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Volunteers plant pine seedlings in the Hayman Fire Burn Area. (credit: CBS)

Tourism Back After Iron Mountain Fire, Hayman Fire

Tourism in Fremont County, and in much of the state, took an economic hit after the Iron Mountain Fire moved fast and furious in the Copper Gulch area after igniting on June 2, 2002.

06/16/2012

Officials ID Jumpers In Fatal Skydiving Accident

Officials have identified a first-time skydiver killed and an instructor injured when their main and reserve parachutes became tangled during a tandem jump.

04/02/2012

1 Killed In Fremont County Skydiving Accident

A Fremont County official says one skydiver was killed and an instructor was injured when their main and reserve parachutes tangled during a tandem jump.

04/01/2012

An image showing how Over The River would look. (credit: CBS)

Fremont County OKs Christo’s Over The River Plan

Fremont County commissioners voted Tuesday to approve a permit for the artist Christo’s Over The River project.

03/27/2012

Christo at a meeting in Fremont County in February (credit: CBS)

DU Law Students Aim To Halt ‘Over The River’

The artist Christo wants to stretch fabric over the Arkansas River as part of a massive art exhibition. But now a group of University of Denver law students are joining in on the fight to put a stop to it before it ever starts.

02/01/2012

For some people, going to Canon City can mean they are going to be there for a long, long time. It’s been the prison capitol of Colorado since the 1800s. But for those who know they’ll be there only a short time, making a visit to the Museum of Colorado Prisons is a must ... READ ON: Museum Of Colorado Prisons Shows Off Creativity Behind Bars (credit: CBS)

Museum Of Colorado Prisons Showcases Creativity Behind Bars

Going to Canon City can mean going there for a long, long time. But for those who won’t be, making a visit to the Museum of Colorado Prisons is a must.

12/01/2011

Deputies: 2 Die From Gas Leak In Fremont County

Authorities say two people have died in a home west of Canon City as a result of a gas leak.

10/11/2011

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Freeze, Drought Declarations Issued In Colorado

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Fremont County in Colorado as a primary natural disaster due to a series of freezes that occurred in April and May, and expanded drought assistance to nine counties.

07/13/2011

Duckett Fire (credit: CBS)

Residents Near Duckett Wildfire Begin Returning Home

Residents evacuated from a Colorado wildfire are beginning to return home.

06/20/2011

Duckett Fire (credit: CBS)

Costs To Fight Duckett Fire Reach $4M

Fire officials say costs of fighting a blaze burning on seven square miles in the southern Colorado mountains have reached about $4 million.

06/19/2011

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