Angie Agnew says… 40 percent off all gift shop items at HRB including all huckleberry products which make great gifts! Also, there’s going to be music on Saturday night, starting at 5PM. Finally, time to clear out those kegs, so it’s $2.00 drafts all around. Note… HRB is now closed on Wednesday and Saturday the 30th will… Read More »
Did you know that NFNews Editor Patti Hart is also a travel writer? Yep. Here’s her first story “Travel Journal – Monte Pellegrino” published on MagoGuide.net.
Sept. 21, Thursday, at 8:00 AM – Sprague. From the Park this morning… 16,790 acres. Yesterday, scattered showers were received over the fire area. Fire activity remains minimal with creeping and smoldering; in some areas, the fire’s edge has burned out as precipitation reaches the lighter fuels. Today, crews will test the hose lays and… Read More »
The Hungry Horse News reports that with cooler, wetter weather finally arriving in Montana, another historic fire season appears to at least be setting itself to simmer, if not completely out. The largest fire was the Lodgepole Complex near Jordan at 270,723 acres. The largest local fire was the Rice Ridge Fire, which burned near Seeley… Read More »
The Hungry Horse News reports that while rains have helped the Sprague Fire in Glacier National Park, firefighters continue working to stop it from reaching the Going-to-the-Sun Road. The fire’s leading edge, along the flank of Mount Brown, was about a quarter-mile from the road. The fire saw about a quarter-inch of rain Monday on its… Read More »
With hunting seasons underway around Montana, hunters and other outdoor enthusiasts must remember they’re sharing the woods with grizzly bears. It may not be an encounter one hopes for, but all hunters must be aware there is that potential. Grizzly bears are found throughout the western half of Montana, not just the Rocky Mountain Front,… Read More »
During our recent flying trip to Portland we had a chance to try out a new restaurant. If you’re going to be in Portland, OR any time soon, you should check it out.
Molly Shepherd, co-chair of the NFLA’s Fire Mitigation Committee, has posted a link to the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy September Newsletter onto the NFLA website. This newsletter begins… This has been a particularly tough season for stakeholders in the West. Cohesive Strategy’s Western Region and its partners are leading the charge to facilitate identification and implementation… Read More »