High Park Fire
When the High Park Fire hit the steep terrain around the W.O.L.F. sanctuary they had to try to round up animals in fenced enclosures as large as an acre.
A man who lost his home in the High Park Fire and vowed to rebuild has died.
Fire and insurance safety experts are hoping to make homes being rebuilt in burn areas across Colorado safer.
Colorado officials are holding a remembrance ceremony and concert in to honor lives lost in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and pay tribute to Colorado emergency crews who responded to summer wildfires and the July 20 theater shootings.
As of Wednesday the northern part of Colorado has high fire danger, and the U.S. Forest Service fears it will only get worse.
Some people who lost their homes to the High Park Fire say insurance companies are not doing enough to help them rebuild.
A public hearing is being held in Fort Collins for victims of the High Park wildfire who are irate over insurance problems.
Residents are starting the process of rebuilding after June’s wildfire west of Fort Collins that scorched 136 square miles and destroyed 259 homes.
After a summer of wildfires that have destroyed hundreds of homes in Colorado Sen. Mark Udall says an old law that could be affecting the federal response to fires needs to be examined.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is asking President Barack Obama to expand disaster aid for communities hurt by wildfires.