Forced Medication Recommended For Danish Suspect Jesper Joergensen In WildfireA psychiatrist has recommended that a mentally ill Danish man accused of starting a wildfire that burned 149 homes should be forcibly medicated, which could pave the way to him being able to stand trial over three years later.
Colorado Judge Maintains Charges For Danish Man Jesper Joergensen Accused In FireA judge has decided against dropping criminal charges against a mentally ill Danish man accused of starting a large Colorado wildfire in 2018 that burned 149 homes.
Judge Weighs Dropping Charges Against Jesper Joergensen Over Spring FireWith no viable option remaining for trying a mentally ill Danish man accused of starting a large Colorado wildfire in 2018, a judge says he will rule next week on whether to dismiss criminal charges against him.
Lawyer For Jesper Joergensen, Charged With Setting 2018 Spring Fire, Wants Case DismissedA lawyer for a Danish man charged with starting the Spring Fire urged a judge to dismiss the case against him because doctors have found him unable to stand trial three times due to his mental health.
2018's Top #COwx Headlines Include Big Hail, Huge Fires, Rare TwistersDepending on who you ask, the weather across Colorado in 2018 ranged from tame to extreme.
Man Charged With 141 Counts Of Arson In Spring Fire Will Stand TrialThe Spring Fire destroyed more than 100,000 acres and burned more than 100 structures.
2 1/2 Months Later, Spring Fire Now 100% ContainedThe Spring Fire which spread to Costilla and Huerfano Counties on June 27 is now 100 percent contained.
Couple Sifts Through Rubble Of Burned Dream Home After Devastating FireResidents in a large swath of Southern Colorado near La Veta Pass must decide whether to give up or rebuild after one of the largest fires in this state's history.
Specially Trained Firefighters Come To Aid When There's TroubleWhen a wildfire sparks in Colorado, fire crews go to work; saving homes and sometimes lives, putting their own lives on the line.
Spring Fire Suspect Jesper Joergensen Faces 141 Counts Of ArsonJesper Joergensen, the man accused of starting the Spring Fire, was informed in court that he faces 141 counts of arson.
Train's First Post-Fire Trip Halted By Rain, Wildfire DebrisA rainstorm Wednesday swept debris from a charred hillside in Costilla County, interrupting the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad's first trip over La Veta pass since a wildfire closed the area in late June.
Spring Fire Suspect Expected In CourtThe man accused of starting the largest wildfire burning in Colorado this season is expected to be in court on Thursday.
Evacuees Of Spring Fire Return To Find Some Property Intact, Others DestroyedPeople evacuated from the Spring Fire burning in Southern Colorado are returning home to find out how destructive the 107,967 acre wildfire has been.
More Containment Gained On Spring Fire As It Continues To GrowFirefighters have now contained 70 percent of the Spring Fire in Costilla and Huerfano Counties.
Metro Area Firefighters Continue To Help With Spring FireWest Metro firefighters are joining hundreds of others at the Spring Fire in Costilla and Huerfano Counties.