Red Canyon Fire
Additional firefighters were requested to fight the Red Canyon Fire burning in Garfield County on Friday evening. Crews investigated whether lightning may have sparked the fire.
The monsoon weather helped lower the fire danger in Colorado over the last month or so. Right now most of Colorado is listed under the moderate category.
Firefighters say a wildfire burning southeast of Glenwood Springs is fully contained.
People evacuated by a wildfire burning southeast of Glenwood Springs are returning home.
Firefighters are hoping to have even more containment on the Red Canyon Fire before hotter temperatures and drier conditions move in this weekend.
Two helicopters made water drops on the Red Canyon Fire burning in Garfield County on Wednesday while strong winds kept air tankers away.
A wildfire southeast of Glenwood Springs was 10 percent contained Wednesday morning.
A wildfire in Garfield County has prompted evacuations.