Tag Archives: Pine Gulch Fire

Pine Gulch Fire Becomes Second-Largest in Colorado History

Fire has burned 125,100 acres     DENVER (AP) — A wildfire burning in remote terrain in western Colorado is now the second largest in the state’s history, fire officials said Wednesday. As of Wednesday morning, the so-called “Pine Gulch” ...

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Colorado Bans Opens Fires as State Battles Wildfires

Four fires have burned across 208 square miles     By PATTY NIEBERG Associated Press/Report for America DENVER (AP) — Gov. Jared Polis issued a 30-day ban on open fires such as campfires, fireworks and other open sources of ignition ...

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Pine Gulch Fire Causes Evacuations in Colorado

Fire in 18 miles north of Grand Junction     GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Some residents living near a western Colorado wildfire have been ordered to evacuate as the blaze continues to expand. The Pine Gulch fire, burning in ...

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More Homes on Evacuation Notice Ahead of Colorado Wildfire

Pine Gulch Fire grew to over 25,000 acres on Sunday     GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Residents living near a western Colorado wildfire have been told to be ready to evacuate as the blaze expands. The Pine Gulch fire ...

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Colorado Wildfire Burns on BLM Land

Pine Gulch Fire has burned 1,500 acres to date GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A wildfire burning mostly federal land 18 miles (29 kilometers) north of Grand Junction was caused by a lightning strike, officials said. The fire started Friday ...

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