Fire investigators are examining evidence that a grass fire may have been started by children playing with fireworks.
A Colorado mountain town is offering cash to residents who help to mitigate wildfire danger by cutting down trees on their property.
Firefighters feel confident about the progress they’re making containing a fire on about 500 rugged acres near Canon City.
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.
A lightning-sparked wildfire near Canon City that has so far charred about 524 acres is now 25 percent contained.
Firefighters were battling a grass fire burning near Brighton on Sunday.
A lightning-sparked wildfire near Canon City that has so far charred about 500 acres is 10 percent contained.
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.
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.
A wildfire sparked by lightning on Monday near Canon City has grown to about 700 acres, prompting requests for more firefighters.