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One dead, three missing after flash floods sweep mud and debris from wildfire scars into Poudre Canyon

One person is dead and at least three others are missing after flash floods sent debris flowing into Poudre Canyon northwest of Fort Collins on Tuesday night. More than an inch of rain fell in the Cameron Peak fire burn zone near Crown Point, washing debris into the Poudre River near Black Hollow Road, upstream […]

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“A lot of structures under threat”: Cameron Peak fire continues its rapid expansion

The Cameron Peak fire west of Fort Collins continued its rapid expansion on Monday, with authorities warning that the blaze — which is now one of the largest recorded in Colorado — is threatening structures. “There is definitely a lot of structures under threat,” Larimer County Sheriff Justin Smith said, speaking to reporters at a […]