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By Dale Terrillion
Proctor, Mont. 

Blazing forest trails


September 6, 2018

While not a complete authority on the Canyon Creek fire in 1988, I was there to cut snags and later me and Elden Rammell were sentenced to cut that burned timber.

That fire camp there looked like a reunion of retired Forest Service people. I’m sure they donated their time.

I’m thankful someone finally admitted that is a “let burn policy.” Apparently the left hand doesn’t know what the right hand is doing because they’re still doing it with most fires.

A certain person who “sat” and got paid to look at the Rice Ridge fire told me the state fire crew were there to put it out....

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