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On February 19, 2009 By

The top civilian in the proposed expansion of the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site gets reassigned, child deaths related to influenza, and more.

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Spending a week skiing might sound like recreation to some, but for the Army’s 10th Special Forces Group, it’s a critical part of their work. Based out of Fort Carson, they’re high altitude-cold weather specialists. Like the legendary 10th Mountain Division troops who pioneered winter warfare during World War II, the 10th […]

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On January 22, 2009 By

Bennet gets sworn into the US Senate…Updating wildfire conditions at Fort Carson…how drought conditions affect agriculture…and Colorado cat owners, beware.

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Troops from Ft. Carson have been busy in recent weeks in Iraq. They’ve been seeing combat every day after a period of relative calm.

Families back home are ticking off the fifth month that their loved ones have been away. It will be another ten months before they come home.

Recently some soldiers families got […]

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News

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February 21, 2018 | KJZZ-FM · Local Native Americans grew teparies for centuries, but the beans began to sink into obscurity. Now, thanks to seed preservation and farmers who want to preserve the past, they’re making a comeback.
 

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February 21, 2018 | NPR · Attacks on rebel-held eastern Ghouta, outside Damascus, have killed over 250 civilians and show no signs of slowing. Aid groups say pro-regime forces are targeting residential buildings and hospitals.
 

February 21, 2018 | NPR · One of the most influential religious figures of the 20th century, he radically changed the face of born-again Christianity from fundamentalism to a more embracing evangelicalism.
 

Arts & Life

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February 21, 2018 | NPR · The recently concluded third season of The CW’s darkly hilarious musical comedy series featured 25 original songs; once again, Glen Weldon ranks them all with cool, scientific precision.
 

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February 21, 2018 | NPR · Your parents’ favorite travel expert has made his name as a low-key, approachable, optimistic guy. But in his new book, he doesn’t shy away from trouble and the ways travel makes you an outsider.
 

February 20, 2018 | NPR · Michael Stuhlbarg is having a breakout year in Hollywood. NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks to the actor about his year, which includes being in three of this year’s Best Picture nominated films.
 

Music

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February 21, 2018 | WXPN-FM · The Irishman joins us at Reservoir Studios in New York City to perform songs from his new album, Between Two Shores.
 

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February 21, 2018 | NPR · The Compton rapper goes from artist to architect and climbs to the top of the Billboard 200 with a soundtrack curated from the diaspora.
 

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February 21, 2018 | NPR · The vocalist and percussionist’s new album is a celebration of Afro-Cuban spirituality — and grooves.
 

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