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After days of cleanup and repairs, transportation officials have reopened several state highways in the aftermath of powerful floods that ripped bridges and roads in northern Colorado, severely restricting travel in populated areas.
The federal government is ready to help flood victims but some people are reluctant to apply for it because they are in the country illegally.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency says they’ve provided $12.3 million in assistance to Colorado flood victims, with nearly all of the money going to temporary housing and home repairs.
Colorado State players will wear helmet decals honoring the victims of Colorado’s floods as well as rescuers and recovery personnel during Saturday’s game at No. 1-ranked Alabama.
American Red Cross workers in North Texas are en route to Colorado to help with the massive relief effort in a state beset by deadly flooding that’s displaced thousands of people.
Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia, the American Red Cross and the state Emergency Management Office are teaming up for the “Prepare Colorado” program.
Firefighters are making progress on a wildfire that has forced people in 300 homes near Walsenburg to flee.
The Red Cross has closed their shelters at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs campus and the Elbert County Fairgrounds.
A fire broke out Monday morning in a Denver apartment building and sent people scrambling out of their homes.
The American Red Cross along with Gov. John Hickenlooper on Friday honored the medical professionals and first responders who helped the victims from last summer’s Aurora movie shooting.