[SeMissourian.com] Overcast ~ 38°F  
River stage: 15.11 ft. Rising
Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014
A helicopter flies over the Waldo Canyon fire on Wednesday in Colorado Springs, Colo. The wildfire doubled in size overnight to about 24 square miles and has so far forced mandatory evacuations for more than 32,000 residents. (Bryan Oller ~ Associated Press)