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Sgt. Jonathan C. Thibault / Fort Carson Public Affairs Office

The Black Forest Fire earned another distinction Thursday as fire officials announced they had discovered the remains of two persons in the fire zone. The other Colorado fires are beginning to wind down.

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The Black Forest Fire was confirmed to have grown radically in size overnight. This NASA photo shows the size of fire Wednesday.

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With new evacuations overnight, firefighters continue to battle the Black Forest Fire while other fires in Colorado are seeing some containment or slower growth.

Kirk Siegler / NPR

Two days after the one year anniversary of the High Park Fire and ahead of the Waldo Canyon anniversary, Colorado’s wildfire season has started in earnest.

National Gaurd

It appears the Air Force’s C-130’s equipped with Mobile Air Fire Fighting Systems (MAFFS) will be activated to help fight the Black Forest Fire near Colorado Springs.

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The number of homeowners seeking to rebuild inside the Waldo Canyon Fire burn zone has edged above 50 percent.

Gazette Excerpt: Injured In Iraq, Jailed At Home

May 21, 2013
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When wounded combat veterans lash out, the Army struggles to respond justly.

Gazette Excerpt: No Break For The Wounded

May 20, 2013
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Modern medicine saved Sgt. Jerrald Jensen when he was injured in combat. Decades-old disciplinary rules awaited when he returned home.

The Gazette

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injuries are the signature wounds of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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