Editor’s Note: At the time of the interview, the fire had burned an estimated 2,000 acres. The headline has been updated to reflect the most recent statistics.

Following a morning briefing this morning, Lieutenant Stu Anderson, Emergency Management Coordinator, joined us to talk about the latest details of the Sheepherder Hill Fire. Only estimates are available at this time but the best guess is that 1500-2000 acres have been consumed by the fire with 0% containment. No cause is yet known for the fire and the investigation continues.

Rumors have been swirling about the fate of the popular Crimson Dawn Museum and according to Lt Anderson, he believed that the structure had been saved although at last flyover 5 others had been in flames. The entire conversation is here.