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Avalanche Center Seeing Financial Issues

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Some potential issues arising for the West Central Montana Avalanche Center as the Director is saying the center is having a tough time keeping up with expenses.

The director saying that due to the dangerous snow packs in mountains of the surrounding area and avalanches occurring in it, the center once again exceeded its budget.

Those with the center showing concern as they feel they will be unable to provide the consistent level of service without some financial help from the Lolo National Forest.

The center provides two avalanche advisories a week in winter months, and their financial support comes from several sources across the state and through those who volunteer for them.

 

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