West Metro Fire & Rescue
Rescue crews pulled a body from the South Platte River in Waterton Canyon on Saturday.
Emergency responders are preparing for the possibility of flooding along the Front Range as more precipitation is expected and a Flash Flood watch remains in effect for that area through Friday morning.
Budget cuts will force West Metro Fire Rescue to make some staff reductions starting next year that may result in delayed response time to those in need.
Family members of a fallen FDNY firefighter killed on Sept. 11, 2001 will lead the charge at Red Rocks Amphitheatre as thousands gather to remember those who lost their lives on this day 13 years ago.
There is a renewed effort to find the arsonists responsible for several fires in Lakewood that ignited last fall.
West Metro fire crews were mopping up a brush fire in Littleton Saturday evening.
Lightning strikes caused some problems in Lakewood Monday morning.
A semi truck traveling on Interstate 70 at 32nd Avenue ignited in flames on Thursday afternoon.
Police, fire and other emergency responders must be ready when disaster strikes. They practiced their skills at Denver International Airport on Thursday and Friday.
Extreme fire danger across Colorado has prompted some metro area communities to take action to prevent more fires.