The Dana Ranch contains more than 14,000 acres of state land within its boundaries. The ranch is located at the head of Hound Creek, between the Smith and Missouri rivers and at the base of the Big Belt Mountains.
The X Hanging Diamond Ranch is located southeast of Winifred in Fergus County, about 40 miles north of Lewistown.
BIRDSEYE — Fire consumed a home and garage on Friday morning in a wooded neighborhood northwest of Helena.
HELENA -- Montana’s Land Board unanimously approved the purchase of the 4,505-acre Milk River Ranch for $5.7 million.
Rita Dvorak runs the Montana Department of Natural Resources fire camp kitchen, which prepares meals for wildland firefighters.
The Montana Department of Natural Resources fire camp kitchen is located at the Billings airport. A crew has cooked three meals a day there since late June for nearby wildland firefighters.
The Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation wildland firefighting crews have their vehicles staged at their base at the Billings airport in anticipation of the next fire in the Billings region.
7 A.M.: A primary Sunday mission for authorities managing the Delphia fire is to restore power to the area some 16 miles east of Roundup and south of Musselshell.
The Highway 87 fire burning southeast of Billings is now 90 percent contained, and officials plan to turn management of firefighting efforts over to local agencies on Wednesday evening.
6:30 A.M.: It took fire crews a little more than 24 hours to wall off much of the 1,933-acre Highway 87 fire that blew up on Monday afternoon.
Crews from Park City, Columbus and the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation had a fire between Park City and Columbus under control Monday evening.
Bob Harrington and Clive Rooney with the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation brief Gov. Brian Schweitzer on the status of the Dahl Fire south of Roundup.
Fire roaring across the Northern Cheyenne Reservation since Tuesday afternoon picked its victims at random.
A wildfire in Rosebud County is about 85 percent contained and had no significant growth on Friday.
The Department of Natural Resources and Conservation has scheduled an open house on its proposal to log 1,140 acres of school trust land northwest of Red Lodge.
In the letter from Mr. Dykema (Dec. 24 Gazette) is one statement that is not factual. The letter states: "The project requires the construction of 8 miles of new roads and 11 miles of unrestricted easement through portions of the Custer National Forest currently closed to motorized vehicles."
Fire crews from the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation will burn a pile of woody debris this week that remained after the July 1 ExxonMobil oil spill.
HELENA - Wildfire contractors told the governor Monday that if they don't get more state work, some of them could be out of business the next time Montana experiences a heavy fire season.
A bolt of lightning thrown from a storm on Aug. 29 sparked tall grass nurtured by one of the wettest springs on record and dried to tinder in the heat of August.