SWAN LAKE - Little change is being reported on the Tin Soldier Fire burning 17 miles east of Swan Lake.
The blaze is holding at 8,165 acres with containment increasing to 94% as of Thursday, Aug. 31, 2023.
The evacuation issued by the Flathead County Sheriff for the Heinrude community has been lifted.
With a forest area closure still in place, residents will need to contact the Hungry Horse Ranger Station at 406-387-3800 to make arrangements to access their properties.
There are 80 people assigned to the Tin Soldier Fire which was sparked by lightning on July 30, 2023.