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Missoula smokejumper to lead Lincoln Ranger District

Missoula smokejumper to lead Lincoln Ranger District

Support Local Journalism Kendrick's grandfather, Verland "Swede" Ohlson, is seen in this photograph. Kendrick said when he was asked to step in as district ranger, he felt he owed it to his grandfather, who was a district ranger for 23 years. Kendrick's employees are tasked with managing the federal lands, maintaining trails, fire suppression, special-events permitting, restroom cleaning, signage and other projects. They...

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