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  1. January 8, 1999 - March 8, 2014Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | The Gazette

    Yellow Labrador Soria sits with a Paws to Read participant and her owner Holly Niewinski, in 2008 at Patriot Elementary School in Fort Carson.

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  2. Side Streets Extra: Gazette's Pulitzer Prize award result of dogged quest to right a wrongRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | The Gazette

    Colorado Springs Gazette reporter Dave Philipps, right, listens to Sgt. Paul Sasse before his arraignment at Fort Carson Tuesday, February 12, 2013.

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  3. Colorado paper wins Pulitzer for vets' storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Colorado Springs Gazette reporter Dave Philipps, right, listens to Sgt. Paul Sasse before his arraignment at Fort Carson, Colo. Philipps won the Pulitzer Prize for national reporting for The Gazette's "Other Than Honorable" series. The investigation ...

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  4. Gazette's Philipps wins Pulitzer for vets' storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... at The Gazette for 10 years. He was a Pulitzer finalist in 2010 for his series, "Casualties of War," about Fort Carson combat soldiers returning home from Iraq and committing crimes in the area, home to more than 50,000 combat troops. Philipps was ...

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  5. Colorado Springs Gazette reporter wins Pulitzer PrizeRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... 2010 for a series of "painstaking stories on the spike in violence within a battered combat brigade returning to Fort Carson after bloody deployments to Iraq, leading to increased mental health care for soldiers." Philipps negotiates the balance of ...

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  6. Bomb troops celebrate bringing company home without a scratchRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Despite firefights, bombs, mortar attacks and hundreds of missions to render explosives safe, Fort Carson's 663rd Ordnance Company came home March 31. The bomb-disposal troops spent nine months patrolling a massive swath of Afghanistan that ran from the capital city of Kabul to Jalalabad near the famed Khyber Pass.

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  7. Female soldier reunites with sisters after year in South KoreaRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... a part of it." Viera is a food specialist in the army and will only be home for 20 days before she heads off to Fort Carson Army installation in Colorado. Brooke Self may be reached at 760-951-6232 or BSelf@VVDailyPress.com. You can also follow her ...

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  8. Army child camp: CAB helps pilot programRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | CNN

    Screams of joy and team mottos resonated from more than 38 Fort Carson children, as they traveled to Camp Shady Brook in Deckers, with military volunteers and YMCA staff members, March 27. Fourteen Soldiers from 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, volunteered to be chaperones for the YMCA's first pilot military-child camp held in ... (more)

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  9. Large numbers of veterans with PTSD live near military basesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... on the VA's disability rolls for PTSD. Other top ZIP codes are in or next to Fort Sill and Lawton, Okla.; Fort Carson and Fountain, Colo.; Fort Bragg and Fayetteville, N.C.; and Camp Lejeune and Jacksonville, N.C. The fact that these base towns are ...

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  10. Large numbers of vets with PTSD live near military basesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | The News Tribune

    ... on the VA's disability rolls for PTSD. Other top ZIP codes are in or next to Fort Sill and Lawton, Okla.; Fort Carson and Fountain, Colo.; Fort Bragg and Fayetteville, N.C.; and Camp Lejeune and Jacksonville, N.C. The fact that these base towns are ...

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  11. Genealogy Query - CROSS : FOLKS : WHITERead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | Cousinconnect.com

    I'm searching for my birth mother Valerie Cross, i was born 2/26/1979 at the Evans Hospital at Fort Carson in Colorado springs.

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  12. Army looks for other options as Forest Service scales back helicopter zonesRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... August, Slide, Bear, 3 Bells and Jones were closed off to protect greenback cutthroat trout. Within six months, Fort Carson hopes to have its new Combat Aviation Brigade on base and in full swing, with about 117 helicopters executing landings and ...

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  13. High risk of military domestic violence on the home frontRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | SFGate

    ... from people affiliated with the military more than tripled from 2006 to 2011. During roughly the same period at Fort Carson near Colorado Springs, the number of stationed soldiers charged with domestic violence surged, and domestic abuse in the Army ...

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  14. Charlie McGrath's hair, City for Champions, greening the military, and moreRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... in the Independent story. I spoke at some length with Mary Barber, who heads up the sustainability effort at Fort Carson. She confirmed what I already knew. The net-zero model that they and others have developed does not include fuel consumption of ...

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  15. New clinic takes military care to Colorado Springs neighborhoodRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | The Gazette

    The waiting room is shown in this photo of a new off-post clinic run by Fort Carson.

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  16. Beefed-up Fort Carson brigade has more tanks, 5,000 soldiersRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | The Gazette

    ... and Command Sgt. Maj. Dexter Robinson (right) cased the light blue colors of the 3rd Special Troops Battalion at Fort Carson Mar. 27 and passed them to Col. Gregory Sierra (far right) to be preserved by Army Heraldry. "I have supported maneuver ...

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  17. Military officials, family concerned about PTSD stigmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... the massacre. While the details of his mental health issues are still unclear, Lt. Col. Charles Weber, chief of Fort Carson's behaviorial health department, warns that we shouldn't be quick to judge. Weber told KRDO NewsChannel 13 that he cannot ...

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  18. Fort Carson family relives Fort Hood tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... safe," she said. "All these men and women have been trained, but they didn't have a chance." Now stationed at Fort Carson, Duncan says it's tough for her family to watch the tragedy unfold in their former home, and says she can't imagine going ...

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  19. Tragedy again touches Fort Hood communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | Statesman Journal

    ... the base and go to the clubs and then come here after, but not today," she said. Wrightwas born on Colorado's Fort Carson base, said she's always felt safe around military bases. But that's changed over the past few years, she said. "You figure ...

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  20. Fort Hood carries on after another shooting rampageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... the base and go to the clubs and then come here after, but not today," she said. Wrightwas born on Colorado's Fort Carson base, said she's always felt safe around military bases. But that's changed over the past few years, she said. The Army said ...

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