Khaled Chayeb, also known as Lokman Abu Sakhr, was killed with eight other Islamist militants by members of the national guard in an ambush in southern Tunisia overnight, Tunisia’s interior minister said.
SUMMIT COUNTY — Firefighters are trying to get the jump on the Hewlett wildfire in Poudre Canyon, reported at 100 acres Monday afternoon. According to Inciweb, the fire is burning in open timber, brush and grass in rugged terrain.Three 20-person crews, a Type 1 helicopter, and a heavy air tanker have been ordered. Structures are located near the fire, but none are immediately threatened.
Another Colorado summer: MT @CodyCrouch: We’re over #HewlettFire. Not seeing any structures threatened yet. http://twitpic.com/9l4sgg
The ecological restoration along headwaters of the Eagle River — home of the famed 10th Mountain Division — would require scooping out millions of tons of gravel and sand to turn a straightened waterway back into a river that curves through a floodplain.
Second-seeded Denver (24-13-2) will play No. 1 Miami (Ohio) or No. 4 Providence in Sunday's regional championship (3 p.m. MDT, ESPN2). The winner will advance to the April 9-11 Frozen Four at Boston's TD Garden, where DU won the 2004 NCAA title.