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High Park Fire

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Sen. Udall Upset Senate Shot Down Wildfire Funding

This past year was one of our worst wildfire seasons on record in Colorado. Even so, the U.S. Senate voted against a plan providing half a billion dollars in wildfire funding and Colorado Sen. Mark Udall isn’t pleased.

12/31/2012

Sen. Mark Udall (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Udall Criticizes Rejection Of Wildfire Amendment

U.S. Sen. Mark Udall is criticizing his colleagues’ rejection of an amendment he says would have fully funded the Forest Service’s Wildland Fire Management Account ahead of next year’s wildfire season.

12/29/2012

Ira and Donna Baker talks with CBS4's Ty Brennan. (credit: CBS)

Home ‘Rises From The Ashes’ In High Park Burn Area

It’s a first in the aftermath of the High Park Fire. Larimer County has issued a certificate of occupancy for a rebuilt home.

12/21/2012

Anne Kainau points to where her house used to stand. (credit: CBS)

Ministry Helps High Park Victims Find Homes For The Holidays

The High Park fire destroyed 259 homes when it burned in the foothills west of Fort Collins last summer.

12/13/2012

Michael Maher in court (credit: CBS)

Man Accused Of Impersonating Firefighter During Wildfires Pleads Not Guilty

Investigators say during the Lower North Fork Fire one of the men on the lines was not a real firefighter. He’s also accused of impersonating a firefighter during the High Park Fire.

12/03/2012

A front-loader at the site of the new bridge (credit: CBS)

Generous Contractors Help Out High Park Fire Victims

They’re trying to move on with their lives after a disastrous wildfire, and now victims of the High Park Fire are getting help from a group of generous contractors.

10/22/2012

Mulch covers a portion of the High Park Fire burn area in Larimer County. (credit: CBS)

Aerial Mulch Helps High Park Fire Burn Area With Recovery

Aerial mulching is part of $2.5 million set aside for Colorado to help repair the damage from our summer of devastating wildfires.

10/05/2012

Wild Fire Tees (credit: CBS)

T-Shirt Company Makes Big Money For Wildfire Victims

What started as a small idea when the Waldo Canyon Fire was burning this summer is now making a big difference for victims.

10/01/2012

Crews clear mud from Highway 14 in Larimer County in the High Park Fire burn area after heavy rain on Thursday. (credit: CBS)

2 Mudslides In Larimer County After More Rain

More rain in an area that burned in the High Park wildfire in Larimer County has led to at least two mudslides.

09/28/2012

State Insurance Commissioner Jim Riesberg (credit: CBS)

Colorado’s Insurance Commissioner Offers Advice For Wildfire Victims

Insurance claims are on the minds of many homeowners trying to rebuild after this summer’s destructive wildfires.

09/17/2012

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