Wildfire smoke has absolutely saturated the state of Montana. Missoula, Butte, Helena and Bozeman all have some of the worst air quality numbers in the entire United States, with some AQI numbers ranking worse than Jakarta, Indonesia or Delhi, India. That's really bad.
The Missoula City County Health Department, in an effort to combat what they refer to as misinformation about the COVID 19 vaccines, has launched a new campaign to encourage more people to choose vaccination.
I've noticed a lot of chatter from friends wanting to spend time this summer in the Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex. That got me thinking...if so many people I know haven't ever been there, they probably don't know how 'wild' the wilderness IS in The Bob.