OCTOBER 08, 2010



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PHOTO: Personnel from the Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation Tactical Team do a walkthrough preparation for a live-fire scenario at Fort McCoy’s second Live-Fire Shoothouse. Photo by Rob Schuette
Second Live-Fire Shoothouse opens at McCoy

A second Live-Fire Shoothouse is operational at Fort McCoy and includes updated technology and additional opportunities for units to train on live-fire, urban-assault scenarios.
(Story, photos.)


PHOTO: Steven Rood, a Colorado State University contractor for Fort McCoy Fisheries, displays two big bass which he caught, measured, tagged and released into the North Flowage. Photo by Ryan Ennis

McCoy fish to support Lake Tomah restocking efforts

Relocating fish from Fort McCoy waters will support re-stocking efforts for Lake Tomah while also improving the number of larger fish available for Fort McCoy anglers. (Story, photos.)

PHOTO: Maj. Richard Rastall, left center, explains details about Fort McCoy’s Contingency Operating Locations to Inter-Service Family Assistance Committee participants as they toured a COL. Photo by Tom Michele
ISFAC provides assistance, information to Families

The Inter-Service Family Assistance Committee provides information to military Family members about a vast number of businesses and organizations that can provide assistance to support and ease the emotional, financial, and unexpected needs a Family may incur while they are separated from their loved one.
(Story, photos.)
PHOTO: Ace Indahl serves a Soldier an entrée from the “Grab-and-Go” meals operation at Fort McCoy Dining Facility 2627. Photo by Andy Pisney
Grab-and-Go meals speed processing through SRC

Fort McCoy Food Service personnel conducted a test of a new Grab-and-Go feeding concept in August for the 863rd Engineer Battalion mobilization and then fully implemented it for the 197th Fires Brigade mobilization in September
(Story, photos.)
PHOTO: Dr. Larry Scheckel, a retired Tomah High School science teacher, presents an experiment during the Fort McCoy Day for Kids event. Photo by Child, Youth and School Services staff McCoy holds Day for Kids event Sept. 18

More than 400 adults and youth attended the annual Day for Kids event at Fort McCoy Sept. 18, which featured Family, educational, and fun activities.
(Story, photos.)



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