Fort McCoy News July 22, 2016


86TH TRAINING DIVISION
HOSTS WARRIOR EXERCISE

The 86th Training Division's Warrior Exercise 86-16-03 is underway with nearly 6,800 service members participating. (Story, photos.)

Spc. Josh Johnson, Bravo Company, 222nd Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, engages an M113 Armored Personnel Carrier with a rocket-propelled grenade simulator during Warrior Exercise operations July 12 at Fort McCoy.


SECURITY-FORCES AIRMEN BUILD
SHOOT-MOVE-COMMUNICATE SKILLS

More than 80 Air Force security-forces Airmen with Air National Guard units in Illinois and Georgia completed five days of shoot-move-communicate training at Fort McCoy July 11-15. (Story, photos.)

Security-forces Airmen participate in shoot-move-communicate training at Range 41 on Fort McCoy’s North Post July 13.


INSTALLATION RAIL LINES UPGRADED;
INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVED

Improvements to the rail infrastructure at Fort McCoy are underway. (Story, photo.)


CHANGES IMPROVE TRAFFIC,
PEDESTRIAN SAFETY ON POST

Measures have been implemented at Fort McCoy to improve traffic and pedestrian safety. (Story, photos.)


PANEL SHARES EXPERIENCES
AT DISABILITY PROGRAM COURSE

Fort McCoy and local community members spoke about their experiences working with people with disabilities at a discussion panel for the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute's Disability Program Management Course June 30 on post. (Story, photos.)

Ryan Tichenor, director of business development with Handishop Industries Inc. of Tomah, Wis., speaks to students attending the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute Disability Program Management Course at Fort McCoy.