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By Ken Kronsperger
Seeley Lake, Mont. 

Lolo National Forest Fire Season 2017


September 28, 2017

Well it looks like we may finally exiting the fire season of 2017. Many questions are on the minds of the people that reside in this area of the nation.

The first and easiest question is how did it start? The answer to that is simply a lightning strike. Now the questions become much more complicated. I have found the answers given by the ‘EXPERTS’ leave a lot to be desired.

There are three things necessary for a fire.



Ignition source

In our forest we, not surprisingly, have the first two in abundance and Mother Nature supplied the third. Firefighters worked day and night to...

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