FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - Gusty winds could hinder firefighters' efforts to contain a wildfire that has scorched up to 1,000 acres in the foothills west of Fort Collins. Calm weather Saturday allowed crews to make significant progress, but the National Weather Service says Sunday could bring warmer temperatures and... more »
It's the fear of the unknown that hurts many evacuees, and for those in the neighborhood of Pinon Valley, returning home brought a mix of emotions.
They're breathing a sigh of relief, but they're grieving for their friends in Mountain Shadows.
"It never crossed my mind that something... more »
Evacuees can find a place to stay at the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo if they need it.
They say no one is staying in the 4-H dorms right now, but it's still an option for those evacuees who need a mattress where they can get some rest. Those at the... more »
The US Postal Service has establish additional locations where evacuees can pick up their mail. The locations are separated by neighborhood based on the customers regular post office.
Evacuees from the Air Force Academy can pick up at the Briargate Post Office, 8585 Criterion Drive 719-598-7516.
Evacuees who... more »
CONIFER, Colo. (AP) - Colorado authorities are allowing all remaining evacuees from the Lower North Fork wildfire to return home on Monday. Jacki Kelley of the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office said that residents of 50 homes can return Monday morning, nearly a week after the fire erupted. She says firefighters... more »
As fire crews gain the upper hand on the Navajo Fire in Teller County, the conditions remain dangerous. Even with 50% containment today the Teller County Sheriff's Office says many hot spots remain and flare ups are common as winds move through the area. Because of this residents who were... more »
Boulder police arrested a man suspected of breaking into the car of a woman and stealing her belongings after she fled her home during the state's most destructive wildfire.
Boulder police said Monday investigators used forensic evidence to link the suspect to the vehicle break-in. Police identified the suspect... more »
The Evangelical Free Church on Main Street in Canon City has opened its doors to evacuees from the Parkland Canyon wildfire.
The church is located at 3000 East Main Street. When our crews drove by the church Monday evening there were no evacuees there yet. However, they were set... more »