Kilkus Fire http://kunc.org en Friday Updates For The Black Forest Fire, Other Colorado Fires http://kunc.org/post/friday-updates-black-forest-fire-other-colorado-fires <p>The Black Forest Fire earned another distinction Thursday as fire officials announced they had discovered the remains of two persons in the fire zone. The other Colorado fires are beginning to wind down.</p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:29:38 +0000 Jim Hill 45795 at http://kunc.org Friday Updates For The Black Forest Fire, Other Colorado Fires Thursday Updates For The Black Forest Fire, Other Colorado Wildfires http://kunc.org/post/thursday-updates-black-forest-fire-other-colorado-wildfires <p>With new evacuations overnight, firefighters continue&nbsp;to battle the Black Forest Fire while other fires in Colorado are seeing some containment or slower growth.</p><p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 13:21:14 +0000 Jim Hill 45744 at http://kunc.org Thursday Updates For The Black Forest Fire, Other Colorado Wildfires Colorado Fires: Thousands of Homes Evacuated, Prisoners Moved http://kunc.org/post/colorado-fires-thousands-homes-evacuated-prisoners-moved More than 900 prisoners were evacuated from a state prison near Colorado Springs, Colo., early Wednesday as one of four wildfires across the Front Range moved toward the facility, <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=190897244" target="_blank">The Associated Press writes</a>.<p>About 2,500 homes and businesses in northeast El Paso County have also been evacuated, <a href="http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_23439967/colorado-fires-consume-homes-force-evacuations-tuesday" target="_blank">according to<em> The Denver Post</em></a>.<p>Colorado Public Radio's Megan Verlee tel Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:01:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 45688 at http://kunc.org Colorado Fires: Thousands of Homes Evacuated, Prisoners Moved Four Wildfires Now Burning In Colorado http://kunc.org/post/four-wildfires-now-burning-colorado <p>Two days after the one year anniversary of the High Park Fire and ahead of the Waldo Canyon anniversary, Colorado’s wildfire season has started in earnest.</p><p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 11:18:00 +0000 Jim Hill 45680 at http://kunc.org Four Wildfires Now Burning In Colorado