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Old 09-06-2010, 11:35 PM
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Thoughts and prayers for you Robbie and your home!

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Old 09-07-2010, 12:26 AM
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I'll echo what everyone else has said!

I was amazed that you could see the smoke plume from way down south...Let us know if you need anything Robbie!
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Old 09-07-2010, 08:16 AM
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Robbie, best of luck to you. Fingers are crossed the house survives.
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Old 09-07-2010, 08:48 AM
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+1 on if there's anything that we can do to help out. Estes valley is filled with smoke today, but there is no wind so hopefully they are able to fly some aircraft.
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Old 09-07-2010, 09:05 AM
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My thoughts are with ya Robbie and hope all ends up well.
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Old 09-07-2010, 09:49 AM
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WOW!!! Robbie to echo everyone else. I am thinking about you, and if there is something I or the club can do to help please let us know.
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Old 09-07-2010, 09:51 AM
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We rolled in last night late to see the flames, it was bigger than we thought.

Robbie, if you guys need any help at all please just let us know
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Old 09-07-2010, 10:18 AM
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Robbie, thoughts and prayers man. I grew up with this, and know exactly how much watching and waiting to see where the fire goes and what it does sucks.

Again, if there is anything we can do, let us know.

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Old 09-07-2010, 10:30 AM
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Thanks all for the thoughts and prayers. Just playing the waiting game now. Just got done watching the 9 am report from the guy in charge(I think). He really did not know much at this time. With the smoke and such, they do not have a clear idea of the fire fronts, just where the evac lines are. Winds have layed down and are allowing the Tankers to do there job. People I know have had there houses gone up in flames(still do not know about ours and the rest of Whispering Pines).
Nice pic's of the fire Boulder Cruiser.

Right know, we have no real needs. We have some clothes, not much but enough. We have a roof over our heads and food and family and friends(that wish us well). What more could you ask for while we are waiting for news.
It could be a day or more(after the fire is out or under control) before we know more. They will not let any one in the area until they access the damage(so they say) to houses and where the fire started.
Thanks again for the well wishing.
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Old 09-07-2010, 10:53 AM
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Robbie...we are right around the corner from where you are in Broomfield. Let us know if you need anything. We have an extra car, extra rooms, extra grill, extra garage space, etc, etc, etc. Please give me a call...don't hesitate. Let me know what we can do.


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