Public Affairs Office

The Mountaineer

The Mountaineer is a Commercial-Enterprise contract awarded to the Colorado Springs Military Newspaper Group. The Mountaineer is delivered to all on-post housing, selected drop-off points on post, including Evans Army Community Hospital, the Post Exchange, the Commissary and numerous locations in the Colorado Springs area.

Information on drop-off points or requests for subscriptions may be directed to the Colorado Springs Military Newspaper Group.

The publisher provides the newspaper at no charge to the U.S. Army in exchange for selling of advertisements. Please call their office concerning costs of advertising. The Mountaineer staff does not have this information and is prohibited by regulation from selling advertising. Additionally, the Mountaineer staff does not sell subscriptions. For information about subscriptions and advertising please call the publisher at 719.634.5905

Mountaineer Submission Information

The newspaper is published weekly and is released on Fridays. Also, there is no paper published the week of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. The Fort Carson Public Affairs Office is responsible for the editorial content of the paper.

Deadline: Submissions are due by noon the Friday prior to publication.

Submission by mail:

Public Affairs Office

ATTN: Mountaineer

1626 Ellis Street

Suite 200, Bldg. 1218

Fort Carson, CO 80913

In-Person submission location:

Bldg. 1217, Room 320

Fort Carson, CO

Submission FAX:


Submission Email:

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Commercial: 719.526.1241