West Fork Complex Fire
The Pipeline Fire burning near Trinidad was started by lightning on Wednesday and so far has burned 100 acres.
The battle against the massive West Fork Complex Fire took a setback on Monday.
Fire crews are slowly getting control of the West Fork Complex Fire in southwest Colorado.
One of the trio of wildfires burning in southwestern Colorado is expected to be active in the coming days.
Firefighters now have a handle on a small wildfire in Jefferson County.
The flag at a command post for a huge wildfire burning in southwestern Colorado is flying at half staff.
The West Fork Fire is the biggest wildfire burning in Colorado and has so far burned more than 90,000 acres, but on Saturday there was 2 percent containment.
There’s now a proposal to get Colorado more wildfire fighting resources.
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.
Crews defending small homes, a ski area and a handful of roads against an erratic wildfire in Colorado’s southwest mountains hoped Monday for a break – any break – in the weather that will allow them to launch a more strategic assault.