Those evacuated by helicopter from cutoff neighborhoods in Larimer County totaled only eight as hundreds of those trapped refused to leave their homes.
Sheriff’s officials say a Livermore man who was fatally shot by a deputy Monday had called 911 to complain about a neighbor, then used a semiautomatic rifle to open fire on deputies who responded.
Evacuations have been ordered in the resort town of Estes Park after high winds stoked the Fern Lake Fire in Rocky Mountain National Park.
Police in Loveland investigated a bomb threat on a bus Wednesday morning. One man was arrested after no explosives were found.
Fire managers say first responders to the High Park Fire moved as quickly as they could once they learned about it.
The sheriff in Larimer County wants to make sure people who get tickets know it’s a matter of safety, not revenue.