JeffCo Ready With Backup Plan In Case Reverse 911 FailsThe wildfire burning in the mostly rural area southwest of Denver was 45 percent contained Thursday evening. JeffCo acknowledges there was an issue with alerting all homeowners about the evacuations.
Hickenlooper: Devastation From Flames 'Sobering'Gov. John Hickenlooper toured the devastation from the Lower North Fork Fire from a helicopter on Thursday and met with those who have been forced from their homes.
Lower North Fork Fire 45 Percent ContainedThe wildfire burning in the mostly rural area southwest of Denver was 45 percent contained Thursday evening.
Crews Achieve 15 Percent Containment On Lower North Fork FireBolstered by reinforcements, fire crews were focusing Wednesday on building containment lines around the 7-square-mile wildfire that destroyed dozens of homes in the mountains southwest of Denver and may have claimed two lives.
Questions & Answers About Colorado Wildfire LiabilityResidents and officials affected by the Lower North Fork wildfire are asking who might pay if it is found that a prescribed burn set by the Colorado State Forest Service ignited the blaze.
Lower North Fork Fire Claims 2 Lives, At Least 23 Homes DestroyedThe Lower North Fork Fire has destroyed at least 16 homes and left two people dead, authorities said Tuesday. Authorities have now identified the bodies as husband and wife.