Air Force Academy
Part of the federal response to the Black Forest Fire is the huge role the military has played in battling the fire.
Military units helped fight the Black Forest Fire from the air. Troops from Peterson Air Force Base, the Air Force Academy and the Colorado National Guard have been instrumental in the battle.
Denver Broncos guard Ben Garland says his thoughts and prayers are with families near the Black Forest wildfire – including his own.
High winds, low humidity and a large amount of beetle killed trees caused a fire burning in Rocky Mountain National Park to blow up on Tuesday.
Several small wildfires broke out on what turned out to be the hottest day of the year so far — Monday, June 10 — but they were extinguished quickly.
On Monday a former and a current University of Colorado football player will go before a judge facing assault charges.
Hundreds of cadets graduated from the Air Force Academy on Wednesday with more than 20 percent of the newly minted Second Lieutenants being women.
Volunteer pilots are hoping to make the Air Force Academy’s commencement ceremony memorable with a flyover.
Britain’s Prince Harry will mingle with Olympians including Missy Franklin as well as British business executives, students and military officers living in Colorado before cheering on wounded servicemen and women at the Warrior Games on Saturday.
The jets that typically streak over Air Force Academy seniors on graduation day have been grounded by federal budget cuts, but privately owned aerial demonstration teams are volunteering to do the flyover instead.