Missoula Area News

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A pair of wildfires burning southeast of Missoula has now grown to over 1,000 acres. http://www.kpax.com/story/35935871/over-1000-acres-burned-in-2-wildfires-southeast-of-missoula …pic.twitter.com/WeNvKP4QkO

A pair of wildfires burning southeast of Missoula has now grown to over 1,000 acres. http://www.kpax.com/story/35935871/over-1000-acres-burned-in-2-wildfires-southeast-of-missoula … pic.twitter.com/WeNvKP4QkO

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July 20, 2017

1 hospitalized, 1 arrested after Lake Co. high-speed chase http://www.kpax.com/story/35935035/1-hospitalized-1-arrested-after-lake-co-high-speed-chase …pic.twitter.com/Qpg1uSOrcM

1 hospitalized, 1 arrested after Lake Co. high-speed chase http://www.kpax.com/story/35935035/1-hospitalized-1-arrested-after-lake-co-high-speed-chase … pic.twitter.com/Qpg1uSOrcM

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July 20, 2017

Heightened #fire danger out there today... the #forecast details: http://bit.ly/2vnYLPV?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter_kpaxnews … #mtwx #Montanapic.twitter.com/fJGx1LjUGq

Heightened #fire danger out there today... the #forecast details: http://bit.ly/2vnYLPV?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter_kpaxnews … #mtwx #Montana pic.twitter.com/fJGx1LjUGq

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July 20, 2017

4:05pm - Current temps, humidity & wind gusts... Red Flag Warnings (critical fire danger) continue until 9pm. #mtwxpic.twitter.com/OP81U6lZz9

4:05pm - Current temps, humidity & wind gusts... Red Flag Warnings (critical fire danger) continue until 9pm. #mtwx pic.twitter.com/OP81U6lZz9

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July 20, 2017

Crying Fire in Petroleum County scorches 5,000 acres http://www.kpax.com/story/35932268/crying-fire-in-petroleum-county-scorches-5000-acres …pic.twitter.com/4WyDmbNFd0

Crying Fire in Petroleum County scorches 5,000 acres http://www.kpax.com/story/35932268/crying-fire-in-petroleum-county-scorches-5000-acres … pic.twitter.com/4WyDmbNFd0

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July 20, 2017

A crop duster was shot at Tuesday morning while flying 500 feet above the ground. http://www.kpax.com/story/35932331/crop-duster-shot-near-belgrade …pic.twitter.com/Ve5MQC5miA

A crop duster was shot at Tuesday morning while flying 500 feet above the ground. http://www.kpax.com/story/35932331/crop-duster-shot-near-belgrade … pic.twitter.com/Ve5MQC5miA

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July 20, 2017

Woman in custody in connection with an arson fire at an Anaconda residence, and could be linked to two other fires: http://www.kpax.com/story/35932248/woman-arrested-in-connection-with-anaconda-arson-may-be-linked-to-others …

Woman in custody in connection with an arson fire at an Anaconda residence, and could be linked to two other fires: http://www.kpax.com/story/35932248/woman-arrested-in-connection-with-anaconda-arson-may-be-linked-to-others …

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July 20, 2017

A pair of wildfires burning southeast of Missoula has now grown to over 1,000 acres. http://www.kpax.com/story/35932053/wildfires-southeast-of-missoula-grows-to-1000-acres …

A pair of wildfires burning southeast of Missoula has now grown to over 1,000 acres. http://www.kpax.com/story/35932053/wildfires-southeast-of-missoula-grows-to-1000-acres …

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July 20, 2017

Fire managers plan to brief folks on the 165 acres at Lolo School this evening. http://www.kpax.com/story/35931866/crews-face-challenges-battling-lolo-peak-fire-public-meeting-set …

Fire managers plan to brief folks on the 165 acres at Lolo School this evening. http://www.kpax.com/story/35931866/crews-face-challenges-battling-lolo-peak-fire-public-meeting-set …

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July 20, 2017

The grand opening is today near the airport... http://www.kpax.com/story/35927216/museum-dedicated-to-usfs-history-opens-near-missoula …

The grand opening is today near the airport... http://www.kpax.com/story/35927216/museum-dedicated-to-usfs-history-opens-near-missoula …

