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Here are the latest updates on wildfire happenings in Colorado.
While a fraction of the size of the Spring Creek Fire, the Lake Christine blaze has forced hundreds of evacuations.
Park officials said the decision was based on the extreme fire danger and the large number of visitors expected this month.
Tamara Estes' family has lived in Huerfano County for nearly 150 years.
Some researchers say our language needs to change as droughts become less temporary and more permanent.
China used to be the leading re-manufacturer of recyclable material, and took in over half of America’s recycling.
Thousands were out of their homes for the holiday and strict bans on fireworks sought to prevent new fires from igniting in the hot, dry conditions.
The fire had previously burned through 104 structures, including family cabins. It is the third largest in state history.
Fire containment stands at 5 percent as more resources have been added to the fight, including two Air Force MAFFS air tankers.
A Weld County woman took in the baby raccoon that was abandoned by its mother. The raccoon later tested positive for rabies.
Jesper Joergensen, 52, acknowledged building a fire on land where he has been living but said he made sure it was out.
"It's a very challenging fire, I'll be honest with you, with all the wind changes," said incident commander Shane Greer.
Many would-be climbers get their information on social media where it’s easy to find selfie shots and GoPro video highlighting “epic” adventures.
US 160 remains closed between Fort Garland and La Veta due to fire activity along the highway.