No Federal Funding For Front Range Disaster ProjectsThe city of Longmont is looking for $130 million in an effort to reduce the flood plain of the St. Vrain River after the federal government rejected Colorado's application for $270 million to protect communities from natural disasters.
Waldo Canyon Researchers: New Firefighting Approach NeededA study of the 2012 Waldo Canyon wildfire recommends that crews fighting similar fires that spread into urban areas be trained in both structure protection and traditional wildland firefighting tactics.
Fire Crews Battle Grass Fire Near FranktownFire crews rushed to extinguish a grass fire that started near Franktown on Friday afternoon.
Crews Battling Wildfire Burning On The Eastern PlainsFirefighters are battling a wildfire that broke out Tuesday afternoon on the Eastern Plains near the town of Deer Trail.
Prescribed Burn Gets Out Of Control And Damages StructuresA prescribed burn that jumped containment lines destroyed three structures and charred about 600 acres of grass.
North Hogback Fire Investigators Say Passing Traffic Likely Sparked BlazeThe brush fire that lit up the hogback in Jefferson County this week is now 100 percent contained.
Firefighters Reach 70 Percent Containment On North Hogback FireFirefighters in Jefferson County are getting a better handle on a brush fire that broke out Wednesday and led to an evacuation of horses from an equestrian center.
North Hogback Fire Only 30 Percent Contained, Official Cause Still Not KnownFirefighters on Thursday are at the scene of the North Hogback Fire to mop up hot spots.
Horse Owners Take No Chances Near Grass Fire, Evacuation 'Went Very Smoothly'More than 100 horses were evacuated from an equestrian center Wednesday afternoon due to a grass fire burning nearby in Jefferson County.
Crews Continue To Battle Fire Near Ken Caryl Valley, Standby Evacuations LiftedFirefighters were called to battle a brush fire in unincorporated Jefferson County near Morrison Wednesday afternoon and thousands of residents were warned to be ready to evacuate. The standby evacuation orders have since been lifted.
Grass Fire In Thornton That Burned Outbuildings Under ControlFirefighters were battling a grass fire burning in Thornton Tuesday afternoon.
Wildfire Burns 13 Homes In Wyoming, 50 Percent ContainedEvacuations could be lifted on Tuesday night for people forced to leave their homes because of a large wildfire burning in Wyoming.