FORT MCCOY

New public website now live at Fort McCoy

Story by Aimee Malone on 10/11/2018 The new Fort McCoy public website, https://home.army.mil/mccoy, is now live. The new website is part of Installation Management Command's (IMCOM) mission to provide a unified web content management system for its public-facing websites. The Fort McCoy Public Affairs Office (PAO) remains responsible for approving
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Photo Essay: Training lookback -- 2015 Global Medic Exercise Training Operations

Story by Scott Sturkol on 10/05/2018 Thousands of troops were at Fort McCoy for training in the Global Medic exercise in June 2015. Global Medic is the premier medical field training event in the Department of Defense (DOD) and is the only joint-accredited exercise conceived, planned, and executed by Army
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Hunting safety, winter prep are focus of fall safety council at Fort McCoy

Story by Aimee Malone on 10/05/2018 The Safety and Occupational Health Advisory Council met Oct. 2 in building 905 to discuss potential safety issues affecting the Fort McCoy community. Halloween, fall hunting, and the upcoming winter were the primary safety topics under discussion. The Installation Safety Office (ISO) highlighted the
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Photo Essay: Construction for special lift system underway at Fort McCoy's Whitetail Ridge Ski Area

Story by Scott Sturkol on 10/04/2018 Contractors completed groundwork as part of construction and installation of a Magic Carpet lift system Sept. 28, 2018, at Whitetail Ridge Ski Area at Fort McCoy, Wis. According the manufacturer, the system is a conveyor lift system that has a user-friendly design, provides the
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Fort McCoy observes National Hispanic Heritage Month

Story by Aimee Malone on 10/04/2018 Fort McCoy celebrated National Hispanic Heritage Month with a lunchtime observance Sept. 27 at McCoy's Community Center. The guest speaker was Command Sgt. Maj. Frank Gutierrez, command sergeant major of U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command and senior enlisted adviser to the Aberdeen, Md., Proving Ground
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Photo Essay: Airstream travel trailer group visits Fort McCoy

Story by Scott Sturkol on 10/03/2018 People with an Airstream recreational travel trailer group met up at Pine View Campground at Fort McCoy in late September. They were more than 40 people who brought 21 Airstream trailers to the campground. The group is made up of Airstream owners in Wisconsi
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Photo Essay: Fishing at Pine View Campground

Story by Scott Sturkol on 10/03/2018 Two anglers took time out to try their fishing skills at Suukjak Sep Lake at Pine View Campground on Sept. 28, 2018, at Fort McCoy, Wis. Open year-round, Pine View Campground is part of Pine View Recreation Area. This area also includes Whitetail Ridge
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Celebrate Halloween safely; many events planned at Fort McCoy

Story by Aimee Malone on 10/03/2018 Celebrate Halloween with a variety of events at Fort McCoy! Start out celebrations with the Hidden Trails trip at 1 p.m. Oct. 20, departing from Pine View Campground. Families can enjoy a wagon ride, visit the corn maze, and pick out pumpkins. The tri
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Photo Essay: Fort McCoy Training Operations and Areas -- September 2018

Story by Scott Sturkol on 10/02/2018 Scenes of training areas are shown in September 2018 at Fort McCoy, Wis. Training areas like these are set up across Fort McCoy for transient training operations. In fiscal year 2017, a record 155,975 personnel trained at the installation. Fort McCoy has supported America'
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Photo Essay: Fence line improvement work

Story by Scott Sturkol on 10/02/2018 A contractor grinded up tree stumps and debris along the cantonment area fence line Sept. 20, 2018, at Fort McCoy, Wis. The work was to clear the boundary areas of the fence line for physical security and safety reasons. The work was coordinated through
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Photo Essay: Fort McCoy Operations: September 2018

Story by Scott Sturkol on 10/02/2018 Many service members were at Fort McCoy, Wis., for training in September and other training-related work was completed during the month. Fort McCoy has supported America's armed forces since 1909. The installation's motto is to be the "Total Force Training Center." The post's varied
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