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Mon June 3, 2013
Rain delaying start of fire season across much of state
State wildfire experts are saying heavy spring rain in Eastern Montana is lowering the risk for an extreme fire season across much of the state.
Leaders of state and federal agencies dealing with wildfire suppression briefed Governor Steve Bullock this week.
But Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us those officials are still expecting much more severe conditions in Southwest Montana