This morning the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) website reports:
Little Goose (Bighorn National Forest): 4,575 acres at 40 percent contained. This fire is burning 15 miles southwest of Sheridan. Moderate fire behavior was reported. The communities of Little Goose and Teepee are threatened. Evacuations are in effect.
And according to a post dated yesterday on the Sheridan Media website:
CERTAIN RESIDENTS ARE NOW BEING LET BACK INTO THEIR HOMES NEAR THE LITTLE GOOSE FIRE – A big announcement came down this afternoon regarding some of the residents with homes near the Little Goose fire …residents and homeowners below the upper snowmobile parking lot on Red Grade Road and those on County road 77 are being allowed to go back to their homes, however you must first pick up an evacuee pass at the Big Horn Fire Station from County Commissioner Steve Maier…