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Montana wildfire season winding down

Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation officials say the wildfire season is winding down in Montana.

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Wildfire near Butte grows again

The Madison Fire is now estimated to be 21 acres in size

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Wildfire flares up near Butte

Officials are monitoring a wildfire burning in rugged terrain northeast of Butte.

Slow fire season impacts seasonal firefighters

As the summer winds down, wildfires continue to rage in parts of the drought-stricken western United States, but in Montana it's been an unusually slow fire…


Fire east of Florence grows to 40 acres

There is a fire burning east of Florence in the Sapphire Mountains on state land.  The Three Mile Fire began around 3:00 p.m. and has grown to approximately 40…


Seepay fire sees no significant growth overnight

Increased winds preceding the passage of a cold front on Tuesday afternoon tested the work firefighters had completed over the last few weeks. 

Fire crews work on long-term plan to battle Seepay Fire

When smokejumpers arrived on the scene of the Seepay Fire on July 17, they quickly determined the fire was out of their control.

The fire is currently listed…

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Fire west of Dixon holds steady around 1,000 acres

A continued moist weather pattern limited fire behavior on the Seepay Fire on Thursday.

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