Firefighting going well this morning in Bear Paws
Havre Daily News/Tim Leeds
Smoke looms Thursday behind land charred by the Thackeray Fire south of Havre in the Bear Paw Mountains, east of Bear Paw Lake. Firefighters today said the fire is close to 75 percent contained, and a Bear Paw rancher said this morning that the Grabofsky Fire farther south in the mountains was nearly out.
The head of a state firefighting strike team battling a blaze south of Havre said this morning that the fire is close to under control, and he is optimistic the firefighters will maintain that control despite a forecast warning of high fire conditions....