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West Lolo Complex (Thorne Creek)

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Lolo National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
24 Fort Missoula Road
Missoula, MT 59804

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Announcements — West Lolo Complex (Thorne Creek)

Thompson River Evacuation changed to Pre-Evacuation Released: 8/20/2021
Sanders County Residents: The Thompson River evacuation order is now changed to pre-evacuation status and open to residents only. Thank you for your cooperation. Sanders County Sheriff's
Ashley removed from pre-evac status and ACM Road open Released: 8/19/2021
The Ashley area has been removed from the Pre-Evacuation status. There will be no restrictions on this area and residents may come and go as normal. The ACM road is now open for travel. The Snider...
Latest evacuation information Released: 8/18/2021
Evacuations: 53 residents remain under evacuation orders. è Evacuation Order: All residences in the Thompson River Zone. è Pre-Evacuation/Warning: All residences in the Ashley Zone. Color-coded...
Public meeting today at 5:30 p.m. at Ainsworth Park in Thompson Falls Released: 8/18/2021
 Public Meeting: This meeting is tonight at 5:30 p.m. at Ainsworth Park in Thompson Falls and will be recorded and posted on YouTube and
Community Meeting postponed until Wed Aug 18 at 5:30 pm Released: 8/16/2021
Public Meeting Rescheduled: Tonight’s public meeting has been postponed until Wednesday August 18 at 5:30 p.m. due to the continued Red Flag Warning over the fire and increased fire activity. The...
Red Flag Warning extended through 2100 8/16 Released: 8/16/2021
Yesterday's red flag warning on the West Lolo Complex has been extended through 2100 on 8/16/2021.  Red Flag Warning for wind and low humidity 1500 8/15 through 0900 8/16 WEATHER DISCUSSION:...
West Lolo Complex Community Meeting, Monday, August 16, 7 p.m. Released: 8/14/2021
Public Meeting: The Gold Team will host a public meeting on Monday August 16 at 7 p.m. at Ainsworth Park in Thompson Falls. This meeting will be recorded and posted on YouTube and on Facebook.
Red Cross Opens Evacuation Center at the Thompson Falls Community Center Released: 8/13/2021
The Red Cross has opened an evacuation center at the Thompson Falls Community Center which is located at 410 Golf Street. Families also can request Red Cross services by calling
Snider and Copper King Communities Raised to Evacuation Order Released: 8/12/2021
Residents of Sanders County:All residences in the Snider and Copper King communities have been moved from the Pre-Evacuation status to an Evacuation Order. There will be a road block at the...
West Lolo Complex Community Meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 12 Released: 8/12/2021
West Lolo Complex personnel will hold a community meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 12, in the pavilion at Ainsworth Park, 200 Lincoln Street, Thompson Falls,