Timberline appoints new chief

Jennifer Hinderman, Timberline Fire.  The Timberline Fire Protection District announces the appointment of Mr. Paul Ondr as Fire Chief. He replaces Glenn Levy, who has retired.   Chief ...

Firefighters fought huge 2016 battles

          Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  It was one of the hottest mountain summers on record, a condition that puts fire emergency teams on alert. Nederland Fire Protection District ...

Cold Springs Fire sentence: work release

Leaving the fireAfter their campfire spread out of control, three people left the area, walking past the fire engines at the scene. The two men were charged with felony arson and the ...

Vehicle drops into reservoir

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. On the day before Thanksgiving, a 19-year-old driver headed out of Nederland, lost control of his vehicle, which he had owned for only two days, and went ...

Timberline knocks down fire

Glenn M. Levy, Fire Chief.  On Monday evening, 11/28/2016, Timberline crews responded to a large shed that was on fire on Paint Brush Dr at approximately 5:30 PM.   Crews arrived ...

Join the CCCFPD as a Volunteer Firefighter

Kathy Bremers, Coal Creek Canyon.  The personal rewards and satisfaction received from the fire and rescue service are often beyond description.   There is a tremendous sense ...

Information and Reminders Regarding Burning Your Slash Piles

Glenn M. Levy, Fire Chief.  We are quickly approaching the time of year when property owners start thinking about burning slash piles and brush from their summer mitigation projects. ...

Extinguishing Central City fire?

Dear Readers, The potential of extinguishing Central City’s Fire Department has raised some flags across the community. I write to you not with a boo who story of how I was going ...

Thanks from the kids

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  This past summer has been a child’s nightmare come true: a raging fire that destroyed homes of people they knew; an evacuation of many of their friends, ...
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