Photos: Grand skies blacken in smoke from East Troublesome Fire

The East Troublesome Fire is burning outside Parshall. High winds are pushing the fire eastward along with high amounts of smoke.

The Grand County Sheriff’s Office has expanded the pre-evacuation area due to the growth of the fire to the west side of US Highway 34 and east of Highway 125. Go to for the most recent evacuation updates.

Read the most recent update on the fire here. Submit your photos of the fire with credit and location to

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