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Kelsey Grammer to sister's killer at parole hearing: 'I live with tragedy every day'

Actor Kelsey Grammer visited Colorado earlier this week, but he wasn't in the state where he once maintained a ski home for pleasure.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Colorado Springs Independent

Mountain Pie Co. delivers Commonwealth flavors, Serrano's expands into Manitou

In New Zealand, where Mountain Pie Co. owner Matt Campbell grew up, hand-held meat pies are ubiquitous.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KUAD-FM Windsor

Two Soldiers Stationed in Colorado at Fort Carson are 'Killed In Action'

Two more soldiers from the United States Army have given their all for Operation Enduring Freedom , and more importantly, our great Nation.

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The United States Army

Odierno discusses leadership development, Army future with Fort Carson Soldiers

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno talked with leaders and Soldiers while taking a tour of Fort Carson, Colorado, Thursday.

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Stars and Stripes

Army tests Apaches during RIMPAC exercises at sea

The Army in Hawaii has landed Black Hawk and Kiowa Warrior helicopters on the decks of underway Navy ships in the past as the land service seeks to prove its sea-based flexibility.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Crooks and Liars

In Memoriam

They died July 24, in Mirugol Kalay, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when the enemy attacked their vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KKTV

Ft. Carson Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan

SSG Benjamin G. Prange, 30, of Hickman, Nebraska and PFC Keith M. Williams, 19, of Visalia, California died July 24. The soldiers were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division at Ft.

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KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Different journeys for two Fort Carson soldiers after their homecoming

He, and about 50 other soldiers with the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, came back from Kuwait after being deployed there for nine months.

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Free Republic

USA Discounters hooks some service members with credit before springing the debt trap

Money was tight, and neither Aguirre, 21, nor his wife had much credit history as they settled into life at Fort Carson in Colorado in 2010.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Colorado Springs Independent

Colorado Springs has 'fastest-growing Millennial population'

It's a little hard to give this list much credence since it calls Fort Carson "Fort Carlson" and describes San Antonio, the seventh-largest city in the U.S., as "this small city."

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Frustrations of waiting weeks for returning soldiers dissipates with Fort Carson homecoming

Arriving in white, unmarked buses, the 355 soldiers were escorted by Fort Carson Fire Department trucks to a parking lot.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

KKTV

Soldier Homecoming Delayed Again

The soldiers are a part of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Woman's car crippled after being struck by lightning

A woman's car was struck by lightning Wednesday afternoon, sending her to the hospital with injuries suffered from her airbags.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

CNN

Arrowhead couple recommits to the Army together

Choosing to serve your nation is an honor and a privilege for many, although it is not without its hardships, such as long hours, deployments to faraway places, and time away from loved ones.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Air Force issues plan to cut 275 workers at Space Command

A Pentagon budget-cutting plan will eliminate 275 military and civilian jobs at Air Force Space Command in Colorado Springs and cut another 3,225 jobs from Air Force headquarters nationwide.

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Denver Post

2 Fort Carson leaders suspended during probe

The Gazette reports that Col. Tammy Baugh and Command Sgt. Maj. Derrick Merriwether of the 1st Battallion, 25th Aviation Regiment were taken off duty.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Colorado Springs Business Journal

Let's not overreact to potential Army cuts

Underneath, another line lured readers to a story in the Business section with this dire message: "Ripple effect - Maximum cuts would mean $1 billion in lost wages to the local economy, which would hurt many businesses, officials warn."

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Army Times

Apache battalion leaders suspended, under investigation

Lt. Col. Tammy Baugh and Command Sgt. Maj. Derrick Merriwether have been suspended from their leadership roles at 1st Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, pending the outcome of an investigation.

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KKTV

Soldiers to Return Thursday Evening

A homecoming ceremony for 80 soldiers with the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division is expected to take place at 7:40 p.m. at the special events center on post.

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CNN

Following his grandfathers footsteps

Spc. Carter Casey, stationed in Ft. Carson, Colorado--Mom and brother, Carl, are so proud of you!! Of your own choice, you decided to enlist in the Army, the U.S. Army where both your grandfathers served, one fought in Europe during WWII and the other in the Korean War.

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