Officials expect full containment of Colorado’s Waldo Canyon fire today

The Denver Post: After burning for two weeks and destroying 347 structures in and to the west of Colorado Springs, the Waldo Canyon fire was expected to be fully contained Friday. The blaze has cost approximately $15,333,671 to fight.

Photo: Chris Grove and her husband Michael Fender meet with Mike Furgal, left, and Mark Nix, right, of Allstate Insurance Company, at their home in the Mountain Shadows neighborhood in Colorado Springs, Colo., Thursday, July 05, 2012. (Craig F. Walker, The Denver Post)

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  1. terilg reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    Thanks goodness.
  2. surferunknown reblogged this from shortformblog and added:
    Thank god
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    Even with fires raging, I still miss my beloved state
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    Excellent! I wonder if it’s raining down there, too? But ah, I’d like to point out that the High Park Fire took like...
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    It’s really strange to sit here and watch this thing burn out of control for almost two weeks and not be able to do...
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  12. shortformblog reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    Pretty crazy to consider how difficult it was to take this blaze down.
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