- It's too soon for a statewide fire ban in Colorado - Denver Post Editorial
While much of the state is a tinder box, a complete prohibition of fires and fireworks is not necessary.
- Heed lessons of High Park Fire; declare a statewide fire ban - Fort Collins Coloradoan Editorial
Governor must not wait for more tragedy to act
- Governor issues open-burn ban - The Denver Post
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper today signed a ban on open burning and private use of fireworks statewide because of the dry conditions and high fire danger. ...