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Joy of hunt goes up in smoke

What was supposed to be an enjoyable hunting trip for two Havre men ended badly Friday when their camp site near White Sulphur Springs was burned to the ground.

The Meagher County Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident.

Havre resident Dan Frickle said he and hunting partner Paul Nelson returned to their camp on Moose Creek in the Lewis and Clark National Forest to find Frickle's tent destroyed.

"Whoever did it cut two propane lines to add to the fire," he said. "It went really hot, really fast."

The fire started Friday while the two hunters were in White Sulphur Springs for the afte...


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