Nightly News   |  March 16, 2013

Wildfire scorches land in Colorado

Coloradans are battling one of the first wildfires of the season. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>>> they're battling one of the first wildfires of the season in colorado tonight. the fire has burned about 1,000 acres west of ft. collins and strong winds that spread the fire yesterday had died down by today. many residents were able to return home only to be told winds are supposed to pick up again tomorrow.