Drone Helps Crews Fight Wildfires, Find Missing PeopleFirst responders have a new high-flying, high-tech tool to help in search, rescue, and wildfire operations.
Mountain Town Approves Laser Lights Instead Of Fireworks For 4thAnticipating extreme fire risks this summer, one Colorado mountain town has decided to scrap the traditional 4th of July city fireworks show altogether and replace it with a laser light display.
One Popular Camping Area Has Banned Campfires This YearA popular camping area in Summit County won’t be allowing campfires for the rest of the season.
Finishing Touches Put On New Truck To Battle High Country FiresFirefighters in Summit County are adding to their fleet to battle wildland fires.
Evacuation Orders Lifted In Shooting Range Fire Near BaileyEvacuations orders were lifted on Friday morning for those living near a wildfire burning near Bailey.
Fire Breaks Out Near Bailey, Evacuations OrderedA wildfire burning near Bailey sent up a lot of white smoke on Thursday afternoon. Evacuations were ordered for a radius 1/2 mile from the fire just before 5 p.m.
Man Who Admitted Starting Wildfire Will Face ChargesThe man who admitted to starting the Skipper Island Fire on the Western Slope last month will face charges.
Smoke From Massive Wildfire In Arizona Concerns Colorado ResidentsPeople living in Summit County are concerned about all the haze in the air as wildfire season grows closer. The smoke is from a wildfire burning in Arizona.
Smoke From Arizona Wildfires Creates Haze In ColoradoSmoke from two wildfires burning in Arizona, one that has grown to 12½ square miles, is creating some haze across Colorado on Monday morning.
Man Admits To Starting Wildfire That Closed I-70The man who admitted to starting the Skipper Island Fire on the Western Slope told authorities he tried to keep it from spreading. But the ground was too dry and the winds were too strong.
Western Slope Wildfire Closes I-70 3 Different TimesA wildfire that shut down a stretch of Interstate 70 in western Colorado for a short time continues give firefighters headaches.
Crews Make Progress 41,000 Acre WildfireFirefighters in El Paso County are making progress on a wildfire that burned 23 homes.