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Copter4 flew over a grass fire in Northglenn (credit: CBS)

Northglenn Grass Fire Investigated, Fireworks May Be Involved

Fire investigators are examining evidence that a grass fire may have been started by children playing with fireworks.

07/03/2014

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Breckenridge Offers Cash To Homeowners Who Thin Trees

A Colorado mountain town is offering cash to residents who help to mitigate wildfire danger by cutting down trees on their property.

07/03/2014

The Eightmile Fire near Canon City (credit: CBS)

Pre-Evacuation Orders Lifted Near Eightmile Fire

Firefighters feel confident about the progress they’re making containing a fire on about 500 rugged acres near Canon City.

07/01/2014

The fire in Douglas County (credit: CBS)

Crews Battle Wildfires In Douglas County & Rocky Mountain National Park

Copter4 flew over a small wildfire in Douglas County Monday afternoon. The fire broke out near buildings in the Hayman burn area but so far none have burned.

06/30/2014

The Eightmile Fire near Canon City (credit: CBS)

Eightmile Fire Near Canon City Now 40 Percent Contained

A lightning-sparked wildfire near Canon City that has so far charred about 524 acres is now 25 percent contained.

06/30/2014

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Grass Fire Breaks Out Near Brighton

Firefighters were battling a grass fire burning near Brighton on Sunday.

06/29/2014

The Eightmile Fire near Canon City (credit: CBS)

Wildfire Near Canon City 10 Percent Contained

A lightning-sparked wildfire near Canon City that has so far charred about 500 acres is 10 percent contained.

06/29/2014

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

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