Story by Thomas Moore on 08/09/2018Dispatchers at DES make sure emergency services get where they are needed promptly by answering phones and monitoring systems to help keep everyone safe.
Story by SSG Samuel Chen on 08/09/2018
Fort McCoy Station Chief Hunter Young provided guidance to firefighters on employing their Oshkosh Striker 12, referred to as Crash 12 by the team, during their preparations.
Story by SGT John Berry on 08/09/2018
Due to high-intensity operations with flammable materials and explosive ordinance, all training operations require fire safety considerations, and with access to a large variety of simulators the Fort McCoy Fire Department prepares to support that demand.
Story by SSG Christopher Freude on 08/09/2018
Dunse, a Wisconsin native, knows that as a warrior-citizen he needs to be lethal, capable and combat-ready in case his unit mobilizes for deployment. Because he is a law enforcement officer in the Reserve as well as in his civilian job, it is easier for him to maintain that standard.
Story by Catherine Carroll on 07/25/2018
The MR2, a revamped approach to the Command Readiness Reviews of past years, was designed as an opportunity for staff collaboration on advancement and improvement and it measures multiple aspects of readiness including training, personnel strength, logistics and medical readiness.