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Red Cross Installs Smoke Detectors In High-Risk Denver Neighborhoods

In an effort to reduce deaths and injuries from home fires, the American Red Cross on Saturday went to neighborhoods in the Denver metro area and installed free smoke detectors.

10/25/2014

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Colorado Red Cross Workers Head To California To Help Wildfire Victims

Two American Red Cross workers from Colorado are on their way to California to help communities affected by wildfires.

09/22/2014

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Red Cross Volunteer From Loveland Heading To Washington Wildfires

A local Red Cross volunteer will go to Washington state to help the area reeling from a series of wildfires.

08/05/2014

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Residents Jump From Balconies To Escape Fire, 8 Hospitalized

Eight people were taken to the hospital early Monday when a fire broke out in Centennial at an apartment complex.

06/23/2014

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‘Sandless’ Sandbags Being Used To Prepare For Floods

“Sandless” sandbags are helping communities across Colorado prepare for the possibility of flooding.

04/28/2014

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Littleton Public Schools Turns To Red Cross To Get Prepared

It’s the scanner traffic no one ever wants to hear: an active shooter is in a school, followed by “This is not a drill.”

03/21/2014

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30-Year-Old Lesson Helps Man Save Pregnant Co-Worker’s Life

Every year the American Red Cross trains thousands people to do CPR. It’s a lesson Denver resident Douglas Schillinger learned several decades ago.

03/21/2014

Left to right: Sgt. Justin Hill, CW2 Brennan Avants; Capt. Alec Finlay; Maj. Eric Carlson (credit: Colorado National Guard)

Fort Carson Soldiers Proudly Serve At Home When Disasters Strike

Usually the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade flies combat missions overseas but when it moved to Fort Carson in 2013 the soldiers knew they could find themselves on missions much closer to home.

03/17/2014

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Residents Scramble After Fire Breaks Out At Adams County Condos

Firefighters battled a raging fire at an Adams County condominium complex Tuesday afternoon.

03/04/2014

Residents unload an injured man from a truck schedule for airlift to Manila in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan on November 13, 2013 in Tacloban, Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan, packing maximum sustained winds of 195 mph (315 kph), slammed into the southern Philippines and left a trail of destruction in multiple provinces, forcing hundreds of thousands to evacuate and making travel by air and land to hard-hit provinces difficult. Around 10,000 people are feared dead in the strongest typhoon to hit the Philippines this year. (Photo by Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)

Colorado, Wyoming Residents Seek Loved Ones In Philippines

Red Cross workers in Colorado and Wyoming have heard from 37 families trying to locate loved ones in the Philippines after the devastating typhoon.

11/13/2013

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