2017-10-14 FINAL post Rice Ridge Fire
This is the final post for the Rice Ridge Fire unless significant fire activity occurs. Repair work continues as weather permits. Post-fire recovery work will continue. The road closure will remain...
Closures Remain in Effect on the Rice Ridge Fire
Closures related to fire suppression efforts on the Rice Ridge Fire are still in effect for public lands managed by the Lolo National Forest, Montana DNRC and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Local...
ALL EVACUATION WARNINGS LIFTED
Per Missoula & Powell County Sheriff's - All Evacuation WARNINGS have been lifted for the Rice Ridge Fire. Effective immediately.
Community Meeting Tonight in Seeley Lake 6:00 pm
Tonight, September 18, there will be a Community Meeting in Seeley Lake at the Mission Bible Fellowship Church, 6:00 pm. The meeting will be live streamed on the Lolo National Forest's Facebook page.
Ovando Community Meeting On Friday May Be Postponed
The community meeting for the Rice Ridge fire, scheduled for Friday, September 15th at 6pm in the Elementary School Gym, 108 Birch Street in Ovando, may be postponed due to incoming weather that is...
Burnout Operation on South End of Fire Being Completed
The 4th day of burnout operations on the south side of the fire along Forest Road 477 west of Monture Cabin began this morning with the objective of completing the work today. The majority of the...
Evacuation ORDER Lifted for Zone 5
Missoula County Sheriff's Office 13 mins · Rice Ridge Fire - EVACUATION WARNING LIFTED After conferring with the incident management team, it has been decided to downgrade zone 5 in Seeley...