Waldo Canyon Fire
Crews are cleaning up after a mud slide washed away cars near the Waldo Canyon fire burn area in Manitou Springs.
Rain caused mudslides in the Waldo Canyon burn area on Wednesday, closing westbound U.S. Highway 24 at Manitou Springs.
Residents in Manitou Springs are bracing for more possible flash flooding on Tuesday as they clean up from Monday night’s damaging mud invasion.
Scores of new homes are springing up just one year after the Waldo Canyon Fire ravaged a Colorado Springs neighborhood.
A couple whose home burned in the Waldo Canyon Fire last year wants to offer hope to the hundreds who similarly lost their homes in this month’s Black Forest Fire.
Crews gained the upper hand on the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history Saturday and had more than half the blaze contained as officials prepared to lift mandatory evacuation orders.
Part of the federal response to the Black Forest Fire is the huge role the military has played in battling the fire.
Denver Broncos guard Ben Garland says his thoughts and prayers are with families near the Black Forest wildfire – including his own.
Devastating wildfires have touched the lives of many Colorado Springs families last year and again this year, and CBS4’s Kelly Werthmann’s family is among those whose lives have been altered.
Nothing beats the glow of a campfire, especially at night. But last year with a fire ban in place, having a campfire meant campers could be fined hundreds of dollars or more. Fortunately, this is not last year.