Northern Colorado

A firefighter observes the High Park Fire on June 14. (credit: CBS)

‘Mother Nature Being Difficult’ In High Park Firefight

New evacuations were ordered overnight for homes in the path of the High Park Fire. Approximately 200 additional notifications went out late Thursday night.


An image of the High Park Fire on Wednesday (credit: CBS)

Chemical Ping-Pong Ball Used In High Park Firefight

The total acreage of the High Park Fire Thursday afternoon was 52,000 and the fire was 15-20 percent contained.


An image of a burned structure in the High Park Fire (credit: CBS)

600-Plus Homes Evacuated, More On Pre-Evacuation Orders

Officials have called off evacuations in more areas around the High Park Fire Wednesday afternoon, but put another area back on pre-evacuation orders.


Michelle Mellenthin and Chris Huizenga watch firefighting efforts from a Jeep on June 11 near Laporte. The two are dating and Huizenga's family lives close by and was evacuated from their home because of the fire. Huizenga said he was worried about his family's home. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

High Park Fire Cost Now At $3M

Officials at the High Park Fire in Larimer County say the cost of the fire has now reached $3 million and by Tuesday night they had it 10 percent contained.


The High Park Fire on June 10 (credit: CBS)

High Park Fire Causes Communication Problems

KUNC radio was knocked off the air Sunday because of the fire.


Stuart Hole Fire (credit: CBS)

Rain Helps Tame Northern Colorado Wildfires

Firefighters say rain and cooler weather are helping them gain ground on several wildfires in northern Colorado.


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Idaho State Escapes With Victory Over Northern Colorado In 2 OT

Chase Grabau went 11-of-15 from the field Thursday night on the way to a 30-point effort, Melvin Morgan added 22 and Kenny McGowen put up 18 as Idaho State defeated Northern Colorado 99-94 in double overtime.


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Woman Found Dead Following Car Crash

Fort Collins police are trying to determine how a woman died after her car was found wrecked in a single-car crash.


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Northern Colorado Beats Northern Arizona 80-64

Connor Osborne had 14 points and Northern Colorado dominated inside to beat Northern Arizona 80-64 and snap a three-game losing streak Saturday night.


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Northern Colorado Loses 93-72 At No. 11 Marquette

Talk about a rough start. Mike Proctor was injured on the opening tip and Northern Colorado went on to a 93-72 loss at No. 11 Marquette on Saturday. The 6-foot-8 senior forward, who was averaging 8.1 points and 4.9 rebounds per game, appeared hurt his right ankle and did not return.