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  1. 2 Soldiers Still Hospitalized After Black Hawk IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Fort Carson says two soldiers injured when their Black Hawk helicopter landed hard in a suburban Denver forest in Douglas County remain hospitalized and in stable condition. The military installation in Colorado Springs says investigators from the U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center in Alabama's Fort Rucker is deploying to Fort Carson to lead the review of the accident.

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  2. Army sends team to investigate Fort Carson helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Gazette

    A team of investigators from Fort Rucker, Ala., on Thursday headed to Colorado Springs to probe the crash of a Fort Carson Black Hawk helicopter. Two soldiers who suffered injuries when the UH-60 went down in trees Wednesday in Douglas County remained hospitalized Thursday.

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  3. Two from Army helicopter "hard landing" remain in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Denver Post

    60 Black Hawk helicopter based out of Fort Carson made a "hard landing" Wednesday in a rugged, wooded area of the Rampart Range in Douglas County. There were four people on board, two pilots and two crew chiefs. All four were taken to Memorial ...

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  4. Army removes all restrictions on women attending Ranger SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    ... after a Ranger School graduation ceremony Friday at Fort Benning, Ga. Haver, an Apache helicopter pilot from Fort Carson, and Griest became the first female graduates of the Army's rigorous Ranger School, putting a spotlight on the debate over women ...

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  5. A day in Trump's White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... her picture when she was Miss Lube Rack in 1959 - such a hottie! Anyway, they're trying to persuade me to keep Fort Carson open. I told 'em to generate revenue, take those wide open spaces and develop them, get the cavalrymen off their horses and ...

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  6. Fort Carson team going to WA to battle flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TheDenverChannel

    Army officials say the Fort Carson team will be crew supervisors at the Yakima Training Center. They'll train and lead about 325 military members who will work as hand crews fighting wildfires.

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  7. Fort Carson Team In Washington State To Battle WildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    Army officials say the Fort Carson team will be crew supervisors at the Yakima Training Center. They'll train and lead about 325 military members who will work as hand crews fighting wildfires.

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  8. Fort Carson, Black Forest send more firefighters to battle West Coast blazesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Gazette

    Fort Carson announced Tuesday that it has sent six Department of the Army civilian firefighters to Washington to help fight wildfires. The Colorado Springs Fire Department, Peterson Air Force Base, Black Forest Fire Rescue and the Fountain Fire Department have also sent firefighters to help.

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  9. Predatory lending targets militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... for the El Pomar Foundation. He retired from the Army as command sergeant major and senior enlisted adviser to Fort Carson's commanding general after 31 years of service. Of the 1,000 to 1,500 Fort Carson soldiers who fell victim to predatory ...

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  10. Fort Carson events center named for sergeant devoted to soldiers, familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Gazette

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Dan Dailey and martha Reed applaud Friday after unveiling a plaque that dedicates Fort Carson's Special Eevents Center to the late Bill Reed.

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  11. Former Fountain-Fort Carson football star Kevin Davis ready to shine for CSU RamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Gazette

    Colorado State linebacker Kevin Davis is ready to step into the spotlight and he thanks his Fountain-Fort Carson coaches for preparing him. " coach Johnson really made me the linebacker I am now by showing me the right way to do things," Davis said.

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  12. Army vet gets 4 A1 2 years in prison, $35K fine for stealing military equipmentRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Stars and Stripes

    A former Fort Carson solider convicted of stealing thousands of dollars in military equipment was sentenced Thursday to 4 A1 2 years in prison and required to pay a $35,000 fine. Torrence Hall, 39, was found guilty in April of one count of theft between $20,000 and $100,000 and two counts of possession of a dangerous weapon, court records show.

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  13. Women's roles in special operations: Breaking barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Pfc. Ianna Thornquist traverses an obstacle during the Ranger Assessment at Fort Carson in Colorado to improve participants' chances of completing Ranger School. - U.S. Army Pfc.

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  14. Tuskegee airman takes off once again from Colorado Springs airstrip where he learned to flyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Gazette

    ... part of education for cadets and officers alike. Macon, who spent more than 20 years working on planes at Fort Carson after the war, had advice for cadets. "You're in a great service," he told them. "Do everything you can - put forth the effort to ...

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  15. Military Briefs: 4 Fort Carson soldiers earn Ranger tabRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Gazette

    Fort Carson's 1st Lt. Shaye Haver made headlines last week when she became one of the first women to graduate from the Army's elite Ranger course.

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  16. Colorado Springs area military events starting Aug. 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Gazette

    ... Mountain Post Running Club - 5K or 10K, 4-6 p.m. Wednesdays, Main PX, 6220 Martinez St., Fort Carson, free. Children, strollers and pets welcome; Kris Spiller, [email protected] Pikes Peak Chapter/Military Officers Association of America Luncheon ...

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  17. First female graduates of Ranger School, including Fort Carson's Shaye Haver, earn elite tabRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Gazette

    Ranger School pinned on their black-and-gold Ranger tab at a raucous graduation ceremony Friday, capping their history-making week and putting a spotlight on the debate over women in combat. With family members, friends, an unusually large media contingent and an all-star cast of former Rangers looking on, Fort Carson First Lt.

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  18. Carson graduates Rangers, including a womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Women everywhere should cheer the fact that on Friday a female Fort Carson soldier joined three others from the Mountain Post in the graduation from U.S. Army Ranger School at Fort Benning, Georgia, Carson says in a news release. First Lt.

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  19. Before coaching, Syracuse assistant Fred Reed briefly served in ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Post-Standard

    ... the artillery unit but was never deployed to another country. He spent time stationed at three training posts: Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas and Fort Sill outside Oklahoma City. "What we did was we went out and ...

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  20. 'Be All You Can Be': Fort Carson 1st Lieutenant One Of 2 Women To Pass Ranger SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | KKTV

    First Lt. Shaye Haver, Apache pilot, 1st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 4th Aviation Regiment, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, left, traverses an obstacle during the Ranger Assessment held at Fort Carson to improve the participant's chances of completing Ranger School, Oct. 24, 2014.

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