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The start of the 416 fire, which has since grown to more than 30,000 acres north of Durango, as seen from the Glacier Club on U.S. 550. (Photo courtesy of Cheryl Lillard)
Colorado Wildfires
The 416 Fire burns through a grove of aspen trees Friday, June 8, 2018, west of U.S. Highway 550 near Hermosa, Colo. (Jerry McBride/The Durango Herald via AP)
Firefighters look for hot spots along Hanover Road near S. Peyton Highway Wednesday, April 18, 2018, after 117 Fire burned about 40,000 acres south of Colorado Springs, Colo.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Firefighters look for hot spots along Hanover Road near S. Peyton Highway Wednesday, April 18, 2018, after 117 Fire burned about 40,000 acres south of Colorado Springs, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Firefighters complete the mop up of a grass fire near Falcon. Photo courtesy Falcon Fire department.
Crews are battling a small wildfire that flared Thursday afternoon on a ridge above Palmer Lake in northern El Paso County. (Via Twitter, courtesy of @TLMFPDPIO)
Colorado State Patrol trooper Jason Bandy checks Joe Hardman's Rapid Tag on Wednesday, which will allow him to return to his home. Photo by Jerry McBride, Durango Herald.
This 3D rendering shows the boundaries of the Buffalo Mountain Fire and surrounding neighborhoods. The red line indicates the approximate fire perimeter. Image courtesy Summit County.
Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks at a press conference in Denver about wildfires burning in Colorado on Wednesday. Photo by Joey Bunch, Colorado Politics.
Colorado Wildfires
Sara and Michael Kramer of Fort Collins were set to tie the knot at Cascade Village north of Durango on Saturday but as the 416 fire grew significantly, they moved the ceremony to a relative’s property at the last minute. (Jerry McBride/The Durango Herald via AP)