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.
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.
Fire Ban Lifted In JeffcoThe current fire ban in unincorporated Jefferson County will be lifted on Friday because of recent rainfall and the reduced threat of wildfire.
Those Who Disobey Fire Bans Could End Up In JailWildfire 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.
More Colorado Communities Enact Fire RestrictionsMore communities are enacting fire restrictions as hot, dry, gusty weather fuels wildfires around Colorado.
Douglas County Sheriff Enacts Fireworks BanDouglas County is enacting a temporary ban on fireworks and open burning in unincorporated parts of the county.
No Campfires In The High CountryColorado's extreme fire danger has triggered extreme restrictions in the High Country for campers. Open fires have been banned in nearly every forest and county along the Interstate 70 corridor.
More Fire Restrictions Tighten In Parts Of ColoradoSome Colorado communities are tightening fire restrictions amid high fire danger and forecasts for more dry weather.
Fire Restrictions Remain In Elbert County For The HolidayOne of Colorado's largest counties on the Eastern Plains, Elbert County, will keep burn restrictions in place over the Fourth of July holiday.
Colorado Is State Of All Seasons For July 4thOn one end of Colorado, holiday travelers who want to hike or camp Colorado's high country are being warned of waist-high snow in spots and potential avalanches.