High Park Fire
The large, destructive wildfires and major flooding that have ravaged Colorado in recent years often gave responders little warning.
A local Red Cross volunteer will go to Washington state to help the area reeling from a series of wildfires.
After the Alkali Fire charred roughly 21,000 acres of brush and grass in northwestern Colorado last month, the state’s so-far timid wildfire season limped meekly through July. Colorado’s wildfire season in 2014 has been very mild by comparison.
Volunteers were out all day packing sandbags in Loveland on Friday hoping that all of the hard work will help save homes.
Larimer County is working with nonprofit disaster relief workers to provide free sand bags to residents who have been affected by forest fires and erosion flooding over the past two years.
A man who impersonated a firefighter during last year’s High Park Fire in Larimer County pleaded guilty on Thursday.
Last summer dozens of wolves in Rist Canyon survived one of Colorado’s biggest wildfires — the High Park Fire. Now the wolf sanctuary is trying to recover from last month’s devastating floods.
They survived a wildfire but this week some people living in Rist Canyon suffered through mudslides.
People living in Rist Canyon near the High Park burn area are cleaning up after mudslides left a mess.
A public-private partnership aimed at thinning out vegetation that could fuel catastrophic wildfires that threaten water supplies and hydroelectric facilities was announced on Friday by federal officials.