A heavy air tanker from Jefferson County and helicopters from the National Guard are among the aircraft ordered to fight the fire Sunday morning.
- The bill prohibits the government from authorizing prescribed burn on Forest Service land, if the surrounding area faces extreme fire danger.Read more
- The study says human-caused global warming contributed an additional 16,000 square miles of burned forests from 1984 to 2015.Read more
- The Spring Creek 2 Fire southeast of Parachute initially forced the evacuation of about two dozen homes.Read more
Firefighting couple’s house burned in the Cold Springs fire but the search for their dog has gone viral and neighbors are helping them rebuild.
- But firefighters are letting parts of the fire burn because it is too dangerous to get into some wilderness areas.Read more
- The last remaining evacuees are expected to be able to return home tonight.Read more