The Sturgill Fire is now raging in the North Minam Drainage and is comprised of mixed coniferous forest. The firefighters are continuing to adopt plans to preserve neighboring private property and inholdings, such as Red’s Horse Ranch, the Minam River Lodge, and the area along Lostine River Road.
In order to stop the spread of the fire to the north, forces dedicated to fighting fires have begun building a shaded fuel break between Lostine and Bear Creek. In the event of a fire, please evacuate the building on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at 10:00 AM.
All orders to evacuate due to the threat of fire have been canceled.
Road Closures are still in effect at this time (open to residents only) Closures of Roads Currently in Effect: o Lower Imnaha Road and Dug Bar Road Will Neither Be Accessible Upper Imnaha Road and Hat Point Road are both closed at this time. Road and area closures imposed by the Forest Service are still in effect.
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