Firefighters Save Two Houses From Grass Fire, Civilians Help Extinguish ItOne local man with a water tank mounted on his pickup truck helped hose down the flames while a farmer drove his tractor and discer attachment around the fire's edge.
Morgan Creek Fire Burns 250 Acres In North Routt CountyOfficials sent out a pre-evacuation notice on Friday afternoon for a new wildfire located northeast of Clark in Routt County.
Horse Fire Burns 10 Acres Southwest Of Craig, No Structures ThreatenedCrews are battling a new wildfire located southwest of Craig in Moffat County.
Crews Contain 120-Acre Lands End 2 Brush Fire Burning In Mesa CountyEvacuations have been lifted for those homes near the Lands End 2 brush fire burning in Mesa County just about an hour after they were ordered.
Air Tanker For Fighting Colorado Wildland Fires Can Carry 3,000 Gallons Of Fire Retardant At Up To 28,000 Feet AltitudeColorado is adding to its firefighting inventory with a new, powerful asset, reserved exclusively to assist Colorado with fires for years to come.
Rep. Lauren Boebert Meets With Aerial Firefighting Experts In RifleRep. Lauren Boebert met with wildfire experts in Rifle this week to learn about the latest aerial firefighting technology.
Recent Rainfall Prompts Lifting Of Some Fire Restrictions In Colorado's High CountryRecent rainfall in Colorado's high country has led officials to lift some fire restrictions.
Highway 125 Reopens After Mudslide In East Troublesome Fire Burn ScarA stretch of Highway 125 reopened after a mudslide that happened on Monday closed the highway overnight.
Recent Flash Flooding, Mudslides In Cameron Peak Burn Scar Are Just The BeginningOver the 4th of July weekend, roads were washed out, including Black Creek Road in Glen Haven.
Crews Battle 10-15 Acre Red Rock Fire Burning North Of PalisadeCrews responded to a new wildfire on Friday afternoon north of Palisade.
Flood Mitigation Efforts In Burn Scars Continue As Monsoon Season Gets UnderwayFlood mitigation efforts are underway in burn scar areas across Colorado as heavy rains have sent mud across roads and into streams this week as the monsoon season got underway.
Burn Scars Monitored For Mudslides, Flooding After Last Year's Historic WildfiresBurn scars across Colorado from last year's historic wildfires are vulnerable to flooding as the monsoon season continues.
Fire Crews Use Rainy Weather To Strengthen Containment Lines, Make Progress On 4,000+ Acre Muddy Slide FireCrews on the Muddy Slide Fire burning in Routt County are using the wet weather as a chance to strengthen containment lines and prepare for hotter, dry weather to come.
'Great Progress': Oil Springs Fire In Western Colorado Now 76% ContainedCrews are making major progress on the Oil Springs Fire in western Colorado. The fire was 76% contained as of Thursday morning.
Oil Springs Fire Containment Continues To GrowThe fire, which has burned 12,613 acres in pinon, juniper and sagebrush, was 58% contained as of Wednesday afternoon.