WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15, 2014

Glacier Park grizzly shooter case dismissed

WILDLIFE -- The case against a Texas man accused of illegally discharging a firearm in Glacier National Park this summer, when he shot a grizzly bear he said was charging ...

MONDAY, OCT. 13, 2014

TUESDAY, OCT. 7, 2014

FRIDAY, OCT. 3, 2014

Videos capture bears with cat-scratch fever

WILDLIFE WATCHING  -- The trail cam video of an Okanogan County black bear turning a scented tree into a massage parlor (at right) has been amusing thousands of viewers since ...


FRIDAY, SEPT. 5, 2014

Bowhunter treed, bitten by black bear

HUNTING -- A Western Washington archery hunter is recovering from puncture wounds to his leg after startling a black bear during a hunt on Monday. Jerry Hause, 60, spooked the ...

TUESDAY, AUG. 19, 2014

WSU study: Can grizzlies make use of tools?

WILDLIFE RESEARCH -- Washington State University researchers are learning whether grizzly bears make and use tools. With claws and teeth that can rip open anything from a beer can to beaver dens and ...

FRIDAY, AUG. 15, 2014

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 13, 2014

MONDAY, AUG. 11, 2014

Video: Momma bear gives cub tooth love

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- The video above shows a savvy black bear sow doing what she needs to do to get her young cub out of danger from passing vehicles. The ...

TUESDAY, AUG. 5, 2014

FRIDAY, JULY 18, 2014


Injured hiker had to fend off bears

HIKING -- Bears have always been good at smelling opportunity. A hiker who fell, broke his leg and dislocated his shoulder in the North Cascades last weekend said he had to fend ...



Grizzly bear at home on the range

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- No cowboys were trying to rope this stray and put their own brand on it Tuesday, for good reason. Western Montana outdoor photographer Jaime Johnson had been sitting in ...

MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014

FRIDAY, MAY 23, 2014

THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014

Grizzlies isolated in Cabinet Mountains

THREATENED SPECIES -- Our big bears  need lots of room to roam, something that's in short supply in our ever-more-developed world.  Grizzly bears in NW Montana face trio of obstacles ...

TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014

Grizzly killed by Idaho black bear hunters

HUNTING -- An 11-year old male grizzly bear was killed by black bear hunters near Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday, May 7, according to the Idaho Fish and Game Department. The ...

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