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House fire under investigation in Commerce City

  The investigation continued June 20 into an early morning house fire southwest of Interstate 76 and East 74th Avenue.   The fire began during the morning rush bour in the 7300 … more

Minard to be next Westminster fire chief

Derik Minard is coming back to Westminster.  “I’m returning to a world-class organization with exceptional men and women who serve Westminster well. Westminster is ISO class one … more

Women+Film Festival finds empathy and entertainment

As Barbara Bridges, founder of Denver Film’s Women+Film program explains, a festival curator is a bit of a matchmaker. “You have audiences and these great movies,” she said. “And we say they … more

Explosion, fire damage 8 units at Stratus Townhomes in Westminster

This story was updated at 5:19 p.m.  Feb. 23 The Westminster Fire Department said a Feb. 23 explosion and fire at the Stratus Townhomes directly affected eight units. The complex is in the … more

Cadaver dogs alert to possible human remains in Westminster home explosion

A house on the 7700 block of Knox Court in Westminster exploded the morning of Feb. 22. Ten Westminster Fire Department units were dispatched to the home at 2:39 a.m, according to Westminster Fire … more

Westminster fire chief Doug Hall to retire

Westminster Fire Chief Doug Hall remembers that the first engine he served on was a 1976 Ward LaFrance, with just two years of service when he started in 1978. Fast forward 43 years, the beloved … more

Christmas in January for Marshall Fire victims

Whitney Knause knew she needed to do something for the over 1,000 families who lost their homes to the Marshall Fire in Boulder County days after Christmas. more

RMMA opens hangars, hearts in support of fire recovery

Before firefighters were able to extinguish flames from the devastating Marshall Fire, Rocky Mountain Airport Director Paul Anslow and his staff were already planning ways to help neighboring communities. more

Wildfires a risk in different types of suburban Colorado areas

As the new year approached, Coloradans watched the unfolding of a type of tragedy they aren't used to seeing: a wildfire tear through miles and miles of suburban homes not far from the middle of the … more

Donors send more than $12 million to fire victims

More than 43,000 people have donated more than $12 million to the Boulder County Wildfire Fund to help those affected by the Marshall Fire, officials said on Jan. 4. Community Foundation Boulder … more

South Adams firefighter injured in hit-and-run crash

A firefighter from the South Adams County Fire District is in the hospital after an early morning crash. It happened shortly before 4 a.m. on Interstate 76 between 74th and 88th avenues. A tweet … more

Marshall Fire impacts 27-J employee

The recent Marshall Fire in Boulder County impacted 27J Schools employee Ted Chavez. Chavez, who's been with the district for more than 25 years as a mechanic in the transportation department, is … more

Two people are missing — and presumed dead — after Marshall fire, Boulder County authorities now say

Three people are missing — and presumed dead — after the Marshall fire swept through Boulder County, authorities said Saturday, a day after they said all missing persons had been … more
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