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The Eightmile Fire near Canon City (credit: CBS)

Eightmile Fire A Reminder Of How Volatile Conditions Are For Wildfires

The Eightmile Fire near Canon City is a reminder of just how quickly things can change in Colorado. After weeks of heavy rain, hot dry weather is raising the chances of fire danger.

06/28/2014

Copter4 flew over the Eightmile Fire burning near Canon City (credit: CBS)

Wildfire Near Canon City Burns 500 Acres

A wildfire sparked by lightning on Monday near Canon City has charred about 500 acres, prompting a pre-evacuation notice and requests for more firefighters.

06/28/2014

Copter4 flew over the Eightmile Fire burning near Canon City (credit: CBS)

700-Acre Wildfire Near Canon City Grows

A wildfire sparked by lightning on Monday near Canon City has grown to about 700 acres, prompting requests for more firefighters.

06/27/2014

Copter4 flew over the Eightmile Fire burning near Canon City (credit: CBS)

700-Acre Wildfire Near Canon City Allowed To Burn

A wildfire sparked by lightning on Monday near Canon City has grown to about 700 acres but isn’t threatening any houses.

06/27/2014

Eightmile Fire (credit: KKTV)

Wildfire Near Canon City Grows To 60 Acres

A fire in Phantom Canyon in Fremont County blew up Friday morning and is now burning on 60 acres.

06/27/2014

(credit: CBS)

Small Wildfire Breaks Out In Estes Park Area

A small wildfire broke out in Estes Park on Friday.

06/20/2014

The fire in Widefield (credit: Fountain Fire Department)

3 Wildfires Handled By Firefighters On Tuesday

Hot and windy weather is blamed for causing three wildfires on Tuesday, including this one in El Paso County.

06/18/2014

The fire in Widefield (credit: Fountain Fire Department)

Crews Get Handle On Grass Fire In El Paso County

Firefighters in El Paso County have knocked down a grass fire burning near a Widefield park.

06/17/2014

(credit: CBS)

Smoke From Arizona Wildfire Drifts Into Colorado

Smoke from wildfires in New Mexico and Arizona is drifting into Colorado.

06/16/2014

(credit: CBS)

A Year After Devastating Fire, Royal Gorge Seeks Comeback

The iconic Royal Gorge Bridge and Park in Southern Colorado is bouncing back a year after a wildfire charred 3,200 acres and shuttered the popular tourist attraction for two seasons.

06/12/2014

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