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Frequently Asked Quesitons


  1. When is the Fort Drum Mountaineer published?

    The Mountaineer is published on Thursdays (except for the Thanksgiving issue, which is published one day early). By contractural agreement with the printer, the Mountaineer does not publish during the weeks of Christmas or New Year's.

  2. What is the deadline to submit a news item?

    The deadline is noon Friday for consideration in the following Thursday's publication (except when a federal holiday necessitates an earlier deadline).

  3. What is the deadline to submit an advertisement?

    The deadline for classified advertising is noon Tuesday before the Thursday publication date.

  4. What does it cost to place an ad?

    For information on classified or display advertising rates, contact the advertising department at (315) 782-0400 or 1 (800) 724-0401.

  5. How can I subscribe to the Fort Drum Mountaineer?

    The Fort Drum Mountaineer is a free publication. At this time, subscriptions to the Blizzard are not available

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Contact Information

Command Information Officer : drum.pao@conus.army.mil - Telephone: 315-772-5469

Editor : Lisa Albrecht - 315-772-5469

Main Office:
Public Affairs Office
10012 S. Riva Ridge Loop

Fort Drum, New York 13602-5028
Telephone: (315) 772-5461 - Fax: (315) 772-8295