cbs4

Walsenburg

The West Fork Complex Fire  (credit: CBS)

Winds Ease At West Fork Complex Fire, But Town Still A Concern

This is what counts as good news in Colorado’s wildfire season: a breezy day but at least not three straight hours of winds blowing at 25 mph or more.

06/25/2013

East Peak Fire (credit: CBS)

Red Flag Conditions For Fire Near Walsenburg

Firefighters battling the wildfire near Walsenburg are still facing red flag conditions.

06/25/2013

East Peak Fire (credit: CBS)

Wildfire Near Walsenburg Is 50 Percent Contained

Firefighters are working to build more containment lines around the 20-square-mile wildfire burning near Walsenburg.

06/24/2013

East Peak Fire (credit: CBS)

Crews Make Progress On Walsenburg Blaze

Firefighters are making progress on a wildfire that has forced people in 300 homes near Walsenburg to flee.

06/23/2013

A Chinook helicopter from Fort Carson (credit: CBS)

Colorado National Guard Helps With Security, Helicopters At Fires

More than 100 Colorado National Guard soldiers and pilots are helping with security and firefighting efforts at three wildfires in the state.

06/22/2013

East Peak Fire (credit: CBS)

Officials: 300 Homes Evacuated Near Walsenburg

Residents from 300 homes remain evacuated because of the fire burning 10 miles south of Walsenburg.

06/22/2013

East Peak Fire (credit: CBS)

East Peak Fire In Huerfano County Destroys 9 Homes

Fire officials say a blaze in Southern Colorado is growing in hot, gusty weather and has destroyed some buildings.

06/21/2013

An image of the Lime Gulch Fire Wednesday afternoon (credit: CBS)

Wildfires Prompt Smoke Warnings From State Officials

The wildfires burning across Colorado have prompted a series of smoke warnings, with some residents being asked to stay inside to avoid hot, smoky conditions.

06/20/2013

East Peak Fire (credit: CBS)

Walsenburg Placed On Pre-Evacuation Notice As Wildfire Rages

The East Peak Fire in Huerfano County has grown to more than 1,000 acres and has led to an order for a pre-evacuation notice for the Southern Colorado city of Walsenburg.

06/20/2013

The fire in Huerfano County (credit: KKTV)

Evacuations Ordered For Wildfire South Of Walsenburg

Approximately 200 residents were ordered to evacuate after a wildfire broke out in Huerfano County Tuesday afternoon.

06/11/2013

more

previous