Firefighters are battling a wildfire that broke out on Saturday in Moffat County near the town of Dinosaur.
A dozen newly-trained firefighters from Colorado prepared to deploy to Alaska.
Those smokey skies over Colorado may be sticking around a while and only part of the issue is those wildfires in the West.
Dr. Kevin Trenberth at the National Center for Atmospheric Research believes climate change is making wildfires fires bigger.
Some of country’s top officials are warning of a potentially catastrophic wildfire season across the West, and now state forest rangers say they’re ready for the worst.
Despite a wet spring over much of the nation, the Obama administration warned Tuesday of potentially catastrophic wildfires this summer, especially in the Southwest and Northwest.
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill Wednesday to spend about $1.2 million over the next couple of years testing new technology designed to predict wildfires.
State and federal wildlife managers on Friday morning shared their expectations for this year’s wildfire potential.
State and federal fire managers are preparing to release their forecast for the 2015 wildfire season in Colorado.
Legislation to boost a grant program that helps communities remove forest fuels to prevent wildfires has been signed into law by Gov. John Hickenlooper.