Mill Creek Fire http://mtpr.org en Homes Saved from Mill Creek Fire http://mtpr.org/post/homes-saved-mill-creek-fire <p>Firefighters are feeling a lot better today about the 720-acre Mill Creek fire that broke out yesterday between Frenchtown and Missoula. Fri, 26 Jul 2013 22:14:44 +0000 Sally Mauk 5943 at http://mtpr.org Homes Saved from Mill Creek Fire New fire breaks out between Frenchtown and Missoula http://mtpr.org/post/new-fire-breaks-out-between-frenchtown-and-missoula <p>A new&nbsp; wildfire burning just east of Frenchtown and west of Missoula has grown to over 550 acres and prompted several evacuations. The fire - started by a mower sparking on a rock this afternoon - has forced homeowners between Mill Creek and Fred Lane to evacuate as firefighters attack the blaze from the ground and the air. (see map) So far, there are no reports of homes lost to the fire.</p><p></p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 23:49:58 +0000 Sally Mauk 5890 at http://mtpr.org New fire breaks out between Frenchtown and Missoula