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I-70 closure in Glenwood Canyon may last weeks; state to declare disaster

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis soon will issue a state disaster declaration for the mudslides that have shut down Interstate 70 through Glenwood Canyon for an extended period — which he said could be anywhere from “a few days to a few weeks.” State officials also plan to seek federal money and resources as crews respond […]

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Hot shot crews keep East Canyon fire near Durango from growing

The East Canyon fire, burning in bone dry country west of Durango, stayed largely stable Wednesday as firefighters pegged the blaze at 2,568 acres and 5% containment. The previous day the fire had been measured at 2,700 acres with no containment, as firefighters tried to get a handle on a fire burning in steep, rugged […]