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  1. Team Navy Brings Home 28 Medals from Warrior Games 2014Read the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... and girls. They worked so hard." Team Navy also excelled in the track and field competition Oct. 2 at Fountain Fort Carson High School's Garry Berry field, winning seven gold, six silver and two bronze medals. During the final event of the day, four ...

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  2. Fort Carson seeks long-term agreement for helicopter training in Colorado high countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The Bureau of Land Management will hold a public meeting Tuesday to discuss an extended proposal from Fort Carson to use public land for high altitude helicopter training. The post has used lands supervised by the BLM's Royal George Field Office for training since 2010 on a "temporary and infrequent basis," the BLM said, but is seeking a "longer term agreement."

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  3. One Military Family, Two Lost Sons: One To Combat, One To SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | WGBH

    ... people, whereas for Jeff it was over a thousand. On how Mark Graham, when he served as the commanding general at Fort Carson , fought the stigmatization of suicide and depression in the military He arrives at a base that had this giant scandal of ...

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  4. U.S. Military ready to send more troops to fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... the mission in Liberia under the command of Major General Gary Volesky. 500 soldiers will come from Fort Hood, Fort Carson, and Fort Bragg. White House officials held a news conference assuring Americans that they are doing all that they can to stop ...

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  5. Fort Carson Announces Battalion Being Deployed To Help With Ebola FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | KKTV

    ... tab for more information. The soldiers, who are from the 615th Engineer Company, 52nd Engineer Battalion out of Fort Carson, will be helping to build medical facilities, not treating patients. Approximately 160 engineers assigned to the 615th ...

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  6. U.S. military force fighting Ebola virus could grow to 4,000 troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Assistance. Other Army units from Fort Hood and Fort Bliss in Texas, Fort Stewart and Fort Benning in Georgia, Fort Carson in Colorado, Fort Bragg in North Carolina, and Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland also will send forces as part of the Army's ...

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  7. New details on Ft. Carson soldiers deployed to fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Fort Carson released more information Friday about the soldiers who will be deployed to Africa to help with the Ebola crisis there. About 160 engineers with the 615th Engineer Company, 52nd Engineer Battalion will head to Africa, Fort Carson said in a statement Friday.

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  8. The latest on Ebola: Troops headed to Africa; patient to be prosecuted by Liberia; 100 being monitored in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... engineers, according to Defense Department spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby. Troops from Fort Bliss and from Fort Carson are said to be in the mix. A total of 3,000 U.S. troops will be sent into West Africa this fall. NBC freelancer diagnosed : A ...

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  9. More U.S. troops head into the Hot Zone of Ebola, Operation United AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... who will join the Fort Hood units with helicopters and support equipment. One-hundred, sixty Soldiers from Fort Carson , Colorado, will also be going into the Hot Zone. Fort Carson's command made the announcement Tuesday, the very day the Centers ...

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  10. Pentagon to target its hospitals providing poor care following reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Medical Center San Diego; - Naval Medical Center Portsmouth in Virginia; - Evans Army Community Hospital at Fort Carson in Colorado; - Fort Belvoir Community Hospital in Virginia. This graphic in the Military Health System Review report, released by ...

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  11. Colo. county, local leaders unite in effort to spare military cuts in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Wing: A proposed cut would remove a squadron of C-130s from the wing, cutting 200 airmen and four planes. Fort Carson: The 4th Infantry Division is disbanding its 2nd Brigade Combat Team in the coming weeks. With adjustments to ther units, the post ...

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  12. Colorado Springs, El Paso County leaders unite in effort to spare military cuts in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Wing: A proposed cut would remove a squadron of C-130s from the wing, cutting 200 airmen and four planes. - Fort Carson: The 4th Infantry Division is disbanding its 2nd Brigade Combat Team in the coming weeks. With adjustments to ther units, the ...

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  13. Teen Guilty Of Murdering Fort Carson Soldier And His Pregnant WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | CBS Local

    It took jurors 4 hours on Tuesday to find January, now 18, guilty of killing Staff Sgt. David Dunlap and his wife Whitney.

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  14. Drowned Boy's Father Sues His Own Parents For Allegedly Letting Child's Death HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    Shaun Kackert filed the wrongful death lawsuit against his mother and father, Crystal and Donald Kackert, in Will County court. At the time, Shaun Kackert was an Army staff sergeant stationed at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, CO.

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  15. Navy Brings Home Gold Day 2 of Warrior GamesRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | San Diego NewsCape

    Team Navy struck gold early at the fifth annual Warrior Games September 29 at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Retired Navy Aviation Technician 3rd Class Angel Segarra took first place in the MH3 handcycling competition.

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  16. BLM sets hearing on chopper trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... news release: CANON CITY, Colo. - The Bureau of Land Management Royal Gorge Field Office wants your input on Fort Carson's proposal to use public lands for helicopter training. The BLM and Fort Carson are hosting a public meeting on Oct. 7 at the ...

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  17. AF 2014 Warrior Games to kick-offRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Missileer

    Beginning Sept. 28, for seven days, 40 Air Force veteran athletes will compete head-to-head within various adaptive sports for the 4th-Annual Warrior Games alongside more than 210 other warriors from the Air Force's sister services, taking place at the Olympic Training Center, Fort Carson and Garry Barry Stadium at Wasson High School in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Sept.

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  18. 2014 Warrior Games to kick offRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... more than 210 other warriors from the Air Force's sister services, taking place at the Olympic Training Center, Fort Carson and Garry Barry Stadium at Wasson High School in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Sept. 28 through Oct. 4. The Warrior Games were ...

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  19. Fort Carson prepares troops for changing warfareRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | Army Times

    The general, fresh home from Afghanistan, said dealing with uncertainty will mean lots of rigorous training to prepare for a world that could be as difficult as anything soldiers have seen in 13 years of war. 'There is no peace dividend at Fort Carson,' LaCamera, who commands the post and its 4th Infantry Division, said in an interview with the Colorado Springs Gazette.

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  20. Fort Carson's 3rd Brigade trains to fight in big battles, insurgenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... housing units. No tents, either. One hot meal a day if you can get there. It's the austere world of a Fort Carson soldier preparing for a future that could include battle against the Islamic State terror group. It's a battlefield where commanders in ...

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