East Peak Fire http://krcc.org en Spanish Peaks Scout Ranch Evacuated as Precaution; Conditions Seen as Learning Opportunity http://krcc.org/post/spanish-peaks-scout-ranch-evacuated-precaution-conditions-seen-learning-opportunity <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">100 boy scouts were evacuated early Tuesday morning&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">from the Spanish Peaks Scout Ranch in Southern CO when heavy rains caused a nearby creek to rise.&nbsp;</span>KRCC’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Tucker </span>Hampson<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span><br />&nbsp;</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:38:15 +0000 Tucker Hampson 21624 at http://krcc.org Spanish Peaks Scout Ranch Evacuated as Precaution; Conditions Seen as Learning Opportunity Huerfano County Looks to Establish Volunteer Team http://krcc.org/post/huerfano-county-looks-establish-volunteer-team <p></p><p>Despite the numbers of people who stepped in to volunteer during this summers East Peak Fire, Huerfano County is looking to be better prepared when it comes to organizing volunteers.&nbsp; As KRCC’s Kate Dunn reports, the county wants to set up a pre-established a team that would be ready in the event of any disaster.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The call went out in early September for 20 to 25 people to help fill the Community Emergency Response Team, but Huerfano County’s emergency Manager, Diego Bobian says recruitment has been slow.</p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 13:15:00 +0000 Kate Dunn 10418 at http://krcc.org Huerfano County Looks to Establish Volunteer Team