Northern Colorado firefighters have an additional air resource for battling wildfires this summer.
In Larimer County, one in ten residents has received assistance from the food bank in the past year. That may seem counter-intuitive, given that --by most measures -- the economy appears to be improving.
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.
One year after the High Park Fire destroyed 259 homes, insurance woes, money and time are three major obstacles preventing the majority of High Park Fire victims from rebuilding.
The High Park Fire started almost one year ago on Saturday, June 9, 2012. The 87,284 acre blaze consumed 259 homes northwest of Fort Collins before it was contained almost a month later.