Fire Danger

Police in Denver arrested the man who was allegedly trying to sell these fireworks (credit: Denver Police)

Police Patrol For Illegal Fireworks After Major Bust In Denver

Police officers and firefighters throughout the Denver metro area are patrolling the streets for illegal fireworks.

07/03/2014

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Ag Secretary Presses On Firefighting Funds, Set For Denver Appearance

As Colorado and other wildfire-prone states brace for another hot, dry summer, the Obama administration is pushing Congress to ensure that enough money is available to fight the destructive blazes.

05/20/2014

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High Fire Danger Plagues Eastern Plains

The fire risk in Colorado is getting higher on the Eastern Plains while a cold front is dampening that risk in some parts of the state brining cooler temperatures, slightly higher humidity and weaker winds.

04/10/2014

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Patrols Stepping Up In Area Popular With Target Shooters

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Forest Service will be stepping up partials in an area popular with target shooters.

04/09/2014

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Wildfire Season Outlook Mixed Across Colorado

Many factors will play into this year’s fire season, including drought, winter snow and this summer’s weather pattern.

03/20/2014

Breckenridge (credit: CBS)

Tourists Flocked To High Country Over Holiday Weekend

Wildfires in Colorado this summer have made national headlines, and there are concerns fewer people will visit our state because of it.

07/09/2013

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Udall Has Warning About Fire Danger This Summer

The fire danger remains high to very high across much of the state. Because of the danger more areas are imposing fire bans.

06/29/2013

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Jefferson County Bans Smoking In All Parks, Open Spaces

The high fire danger across the Front Range has prompted Jefferson County officials to ban smoking in all parks until conditions get safer.

06/28/2013

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Fireworks Company Says They Can Still Shoot Off Displays Safely

With the fire danger remaining high to extreme across Colorado, many communities are debating whether to have fireworks shows on the 4th of July.

06/24/2013

An image of the fire danger across the West on June 12, 2013 (credit: fs.fed.us)

More Communities Enact Fire Restrictions As Fire Danger Grows

The high fire danger across much of Colorado has a growing number of counties and communities putting their fire bans in place.

06/12/2013

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