Four Mile Canyon Fire


Fri August 31, 2012

With Little Moisture In Sight, Boulder County Enacts New Fire Ban

Twilight in Gold Hill. A photo taken shortly after containment of the 2010 Fourmile Canyon Fire.
Nathan Heffel


Thu August 30, 2012

High Park Fire Victims Criticize Home Insurers

High Park Fire victim Leslie Wharton addresses a panel of local legislators.
Grace Hood

Dozens gathered tonight at a meeting organized to discuss home insurance policy problems encountered by High Park Fire victims.

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Thu July 26, 2012

Four Mile Fire Report Draws Lessons For 2012

The remains of a home destroyed by the 2010 Four Mile Canyon Fire west of Boulder.
Kirk Siegler

The US Forest Service has released its final report on the 2010 Four Mile Canyon fire that destroyed 169 homes west of Boulder.

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Tue July 17, 2012


Wed February 8, 2012

Colorado Lawmakers Douse Wildfire Insurance Bill

Jane Sanders, who lost her home in Sunshine Canyon, testifies at the state capitol Wednesday.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

Almost a year and a half after the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history, many Four Mile Canyon fire victims are still struggling to rebuild, and some still haven’t settled with their insurance companies.

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