How firefighters applied Waldo Canyon Fire lessons to the Black Forest tragedy 

Blazing fast

A year ago, local, state and federal firefighting forces were slammed with what would become, to that point, the most destructive fire in state history. On its fourth day, the Waldo Canyon Fire blew into Colorado Springs, claiming 347 homes and two…

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