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McCoy News (April 14, 2006)                      Army News                               DoD News    

Training: Emergency response equipment to boost readiness. (See story, photo.)

Construction: Contract for new Commissary awarded.  (See story.

Public Safety Center construction approved. (See story.)

Environment: Army to observe Earth Day's 36th anniversary.  (See story.

Education: Virtual University meeting Army Reserve needs.  (See story, photo.

Moulage class helps RTS-Medical staff create realism. (See story, photos.)

People: Army Reserve EEO officer receives Armywide award.  (See story, photo.

Kjornes selected TRADOC's Army Reserve Instructor of Year. (See story, photo.)

Photo: Members of B Battery, 1st, 126th Field Artillery fire a Paladin Howitzer at a Fort McCoy firing point. (Photo by Rob Schuette)

Field artillery fires Paladin howitzers

Members of a field artillery unit appreciated the opportunity to fire their Paladin howitzers for the first time in two years at Fort McCoy during the first week of a split extended combat training session from March 30-April 9. (See story, photo.)

Outdoors: McCoy fishing, state general inland waters seasons to begin May 6.  (See story, photo.

Safety:
 Fort McCoy to conduct tornado warning siren testing April 26.  (See story, sidebar.

Tick, Lyme disease season at McCoy heating up. (See story.)

Community: DMWR offers quality programs at Fort McCoy.  (See story, photo.

New catered food, beverage regulation published. (See story.)