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beartrap fire
Burned area from the Bear trap Fire, earlier this year on Madison River. (USFS Photo)
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Fire Season and Statewide Restrictions Extended

Campfire restrictions are still in effect in Ravalli County and Missoula County and open burning restrictions have been place for months.

Now, the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation has extended the fire season past its usual end date, September 30

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5 Things to Do With Your Kids When It’s Smoky

Here's a list of fun things to do with the kiddos to help pass the time that we’re all stuck in the house when we should be outdoors.

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smokey sun
A sunset, shrouded in smoke. (KLYQ Photo)
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Mustang Fire is Less Active – Smoke Continues

You can see the mountains, occasionally.

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warm springs packbridge
A bridge into smoke. The Warm Springs pack bridge on the Powell Fire Complex. (USFS Photo)
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Sawtooth Fire Still Smolders – Evacuations End

The smoke is persistent.

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photo courtesy of Ed Bierman/flickr.com
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Missoula Air Quality Unhealthy [AUDIO]

As anyone who has spent any time outside on Monday, it's immediately apparent that wildfire smoke is especially bad in the Missoula valley.

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birds on wire
Overheard: Bird #11 to Bird #12 - "I'd migrate if I could just see through this smoke!" (KLYQ Photo)
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Sawtooth Fire Continues Movement to the West

The smoke will not leave.

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mustang smoke
Smoke fills the valleys around the Mustang Fire south of the Bitterroot Valley. (USFS Photo)
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Air Quality Gets Worse – No Relief

The hourly particulate count at the Ravalli County Courthouse monitor in Hamilton reached "Hazardous" during a short time early this morning. It has gone back "Very Unhealthy" in the hourly counts, and the cumulative 8-hour and 24-counts remain in the "Hazardous" levels

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smoky air
photo courtesy of Ed Bierman/flickr.com
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Missoula Air Quality Unhealthy for Saturday [AUDIO]

The Missoula City County Health Department's website says when visibility gets down to 1.3 miles because of wildfire smoke, the air quality rating moves to 'hazardous'. At 5 a.m., The National Weather Service rated visibility at 3 miles.

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haynes field
Hamilton's Haynes Field, smothered in forest fire smoke. (KLYQ Photo)
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Games Cancelled – Bad Air in Western Montana

Can't play if you can't breathe.

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sawtooth fire
The Sawtooth Fire on Downing Mountain west of Hamilton. Photo taken from US 93 north. (KLYQ Photo)
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Sawtooth Fire Update – 3pm Monday September 10

The fire grew rapidly in high winds.

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