, made the promise in a private meeting earlier Wednesday.

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  13. Schumer touts Fort Drum in meeting with Army secretary nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., met with U.S. Secretary of the Army nominee Mark Esper Wednesday urging him maintain support for Fort Drum if he is confirmed by the Senate. The senate minority leader asked Mr. Esper to pay Fort Drum a visit to witness its capabilities first hand and to protect Fort Drum from budget cuts to preserve its readiness.

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  14. Fort Drum hiring for 90 open civilian jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... Control. These vacancies include range inspectors, maintenance workers and operations officers. Eric Wagenaar, Fort Drum Deputy to the Garrison Commander, said the base has decreased manpower by 30 percent over the last seven years to dedicate more ...

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  15. New York Corporate Whistleblower Center Now Urges an Employee of a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | World News Report

    ... based company overbilling for transportation or logistics services to the US Department of Defense the US Army at Fort Drum or any other federal agency. * A New York based company that is overbilling a federal agency or Department for any type of ...

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  16. Uber, Lyft have not made deal for rides at Fort DrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    About a month after ride-sharing companies were given the clearance to operate in upstate New York, no companies have made formal arrangements to allow drivers to take passengers to and from Fort Drum. A lack of arrangements has left a lengthy and at times confusing set of conditions for drivers and passengers in the area seeking rides to the post.

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  17. Fort Drum officials talk wind turbine challenges, plans to work with developersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... conflicts. "We want to say, 'Here's the risk you're presenting to our operation,'" said Col. Bryan J. Laske, Fort Drum's garrison commander. Post officials outlined the potential complications of additional turbines during a tour of the airfield's ...

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  18. Quorum of Lewis County Legislators tour Wheeler-Sack in a non-meetingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County officials claimed their gathering with Fort Drum officials Monday did not violate state public meeting laws, despite the presence of a majority of lawmakers and a lack of public notice. Legislature Chairman Michael A. Tabolt, R-Croghan said he and five other legislators including Philip C. Hathway, R-Harrisville, Craig P. Brennan, R-Deer River, Richard A. Chartrand, D-Lowville, Lawrence L. Dolhof, R-Lyons, Falls and Jerry H. King, R-West Leyden, attended after Maj.

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  19. Legislation announced to rename northern NY bridge after slain state trooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... the medical examiner's office in Syracuse, thousands of law enforcement members attended his funeral services at Fort Drum, and 35 active and retired state troopers, Jefferson County sheriff's deputies and Watertown police spent a day completing a ...

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  20. Fort Drum introduces new deputy commandersRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The newly arriving deputy commanders were Col. Milford H. Beagle and Col. Brian S. Eifler, who arrive on post following positions at the Pentagon.

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