The Sprague Fire in Glacier National Park is now estimated at 1,123 after continuing to actively burn over the weekend. Despite visible smoke from across Lake McDonald, visitors from around the park continue to enjoy the park.
This upcoming high school football season will mean a little more to one Class AA team. The Hellgate Knights couldn't field a varsity team last season and coming this fall, they make their return.
The following announcement was made on the Missoula County Sheriff's Office Facebook page:
Nearly all of Montana is experiencing drought or trending toward drought, fueling wildfires and costing farmers millions of dollars.
Wildlife officials say deer populations across much of Montana were largely unscathed by the brutal winter.