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  1. Military presence strong; future unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... to have a noticeable impact. However, construction projects totaling more than $240 million, including at Fort Carson's airfield, have continued. As part of last year's Budget Control Act, Congress mandated $1.2 trillion in cuts across federal ...

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  2. Frustrations of waiting weeks for returning soldiers dissipates with Fort Carson homecomingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Stars and Stripes

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

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  3. Two Carson aviation officials suspendedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... as reported last week by Army Times . The command team for 1st Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado, has been suspended pending an ongoing investigation. Fort Carson officials confirmed that the battalion commander ...

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  4. In a Smaller Military, Air Force to Cut 3,500 Workers, to StartRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | News Max

    ... for staggering cuts at bases around the country. The Army proposal could cut two-thirds of the soldiers based at Fort Carson in Colorado, but that's a plan that's highly unlikely, according to The Gazette. The budget cuts for the Army call for ...

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  5. Face of Defense: Couple Recommits to Army TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... James said. The soldiers met five years ago when they were in the same class at the Warrior Leader Course at Fort Carson, Colorado. Since then, they have been inseparable, even deploying to Afghanistan together in 2009 when they were both with 1st ...

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  6. Air Force issues plan to cut 275 workers at Space CommandRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in a string of Defense cuts to hit Colorado Springs, which in the past year has lost a brigade of troops at Fort Carson and has been threatened with far deeper Army and Air Force austerity measures that could cost the region thousands of jobs. ...

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  7. Arrowhead couple recommits to the Army togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | CNN

    ... time we do want to start a family," James said. Both Soldiers met five years ago at the Warrior Leader Course at Fort Carson, Colo. They were in the same class together. Since then, they have been inseparable, even deploying to Afghanistan together ...

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  8. Dillon's new town manager has an eye on the future, not the recent pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    ... Breslin first came to Colorado from New York when he was a sergeant in the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort Carson near Colorado Springs. After retiring from the military as a battalion operations officer, Breslin worked for 20 years as a New ...

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  9. Two Carson aviation officials suspendedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... as reported last week by Army Times . The command team for 1st Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado, has been suspended pending an ongoing investigation. Fort Carson officials confirmed that the battalion commander ...

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  10. Pueblo couple snags conservation awardRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... and Georgia Walker were selected for their dedication to preservation of thousands of acres of land south of Fort Carson into Pueblo County. You might recall that Gary Walker has gone a round or two with Colorado Springs Utilities over its water ...

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  11. Young soldier gives all for his countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... graduated from Lincoln-Way East HS in Frankfort, Ill. in 2013 and then Aaron went to basic training, then to Fort Carson in Colorado. They were planning a life together. But that all ended June 8. Aaron actually had sent a text to Jackie's brother ...

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  12. Militarize Our Border? O'Reilly, Here's Your PlanRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | American Thinker

    ... Mexico line west to Nogales, the duty should fall upon the more distant 4th Infantry Division based at Fort Carson, CO which could forward-stage its units at Fort Huachuca. While Fort Carson is 850 miles north, that distance is almost completely ...

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  13. Training program prepares military for trade jobs once they leave the serviceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Stars and Stripes

    Fort Carson, Colo., soldiers of all jobs and training backgrounds are getting a chance to engineer a new future using skills from their military service.

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  14. Let's not overreact to potential Army cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... Reduction and Closure (BRAC) process in 2017. And there's the revived fear that the Army might consider closing Fort Carson for other reasons, such as Colorado legalizing marijuana. Never mind that we haven't seen anything similar from Washington ...

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  15. Fort Carson Battalion Leaders Suspended, Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | KKTV

    The 1st Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment commander and command sergeant major have been suspended due to an ongoing investigation.

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  16. Apache battalion leaders suspended, under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Army Times

    ... the outcome of an investigation. (Army) The command team for 1st Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado, has been suspended pending an ongoing investigation. 'An investigating officer has been appointed to review the ... 1 comment

  17. A Hug 37 Years in the Making Reunites Separated BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | ABC News

    When Army Command Sgt. Maj. Raul Sierra returned from his 9-month deployment in Kuwait to Fort Carson, Colorado, his brother, Army Sgt.

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  18. Carson cuts outlined, solar garden filled, Council says no to BachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Colorado Springs Independent

    The Army's release last week of its outlook for cuts under the 2020 force structure realignment serves as a reminder that Fort Carson is on the chopping block.

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  19. A hug 37 years in the making reunites separated brothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | WHAS11

    ... time in 37 years. When Army Command Sgt. Maj. Raul Sierra returned from his 9-month deployment in Kuwait to Fort Carson, Colorado, his brother, Army Sgt. Louis Sierra, was waiting to finally meet him. They were 3 or 4 and living in Brooklyn, N.Y., ...

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  20. Fort Carson civilian employee arrested in terror threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | LongmontFYI

    A former Fort Carson civilian employee who boasted of being a domestic terrorist in text messages has been charged with making terrorist threats, including vowing to turn the Army base into "Fort Columbine."

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