MARCH 22, 2013



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PHOTO: Combat medic Soldiers from the North Dakota Army National Guard train on medical procedures. Photo by Rob Schuette
Combat medics recertify at RTS-Medical

Combat medics from the North Dakota Army National Guard honed their skills to recertify during a 48-hour mid-March training session at Regional Training Site-Medical Fort McCoy.
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PHOTO: Soldiers attending the 86th Training Division Mid-Planning workgroup at Fort McCoy talk about the upcoming Warrior Exercise and Combat Support Training Exercise. Contributed photo

86th Division Mid-Planning workgroup a success

The 86th Training Division, which is headquartered at Fort McCoy, hosted a Mid-Planning workgroup in February here, prior to its Warrior Exercise in July and a Combat Support Training Exercise in August.
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PHOTO: A freight management specialist for Fort McCoy is advised in using the Cargo Management Operations System Software. Photo by Rob Schuette
upgraded software system to facilitate cargo shipments

Fort McCoy is among the first Army installations to be fielded the web-based version of the Cargo Management Operations System.
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PHOTO: Finishing touches are worked on at the pool area inside of the Rumpel Fitness Center after extensive renovations. Photo by Geneve N. Mankel
Pool area to reopen April 3 after renovations, upgrades

After being closed for nearly six months for renovations, the Rumpel Fitness Center pool area, located in building 1122, is scheduled to re-open in early April.
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PHOTO: Youth in the Fort McCoy Child, Youth and School Services program paint jars to make piggy banks during a financial readiness activity. Contributed photo
events planned to observe Month of the Military Child

 The Fort McCoy Child Development Center and School Age/Youth Center programs have many activities planned in April, which is celebrated as the Month of the Military Child.
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