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 long-toxic Asarco smelter site in Globeville, nearing the end of a massive Superfund cleanup, has landed a major-league developer to kick-start its new life. Trammell Crow Co. has signed on to redevelop the 77-acre property in a key move to give Globeville a share of Denver's urban renaissance.
The first few Halloweens of my children's lives were not as I had pictured. When our older son was just over 2 years old, he spent the holiday wide-eyed and quiet, and couldn't fall asleep until he was safe in our bed. He was scared witless.