Fort McCoy News August 23, 2013


NEW ECS MAINTENANCE FACILITY
BEING BUILT AT MCCOY

A $19 million tactical equipment maintenance facility, warehouse and organizational parking area for Equipment Concentration Site (ECS)-67 is under way and expected to be complete and fully functional sometime in 2015.
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MILITARY POLICE TRAIN WITH DES
ON LAW-AND-ORDER OPERATIONS

A North Carolina Military Police unit received law-enforcement training at Fort McCoy and prepared for future missions while also providing support to the Fort McCoy Police Department for law-and-order operations and the Aug. 14 concert. (Story, photo.)

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NEW DECONTAMINATION EQUIPMENT HIGHLIGHTS QUARTERMASTER COURSE

Students in the Regional Training Site-Maintenance 91 J Quartermaster/Chemical Repairer military occupational specialty course learned about repair and maintenance on the Army's newest decontamination equipment.
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CONCERT ROCKS LARGE CROWD
AT MCCOY'S CONSTITUTION PARK

Almost 5,000 guests enjoyed the 2013 concert held Aug. 14 at Fort McCoy's Constitution Park under ideal weather conditions. Tickets sold at a steady clip with a robust walk-up audience at the gate. (Story, photos.)


HUNTER EDUCATION TEACHES
GUN, HUNTING SAFETY

A group of aspiring hunters recently participated in a Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Hunter Education course at Fort McCoy to learn about firearms and hunting skills and safety.
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