Colorado airmen called on to fight California wildfires

By: TOM ROEDER tom.roeder@gazette.com

Crews and planes from the 302nd Airlift Wing in Colorado Springs flew Monday to fight growing wildfires that had blacked 124,000 acres in California.

Three C-130 transport planes and 28 airmen roared from...

Garage fire forces evacuation of two Colorado Springs homes

By: chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com

An early morning garage fire near downtown Colorado Springs forced the evacuation of two homes but no was hurt, Gazette news partner KKTV said in a report.

Firefighters had the blaze under control by 4 a.m....