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Maj. Ryan Burke scans the nearly empty shelves in the meat section at the Fort Carson Commissary Tuesday, October 1, 2013. The commissary was busier than normal with news that it will close Tuesday until further notice because of the government shutdown. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Maj. Ryan Burke scans the nearly empty shelves in the meat section at the Fort Carson Commissary Tuesday, October 1, 2013. The commissary was busier than normal with news that it will close Tuesday until further notice because of the government shutdown. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
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