WISE RIVER – A new wildfire to report 4 miles south of Wise River in the Pioneer Mountains. This is a 40 acre fire as of 5 pm Wednesday evening and is 0% contained.
HELENA- The Lewis and Clark Co. Sheriff’s Office will lift selected evacuation orders at Noon on Wednesday.
Fire crews in Jefferson County and Lewis and Clark County continue to battle or mop up multiple wildfires sparked by afternoon thunderstorms Tuesday.
MISSOULA – Crews are continuing to deal with obstacles as they attack the Beeskove fire burning north of Missoula.
MISSOULA – Crews are continuing to make good progress battling the 5,300 acre Moss Ranch fire.
HELENA – The North Hills fire continued to spread Tuesday, growing around 400 acres in the past 24 hours.
HELENA – We are tracking four reports of fire starts Tuesday afternoon.
County commissioners said their emergency declaration is a necessary step so the county can receive state and federal assistance for their response to the fire.
MISSOULA – The latest update from the lightning-sparked Beeskove Fire burning in the Rattlesnake National Recreation Area shows that the blaze has grown slightly to 211 acres.
POLSON – Tribal fire managers report that the Moss Ranch fire burning in the Mission Valley is holding steady.
HELENA- Air quality in the Helena valley did not drop substantially this weekend, despite the smoke billowing from north hills fire.
Fire leaders working on the North Hills Fire burning north of Helena are asking people who’ve been evacuated to be patient, as the fire threatens
The new command team is larger, with more resources. It includes about 58 people from a variety of agencies, mostly in Idaho and Montana.
The North Hills Fire grew to around 4,200 acres Monday morning as crews continue to battle the wildfire north of Helena.
ST. IGNATIUS – The Moss Ranch fire burning southwest of Ronan grew to nearly 5,000 acres over the weekend.