Military Matters

  Fort Drum honors Native American soldiers

This is National American Indian Heritage Month. Fort Drum spent the day Wednesday honoring American Indians that serve in the military.

  Fort Drum’s 2nd BCT remembers one of its own

  White House delays expansion of Agent Orange benefits, publication says

  Vittles for Vets

  Fort Drum soldier is first in nation to get perfect score on Army fitness test

  Here’s how you can adopt deploying Fort Drum platoons

  Fort Drum soldiers try to earn Expert Infantryman Badge

Continued Coverage

Nominations sought for community health heroes

  Morning run at Fort Drum takes on sports theme

  Watertown Y helps out military families with child care

  Military families learn about healthy cooking

Bernadette Piechette Turck, 42, of Lowville

  Vietnam Moving Wall arrives in Sackets Harbor

  Veterans Ride to Victory is next week

It's called Veterans Ride to Victory and it will help fund bringing the replica Vietnam War memorial called the Moving Wall to the north country.

  More military service members took their own lives in 2018 than ever before

New numbers from the military give a disturbing picture about suicide in the service.

  Soldiers ooze through Fort Drum’s Mountain Mudder

Soldiers on Fort Drum were getting dirty Friday for the annual Mountain Mudder run.

  Fort Drum gets jump on hiring for winter jobs

Fort Drum public works wants to get a head start on hiring for the winter.

  Former soldier returns to Fort Drum, remembers fallen friend

  Military tribute on wheels visits Fort Drum

  Soldiers who deploy without leaving home

  97 year old firefighter responds to alarm

  Shooting survivor, hero returns to Fort Drum

  PTSD open house set for Thursday

  Fort Drum, families remember fallen soldiers

A solemn ceremony was held Wednesday on Fort Drum as the post paused to remember fallen soldiers and welcome their families.

  Fallen Fort Drum soldier receives Distinguished Service Cross

The second highest military honor has been bestowed upon a fallen Fort Drum soldier.

  Dog helps veteran cope with PTSD

An Iraq war veteran suffering from PTSD says he's found something that really helps.

  Listen! 10th Mountain Division Band in concert this summer

Three free concerts are planned on Fort Drum this summer featuring members of the 10th Mountain Division Band.

  10th Mountain Division honors its own

Fort Drum announced its "best warriors" earlier this month.

  Survey: widespread unhappiness with some military housing

FORT DRUM, N.Y. (WWNY) - Almost half of the people living in military housing on Fort Drum reported maintenance and repair issues, in a survey released Wednesday.

Old Photos Give Historians Better Picture Of Fort Drum

An 0-38 observation plane flies through the sky in a picture recently donated to the 10th Mountain Division and Fort Drum Museum.