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July 20, 2017

UPDATE: Missoula firefighter who died yesterday while battling a forest fire near Seeley Lake identified. http://www.kpax.com/story/35930649/missoula-firefighter-killed-by-falling-tree-identified …

UPDATE: Missoula firefighter who died yesterday while battling a forest fire near Seeley Lake identified. http://www.kpax.com/story/35930649/missoula-firefighter-killed-by-falling-tree-identified …

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July 20, 2017

A Missoula firefighter has died while battling a wildfire in Western Montana. http://www.kpax.com/story/35930649/missoula-firefighter-killed-by-falling-tree …

A Missoula firefighter has died while battling a wildfire in Western Montana. http://www.kpax.com/story/35930649/missoula-firefighter-killed-by-falling-tree …

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July 20, 2017

Fire weather outlook remains status quo, despite new blazes http://www.kpax.com/story/35924351/fire-weather-outlook-remains-status-quo-despite-new-blazes …pic.twitter.com/UilXpLpFNi

Fire weather outlook remains status quo, despite new blazes http://www.kpax.com/story/35924351/fire-weather-outlook-remains-status-quo-despite-new-blazes … pic.twitter.com/UilXpLpFNi

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July 20, 2017

One man was rushed to the hospital after having his legs run over by a semi-truck in Missoula Wednesday. http://www.kpax.com/story/35925926/crash-on-brooks-reserve-streets-investigated-as-possible-hit-and-run …pic.twitter.com/fApNwj3Jlu

One man was rushed to the hospital after having his legs run over by a semi-truck in Missoula Wednesday. http://www.kpax.com/story/35925926/crash-on-brooks-reserve-streets-investigated-as-possible-hit-and-run … pic.twitter.com/fApNwj3Jlu

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July 20, 2017

Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain tumor http://www.kpax.com/story/35926202/sen-john-mccain-diagnosed-with-brain-tumor …pic.twitter.com/I7dcaR9uR7

Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain tumor http://www.kpax.com/story/35926202/sen-john-mccain-diagnosed-with-brain-tumor … pic.twitter.com/I7dcaR9uR7

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July 20, 2017

JUST IN: Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer after surgery to remove blood clot, office says in statement http://cbsn.ws/1UJwwDb pic.twitter.com/Q7hZjurfOY

JUST IN: Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer after surgery to remove blood clot, office says in statement http://cbsn.ws/1UJwwDb  pic.twitter.com/Q7hZjurfOY

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July 20, 2017

Statement from @SenJohnMcCain office about brain cancer diagnosis… http://bit.ly/2uEsXbY  #McCain

Statement from @SenJohnMcCain office about brain cancer diagnosis… http://bit.ly/2uEsXbY  #McCain

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July 20, 2017

“I think we should go to a simple majority vote on all votes in the U.S. Senate,” Daines said. http://www.kpax.com/story/35925353/sen-daines-dines-with-the-president-talks-about-filibuster-getting-things-done …pic.twitter.com/d7CVOm4ehZ

“I think we should go to a simple majority vote on all votes in the U.S. Senate,” Daines said. http://www.kpax.com/story/35925353/sen-daines-dines-with-the-president-talks-about-filibuster-getting-things-done … pic.twitter.com/d7CVOm4ehZ

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July 19, 2017

WIndy conditions expected Thursday... the forecast details here: http://bit.ly/2tH5rql?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter_kpaxnews … #mtwx #Montana #Missoulapic.twitter.com/sljdlNcYAd

WIndy conditions expected Thursday... the forecast details here: http://bit.ly/2tH5rql?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter_kpaxnews … #mtwx #Montana #Missoula pic.twitter.com/sljdlNcYAd

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July 19, 2017

Daines' office working to help UM student detained in China http://www.kpax.com/story/35925115/daines-office-working-to-help-um-student-detained-in-china …pic.twitter.com/nJ7RSuQ7Sd

Daines' office working to help UM student detained in China http://www.kpax.com/story/35925115/daines-office-working-to-help-um-student-detained-in-china … pic.twitter.com/nJ7RSuQ7Sd

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July 19, 2017