A former volunteer fire chief who seemed to care deeply about his community is now accused of stealing approximately $634,000 from his department.
Last summer dozens of wolves in Rist Canyon survived one of Colorado’s biggest wildfires — the High Park Fire. Now the wolf sanctuary is trying to recover from last month’s devastating floods.
A group convened by Gov. John Hickenlooper says homeowners living in high-risk wildfire areas should be assessed a fee, and officials should adopt statewide building requirements to mitigate damage from destructive fires.
A wildfire insurance task force convened by Gov. John Hickenlooper is scheduled to turn in its recommendations on ways to protect property.
Actor Gary Sinise has made a large donation to help first responders who rescued people and fought the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history.
Federal researchers have been working on a system to measure and predict the destructiveness of wildfires – similar to the way officials use the magnitude scale for earthquakes and other tools to rate and evaluate tornadoes and hurricanes.
Supporters of a plan to bring Colorado its own fleet of firefighting air tankers are continuing efforts to make that plan a reality.
A firefighter who helped battle the Black Forest Fire lost a treasure of his own while protecting precious possessions of others.
Environmentalists say they’re using the lessons they learned in Hayman to better protect Waldo Canyon.
A small wildfire is burning in Estes Park.