The incident commander for a fire that prompted evacuations in the foothills near Evergreen says the blaze isn’t controlled yet but is fully contained.
In March 2012, a wildfire caused by a prescribed burn that went out of control killed three Jefferson County residents, destroyed or damaged 27 houses, and charred about 2 square miles.
About 140 residents remain evacuated while firefighters battle a blaze near Evergreen.
An emergency alert will go out to hundreds of people near Evergreen Friday telling them to evacuate their homes — but it’s just a drill.
Everyone inside a burning cabin near Evergreen escaped early Wednesday morning.
A gun lobbyist accused of going too far to push his point in Colorado faces an ethics investigation.
Fire officials in the high country aren’t counting on too much help from Mother Nature, so while they hope for the best when it comes to moisture, they’ll be planning for the worst.
A Colorado woman shot a gun for the first time in her life after she found her family dog under attack by a mountain lion.
A Colorado doctor who created a health care app will among those sitting with the first lady during President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday.
There has been a string of mountain lion attacks in the foothills. The attacks have all been centered around Evergreen, Kittredge and the Bailey area.