Franktown

(credit: CBS)

Family Dog Dies As Firefighters Face Challenges In Elbert County

A two-alarm house fire in Elbert County caused some big challenges for firefighters Sunday morning. First the crews had problems with the water supply, and then they tried desperately and unsuccessfully to save a family dog.

11/16/2014

Lightning damaged electrical boxes at Franktown Elementary School (credit: Douglas Co. School District)

Franktown Elementary Closes Early From Lightning Strike Damage

Students at Franktown Elementary School were released early on Wednesday after it was damaged by a lightning strike.

08/27/2014

(credit: CBS)

Home Goes Up In Flames In Rural Douglas County

A fire destroyed a home in Douglas County overnight.

06/10/2014

An image of the fire (credit: Timothy Tonge/CRFD)

Firefighters Truck In Water To Barn Fire In Remote Area In Castle Rock

Firefighters are looking into the cause of a fire at a barn in Castle Rock.

05/23/2014

Colorado Freedom Memorial (credit: CBS)

New Trees Replace Stolen Ones At Colorado Freedom Memorial

A month ago three donated trees were stolen from the Colorado Freedom Memorial and now two new ones are taking root thanks to donations from the community.

03/29/2014

(credit: Franktown Fire Department)

2 Taken To Hospital After SUV-School Bus Crash

Two people were taken to the hospital Thursday morning in a crash involving a school bus in Douglas County.

02/20/2014

One of the suspects (credit: CBS)

Douglas County Deputies Search For 2 Women Suspected In Burglaries

Law enforcement in Douglas and Elbert counties would like the public’s help identifying suspects in a string of burglaries.

07/03/2013

Kenny is one of 20 abandoned donkeys rescued (credit: CBS)

Rescued Donkeys Now Ready For Adoption

More than a dozen donkeys left for dead have been rescued and are now ready for adoption.

06/01/2013

Kenny is one of 20 abandoned donkeys rescued (credit: CBS)

Donkeys Left For Dead Rescued, Former Owner Facing Charges

More than a dozen donkeys left for dead have been rescued and their former owner is facing charges.

05/24/2013

(credit: CBS)

Firefighters Put Out Big Brush Fire Near Franktown

Firefighters in Douglas County are looking for the cause of a big brushfire near Franktown.

08/30/2012

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