Mineral County, veterans issues
Outlying communities, transportation, history and general assignment reporter at the Missoulian
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The fire and the day were hot Friday afternoon when Linda Johnson draped the first American flag over two burn barrels in southwest Missoula.
One of western Montana’s last survivors of the World War II D-Day invasion has died.
Miss Montana spent four hours Thursday cruising over the beaches of Normandy on the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
It was evening but not dark, cloudy but not stormy, breezy but not windy.
Jim Yule joined the U.S. Forest Service in 1911, but his true legacy began years later, when he convinced Bob Johnson to cut a hole in the flo…