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Timberline Volunteer Recruitment & Open House

Jennifer Hinderman, Gilpin County. What if No One Answered the Call? A snow storm breaks out unexpectedly in the Timberline District. A fireplace causes a home to catch fire. Cars ...
nother good flames

Crash ignites two Jeeps

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. It looked like a gladiator event between machines. On Saturday evening, August 9, a white Jeep with a soft top carrying four passengers left its northbound ...
fire on the hill

Gilpin Mitigation Grant

Emmit Hoyl, Gilpin Wildfire Mitigation Grant Coordinator.     Trees are falling in Gilpin County as homeowners mitigate their property to the risks of wildfire! The Gilpin Wildfire ...
west mag dump fire

Campfire ignites construction debris

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Nederland Fire Protection District and United States Forest Service firefighters were alerted to a wildland fire burning in the West Magnolia Camp ...

Timberline Fire Opens New Station – Open House August 13th

The Timberline Fire Protection District is proud to announce the opening of its newest station, on Smith Hill Road at Highway 46. This is the second new station that Timberline Fire ...
HOSE ON ROOF

House fire under investigation

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Around 1 p.m. last Thursday, July 17, Mike Patrick Bruce and John German were in front of the hostel on Boulder Street when they noticed smoke coming ...
water

Campfire escapes, Nederland wildland crew captures it

    Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.     On Thursday afternoon, the Nederland Fire Protection District, the Sugar Loaf Fire Protection District and the Timberline Fire Protection ...
good overall shot

Beware of springtime black ice

Barbara Lawlor A firefighter held her hand. After the slide, the flight, the crash, the panic, the arrival of help, the ambulance, the hospital, and the recovery, Mona Crowe looks ...