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Crews battle Missoula structure fire

MISSOULA – Investigators are trying to determine what sparked a structure fire off of Big Flat Road in Missoula on Monday morning. Missoula Rural Fire

Lame Deer house fire burns 1,700 acres

LAME DEER – The fire in Lame Deer that burned 1,700 acres was started by a house fire, officials said Monday. Rosebud County Sheriff Allen Fulton

Fire damages shed at Butte home

BUTTE – Firefighters in Butte put out a fire to a storage shed at a residence on Evans Avenue Wednesday evening. The fire was reported

DNRC hiring seasonal firefighters

HELENA – The Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation is now accepting applications for seasonal firefighting jobs across the state. The DNRC said they need to

Man and dog escape house fire in Butte

Butte-Silver Bow firefighters say that a house fire early Tuesday was caused by candles. In a Facebook post, they wrote: “CANDLES ARE THE CAUSE OF THIS

Fire officials offer up holiday safety tips

MISSOULA – There are over 1,000 home structure fires that involve decorations, candles and Christmas trees every year. The Missoula Rural Fire District is passing along

Firefighters offer home heating safety tips

MISSOULA – Firefighters are reminding residents to refresh their safety measures when staying warm this winter after several recent fires that were started by heating devices.

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