Creede

North Clear Creek Falls (credit: fs.usda.gov/riogrande)

Michigan Man Killed In Fall In Rio Grande National Forest

A Michigan man was killed Friday morning after falling while taking a picture from the top of a waterfall in Rio Grande National Forest.

08/18/2014

The West Fork Complex Fire  (credit: CBS)

Assessment Reveals West Fork Complex Fire Only 19 Percent Contained

The battle against the massive West Fork Complex Fire took a setback on Monday.

07/08/2013

The West Fork Complex Fire  (credit: CBS)

Crews Gain More Control Over West Fork Complex Fire

Fire crews are slowly getting control of the West Fork Complex Fire in southwest Colorado.

07/06/2013

The West Fork Complex Fire  (credit: CBS)

Papoose Fire Could Flare Up In Beetle Kill Area

One of the trio of wildfires burning in southwestern Colorado is expected to be active in the coming days.

07/03/2013

(credit: Rocky Mountain Type 1 Incident Management Team)

Flag At West Fork Fire Lowered For Fallen Arizona Firefighters

The flag at a command post for a huge wildfire burning in southwestern Colorado is flying at half staff.

07/01/2013

The West Fork Complex Fire  (credit: CBS)

West Fork Complex Fire Now 2 Percent Contained

The West Fork Fire is the biggest wildfire burning in Colorado and has so far burned more than 90,000 acres, but on Saturday there was 2 percent containment.

06/29/2013

The West Fork Complex Fire  (credit: CBS)

Lighter Winds Help Slow Down Massive SW Colorado Fire

The massive wildfire burning in southwestern Colorado is finally slowing down a bit.

06/26/2013

The West Fork Complex Fire  (credit: CBS)

Winds Ease At West Fork Complex Fire, But Town Still A Concern

This is what counts as good news in Colorado’s wildfire season: a breezy day but at least not three straight hours of winds blowing at 25 mph or more.

06/25/2013

West Fork Fire as seen from Creede. (credit: Keith Siddel)

Crews Hope For Any Kind Of Break At West Fork Complex Fire

Crews defending small homes, a ski area and a handful of roads against an erratic wildfire in Colorado’s southwest mountains hoped Monday for a break – any break – in the weather that will allow them to launch a more strategic assault.

06/24/2013

West Fork Fire (credit: Denise Benavides)

Fire Rages, South Fork Braces For Long Evacuation

A colossal wildfire near a popular summer retreat in southern Colorado continues to be driven by winds and fueled by dead trees in a drought-stricken area, authorities said Sunday.

06/23/2013

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