Fort McCoy News Aug. 14, 2015

About Post: Photos of Fort McCoy at work

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National Night Out

Firefighters from the Fort McCoy Directorate of Emergency Services Fire Department meet with members of the public Aug. 4 during the Monroe County National Night Out at Winnebago Park in Tomah, Wis.

National Night Out offers communities an opportunity to learn more about health, safety, and wellness from local organizations.

For Fort McCoy participants, who included staff with the Installation Safety Office and fire department, the event offered an opportunity for community outreach.

Photo by Scott T. Sturkol

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Vegetation survey

Sam David (background), Dustin Ladd (center), and Susan Vos, contractors with the Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security Integrated Training Area Management program, conduct a vegetation survey Aug. 3 at the Bravo 23 training area on Fort McCoy's South Post. The survey will help determine future use of the Bravo 23 training area.

Photo by Scott T. Sturkol

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Concert prep

Employees with La Crosse Tent & Awning Inc. work to set up a tent Aug. 5 near the VIP area in preparation for the 2015 Army Concert in Constitution Park. The Aug. 15 concert will feature 3 Doors Down, Theory of a Deadman, and We Are Harlot.

Tickets are $40 until the day of the show. Day-of-show tickets cost $45. Tickets can be purchased at Pine View Campground, building 8053; the Recreation Center, building 2000; and McCoy's Community Club, building 8053, at Fort McCoy. Tickets also can be purchased online at or by calling 877-864-4969.

Photo by Aimee Malone