A firefighting helicopter drops its payload on the Elephant Butte Fire near Evergreen on July 13, 2020. (Andy Colwell, Special to The Colorado Sun)

About 1,000 homes evacuated as wildfire ignites in Evergreen

There have been no reports of injuries or destroyed structures

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Colorado Springs sergeant disciplined for comments on protest video

Police Chief Vince Niski wrote in a letter to the community Monday that Sgt. Keith Wrede was suspended for 40 hours

Trump’s order to extend unemployment benefits could cost Colorado $31.1 million a week — money it doesn’t have

Meanwhile, the state’s unemployment trust fund will run out of money this month while there are still nearly 311,000 workers receiving jobless benefits

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2 drive-by shootings in Denver area on Sunday leave 11 wounded

Police say it's too early to say if the shootings in Denver and Lakewood are connected