Veterans

12:00am

Tue June 22, 2010
Military

Senate Armed Services Committee Gives Critical Eye To TBI Treatment

Editor's Note: This story was published on 2010-06-22 on a previous version of KUNC.org

The US Senate Armed Services Committee took a closer look today at the military's effort to diagnose and treat Traumatic Brain Injuries among troops and veterans.

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5:00am

Thu June 10, 2010
Veterans

Colorado Vets Benefit from Special Judicial Court

Editor's Note: This article was originally published on 2010-06-10 on an older version of KUNC.org.

Since the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan started in 2001 and 2003, thousands of active military and veterans have committed misdemeanor and felony crimes in Colorado Springs, which is just north of the Fort Carson Army Base.

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12:00am

Wed March 31, 2010
Military

Partnership Helps Army's Most Severely Wounded in Colorado

After an IED blast cut Aubrey Jollotta’s (right) military career short, he returned to school to learn how to make custom rifles for other wounded veterans. He shakes the hand of marine Dean Sanchez (left), who will be receiving one of Jollotta's custom-m
KUNC

Editor's Note: This article was published on 2010-03-31 on a previous version of KUNC.org.

Finding a job is not easy in today's economy for those men and women returning from military service in Iraq and Afghanistan. But for those who have the most severe injuries, returning to the workforce takes on a whole new level of difficulty. Now two national organizations are teaming up to help the Army's most severely wounded in Colorado.

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