Keyword: fire
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House fire hits day before demolition hearing

A long-running battle over a condemned house in south Littleton took an ugly turn on March 19, when the home burst into flames the day before a hearing to determine if it should be demolished. The … more

Fire merger smooth so far, officials say

A historic merger of Littleton’s fire department with South Metro Fire Rescue is off to a solid start, according to a report. South Metro, a large consolidated fire district that began covering … more

South Metro firefighter remembered for close ties to family, friends, colleagues after tumor battle

The firefighter was humble, but his influence will ring out far beyond his time on Earth. That's the picture family, friends and a colleague painted of Cody Mooney, 31, a firefighter in the south … more

Some Windermere fire victims still searching for housing

Sharon Denham finally found an apartment. Denham, who evacuated the Windermere senior living apartments amid a November fire that left one man dead, spent Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's, and the … more

Windermere probably won't face sprinkler requirement

A Winderemere apartment tower will likely not be required to install a sprinkler system as part of repairs after a deadly fire, city officials said. The apartment tower at 5829 S. Datura St. in … more

Windermere evacuees say goodbye to community

Pauline Draper gathered up her coat and scarf, and headed off to sign paperwork officially severing ties to the Windermere apartments. The warm sunshine outside the Life Center was a far cry from the … more

Evacuees moving out of Windermere apartments in Littleton

The 163 seniors evicted from the Windermere apartments after a devastating November fire are gearing up to haul their belongings out of the building, but many are concerned about being given just two … more

Windermere fire victim drew complaints over smoking

The man who died in a Nov. 17 fire at the Windermere apartments in Littleton had drawn complaints for smoking inside his unit, according to a police report. Michael Mitchell, 70, was found dead in … more

Windermere residents, evacuated after fire, to spend another week waiting

Residents of the Windermere apartments, displaced by a Nov. 17 fire, got their first update in a week on Nov. 27, but there wasn't much to learn. More contamination testing will be needed before … more

Seniors likely won't be able to return to Windermere apartment building hit by fire until at least next week

The seniors displaced by an early-morning fire at the Windermere apartments on Nov. 17 aren't going home this week. That was the message from Michael Haselhoff, the project director at Insterstate … more

Windermere fire ruled accidental, residents still waiting for news

Residents of the Windermere apartments in Littleton are still waiting to find out when or if they'll be able to return to their units, two days after an early-morning fire forced the evacuation of … more

Windermere fire: 'I can't believe this is happening again'

For some of the dozen residents who spent the night in a Red Cross shelter after a fire forced the evacuation of the Windermere senior living apartments on Nov. 17, the situation feels all too … more

One dead, 13 injured, dozens displaced as fire forces evacuation of Littleton apartment building for seniors

At least 13 people were injured — three seriously — after an early-morning fire forced the evacuation of a tower of an apartment complex for seniors on Nov. 17. more
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