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CSKT battling late-season wildfire near Arlee

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ARLEE- Firefighters are working on a small wildfire that started a few miles northeast of Arlee on the Flathead Indian Reservation after a citizen's intentional burn got out of hand.

From the CSKT Division of Fire:

The Rehbein Fire started Tuesday, October 23, 2018. The fire is located 2.5 miles northeast of the town of Arlee, MT on the Flathead Indian Reservation. It is burning in grass and timber. The fire was started by a citizen burning debris/grass. No structures are threatened. The fire is being managed by a local Type 3 Incident Management Team. 14 personnel are assigned to the incident as well as a type 2 helicopter.
The fire is now 114 acres and 20% contained.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this notice, please contact Division of Fire at 676-2550 or contact C.T. Camel, Fire Information Officer, at 406-676-2550 ext. 6407 or email: ct.camel@cskt.org

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