Black Forest Fire
The fallout shelters of the 1950s are clearly making a comeback, and 21st century shelters are of a different breed. Survival has become big business.
Two men who allegedly burglarized Black Forest victims were caught on camera.
Celebrations in the middle of the burn area of the Black Forest Fire are once again underway.
When fire swept through the Colorado Springs suburb of Black Forest last month, it devoured homes down to their foundations, but it didn’t take everything. In the ashes there are still relics waiting to be recovered, if a homeowner has the physical and emotional strength to look for them.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Tuesday there are initial talks with Western governors about sharing a regional aerial fleet to fight fires, although the idea is far from reality at the moment.
Early indications suggest Colorado’s most destructive wildfire wasn’t intentionally set.
Investigators say they are making progress into what caused the Black Forest Fire that destroyed more than 500 and was responsible for the deaths of two people.
Investigators searching for the cause of Colorado’s most destructive wildfire have searched a home this week that’s near the apparent point of origin.
There’s now a proposal to get Colorado more wildfire fighting resources.
Wildfire season is so bad this year that some county leaders aren’t even warning anyone about firework restrictions — they’re just handing out tickets. And open fire bans are being put in place across the state.