Canadian wildfire draws comparisons with recent local fires

Many residents in the Pikes Peak region are sympathizing with and relating to people evacuating a large wildfire in the Canadian province of Alberta.

Worlds largest firefighting aircraft has new home

Worlds largest firefighting aircraft has new home at Colorado Springs Airport

The Boeing 747-400 Global Supertanker will help with fire fighting resources, not just locally, but all across the country.

Springs firefighters are ready for wildfire seas

Firefighters in Colorado Springs are ready for wildfire season

While a near-average fire season is in the forecast, Colorado Springs firefighters are prepared for anything that happens.

Colorado releases its 2016 wildfire outlook

Colorado releases its 2016 wildfire outlook

The state released it's 2016 wildfire outlook Tuesday.

Neighbors Cope With Aftermath of Wildfires, Floods

In advance of a community meeting Thursday in Colorado Springs, residents in two west side neighborhoods reflected on coping with impacts from the 2012 Waldo Canyon fire.

Grass fire near I-25 in Pueblo out

Crews put out a grass fire that burned near I-25 in Pueblo Sunday.

Ellicott grass fire April 9th

UPDATE: Ellicott grass fire contained

Fire crews in Ellicott say they have 100% containment on a fire that scorched 50+ acres on Franceville Coal Mine road.

Red Flag Warnings lead to concern for firefighters

Red Flag Warnings lead to concern for firefighters

There were red flag warnings in effect Tuesday, that makes more than a half-dozen fire danger days over the last month for both Colorado Springs and Pueblo.  But how do firefighters feel about being on alert so much?

Ordway, Crowley County alert to red flag warning danger

The red flag warning issued Tuesday for the eastern Colorado plains is something that experience has taught residents and firefighters to not take lightly.

Getting ready for fires

Getting ready for fires

It's another day of high fire danger around the area.  We visit with a fire crew while they get ready.

There are currently no severe weather alerts.

Fire burning on Fisher's Peak

A wildfire sparked on Fisher's Peak near Trinidad on July 9, 2013.

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