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Fort Drum, New York is located in Jefferson County. Zip codes in Fort Drum, NY include 13602, and 13603. More Fort Drum information.

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4 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Fort Drum soldier now a hero in two countries

The Fort Drum sergeant who rescued tourists from a blazing bus crash on the Thruway near Junius Ponds in 2011 is now officially a hero in two countries.

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12 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Fort Drum orders Sgt. Brandon Hinman to be with wife, twin daughters

U.S. Army Sgt. Brandon Hinman's new orders from Fort Drum are to be with his wife and twin daughters.

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12 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

Flags at half-staff in honor of Fort Drum soldier

I felt bad Monday evening because I was catching lots of trout and Carol was struggling.

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12 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

Governor Cuomo Directs Flags to Half-Staff for Fallen New York Soldier

"We are saddened at the death of this young soldier, and we join with his fellow soldiers at Fort Drum in honoring his service to our nation and in mourning his loss."

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Fort Drum soldier's 2011 heroics to be honored Thursday by Canadian government

A Fort Drum soldier's bravery following a fiery 2011 bus crash in Waterloo will be recognized by the Canadian government during a ceremony Thursday.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Carol J. Montroy

Carol was born in Ogdensburg, New York on June 9, 1920. She was the daughter of Eldric and Clara Jane Graham Boismenu and step-daughter of Katherine Boismenu.

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WSTM-TV Syracuse

Husband of Jenna Hinman called back to active duty as she battles cancer

A difficult day for the Hinman family, as Brandon Hinman, the husband of Jenna and father of two new twin baby girls, has been called back to active duty.

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The Town Talk

Rapping medic dispenses care with a smile and a rhyme

If you bust your leg, he busts a rhyme. The hiphop stylings of Staff Sgt. Shareef Stokely, a Fort Drum, N.Y., medic, went viral this week after a video of him rapping to a pint-sized patient ricocheted from YouTube to the "Today Show."

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Watertown Daily Times

Fort Drum finds environmental improvements, savings

When it comes to finding ways to go green and save green, officials on post see how small changes locally can make a big difference.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Stars and Stripes

FORSCOM command sergeant major heading to CENTCOM

Army Command Sgt. Maj. Christopher K. Greca, currently assigned to U.S. Army Forces Command at Fort Bragg, has been selected as the command senior enlisted leader at U.S. Central Command in Tampa.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Fort Drum man charged with Walmart shoplifting

Shaun Williams, 31, of 10875 Baldwin Circle, Fort Drum, was arrested Saturday afternoon after state police said he stole $679 worth of merchandise from the Walmart Supercenter on Route 11 in the town of LeRay that afternoon.

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Watertown Daily Times

Project to develop site of former Mercy Hospital a result of public/private collaboration

The community hope that the Mercy Hospital complex, which symbolized the decay of the greater downtown area, would again become a center of economic vitality received a big boost recently.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Northern Credit Union to open LeRay branch May 27

Northern Credit Union will open its seventh branch office May 27 in front of the Walmart Supercenter on Route 11 in the town of LeRay.

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Watertown Daily Times

Fort Drum medic's song to young patient surges into viral Internet fame

A video of Sgt. Stokely rapping a song about cast care, called 'Cast Rules Jingle,' to a young patient has turned into a viral sensation, generating more than 550,000 hits on YouTube in three days and spurring an appearance on NBC's 'Today' show Thursday.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Post-Standard

Hinman twins discharged from Crouse Hospital

As Jenna Hinman, the Fort Drum mother who is battling a rare, life-threatening cancer, continues to fight, the family celebrates another milestone.

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Medical Daily

Rapping Army Medic Teaches Little Girl To Care For Injury With 'Cast Rules Jingle'

An 8-year-old with a broken right foot received some unique discharge instructions in the form of a rap.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

NY-based Texas soldier dies from combat wounds

Military officials say a soldier from Texas based at Fort Drum in northern New York has died from injuries suffered in an attack in Afghanistan last weekend.

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Watertown Daily Times

Department of Defense report indicates sequestration cuts would put war operations at risk

Reductions in training, equipment and personnel could leave the military unbalanced and increase risks in future war operations, according to a new Department of Defense report analyzing the long-term impact of federally approved sequestration budget cuts.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

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Beyond The Grey: Nine Things To Know About Syracuse's New Uniforms

I know, I know, you've got a lot of opinions on the color scheme in the new Syracuse Orange football uniforms.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

GOP candidates for governor, congress making stops in Potsdam and Massena on Monday

He is making morning stops at Slack Chemical Inc. and Knowlton Technologies in Jefferson County and has an early afternoon tour of Fort Drum scheduled before heading to St. Lawrence County.

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