Colorado agricultural burn turns into almost 900-acre wildfire

An agricultural burn in Colorado has scorched almost 900 acres, authorities said Monday night.  In a statement posted to Facebook, the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office (RBCSO) said the Meeker area fire had spread over 890 acres and is 60% contained. NATIONAL

Wildfire in Theodore Roosevelt National Park triples in size

Firefighters worked Monday to further contain a wildfire in Theodore Roosevelt National Park that tripled in size on Easter, according to the North Dakota Forest Service.  Crews worked through the night in the park’s North Unit, where the fire threatens some park staff housing,