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  1. Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging 5 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... following the longest closure in decades. In Montana, hundreds of people were hastily evacuated from Glacier National Park where a wildfire destroyed at least nine homes and cabins in one of the park's historic districts. The hit to national parks ...

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  2. Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodgingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Park Ranger Mercedes O'Grady working at the intersection of Apgar Loop and Going-to-the-Sun Road on Monday, August 13, 2018, in Glacier National Park. Traffic attempting to go into the park had to be stopped at this point and rerouted through East Glacier if they were trying to reach Logan Pass, or told they would have to wait if they had left things behind Sunday night in the evacuations.

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  3. Smoke gets in your eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... closed several areas of the Castle Provincial Parks. And the Going to the Sun Highway in Montana's Glacier National Park remains closed west of the Logan Pass. Events at the Castle Mountain Resort are continuing as scheduled - for now - including ...

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  4. Residents near Glacier park given fire evacuation warningRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KTMF

    Montana authorities are warning residents they may have to leave their homes because of a fire burning near the southern border of Glacier National Park. The Flathead County Office of Emergency Services says Wednesday's evacuation warning affects a small number of homes threatened by the fire burning about 2 miles from the community of Essex.

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  5. Glacier Park's Howe Ridge fire holding at 2,600 acres, evacuations still in effectRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KFBB

    ... recorded information: 406-888-7077. The latest Howe Ridge information and photos can be found on Glacier National Park is under Stage II Fire Restrictions. No campfires will be permitted in the frontcountry or backcountry. Smoking is also prohibited ...

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  6. 'Gobsmacked': 500 firefighters battle bushfires in NSWRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Age

    ... resources. "We've got the largest fire complex burning in San Francisco and fires burning in the Glacier National Park on the Canadian border, which we've just sent crews to, and now we have this extreme weather fanning NSW fires in ...

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  7. Historic Cabins In Montana Destroyed By WildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... western U.S. from New Mexico all the way up to Washington. In Montana, the Howe Ridge Fire burning in Glacier National Park destroyed a set of historic cabins. Nicky Ouellet of Montana Public Radio reports. NICKY OUELLET, BYLINE: Glacier broke ...

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  8. Robert Benson's photos spotlighted at Woodland Camera ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... and saguaro cactus parks in the lower Sonoran Desert, and the north includes the rocky mountains of Glacier National Park. In between are the red rock areas of northern Arizona and Utah, such as the Grand Canyon, Painted Desert, Lake Powell, Zion, ...

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  9. Glacier Park's July visitation number slightly below 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KFBB

    The latest statistics from the National Park Service show that last month was the second busiest July for Glacier National Park on record. The Flathead Beacon reports that about 905,000 people visited the northern Montana park last month, a 10 percent decrease from July 2017 when the park received more than 1 million visitors.

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  10. ROAM misses deadline leaving some UM students without a roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | KFBB

    ... University of Montana students are still without the student housing they signed up for. On Tuesday, Glacier National Park confirmed several cabins burned in the Howe Ridge Fire. The historic cabins are along the west side of Lake McDonald. On ...

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  11. Yosemite park reopens, but firea s toll on tourism still feltRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    ... ones. A Montana blaze destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Glacier National Park. Park officials said did not provide details on the structures lost on the north end of Lake McDonald. In Yosemite, visitors ...

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  12. Video shows wildfire raging in MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    Cell phone video captured a wildfire as it raged through Montana's Glacier National Park on Monday. Hundreds of visitors had to be evacuated.

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  13. Yosemite park reopens, but fire's toll on tourism still feltRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Fe New Mexican

    In this photo taken Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, a fire burns next to Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park in northwest Montana. The fire, which was started by lightning on Saturday night, has forced the evacuation of the Lake McDonald Lodge and a nearby campground.

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  14. Experts 'gobsmacked' by NSW winter firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    ... resources. "We've got the largest fire complex burning in San Francisco and fires burning in the Glacier National Park on the Canadian border, which we've just sent crews to, and now we have this extreme weather fanning NSW fires in winter." At ...

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  15. 'I had to get out of there': Fire rages around Glacier Park's Lake McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Floyd County Times

    Her great-grandfather, Montana Senator Thomas Walsh, built a lodge near the north end of Lake McDonald in the early 1900s. His getaway stayed in family hands through the 1910 creation of Glacier National Park.

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  16. The Latest: Vehicle tow chain sparked small California fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 photo provided by the National Park Service, people walk along the shore near Lake McDonald Lodge as the Howe Ridge Fire burns in Glacier National Park, Mont. A wildfire destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Montana's Glacier National Park, as officials in California prepared to reopen Yosemite National Park Tuesday following a nearly three-week closure at the height of the summer season.

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  17. Glacier latest US park to be scorched by Western wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    A wildfire destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Montana's Glacier National Park, as officials in California prepared to reopen Yosemite National Park following a two-week closure at the height of the summer season. Meanwhile, a Utah firefighter died Monday battling a massive blaze in Northern California - the sixth fatality in a matter of weeks.

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  18. Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... wait long before her first experience with hiker's rash. "It was on my very first backpacking trip in Glacier National Park in 2012," she said. "Everybody told me I had poison ivy. I didn't." Theisen would come to know what she was dealing with, and ...

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  19. Cabin owner "heartbroken" after Glacier Fire burns homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFBB

    On Tuesday, Glacier National Park confirmed several cabins burned in the Howe Ridge Fire. The historic cabins are along the west side of Lake McDonald.

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  20. The Latest: Official: Falling tree killed Utah firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MDJonline.com

    From left, Yaqmur Abay from Turkey and Anne Ruiz from Spain, two summer employees in Glacier National Park, sit on the edge of the Apgar dock with the feet in the water of Lake McDonald on Monday morning, Aug. 13, 2018.

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