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Overheated muffler started Miller Creek fire; more crews arrive

missoulian.com — The grass fire that raced up Upper Miller Creek Road's northside hill blackened more than 152 acres and reminded Missoulians the 2014 fire season still has some bite. An overheated muffler on a chainsaw apparently ignited the Lost Mine fire about 3 p.m. Sunday.

Sentinel principal Tom Blakely resigns amid scandal; will receive $90K buyout

missoulian.com — Former Sentinel High School principal Tom Blakely has resigned from Missoula County Public Schools District, after being placed on leave for an undisclosed incident involving another administrator. "Blakely's resignation is effective June 30, 2015," MCPS spokeswoman Hatton Littman wrote in a press release on Monday afternoon.
Sep 22, 2014

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