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For Immediate Release - August 17, 2000
Contact: Anastasia Burton
Press Secretary
(406) 444-5523

State Announces Fire Assistance Hotline, Website

(HELENA)---The State of Montana activated a hotline today for citizens affected by the fires.

Citizens may call The State Fire Assistance Hotline at 1-800-237-5079 Monday - Friday from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. Hotline staffers are available to refer callers to the appropriate agencies which can answer questions regarding recovery-related issues and available assistance.

Montana citizens may also access similar information on the Montana Fire Recovery Information Website at Website visitors interested in information regarding the fire situation itself should click on the "Travel Information" link displayed on this site.


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