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Rice Ridge Fire

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Lolo National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Montana
Missoula, MT 59804

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Announcements — Rice Ridge Fire

2017-10-14 FINAL post Rice Ridge Fire Released: 10/14/2017
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 Released: 9/23/2017
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 Released: 9/18/2017
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 Released: 9/18/2017
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.
COMMUNITY MEETING TOMORROW, SEPTEMBER 15, IN OVANDO Released: 9/14/2017
There will be a Community Meeting tomorrow evening, September 15, at the Ovando Elementary School Gym, 108 Birch Street, in Ovando at 6:00 pm.
Ovando Community Meeting On Friday May Be Postponed Released: 9/14/2017
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 Released: 9/13/2017
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...
COMMUNITY MEETING TONIGHT IN OVANDO AT 6:00 PM Released: 9/12/2017
There will be a Community Meeting tonight in Ovando at the Ovando Elementary School Gym, 108 Birch Street, 6:00 pm.
Evacuation ORDER Lifted for Zone 5 Released: 9/12/2017
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...
COMMUNITY MEETING TONIGHT IN SEELEY LAKE WILL BE LIVE STREAMED Released: 9/11/2017
Tonight's Community Meeting at Mission Baptist Fellowship Church, Seeley Lake, at 6:00 pm will be live streamed on the Lolo National Forest Facebook page.https://www.facebook.com/lolonationalforest/