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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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Disabled Colorado Springs vet gets inventive boost from Colorado School of Mines

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VA targets misleading refinance schemes
By: - 0 Sun, Jan 21, 2018

Phone calls can begin only a day after veterans close on VA-guaranteed home loans. Brokers claim they can offer an even lower interest rate, or a...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Jan. 21, 2018
By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sun, Jan 21, 2018

THROUGH NOVEMBER

"Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance" - 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave.,...

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VA will pay up for emergency care claims
By: - 0 Sat, Jan 13, 2018

The Veterans Affairs Department published a revised rule Jan. 9 that allows payment of hundreds of thousands of pending claims for private sector...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Jan. 4, 2018
By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sat, Jan 13, 2018

Military-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

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UCHealth partnership gives boost to AFA doctors facing combat
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A six-year-old partnership between the surgeons of the Air Force Academy and UCHealth Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs prepares doctors for...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Jan. 7, 2018
By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sun, Jan 7, 2018

THROUGH NOVEMBER

"Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance" - 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave.,...

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Big donation set to boost Air Force Academy programs
By: - 0 Thu, Jan 4, 2018

A "significant" donation from a prominent Air Force Academy graduate will double the number of cadets who can visit bases around the country, the Air...

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Air Force Academy brainstorming at research center is outgrowth of Cyberworx effort
By: Tom Roeder - 0 Mon, Jan 1, 2018

Work by Air Force Academy cadets could revolutionize how the Air Force keeps tracks of its planes in battle and plans attacks.

The work was on...

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Opting-in for blended retirement adds value
By: - 0 Sun, Dec 31, 2017

Last week, 900,000 active-duty service members and 700,000 Reserve and Guard members become eligible to opt out of a rigid yet more valuable High-3...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Dec. 31, 2017
By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sat, Dec 30, 2017

Military-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

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