Fort McCoy News June 24, 2016


FISCAL YEAR 2015 ECONOMIC IMPACT
EXCEEDS $842 MILLION

Fort McCoy's total economic impact for fiscal year 2015 was an estimated $842.6 million, down from the $944.7 million reported for fiscal year 2014, garrison officials announced. (Story, photo.)


MILES PARATUS SPECIAL FOCUS EVENT
AIDS READINESS, COOPERATION

The Wisconsin National Guard and the Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs Division of Emergency Management coordinated and conducted the Miles Paratus Special Focus Event at both Volk Field and Fort McCoy, Wis., June 5-9. (Story, photos.)


BOSS LIFT HELPS EMPLOYERS
LEARN ABOUT MILITARY

Fifty-two civilian employers and supervisors of Wisconsin Army National Guard service members participated in an annual Boss Lift event, coordinated by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, June 14. (Story, photo.)


INSTALLATION CELEBRATES
ARMY'S 241ST BIRTHDAY

The Fort McCoy community celebrated the U.S. Army's 241st birthday with events throughout the day June 10. (Story, photos.)

FORT McCOY'S PAVED TRACK OFFERS
SAFE RUNNING, WALKING AREA

Fort McCoy's half-mile paved track provides a safe place for units and individuals to walk and run. (Story, photo.)