From the August, 2000 Issues of the Seeley Swan Pathfinder

2000 Fire Season
Worst Since 1910

Level IV Fire Restrictions
announced at Public Fire Meeting
'We have a challenge, not a crisis'

Gov. Marc Racicot
closes forested lands
in Missoula County


Michigan Couple spot
fire near Tamaracks



Local Forest Service trails
closed due to fires.
Flathead Fire Activity Summary.


School board offers
support to firefighters

Adventure Cyclists from all parts of country re-route planned trip to avoid Bitterroot Fires.



It will take lots of rain
to end this fire season


Awards at Annual Quilt Show


New Elementary Superintendent
Comes from large Maryland district


Community Foundation
Qualifies for Matching Grant Monies

 Kids sell livestock at County Fair


YMCA Summer
Swim Program
Draws a Crowd
of Youngsters
of all ages.

Fish, Wildlife & Parks holds fishing clinic for kids at Lindey's Landing in Seeley Lake




Emergency personnel compiling
list of people needing special help


Swan Valley Teacher
Helps with MSU Research

Parents wanted for Advisory Board at HS

Meals on Wheels Benefit Yard Sale
raises nearly $3,000 in Swan Valley

Game Range Ramblin's

Game Range Articles by Mike Thompson, FW&P wildlife biologist, writing for the Pathfinder

Lessons from the Yellowstone Fires

Game Range Closed for Fire Season

Fires & Drought Test Wildlife

Elk Calves can Weather Firestorms

Boyd Mountain Road to Open Sept. 1

4H Kids get ready for
the County Fair with practice shows


Tamarack Stories from the Past....
compiled by Jack Demmons
Part 2 -- Part 3 --- Part 4