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FRIDAY, OCT. 2, 2015

THURSDAY, OCT. 1, 2015

This black bear, known as Green 108, has had three cubs from the same litter euthanized because they were breaking into homes. (Associated Press)

Once again: Fed bear is dead bear, people injured 

WILDLIFE -- It's the same disheartening "Fed-bear Dead-bear" story retold this time with an additional little twist of human denial at best, or maybe just stupidity. State wildlife officials have captured and euthanized two food-conditioned black bears west of Kalispell, but they say someone else...

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Alex Honnold free-climbs Phoenix, a rock face in Yosemite National Park, in the film “Honnold 3.0.”

Honnold, Caldwell headline 2015 Banff Film Festival 

EXTREME SPORTS -- Two climbers known for their ascents of big walls, speed records and unflinching dedication to rock climbing will headline the presenters in the 2015 Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival, Oct. 31-Nov. 8 in Banff, Alberta. Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell will...

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 29, 2015

MONDAY, SEPT. 28, 2015

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New supervisor named for Umatilla National Forest

PUBLIC LANDS -- Genevieve Masters has been named supervisor on the Umatilla National Forest, which includes 1.4 million acres through the Blue Mountains in Washington and Oregon. Masters will be moving to forest headquarters in Pendleton, Oregon, from her post as deputy forest supervisor on...

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FRIDAY, SEPT. 25, 2015

Outdoors blog

Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column.





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