Fort Collins

8:41am

Sun May 20, 2012
Wildfires

Fire Crews Close to Full Containment on Hewlett Fire

U.S. Forest Service

Fire officials say the Hewlett Fire is nearly contained. The report that the blaze was 85 percent contained came late Saturday night. Earlier in the week it prompted officials to temporarily evacuate about 80 homes.

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9:40pm

Fri May 18, 2012
Wildfires

Hewlett Fire: Day 6 & 7 Updates

May 19 Fire Infrared Flight Map
U.S. Forest Service

Firefighters made progress on Friday containing the Hewlett Fire, which has been burning in the foothills northwest of Fort Collins since Monday. So far the blaze has scorched more than 7600 acres

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8:47am

Fri May 18, 2012
Wildfires

Hewlett Fire: Day 5 Updates

May 18 Fire Infrared Flight Map
U.S. Forest Service

8:12am

Thu May 17, 2012
Wildfires

Hewlett Fire: Day 4 Updates

Cropped photo of the Hewlett Fire from the incident website posted on Wednesday.
Courtesy of the U.S. Forest Service

Editor's Note: The Hewlett Fire was reported on Monday 05/14/12 on the Canyon Lakes Ranger District of the Roosevelt National Forest. Our updates on the fire from Monday are archived here, coverage and updates from Tuesday (5/15) and Wednesday (5/16) have been archived here. Friday's (5/17) coverage of the fire can be found at this post.

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11:11am

Tue May 15, 2012
Wildfires

Hewlett Fire: Day 2 & 3 Updates

Map of the Hewlett Fire Issued on Wednesday 05/16/2012
J Naylor NASA GISS

Editor's Note: The Hewlett Fire was reported on Monday 05/14/12 on the Canyon Lakes Ranger District of the Roosevelt National Forest. The updates collected here are from Tuesday (5/15) and Wednesday (5/16) of the fire. Our coverage from the first day of the fire is archived in this post.

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