The stranded remains of Western Slope veterans were in storage for decades. On Thursday, a full military ceremony saw them finally laid to rest.
The settlement with earplug manufacturer 3M has focused attention on service-related hearing loss, one of the most common health problems among veterans.
Under the old appeals system, veterans had to wait - generally for years - for a hearing before the Board of Veterans Appeals.
The goal is to link the armed services with college students and people at venture tech companies to help bring technology to the military faster.
About 20 educators, most from around the Colorado Springs area, took up a recent invitation from the Army to visit El Paso County’s Fort Carson military base for the day.
Military Appreciation Day is an annual tradition at the state Capitol.
The Air Force Academy reported 21 assaults, and saw sexual harassment on the rise against male students.
Sgt. Jason Mitchell McClary, 24, was one of four service members killed in the explosion last Tuesday.
Air Force’s football team takes on Colorado State University Thanksgiving Day, and Aurora will be there to greet fans.
At least 82,000 veterans have not received their housing allowances on time, including 1,500 at Colorado State University.