GLACIER NATIONAL PARK – A timelapse video recorded in the Glacier National Park area demonstrates the dramatic growth of the Howe Ridge fire, which is burning at 2,600 acres as of Wednesday.
HELENA – The Shellrock Fire burning north of Helena remains at 300 acres while the 467 Trail Fire southeast of Lincoln grew by about 10 acres.
HELENA – Leaders from the public and private sector gathered Wednesday to discuss the fires burning around Lewis and Clark County, and how to mitigate wildfire risk going forward.
Flathead County Sheriff Curry has issued an evacuation warning for a small number of residents near Essex.
WEST GLACIER – Cooler weather is helping fire crews make some headway on the Howe Ridge Fire which continues to burn about the north shore of Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park.
HELENA- Officials with the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest says the Trail 467 fire grew by about 10 acres on Tuesday.
MISSOULA – The pair of fires burning in the Gravelly Range mountains south of Ennis has now scorched more than 6,700 acres.
HOT SPRINGS – Firefighters are continuing to make good progress fighting the lightning-sparked Garden Creek fire burning near the town of Hot Springs.
WEST GLACIER – There’s been little growth on the 2,600 acre Howe Ridge fire burning in Glacier National Park even after fire activity increased on Tuesday.
HELENA – Fire officials warn that Lewis and Clark County is on the cusp of needing Stage I fire restrictions after an active fire weekend.
WEST GLACIER – Glacier National Park officials are still tallying up the destruction being caused by the Howe Ridge fire which burning near Lake McDonald.
Officials at Glacier National Park said on Tuesday that the Howe Ridge Fire has burned about 2,500 acres, and destroyed numerous private homes and structures, according to a press release.
HELENA- The Montana DNRC says little changed overnight Tuesday on the Shellrock Fire north of Helena.
WEST GLACIER – The fast-growing Howe Ridge fire that forced evacuations at Glacier National Park on Sunday has destroyed some structures on the north end of Lake McDonald but just how many structures are gone isn’t known yet.
BELT – Fire crews responded to a field fire between Belt and Sand Coulee on Tuesday around 2:20 p.m.