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February 08, 2013

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PHOTO: Ammunition handler course students learn how to move ammunition crates. Photo by Rob Schuette Ammunition handlers

Ammunition handler course students learn how to move ammunition crates using a remote-controlled crane. The course is offered by instructors with the 13th Battalion, 100th Regiment to reclassify Army Reserve Soldiers. The 13th,100th is aligned with the 3rd Brigade, 94th Division of the 80th Training Command and is the Reserve counterpart of Regional Training Site-Maintenance.


Photo by Rob Schuette
PHOTO: A snowboarder performs an intricate maneuver during a Jan. 16 Rail Jam competition. Contributed photo Rail Jam

A snowboarder performs an intricate maneuver during a Jan. 16 Rail Jam competition at Fort McCoy’s Whitetail Ridge Ski Area. The area also is available for snowboarders to use during regular business hours Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Whitetail Ridge is scheduled to be open through mid March, weather permitting. For more information or hill conditions, call 608-388-4498/3517 or 1-800-531-4703.

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PHOTO: Participants improve their fitness during a TRX Intro Class at the Rumpel Fitness Center. Photo by Rob Schuette TRX class

Participants improve their fitness during a TRX Intro Class at the Rumpel Fitness Center. The class is offered Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:45-4:15 p.m. for authorized fitness center patrons. For more information about fitness classes, call the fitness center at 608-388-2290 or visit the website www.mccoymwr.com/home/fitness.html.

Photo by Rob Schuette

PHOTO: Work in the atrium area at the Rumpel Fitness Center is reviewed by an employee of Derousseau Heating of Tomah. Photo by Rob Schuette Rumpel Fitness Center work

Darin Kiesling of Derousseau Heating of Tomah reviews work in the atrium area at the Rumpel Fitness Center. The general contractor, TCI Architects/Engineers/Contractor, has a contract to renovate and improve the indoor pool and pool area and install a new heating/cooling system. The work is scheduled to be completed by mid March.

Photo by Rob Schuette

PHOTO: Authorized patrons of the Community Activity Center participate in a coupon class. Photo by Sheila Peterson Budget minded

Authorized patrons of the Community Activity Center participate in a coupon class. The Jan. 17 class taught the most-effective uses of coupons to save money. Participants learned the ins and outs of coupon use, including coupon sources that are not well known or may not be obvious to most people.

Photo by Sheila Peterson

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