Complex Rescue Effort Brings Out Injured Open Space EmployeeRescuers hauled an injured JeffCo Open Space employee safely off steep slopes near Golden Gate Canyon Tuesday in an effort that brought together a large team of responders.
Mobile Weather Lab Finds Howling Winds In West Metro DenverOn Monday night the Mobile Weather Lab traveled from Denver to Highway 93 between Golden and Boulder and found 54 mph wind speeds.
Wildfire In Golden Gate Canyon Gets Close To Some HomesSome homeowners have been warned they might have to evacuate due to a wildfire burning in Jefferson County.
Wife Saves Husband's Life After Lightning Strike 'I Thought I Was A Widow'A wife may have saved her husband's life after he was struck by lightning and was completely unresponsive outside their home in Golden Gate Canyon.
Mandatory Evacuations Lifted For Fire West Of GoldenA brush fire that started west of Golden Monday afternoon grew and prompted mandatory evacuations in the area, but they were later lifted.
Gilpin County Hit Hard By Strong Wind GustsGilpin County was hit hard by strong winds on Sunday. United power says up to 1,500 homes lost power overnight, many of them in Golden Gate Canyon and near Rollinsville.
Crews Have Success Fighting Indian Gulch FireThe Indian Gulch Fire is 77 percent contained Thursday afternoon. It's burned 1,700 acres in steep, rugged terrain west of Golden.
Indian Gulch Wildfire Forces Roads Closures AgainFirefighters worked through the night to prevent a wildfire burning west of Denver from growing, but it grew t0 1,211 acres by Wednesday afternoon.
Brush Fire Burning Near Golden Gate Canyon Fire crews are fighting a grass fire that's burned five acres northwest of Golden. The fire began at about 10:15 a.m. Sunday.