Update: 9:50: This from the Missoula County Sheriff's Office: "Due to the recent fire activity, evacuation passes need to be postponed until further notice.
- Late Night Evacuation For Hundreds Near Lolo Peak Fire
- New Lolo Peak Evacuation Order, August 16, 2017, 10:50 PM
- Montana Wildfire Roundup For August 16, 2017
- National Guard Helicopter Joins Montana Firefighting Efforts
- Montana's Firefighting Fund Running On Empty
- Montana Governor Says Ignoring Climate Change Is 'Shortsighted And Dangerous'
Sudden Droughts And Wildfires Are A Vision Of Montanas Future, Says State Climatologist If you’re wondering what climate change will look like in Montana, state climatologist Kelsey Jencso says take a look outside. “This is certainly what the future may look like,” he says.
Master storyteller Kevin Canty returns with "The Underworld," a lyrical, haunting novel about a hardscrabble small town in Idaho and the disaster that comes to define it. Inspired by a disastrous mine fire in the early 1970s, "The Underworld" gracefully imagines a community shattered, and ultimately altered and rebuilt, by tragedy.