roaring lion fire

Roaring Lion Fire
Eric Whitney

Neighbors are helping neighbors in Hamilton as the 35-hundred acre Roaring Lion fire rages southwest of town.

Roaring Lion Fire
Eric Whitney

The Ravalli County Sheriff’s office confirmed that at least 14 homes have been lost in the Roaring Lion fire. They say that number may grow as they continue to visually check each property in the burn area. Specific addresses are being withheld until owners of all the lost homes can be notified individually.

Montana Wildfire Roundup For August 1, 2016

Aug 1, 2016
Roaring Lion Fire hours after it blew up on July 31, 2016.

The latest news on wildfires around western Montana.

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