Park County Under Mandatory Fire Ban, Officials Say They've Been 'Lucky'Extreme heat, a lack of new moisture, wind and low humidity are all creating very dangerous fire conditions in Park County.
This Month May Be Among Top 5 Driest Septembers On RecordSeptember may wind up in the top five driest on record in Colorado and also has a good shot at being the warmest on record. This is really doing a number on the fire danger across the state.
Areas Of Arapahoe & Boulder Counties Placed Under Fire BanAfter a fairly quiet fire season across Colorado things are heating up as we move into early fall.
Fire Restrictions Lifted For Lakewood, National ForestsThanks to recent rainstorms in the Denver metro area another city and more parks are lifting their fire restrictions.
Golden Cancels Fireworks Show, Implements Fire BanGolden is the latest city in Colorado to cancel their 4th of July fireworks show.
Fire Ban Issued For Denver Mountain ParksA fire ban was issued for all Denver Mountain Parks on Thursday because of dry conditions and the high potential for danger.
Forest Service Lifts Campfire, Shooting BansThe U.S. Forest Service is lifting bans on campfires and recreational target shooting in the Boulder Ranger District of the Arapaho and Roosevelt national forests.
Rocky Mountain National Park Lifts Total Fire BanFire restrictions are being eased at Rocky Mountain National Park and some forest lands because of recent rainfall.
Colorado Campers Hope To Get Campfires Going Again SoonWhen Gov. John Hickenlooper lifted the statewide fire ban, it didn't mean campfires and barbecues popped up instantly.
Governor Lifts Statewide Fire BanGov. John Hickenlooper lifted the statewide fire ban on Sunday.
Warnings Sent Out To Get Rid Of Cigarettes SafelyWhen counties and the forest managers put open fire bans into effect, most of them include smoking outdoors.
Fireworks Use Banned, But Sales ContinueThe statewide fire ban ordered by Gov. John Hickenlooper includes the use of private fireworks. But still fireworks are being sold in Colorado.