Lower North Fork Fire


Tue July 8, 2014

Wet Weather Dampens Colorado Fire Season, For Now

The Reservoir Road Fire outside Loveland, Colorado in 2012.
Nathan Heffel KUNC


Tue May 1, 2012

Bill to Compensate Victims of Lower North Fork Fire Advances

The Lower North Fork Fire as seen from a distance.
Nathan Heffel

About two-dozen victims of the Lower North Fork Fire were at the State Capitol on Monday to hear lawmakers debate a bill that seeks to compensate them above the current state requirement of $600,000.00 per incident.

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Wed April 25, 2012

Jefferson County Unveils New Evacuation Plans

Smoke billows as the Lower North Fork Fire rages near Conifer

On the heels of the Lower North Fork Fire which claimed the lives of three people, Jefferson County officials have unveiled a new set of evacuation plans for unincorporated parts of the county. 

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Tue April 24, 2012


Mon April 16, 2012

Review: Forest Service Crews had Insufficient Data on Weather, Unburned Vegetation

Gov. John Hickenlooper and CSU President Tony Frank at Media Briefing
Kirk Siegler

An independent review commissioned by the Governor and Colorado State University of the conditions leading up to the deadly Lower North Fork wildfire was released to the public Monday.

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