Posted: Jan 22, 2013 1:13 PM
BUTTE - An air pollution alert has been issued by the Butte Silver Bow Health Department.
People using wood products to heat their homes are asked to use alternative source to heat their homes. Use of phase 1/class 1 wood stoves is permitted if necessary.
Current air conditions are rated "unhealthy" in Butte.
Active children, adults and people with respiratory disease, such as asthma should avoid prolonged activity outdoors. Everyone else especially children should limit prolonged outdoor activity.