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Amid budget uncertainty, airmen in Colorado Springs prepare to fight fires

Wed, May 14, 2014 - 7:55 PM 0

Four-engine C-130s will fly low over the mountains south of Pikes Peak for the next week as airmen with a Peterson Air Force Base wing...

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Air Force Academy graduation tickets available

Wed, May 14, 2014 - 3:58 PM 0

Tickets to the Air Force Academy's May 28 graduation will be handed out at three locations starting Friday. The tickets are free, and they...

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Soldiers' advocates say Fort Carson banned them

Fri, May 16, 2014 - 9:06 AM 0

DENVER — Two veterans who advocate for injured or mentally ill soldiers filed a lawsuit saying they have been illegally barred from Fort Carson.

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Obama presents top medal to Afghanistan veteran

Tue, May 13, 2014 - 4:56 PM 0

WASHINGTON — It could have been over for Kyle J. White just 30 seconds into the firefight with the Taliban, when a rocket-propelled grenade...

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Tom Philpott: Quarrel over commissary pricing continues

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Defense Commissary Agency officials say they correctly calculated the "baseline" shopper savings Congress insisted be verified and preserved as commissaries are transformed into more business-like grocery operations.

The agency contends it...

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Colorado Springs student candidate for US Young Marine of the Year
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Sun, Mar 19, 2017

Ever since he can remember, Angel Luiz Orozco has enjoyed a good challenge. That's why at age 8, he decided to join the Young Marines.

"I knew...

Colorado Springs area military events starting March 19, 2017
By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sun, Mar 19, 2017

ONGOING

Pikes Peak Chapter/Military Officers Association of America - Open to active-duty, retired and former officers in seven uniformed...

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Tom Philpott: VA boss outlines changes for Choice
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VA Secretary David J. Shulkin has used congressional testimony and recent meetings with veterans' service organizations to preview new steps the...

Colorado Springs area military events starting March 12, 2017
By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Mar 16, 2017

Where to find military-related events for the week beginning March 12, 2017.

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Hometown Heroes: Fort Carson Army sergeant recognized for rescuing survivors from flaming plane crash
By: Tom Roeder - 0 Tue, Mar 14, 2017

Fort Carson 1st Sgt. Lance Anderson is no hero. Just ask him.

He makes it seem like running through flaming wreckage to save two plane crash...

The Marines' nude photo scandal isn't over, it just found a new home on Facebook
By: - 0 Fri, Mar 10, 2017

The Marines' Facebook nude photo-sharing scandal is not over yet.

While the Naval Criminal Investigative Service launched an investigation...

Colorado Springs area military events starting March 5, 2017
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WEDNESDAY

The Hows and Whys of Irregular War: An Introductory Discussion - 9:30-11:30 a.m., $35, call or go online for location. Registration:...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Feb. 26, 2017
By: - 0 Sun, Feb 26, 2017

MARCH 8

Navy League Dinner and Guest Presentations - Open to all supporters of the sea services, 5:30 p.m. social hour, 6:30 p.m. dinner,...

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