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  1. Trump's new Security Council boss has Colorado Springs tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Denver Post

    McMaster led a Fort Carson unit of more than 5,000 soldiers through one of the post's successful deployments to Iraq President Donald Trump, right, shakes hands with Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, left, at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, where he announced that McMaster will be the new national security adviser.

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  2. Trump chooses advisor with Fort Carson connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... r , and that name should ring some bells for local folk. McMaster served with the 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment at Fort Carson as a colonel and in Iraq from June 2004 to June 2006. Here's some additional biographical information on McMaster.

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  3. President Trump Names Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as New National Security AdviserRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Time

    Col. H.R. McMaster, 71st Commander of the Regiment, looks to the soldiers during the Third Armored Cavalry Reenlistment Ceremony at Waller Gym at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, on Dec. 1, 2004. Trump called McMaster "a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience" Monday as he introduced his selection to reporters at Mar-a-Lago, where he has spent the holiday weekend interviewing candidates for the post."

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  4. New X-ray machine makes cleft palate clinic a one-stop-shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Gazette

    ... juggles the unpredictable, very transient Army lifestyle as Brettney's husband Jake O'Connell is a soldier at Fort Carson. And the O'Connell's have been seeing multiple doctors for years, Bretteny said. "Jordan doesn't come (to the doctor) as often ...

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  5. Preventing heart disease this Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Gazette

    ... Greenberg finished his cardiology training at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, and was the cardiologist at Fort Carson from 1976-1978. Since that time he has built a practice of 14 doctors, which he sold to the University of Colorado, Colorado ...

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  6. El Paso County judge to rule on request to trim 8-year prison sentence for combat vet with PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Denver Post

    An El Paso County judge is considering a request to reduce a former Fort Carson soldier's eight-year prison sentence for drunkenly shooting a friend in the hand based on whether he is receiving adequate mental health care in prison. Reports that former Staff Sgt.

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  7. Judge to rule on request to reduce 8-year prison sentence for combat vet with PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Gazette

    An El Paso County judge is considering a request to reduce an ex-Fort Carson soldier's 8-year prison sentence for drunkenly shooting a friend in the hand based on whether he is receiving adequate mental health care in prison. Reports that former Staff Sgt.

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  8. Army of the future taking a brains over brawn approach in planning for future conflicts | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Gazette

    Maj. Gen. David Perkins, commanding general of the 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, speaks in a ceremony Friday, Aug. 13, 2010, at Manhart Field on Fort Carson.

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  9. Army of the future taking a brains over brawn approach in planning for future conflictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | The Gazette

    ... bees. "What we avoided is predicting the future," said Perkins, who last week made his first trek back to Fort Carson since he relinquished command of the 4th Infantry Division there in 2011. "Previous national leaders have reminded us we have a ...

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  10. Soldiers from Fort Carson are helping recover a Arizona-based Army drone found west of DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

    The aircraft disappeared on a training flight in southern Arizona, and the military is trying to figure out how it got there. Officials at Fort Huachuca , Arizona, say a hiker found the $1.5 million shadow drone stuck in a tree Thursday.

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  11. Army drone lost in Arizona found near Denver, Fort Carson soldiers helping with recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Gazette

    ... about 900 miles or more than 10 times the drone's stated range. The unarmed drone is similar to models used at Fort Carson and the Air Force Academy to spy on enemy troop movements. With a wingspan of 14-feet and a 38 horsepower motor, the drone is ...

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  12. Missing Army Drone From Arizona Found In ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | CBS Local

    ... flight Jan. 31 at Fort Huachuca in southern Arizona after it lost connection with a ground station. Troops from Fort Carson Army Post in Colorado Springs were helping with drone recovery in the foothills west of the Denver metro area on Thursday ...

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  13. COLUMN-Could Trump actually be good for European defense?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Reuters

    ... by the pictures, most were still in the desert camouflage they had been painted in at their previous base, Fort Carson in Texas. Those troops will be predominantly based in Poland, although at any given time some will be exercising further east in ...

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  14. Northampton accident victim was father, Army veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | NJ.com

    ... mother. The service gave him an opportunity to use his intelligence, his mother said, and he was stationed at Fort Carson in Colorado, tasked with working on Abrams M1A1 tanks. He worked for the past seven or eight years with Steamfitters Local ...

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  15. El Paso County OKs push for federal grant for regional terror-threat preparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The Gazette

    ... Federal Emergency Management Agency money. She says that the Pikes Peak region, which is home to the U.S. Army's Fort Carson, Schriever and Peterson Air Force bases, the U.S. Air Force Academy, and the North American Aerospace Defense Command, needs ...

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  16. Forget "Top Chef." Fort Carson field division is chopping and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Denver Post

    Soldiers sweating over hot stoves on a Fort Carson training range last week say the Super Bowl has nothing on the Army's top culinary challenge. A team from the post's 4th Infantry Division was chopping and frying its way through the finals.

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  17. Fort Carson field division vies for Army's top field kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | The Progress

    Soldiers sweating over hot stoves on a Fort Carson training range last week say the Super Bowl has nothing on the Army's top culinary challenge. A team from the post's 4th Infantry Division was chopping and frying its way through the finals.

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  18. Trump's Putin Fan Boys Are Upset At US Army Deployments To PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | RedState

    ... such a subversive act. The most important thing to keep in mind is that the brigade in this video is from Fort Carson, CO. No general in Europe wakes up in the morning and calls Fort Carson and tells them to get their asses on a plane and fly to ...

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  19. Fort Carson cooks vying for recognition as Army's top field kitchen | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Gazette

    ... on Thursday, February 2, 2017. photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette Soldiers sweating over hot stoves on a Fort Carson training range last week say the Super Bowl has nothing on the Army's top culinary challenge. A team from the post's 4th Infantry ...

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  20. Army Reserve engineers return from Iraq happy to resume civilian livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Stars and Stripes

    The 282nd Engineer Company came home to Fort Carson after nine months in the Middle East with a ceremony that marked an end for some of its soldiers and a beginning for others. The Army Reserve unit sent troops deep into Iraq to build up bases for Americans and their allies fighting the Islamic State.

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