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The Mountaineer Online

Drum roll please: Newspaper staff unveils top name suggestions

Thank you, Fort Drum Blizzard readers, for the overwhelming response to our name change contest. We received more than 100 submissions! Our team of public affairs professionals has narrowed the list to a top five, with one “wild card.”

Those names are as follows:
* Fort Drum Patriot
* The Mountaineer
* The Northern Post
* The Pinnacle
* The Summit
Wild Card: The Mountain View.

Please submit your vote for one of the above names no later than close of business July 10. You may vote only once. The winner and new name will be announced in the July 17 issue of the Blizzard.

Votes may be submitted via e-mail to; fax (315) 772-8295; or mail to Command Information Officer, ATTN: Name change contest, 10000 10th Mountain Division Drive, Room 108, Fort Drum, NY 13602-5028.
If you vote via e-mail, write “Name Change Contest” in the subject line.

The Mountaineer



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