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  1. BeetElitea Lands Endorsement Deals with Top-Ranked AthletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    ... From 1998-2003, April served active duty in the 82nd Airborne Division and the 10th Special Forces group at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, CO. April was the first female to participate in L.I.N.E., hand-to-hand combat training. April later became ...

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  2. Teenager accused of killing Fort Carson soldier, pregnant wife in court TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Police say staff sergeant David Dunlap and his wife Whitney walked into their home during a burglary in January of 2013. One woman who was in the courtroom on Wednesday said the murder trial hits close to home.

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  3. Military HardwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Denver Post

    A member of the St. Louis County Police Department, outfitted with paramilitary gear, points his weapon in the direction of a group of protesters last month in Ferguson, Mo. The first time Elbert County Sheriff Shayne Heap walked into the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Office at Fort Carson, he felt as giddy as a kid on Christmas morning.

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  4. Amid controversy, local law enforcement acquiring military hardwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Denver Post

    A member of the St. Louis County Police Department, outfitted with paramilitary gear, points his weapon in the direction of a group of protesters last month in Ferguson, Mo. The first time Elbert County Sheriff Shayne Heap walked into the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Office at Fort Carson, he felt as giddy as a kid on Christmas morning.

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  5. Soldier's siblings 'had no idea' when he surprised them at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Medina Gazette

    ... father came up with the idea when his dad came to visit him in Colorado last week. Pfc. Mason is stationed at Fort Carson, and though he was back in the U.S., he wasn't sure he would get leave to go home to Ohio. His leave was granted and Nick ...

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  6. PETA keeps pressure on trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... that simulators be considered for such training if they were found to produce equivalent results. At the time, Fort Carson was planning an LTT exercise, saying the benefits were immeasurable and that it used animals humanely. PETA has long insisted ...

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  7. Phillip TrainerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | The Messenger

    Msg. Phillip K. Trainer, 42, of Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, CO, formerly of Fort Dodge, passed away on August 26, 2014 at his home in Cascade, Colorado. A Celebration of Life will be on Friday, September 12th at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev.

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  8. Texas soldier reunited with sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | KBMT

    ... his classmates, including his cousin Levi, as he was checked out of school for the last time. Billy is moving to Fort Carson in Colorado where Katrina is stationed. They have a long journey to get to their new home, but that just means plenty of ...

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  9. 2013 Colorado Floods Federal Assistance Fact SheetRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    ... rotary wing aircraft as well as high water vehicles from the Colorado National Guard and 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson. Numerous DoD subject matter experts from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; U.S. Army North; and U.S. Northern Command, ...

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  10. New garrison boss keeps Carson on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    Little did Hamilton realize, until just before arriving, that he'd be stepping into a tough situation from his first day on the job, May 21. When a sudden fire on May 5 shut down the Martin Drake Power Plant in downtown Colorado Springs, that quickly led to increased electrical rates - and a direct impact on Fort Carson, one of Utilities' biggest customers. "It did get our attention, realizing how much we're dependent on that facility," Hamilton said.

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  11. MSG. Phillip K. TrainerRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | The Messenger

    Msg. Phillip K. Trainer, 42, of Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, CO, formerly of Fort Dodge, passed away on August 26, 2014 at his home in Cascade, Colorado. A Celebration of Life will be on Friday, September 12th at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev.

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  12. Miscommunication cited in deaths of two Fort Carson soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Denver Post

    Poor communication and a failure to follow procedures led to a June friendly fire incident that killed two Fort Carson soldiers in Afghanistan, according to a report by U.S. Central Command. The June 9 incident killed Fort Carson's Cpl.

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  13. MHR Staff Off-the-Snap: Joe MahoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Mile High Report

    ... NCO in the army (24 yrs) so I moved around quite a bit growing up. I had the fortune of spending 2+ years at Fort Carson during my early childhood (pre-school) and that is where I watched my first football game (on tv) and developed my life-long ...

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  14. Bethel fifth graders welcome home SPC PinkstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... and graduated from Infantry training in December 2012 at Fort Benning, Georgia. He was then stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado. Specialist Pinkston was deployed to Afghanistan in February 2014 and returned to Fort Carson Aug. 28. During his stay he ...

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  15. Fort Carson soldier struck, killed crossing highwayRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Army Times

    A 23-year-old specialist based at Fort Carson, Colorado, died early Saturday morning after being struck by two vehicles while attempting to cross an interstate highway on foot, police and base officials confirmed.

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  16. Ft. Carson soldier killed walking across I-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | TheDenverChannel

    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.

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  17. Fort Carson soldier killed while trying to cross interstate highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Stars and Stripes

    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.

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  18. Carie Canterbury: Our children take their own pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... a whole new perspective. Seeing photos on the news of soldiers returning safely home to their families at Fort Carson touches my heart more deeply. Seeing images of flag-draped coffins being unloaded from military aircraft makes me want to run and ...

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  19. Phillip K. TrainerRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Messenger

    Msgt. Phillip K. Trainer, 42, of Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, CO, formerly of Fort Dodge, passed away on August 26, 2014 at his home in Cascade, Colorado.

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  20. PC Bowl Legend Coleman finished career in H-M BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Logan Banner

    ... 2003, three weeks before he left for Iraq as a tank driver with the 4th Infantry Division Mechanics, based at Fort Carson, near Colorado Springs, Colo. In Pikeville, hundreds welcomed him home, solemnly filing into the high school auditorium where ...

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