East Troublesome Fire: Snow Helps Stop Growth, Slows Effort To Check On HomesOfficials urged evacuees to be patient, saying the snowstorm has really helped stop the spread of the East Troublesome Fire, but it is making things more difficult for crews trying to assess the damage to homes.
East Troublesome Fire Activity Slowed By Snow, Firefighting Crews Presented With New ChallengesThe burn area for the East Troublesome Fire has received between half a foot to 12 inches of snow, but it's not expected to be enough to put the massive wildfire out.
Mandatory Evacuations Ordered Along Highway 34 In Estes ParkNew mandatory evacuation orders were given Saturday morning Coloradans living along Highway 34 between Estes Park and Drake.
Estes Park Evacuated As East Troublesome Fire Burns NearbyApproximately 15,000 have been ordered to evacuate as a dangerous fire burns nearby.
Estes Park Evacuees Find Shelter In Denver Metro Area: 'Everybody Is Really Pitching In'Many people from Estes Park fleeing the fires are staying in the Denver metro area Friday night.
East Troublesome Fire Forces Mail Delivery ChangesThe East Troublesome Fire is affecting mail delivery to many residents.
Historic Stanley Hotel Provides Dinner, Place To Stay For Firefighters Assigned To The East Troublesome FireThe iconic hotel known for being the inspiration for the book "The Shining" hosted over 300 Denver and Aurora firefighters Thursday night.
East Troublesome Fire Continues To Threaten Numerous Colorado CommunitiesThe East Troublesome Fire continues to threaten Colorado communities on its eastern and southern flanks.
Evacuees Of Colorado Wildfires Fill Loveland Hotel To CapacityA spokesperson for The Red Cross said the main evacuation shelter, the Embassy Suites in eastern Loveland, was at capacity as thousands evacuated from around Estes Park.
Shifting Winds Make It Hard To Get Ahead Of East Troublesome Fire"It could easily start making more radical fire behavior in areas that have been relatively calm,” said fire information Chris Joyner.
More Evacuations Ordered For Communities Near Estes Park Due To East Troublesome FireAdditional communities around Estes Park have been placed on mandatory evacuation orders Thursday afternoon, as the East Troublesome Fire rages into Rocky Mountain National Park.
Wildfire Forces Residents Out Of Estes Park And Into Pandemic"We can't easily socially distance, we don't have any place to go right now," one evacuee said.
Trail Ridge Road Reopens In Rocky Mountain National Park After Snow, Wind Kept It ClosedTrail Ridge Road reopened in Rocky Mountain National Park on Tuesday. Strong winds and drifting snow kept it closed on Monday.
Strong Winds, Snow Drifts Keep Trail Ridge Road ClosedStrong winds and drifting snow kept Trail Ridge Road closed on Monday.
VIDEO: Bear Meanders Down Hallway At YMCA Of The RockiesA woman staying at the YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park came across a furry, four-legged (uninvited) guest.