Anatomy Of An Epic Colorado Rainstorm
As the storm developed over the Great Basin, it pulled in copious amounts of moisture from both the Gulf of Mexico and the Pacific Ocean. That afternoon, hail pounded parts of Jefferson County, flooding streets and homes; it was just a harbinger of things to come.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
KRDO-TV Colorado Springs
Obama outlines plans to deafeat ISIL; Middle East expert fears...
Colorado College political science professor David Hendrickson believes the American people changed their minds about going to war at the moment video surfaced from ISIS showing the beheadings of two American journalists. "The fact that public opinion changed with the beheadings of the journalists is disturbing because once they [the American people] see the effects of an expanded war they may recall why they became disaffected with the Iraq War in the first place," Hendrickson said.
KRDO-TV Colorado Springs
Cheyenne Creek residents look back on the Flood of 2013
Today, dark clouds again gathered over Cheyenne Mountain, but there was nowhere near the rain that fell on Sept. 13, 2013.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Fort Carson civilian employee to change plea in terror threat
A former Fort Carson civilian employee who boasted of being a domestic terrorist in text messages is scheduled to appear Tuesday in federal court for a change of plea hearing. Douglas Kunz, a former butcher at Fort Carson's commissary store, had previously pleaded not guilty to a charge of disrupting interstate commerce with threats of explosions or fire.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Soldier Homecoming at Fort Carson
I finally did my pull up!!! It was a New Year's Resolution that took me ALL YEAR! But I did it. I'm SO CLOSE to being able to do a pull-up.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
KRDO-TV Colorado Springs
Fort Carson to welcome home about 150 soldiers
Fort Carson is set to welcome home about 150 soldiers who have spent the past six months serving in Afghanistan. The soldiers with the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, were deployed in March to train, assist and advise Afghan security forces.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Shortfall Not Affecting Colorado Guard Training
Spc. Joshua Davies and Sgt. Nick Cornelius, both from 169th Fires Brigade prepare a Defense Advanced GPS Receiver before Davies embarks on a night orienteering course as part of the Colorado Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 11-13, 2014 at Fort Carson, Colo.
Colorado Prep Report takes a look at eight different football games this weekend that could be potential upsets. Find out which games are included and what contests could end up being the surprise of the weekend.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Commander of Western Regional Medical Command suspended, Army says
The commanding general of Western Regional Medical Command has been suspended pending 'the outcome of an inquiry centered on the command climate of the organization,' the Army announced Thursday. 'The Army remains committed to ensuring we have the right leaders in place to lead our organizations which provide high quality medical care to our soldiers, their families and our retirees,' the Army said in its statement.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Colorado Springs Independent
Where the buck stops at Carson
On a recent Thursday morning, Pvt. Darrell Seavers arrived at Fort Carson just in time for physical training .
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Fort Carson soldier killed while trying to cross interstate highway
A 23-year-old Fort Carson soldier who died after he was struck by two cars on Interstate 25 at about midnight Saturday was identified as Spc.
Officer wounded by gunfire released from hospital
A pedestrian who was killed when he tried to cross Interstate 25 in Colorado Springs has been identified as a 23-year-old Fort Carson soldier.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Fort Carson man struck and killed crossing Interstate 25 on foot
The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a crash that happened around midnight Friday in Colorado Springs in which a 23-year-old man was struck by two cars while walking across Interstate 25 near the South Academy exit, authorities say.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Columbine football against Melbourne Central Catholic
Fountain-Fort Carson s Demario Leonard is brought down by Columbine defenders in their Zero Week game on Aug. 22, 2014 at Jeffco Stadium in Lakewood.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
America Needs a Grand Bargain with Russia to Fight Terrorism
It should have been a no-brainer for the U.S. and Russia to cooperate to fight Islamic radicals in the Middle East.
Fire Rescue Magazine
Soldiers Train for Terror Incident at Colorado Base
Tuesday brought the first major disaster exercise at Fort Carson since 2011. It's not that the soldiers there have gone untrained, commanders said.
J.J. Morgan Releases the Pawn's Run
Joe Gallagher is always eager to get a new client, and this one is a surprise. One of the owners of an import/export company has hired Gallagher to find Leonard Cole, his missing partner, who disappeared after becoming involved with some stolen computer processing chips, notes this new novel.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
White House Announces Program to Lower Military Mortgage Payments
A U.S. Army soldier salutes the flag during the national anthem at a welcome home ceremony for troops returning from Iraq on November 10, 2011 in Fort Carson, Colorado.
Over 4K Fort Carson postcards sent to Pentagon
Supporters of Fort Carson have sent more than 4,000 postcards to the Pentagon to try to prevent deep cuts in the number of troops at the post near Colorado Springs.