'Go Volunteer': Rural Colorado Fire Department Needs More HelpFirefighters in Elbert County found themselves busy for the second day in a row after a grass fire rekindled on Monday.
Strong Winds Raise Wildfire Risk Across Eastern ColoradoStrong winds continue to raise the risk of wildfires across eastern Colorado.
Brush Fire Destroys Structures Near KiowaElbert, Douglas, and Arapahoe County fire agencies responded to a brush fire burning about four miles south of Kiowa Saturday morning.
3 Arrested After Allegedly Holding, Abusing Minor For 2 WeeksThree people are in custody in Elbert County and accused of holding a minor for more than two weeks in September.
Man Sues Sheriff's Office After K9 AttackA man is suing the Elbert County Sheriff's Office after he says a case of mistaken identity left him battered and bruised.
Mayor Of Eastern Plains Town Faces Felony Menacing ChargeThe mayor of Kiowa is facing charges for allegedly pointing a gun at his son earlier this month.
Deputy Injured In Hit-And-Run: 'I Feel Like I Got Hit By A Truck'An Elbert County deputy who was hurt in a hit-and-run crash northwest of Kiowa this week is out of the hospital and in good humor.
Drought Gradually Expanding Along Colorado's Front RangeAfter several months with above normal precipitation conditions have dried out significantly along Colorado's Front Range.
Firefighters Rescue Deer Trapped In Icy PondEmergency crews came to the rescue of a deer trapped in an icy pond.
Douglas County Deputies Search For 2 Women Suspected In BurglariesLaw enforcement in Douglas and Elbert counties would like the public’s help identifying suspects in a string of burglaries.
Heavy Smoke Forces Red Cross To Close Evacuation ShelterHeavy smoke coming from the Black Forest Fire northeast of Colorado Springs has forced the American Red Cross to close one of their evacuation shelters.