Around 10 p.m. on Halloween night, people setting off fireworks along Bald Eagle Road in Shining Mountains West subdivision up North Meadow Creek ignited a wildland fire.
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On Sunday, July 9, early in the afternoon, Madison Valley Rural Fire District responded to a fire 4 miles east of Cameron, at the base of the Madison Mountain Range.
Over the last week, multiple fires sparked in the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
Fire season has always been at the mercy of Mother Nature, and this season is proving to be no different.
The state as a whole is seeing dryer, hotter summer temperatures than in previous years, but west of the continental divide has the worst conditions, according to Bob Hoenisch, incident meteorologist and fire weather program leader out of Great Falls.