A huge snowpack could counterbalance a hot and dry summer as forecasters calculate the odds of trouble in the 2018 fire season.
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MISSOULA — Montana may have lost $240.5 million in tourist spending in 2017 due to "severe smoke and fires," according to a study released Tuesday by the University of Montana Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research.
WASHINGTON — A spending bill approved by the House includes a bipartisan plan to create a wildfire disaster fund to help combat increasingly s…
Who "owns" wildfire?
This past year saw devastating wildfires across Montana, but none was so destructive as the Lodgepole Complex fire in Garfield and Petroleum c…
Thousands of Southern Californians were ordered to evacuate Monday amid fears that heavy rainfall could trigger mudslides in regions charred by wildfires.
California’s Thomas fire may have triggered the effort, but scorched forests in Montana also played a part in the latest round of federal disaster funding.