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  1. HazlehurstMunicipal economy: Built on growthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... alliances, reduces military spending and trims budgets across the board. Military contractors close their doors, Fort Carson hemorrhages personnel and even the Air Force Academy sees massive force reductions. Goodbye, Colorado Springs. But instead, ...

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  2. Santa makes an early appearance at Fort CarsonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Gazette

    'Twas weeks before Christmas and through the mountain post, the view of a holiday who's who, rappelling down from the ceiling, was something to behold. Santa came down with a glee on his face at the William Reed Special Events Center on Thursday evening to a huge applause.

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  3. Former Fountain principal sues school district for firing her over personal private mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    A former Fountain Middle School principal has sued the Fountain-Fort Carson School District in federal court claiming she became the target of a witch hunt over her dating and dressing habits that led to her firing. Debra Keiley, the former principal of Fountain Middle School, has named former Superintendent Cheryl Serrano and current Superintendent Dr. Keith Owen as defendants in the federal civil lawsuit filed by Denver attorney Madeline Collison in Denver U.S. District Court.

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  4. Fort Carson to do annual tree lighting this weekRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Gazette

    Fort Carson will hold its annual tree lighting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the William Reed Special Events Center. The lighting is open to anyone with a Department of Defense ID card, the post announced this week.

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  5. Fort Carson brigade prepares for move across the AtlanticRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The Gazette reports that soldiers were loading vehicles on trains Tuesday to prepare for the 3rd Brigade Combat Team's move to eastern Europe. About 4,400 soldiers will serve in seven countries for nine months starting in January.

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  6. Fort Carson brigade prepares for massive move across the Atlantic OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Stars and Stripes

    Pvt. Lafayette Johnson, an indirect fire infantryman with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, inspects a rail car before an M1A2 Abrams tank is loaded onto a train at Fort Carson, Colorado, Nov. 15, 2016. The arrival of the heavy brigade in January will mark the beginning of a continuous presence of an armored brigade combat team in central and eastern Europe to contribute to and strengthen NATO deterrence and defense efforts.

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  7. Fort Carson brigade prepares for massive across the Atlantic OceanRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Gazette

    ... is something different," Lt. Col. John Gilliam said Tuesday as he watched his troops load vehicles on trains as Fort Carson's 3rd Brigade Combat Team readies for its 9-month deployment to eastern Europe. Gilliam commands the brigade's 1st Battalion ...

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  8. EUCOM's reassurance mission to eastern Europe tests brawn and brainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Stars and Stripes

    Colorado-based Fort Carson soldiers were busy Tuesday loading armored fighting vehicles onto rail cars as they start a journey to Europe that will test U.S. European Command's ability to deliver combat power to NATO's eastern edges. The movement of a whole U.S.-based tank brigade to Europe for a nine-month rotation, the first of several major troop rotations slated in the coming year, marks one of the largest logistical efforts on the Continent since the end of the Cold War.

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  9. MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | The Gazette

    Members of a Fort Carson field artillery Salute Battery fired a salute Monday, November 21, 2016, for Col. Christopher T. Donahue, 4th Infantry Division Deputy Commander.

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  10. Newest Fort Carson general scored special operations successes against Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Stars and Stripes

    ... roll back the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq. Brig. Gen. Christopher Donahue pinned on his stars last week at a Fort Carson ceremony. Before coming to Colorado Springs to become deputy commander of the post's 4th Infantry Division, Donahue was the ...

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  11. Manitou Springs revels in return of holiday parade | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | The Gazette

    The Fort Carson Girl Scouts march down Manitou Ave during the Manitou Springs Christmas Parade on Saturday, November 26, 2016. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette Sure it had the Manitou Incline, the Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cog Railway, the Emma Crawford Coffin Races and the mineral springs.

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  12. Newest Fort Carson general scored special operations successes against Islamic State | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | The Gazette

    Members of a Fort Carson field artillery Salute Battery fired a salute Monday, November 21, 2016, for Col. Christopher T. Donahue, 4th Infantry Division Deputy Commander.

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  13. Iraq vet receives gift that evokes memories of fallen comrade and snowboarding buddyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Stars and Stripes

    A heart-wrenching story has turned heartwarming, and a local Iraq War veteran says he couldn't be more grateful for everyone who had a hand in the unexpected about-face. "It feels like a big void has been refilled," said Jason McDonald, a civilian contractor who works at Fort Carson's down-range training area.

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  14. RT @PentagonPresSec: In case you're wondering what's on the ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 23 | PressReleasePoint

    A tactical air control party from the 13th Air Support Operations Squadron at Fort Carson, Colo., prepares for helicopter extraction from the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade to Nov, 10 2016. Senior Airman Daniel Lasal, a 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, performs a post-flight inspection on an F-16 Fighting Falcon Nov. 15, 2016, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.

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  15. DeMarcus Ware surprises military members in Ft. Carson with Thanksgiving mealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Denver Post

    OCTOBER 02: Denver Broncos outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware poses for a photo before the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers October 2, 2016 at Raymond James Stadium. As part of the NFL's "Salute to Service," Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware and cornerback Taurean Nixon teamed with USAA to honor military members in Ft.

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  16. Colorado Springs man files lawsuit against Fort Carson color guard | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The Gazette

    The Fort Carson Mounted Color Guard at the 2015 Cinch Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo at the Norris-Penrose Event Center on Saturday, July 11, 2015. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette A Colorado Springs man claims in a lawsuit against the United States that he was beaten by a drunken member of Fort Carson's mounted color guard during the 2015 Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo.

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  17. Colorado Springs man files lawsuit against Fort Carson color guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Stars and Stripes

    A lawsuit against the Unites States filed by a Colorado Springs man claims he was beaten by drunken members of Fort Carson's mounted color guard during the 2015 Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo. Brandon Bunting's suit, filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Denver, seeks financial compensation for "permanent physical impairment," medical expenses and loss of earnings due to the alleged July 12, 2015 incident, which he claims happened in a camping area on the rodeo grounds.

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  18. Cook, carve and chow - Fort Carson soldiers prep food for Salvation Army Thanksgiving meals | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The Gazette

    Sgt. Christopher Ornelas passes off turkeys donated and delivered by the Salvation Army to be loaded into a freezer at the Fort Carson Culinary Academy on Friday, November 18, 2016. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette Some of the work is done with a sharp knife - "pinch the blade for control," he recommends - but a lot of carving is done by hand.

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  19. Suit: Army Color Guard member drunkenly beat manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | TheDenverChannel

    ... SPRINGS, Colo. (May 16, 2011) Members of the The U.S. Army 4th Infantry Division Mounted Color Guard from Fort Carson, Colo. present the colors during the opening ceremony of the second annual Warrior Games. Warrior Games is a Paralympic-style sport ...

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  20. Man sues U.S. for assault after Army Color Guard's night of drunken debauchery at rodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Denver Post

    Brandon Bunting's lawsuit says he was beaten unconscious by a highly intoxicated member of the Fort Carson Army Color Guard following a tipsy cavalry presentation at the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo last year A man has filed a federal lawsuit against the U.S. government claiming that he was beaten unconscious by a highly intoxicated member of the Fort Carson Army Color Guard following a tipsy cavalry presentation at the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo last year. A federal lawsuit filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Denver by Brandon Bunting names the United States as the defendant.

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