Missoula News Image Archives

click to enlarge

Creative accounting 

Air tankers and helicopters used for wildland firefighting cost between $2,350 and $12,000 an hour to operate, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. The Forest Service helps cover increased firefighting expenses by “borrowing” funds from other programs, like trail maintenance.

Image credit: Cathrine L. Walters


Uploaded: Dec 5, 2013 | Post Comments

Image Archives: Stories: News: News

  • Disability Rights Montana lawyer Bridgitt Erickson says she tried for several months to convince the Montana State Hospital to remove her clients from isolation units before deciding that a lawsuit was the only recourse. “They don’t believe we have the legal authority to help these people,” she says.
  • Ill treatment
  • Disability Rights Montana lawyer Bridgitt Erickson says she...
  • Dec 1, 2016

Narrow Search

© 2017 Missoula News/Independent Publishing | Powered by Foundation