Wildfires

A brush fire near Deer Trail in Elbert County on Sunday (credit: Michael Abeyta)

Heat Breaking Colorado Weather Records, Raising Fire Danger

The heat is breaking more weather records in Colorado and raising the risk of wildfires.

03/16/2015

The scene Saturday afternoon (credit: CBS)

12-Year-Old Boy Issued Summons For Starting Brush Fire Near Aurora Reservoir

Investigators say a 12-year-old boy started a small brush fire near the Aurora Reservoir on Saturday.

03/15/2015

A brush fire near Deer Trail in Elbert County on Sunday (credit: Michael Abeyta)

Brush Fire Under Control Before Threatening Structures In Elbert County

The warm weather is contributing to Colorado’s fire danger.

03/15/2015

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Large Brush Fire Breaks Out In Southern Lincoln County

Crews are battling a large brush fire that broke out in southern Lincoln County Sunday afternoon.

03/15/2015

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Firefighters Start Prescribed Burn On Pawnee Grassland

The U.S. Forest Service is conducting a prescribed burn on less than one square mile of the Pawnee National Grassland in Weld County.

03/12/2015

The scene from Copter4 (credit: CBS)

Crews Get Handle On Brush Fire Near Byers In Eastern Colorado

Firefighters in eastern Colorado have a brush fire burning near Byers under control.

03/10/2015

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Wyoming Ranchers Sue Over Fire Touched Off By Colorado Guard

A southeast Wyoming couple says a 2012 wildfire touched off by Colorado Army National Guard troops training in the state caused more than $6 million worth of damage to their ranch.

02/24/2015

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Colorado Considers System To Predict Fire, Flood Behavior

The large, destructive wildfires and major flooding that have ravaged Colorado in recent years often gave responders little warning.

02/16/2015

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174 Record Temperatures In 15 Days Taking Toll On Colorado’s Snowpack

If you think it’s been unusually warm over the past two weeks, you’re right!

02/10/2015

The scene on Monday afternoon (credit: CBS)

Multiple Brush Fires Bring Important Reminder

Firefighters responded to three small brush fires that burned between Bowles and Belleview avenues on both sides of C-470 in Jefferson County Monday afternoon.

02/09/2015

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