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July Fire

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Malta Field Office
501 S. 2nd Street East
Malta, MT 59536

News Releases — July Fire

July Fire - Suspected Human Caused Released: 7/11/2017
The BLM Law Enforcement is investigating the July Fire as a suspected human caused fire. Further inquiries can be directed to the July Fire Information Officers at (406) 673-3910 or the BLM Public...
Potential evacuation of Landusky, Montana Released: 7/6/2017
Winds have shifted and are now coming out of the east-southeast pushing the July Fire northwest towards Landusky. Phillips County Sheriff's Deputies have made contact with residents of Landusky and...
Strong winds increase fire activity, but spare towns Released: 7/6/2017
ZORTMAN, Mont.) – Wednesday afternoon's strong winds increased fire activity on the southwest edge of the July Fire, while steering the fire away from the small towns of Zortman and Landusky, and...
UPDATE: Wildland Firefighters battling July Fire near Zortman  Released: 7/4/2017
ZORTMAN, Mont.) –The July Fire southwest of Zortman, Mont., grew in size from July 3 through Independence Day to approximately 1,669 acres. The National Weather Service in Glasgow, Mont., is...
Wildland Firefighters battling July Fire near Zortman Released: 7/3/2017
(ZORTMAN, Mont.) – Wildland Firefighters were called to the July Fire located about 1 mile southwest of Zortman, Mont., near the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation around 4:30 p.m., July 3, 2017. With...