Heat, Wind, Clear Skies Intensify Junkins FireFirefighters say warmer-than-normal weather, clear skies and low humidity are intensifying a wildfire burning near Westcliffe that has destroyed nine homes.
Firefighters Hopeful About Battle Against Junkins FireFirefighters expect to keep making progress on the wildfire burning near Westcliffe despite the warmer-than-normal weather and low humidity expected over the coming days.
Fire Crews Make Progress On Junkins FireFire crews made progress on the Junkins Fire Wednesday evening. The fire was three percent contained and crews expected more containment on Thursday.
5 Homes, Other Structures Lost In Junkins Fire Burning In Southern ColoradoThe Junkins Fire consumed more homes on Tuesday. The fire was reported before dawn Monday east of the small town of Westcliffe near the Rocky Mountain foothills.
Calmer Weather Helps Crews Fighting Wildfire In Southern ColoradoCooler and calmer weather Tuesday should help crews fighting a southern Colorado wildfire that has forced the evacuation of hundreds of people and destroyed one home.
Junkins Fire Evacuee: 'I Hope We'll Still Have A House Up There'Some structures have burned after residents were evacuated by a wildfire burning near the southern Colorado town of Westcliffe.
32 Arrested, 20,000 Pot Plants Recovered After Raid On Grow Sites On Public LandsA total of 32 people have been arrested and 20,000 marijuana plants seized in a series of raids on illegal marijuana cultivation sites around Colorado.
20 People In Colorado Face Federal Pot Trafficking ChargesFederal prosecutors charged 20 people in Colorado suspected of trafficking marijuana out of state.
Colorado Man Found In Trunk 6 Days After CrashA Colorado man survived six nights in near-freezing temperatures next to his friend's body before the wreckage of their truck was discovered off of a rural highway, authorities said Friday.
Mother Of Missing Hiker From Arvada Losing OptimismA search continued on Sunday for an Arvada man missing in the mountains of southern Colorado.
Wildlife Officers Use Fire Engine To Get Bear Out Of TreeWildlife officers in Colorado Springs are relocating a bear who wandered into the southeast side of the city.
2 Dead, 3 Injured In Colorado Construction Zone CrashThe Colorado State Patrol says a six-vehicle crash in a construction zone in southern Colorado has left two people dead and seriously injured two others.

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