The Royal Gorge Bridge and Park in Canon City closed for final repairs and construction on Monday.
After the Alkali Fire charred roughly 21,000 acres of brush and grass in northwestern Colorado last month, the state’s so-far timid wildfire season limped meekly through July. Colorado’s wildfire season in 2014 has been very mild by comparison.
People impacted by a 2012 Colorado wildfire started by the state have gotten their compensation payments from the government.
Firefighters are making progress against a wildfire burning near ranches and oil and gas wells in northwestern Colorado.
More rain is forecast in already soggy southern Colorado, raising the risk of flooding again.
Single-engine air tankers are helping firefighters battle a new wildfire in northwestern Colorado.
Firefighters hope to have a 32-square-mile wildfire in northwestern Colorado fully contained by Sunday.
Firefighters have kept a 32-square-mile blaze from spreading in northwestern Colorado as scattered showers fall in the area.
Fire crews took advantage of cloud cover and higher humidity Thursday to keep a 32-square-mile wildfire under control in northwestern Colorado.
A wildfire burning in Moffat County has grown to be an estimated 8,000 acres on Wednesday and is zero percent contained.