Lightning Sparked Summit County Fire That Burned 238 AcresInvestigators say lightning caused a wildfire that scorched 238 acres north of Silverthorne.
Large Marijuana Growing Operation Found In Colorado ForestColorado authorities say they removed more than 11,700 marijuana plants that were part of an illegal growing operation in the San Isabel National Forest.
Bad Fire Season Running Through U.S. Firefighting BudgetThe Obama administration says wildfires have been so bad this season that the Forest Service will exhaust its firefighting budget within the next month and will again have to tap into other programs for more money.
'Same Old Problem' Says Wildlife Manager About Bears Closing CampgroundsA popular Colorado high county camping and hiking area will be closed until further notice due to problems with bears.
Too Many Bears: Overnight Camping Banned At Crater LakeOvernight camping is no longer allowed at Crater Lake because of bears.
Deadly Ice Cave Collapse In Washington Claims 1, Injures 4An ice cave in Washington State collapsed on Monday evening, killing one person and injuring four others.
Maroon Bells Visitors Now Required To Take A BusThe bus from the Aspen Highlands Ski Area up to the Maroon Bells started on Saturday. The Forest Service says it's just too popular of a location to let everyone drive.
Interior Secretary Jewell On Wildfires: 'Future Of American West Is At Stake'Some of country's top officials are warning of a potentially catastrophic wildfire season across the West, and now state forest rangers say they're ready for the worst.
Feds Say Southwest, Northwest Could See Catastrophic WildfiresDespite a wet spring over much of the nation, the Obama administration warned Tuesday of potentially catastrophic wildfires this summer, especially in the Southwest and Northwest.
Wildfire Burning Near Durango 60 Percent ContainedThe 213 Fire burning on about 60 acres of Southern Ute tribal land on both sides of the Animas River was about 60 percent contained on Tuesday.
Wildfires Burning Near Kenosha Pass, DurangoFirefighters are working to contain two wildfires burning in Colorado.
Ski Resorts Turn Themselves Into Summer Resorts TooIn the old days, after the snow melted at ski resorts, all that remained was grass, a gondola and the occasional alpine slide.