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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 β€” 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 β€” 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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WATCH: Soldiers from Fort Carson surprised in Super Bowl ad

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Normally a "soldier surprise" is a soldier returning home early and surprising their family. Hyundai decided to reverse the roles and showcase the emotional moments involving three Fort Carson soldiers stationed overseas in Poland during the Super...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Feb. 19, 2017
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TUESDAY

"Leading on the Trailing Edge" Airmen in Afghanistan, 2006-07" - Lecture, 7 p.m., Monument Public Library, Meeting Room, 1706 Lake...

Colorado Springs area military events starting with date Feb. 12, 2017
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WEDNESDAY

Air Force men's basketball vs. Nevada - 7 p.m., Clune Arena, Air Force Academy, go to goairforcefalcons.com for...

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Minnesota UPS store owner returns priceless package to veteran's son
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As the owner of a UPS Store, Randy Holst naturally values the safe delivery of packages from point A to point B. But he’s more persistent β€” and...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Feb. 5, 2017
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WEDNESDAY

Air Force men's basketball vs. New Mexico - 7 p.m., Clune Arena, Air Force Academy, go to goairforcefalcons.com for...

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Colorado Springs at the center of learning a foreign language - government acronyms - and making millions
By: Tom Roeder - 0 Fri, Feb 3, 2017

Would-be military contractors got a string of acronyms only occasionally interrupted by a verb at a two-hour meeting in Colorado Springs on Thursday...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Jan. 29, 2017
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SATURDAY

Air Force men's basketball vs. Wyoming - 2 p.m., Clune Arena, Air Force Academy, go to goairforcefalcons.com for...

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Former CIA director Michael Hayden awarded Air Force Academy's highest honor
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Wed, Jan 25, 2017

When Michael Hayden was director of the Central Intelligence Agency, he liked finding an empty seat in the cafeteria, where he would sit down with...

Let's give National Guard a boost
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On this day in 1860, on the heels of the gold rush in the American West, pioneers found themselves under attack. A lawless band of shady characters,...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Jan. 22, 2017
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TUESDAY

Air Force Academy Recital Series - 7:30 p.m., Colorado College, Packard Performance Hall, 5 W. Cache La Poudre St., free;...

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