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Fort Carson

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Hyperbaric Chamber Used To Treat Some Vets With Brain Injuries

Some Colorado veterans with mild traumatic brain injuries are turning to an alternative treatment that’s not sanctioned by the Food And Drug Administration.

03/31/2014

Left to right: Sgt. Justin Hill, CW2 Brennan Avants; Capt. Alec Finlay; Maj. Eric Carlson (credit: Colorado National Guard)

Fort Carson Soldiers Proudly Serve At Home When Disasters Strike

Usually the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade flies combat missions overseas but when it moved to Fort Carson in 2013 the soldiers knew they could find themselves on missions much closer to home.

03/17/2014

Pfc. Tariqka Sheffey in the Instagram photo (credit: KKTV)

Fort Carson’s Investigation Into Soldier’s ‘Selfie’ Completed

Fort Carson officials say the investigation is complete after a photo posted on Instagram that appeared to show a soldier deliberately avoiding saluting the flag resulted in a storm of criticism.

03/07/2014

Pfc. Tariqka Sheffey in the Instagram photo (credit: KKTV)

Colorado Soldier Accused Of Taking Instagram Photo While Avoiding Flag Salute

A photo posted on Instagram that appeared to show a soldier deliberately avoiding saluting the flag touched off a military investigation and a storm of criticism.

02/26/2014

Stryker combat vehicles (credit: TONY KARUMBA/AFP/GettyImages)

1st Stryker Combat Vehicles Coming To Fort Carson

The first Stryker combat vehicles are arriving at Fort Carson as one the post’s brigades begins its conversion from tanks to vehicles designed to deploy quickly and take over some of the roles of tanks and Bradley Fighting Vehicles.

02/06/2014

Fort Carson Army Post (credit: CBS)

Fort Carson Crash Injures 2 On Training Mission

Military officials say a small plane has crashed at Fort Carson’s Butts Army Airfield, injuring the two crewmembers aboard.

01/29/2014

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Convicted Man’s Twin Brother Arrested On Same Charges In Alabama

The twin brother of a former Fort Carson soldier who was convicted of sexual assault on a child has been arrested, also accused of sexual assault on a child in a bizarre case the has pit the brothers against each other.

01/28/2014

Fort Carson Army Post (credit: CBS)

Fort Carson Soldiers Returning From Afghanistan

About 90 Fort Carson soldiers are set to return home as part of a reduction of troops in Afghanistan.

01/21/2014

Fort Carson Army Post (credit: CBS)

Fort Carson To Welcome Home About 90 Soldiers

Fort Carson is set to welcome home about 90 soldiers who have spent the past several months serving in Afghanistan.

01/19/2014

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Colorado GOP Constituents Also Depend On Jobless Aid

When federal emergency unemployment benefits expired last month, the effects ran deep in a Colorado county marked by two exit ramps off Interstate 25 – one leading to the conservative religious group Focus on the Family, the other to the Fort Carson Army post.

01/14/2014

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