Fort Carson http://www.kunc.org en Two Colorado Soldiers' Advocates Sue For Access To Fort Carson http://www.kunc.org/post/two-colorado-soldiers-advocates-sue-access-fort-carson <p>Claiming that they’ve been illegally barred from entering a base south of Colorado Springs, Robert Alvarez and Georg-Andreas “Andrew” Pogany have filed suit in U.S. District Court.</p><p> Fri, 16 May 2014 18:55:29 +0000 Grace Hood 56603 at http://www.kunc.org Two Colorado Soldiers' Advocates Sue For Access To Fort Carson Bennet Bill Would Study Other Than Honorable Discharges http://www.kunc.org/post/bennet-bill-would-study-other-honorable-discharges <p><a href="http://kunc.org/post/gazette-excerpt-injured-war-punished-home">Last spring,</a> the Colorado Springs Gazette investigated the connection between war wounds, military misconduct and other-than-honorable or bad conduct discharges. Now Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet wants to officially study the topic.</p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 23:32:16 +0000 Grace Hood 51680 at http://www.kunc.org Bennet Bill Would Study Other Than Honorable Discharges Pentagon Extends Benefits To Same-Sex Spouses, Fort Carson Reacts http://www.kunc.org/post/pentagon-extends-benefits-same-sex-spouses-fort-carson-reacts <p>Fort Carson officials are reacting to Wednesday’s announcement by the Department of Defense to extend all spousal and family benefits to same-sex spouses of uniformed service members.</p><p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 18:50:40 +0000 Nathan Heffel 48392 at http://www.kunc.org Pentagon Extends Benefits To Same-Sex Spouses, Fort Carson Reacts Gazette Excerpt: Injured In Iraq, Jailed At Home http://www.kunc.org/post/gazette-excerpt-injured-iraq-jailed-home <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When wounded combat veterans lash out, the Army struggles to respond justly.</span></p><p> Tue, 21 May 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Dave Philipps 44607 at http://www.kunc.org Gazette Excerpt: Injured In Iraq, Jailed At Home Gazette Excerpt: No Break For The Wounded http://www.kunc.org/post/gazette-excerpt-no-break-wounded <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Modern medicine saved </span>Sgt<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span>Jerrald<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Jensen when he was injured in combat. Decades-old disciplinary rules awaited when he returned home.</span></p><p> Mon, 20 May 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Dave Philipps 44523 at http://www.kunc.org Gazette Excerpt: No Break For The Wounded