The Missoula County Sheriff’s Office has partially downgraded the evacuations for the Lolo Peak Fire.

The sheriff's office Facebook page says the evacuation order from mile post 20 to mile post 21.7 for both the north and south sides of Highway 12 has been downgraded to an evacuation warning.

Residents may return to their homes.

Residents should remain vigilant and ready to immediately evacuate should the need arise.
The evacuation order remains in place between Fort Fizzle and mile post 21.7, for both north and south sides of Highway 12.

This evacuation order includes Mill Creek Road and Elk Meadows Road areas.
Portions of Mormon Creek Road above and including Vann Drive remain in an evacuation warning.
For further information call 258-4636.