Fire investigations continue years after tragedies

Fire investigations continue years after tragedies

Years after two of the most devastating fires in Colorado history, both remain active investigations.


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Veteran bike ride wants community support

A veteran benefits group is looking for the community's help welcoming more than 300 bikers in Fountain Saturday afternoon. 

Cyber security center moves closer to reality in Colorado Springs

A ceremony Friday at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs was the latest step in a process toward making the city a national leader in cyber security.

Congress warming to idea of medical marijuana for veterans

Congress is showing an increasing willingness to let VA doctors talk to veterans about medical marijuana in states where it's legal, although final approval is far from certain.

Congressional panel holds Denver hearing on VA health care

A congressional subcommittee is holding a hearing in Denver to take testimony on VA hospitals and on prescription drugs for veterans.

Air Force general is 1st woman at top-tier US combat command

Air Force Gen. Lori J. Robinson on Friday became the first woman to lead a top-tier U.S. warfighting command when she took over as leader of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command in Colorado.

American flags retired by students in Pueblo

American flags retired by students at South High in Pueblo

A special ceremony was held today (05/06/16) in Pueblo, to retire some American flags.

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Honor Flight proves to be the flight of a lifetime

A group of veterans are back home in southern Colorado after a visit to Washington D.C. on the 8th Honor Flight of Southern Colorado.

New cemetery to be named after America's Mountain

A new national veterans cemetery that will be built in Colorado Springs now has a name.

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Army says Fort Carson soldiers lost their way, went off cliff

An Army vehicle took the wrong road in the dark and was making a U-turn when it tumbled 250 feet off a cliff at a Colorado training range last year, killing one soldier and injuring five, according to a newly released investigative report.

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El Paso County expanding services for veterans

Three El Paso County agencies are taking efforts to make it easier for veterans to get the services they need.


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Former Fort Carson soldier set to receive nation's highest honor

Former Fort Carson soldier set to receive nation s highest h

A former Fort Carson soldier who survived attacks by two suicide bombers in Afghanistan will receive the Medal of Honor.

Air Force Academy cadets give back to southern Colorado

Air Force Academy cadets give back to southern Colorado

Wear Red Friday Hero: Air Force Academy cadet gives back to organization that helped him when he was a child.

Korean War veterans to commemorate anniversary of ceasefire

The Dutch Nelsen Chapter of the Korean War Veterans Association is hosting a commemoration ceremony Saturday in honor of the 62nd anniversary of the Korean War ceasefire.

100-year-old veteran shares memories of war, love

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At 100 years old, Frank Royal has 120 combat missions and at least 5,000 hours of flight time under his belt.

Volunteers honor fallen AFA heroes

Volunteers honor fallen AFA heroes

Hundreds of people volunteered Friday to honor fallen heroes at the Air Force Academy.

Mitchell Hall workers serve with pride

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Behind the scenes at the Air Force Academy a team of dedicated workers makes sure mealtime runs like clockwork at Mitchell Hall.

Air Force Academy POWs honored in new memorial

Air Force Academy POWs honored in new memorial

The Air Force Academy unveiled a Prisoner of War memorial Friday to honor 33 USAFA graduates who served as POWs in Southeast Asia.

Cadet who suffered heart attack makes progress in recovery

Cadet who suffered heart attack makes progress in recovery

The family of an Air Force Academy cadet who suffered a heart attack said she reached another milestone in her recovery Sunday.

Southern Colorado woman works to create war dog memorial

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A Southern Colorado woman has made it her mission to honor unsung heroes.


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