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

    Apr 10, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Fort Hood carries on after another shooting rampageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | News10.net

    ... off the base and go to the clubs and then come here after, but not today." Wright, who was 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. Officials did ...

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  14. Fort Hood carries on after another rampageRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Hometown Life

    ... off the base and go to the clubs and then come here after, but not today." Wright, who was born on Colorado's Fort Carson, said she's always felt safe around military bases. But that's changed over the past few years, she said. Officials did not say ...

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  15. Security starts at gates for military bases in Pikes Peak regionRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | The Gazette

    Traffic enters Fort Carson's Gate 20 in this file photo. Security at the post's entry control points is the first line of defense.

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  16. Fort Hood orders post to 'shelter in place' after shooting; 1 reportedly deadRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | The Gazette

    ... close doors and stay away from windows. Warning sirens were wailing in the area. The 3rd ACR moved to Hood from Fort Carson in 2009, when the Hood-based 4th Infantry Division moved to Colorado Springs. The swap of units means many people in the ...

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  17. Carson wants more intense use of PCMSRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    The Army announced that it intends to intensify its use of Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site about 150 miles southeast of Fort Carson .

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  18. Local veteran's benefits caught up in red tapeRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | WNWO-TV Toledo

    ... "When you have documentation like I have, going back to March of '88, stating and showing from a doctor at Fort Carson that I suffered a back injurya it's aggravating," Haley told WNWO. Haley says he doesn't want to be seen as a drain on taxpayers, ...

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  19. Ranchers remain wary of Army's Pinon Canyon plansRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... with ranchers, with outreach initiatives and a pledge of transparency. "There has been a lot of dialogue between Fort Carson and our good neighbors in southeastern Colorado," said Dee McNutt, the post's public affairs chief. The Army will spend the ...

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  20. Ranchers remain wary of Army's Pi on Canyon plansRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | The Gazette

    ... fought the Army and won, when the Army sought to expand the training site to be used by soldiers at Ft. Carson. Fort Carson has filed notice of intent for a new Environmental Impact Statement for Pinon Canyon.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett) As the ...

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