Stories tagged: grizzly bear
Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Grizzly bears aren’t docile animals, but an especially aggressive attack that killed a hunting guide and injured his client is puzzling wildlife officials.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 2:15 p.m.
Wyoming officials have trapped and killed two grizzly bears they believe killed a hunting outfitter and injured his client.
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
A U.S. judge on Thursday delayed for two more weeks the first grizzly bear hunts in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades, saying he needed more time to …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 7:41 p.m.
A young grizzly bear has been raiding chicken coops and chasing sheep in North Idaho.
Mon., July 2, 2018, 1 p.m.
Idaho Fish and Game will hold a lottery for one grizzly bear tag for the 2018 season.
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 5:35 p.m.
A grizzly bear researcher who was attacked by a grizzly bear last month said Thursday that her recovery has been slow, but the encounter has done nothing to change her …
Fri., June 1, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
National security concerns require the repairing of a northern Idaho road in important grizzly bear habitat near the Canadian border and lifting travel restrictions on law enforcement, officials say.
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
Idaho officials have scheduled two public meetings as part of a process to potentially open a grizzly bear hunting season this fall that would allow the killing of one male.
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 7:49 p.m.
Alaska’s neighbor to the southeast announced a ban this week on most grizzly bear hunts.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
A North Cascades National Park official said work to restore grizzly bears to the North Cascades Ecosystem has been stopped by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s office.
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 6 a.m.
A long-planned adventure, celebrating the author’s wife’s retirement from teaching, takes one Spokane couple to Alaska.
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 3:57 p.m.
While bird hunting along Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front, a sportsman must consider being loaded for bear as well as pheasant.
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
GREAT FALLS – Montana wildlife officials say a Bozeman hunter shot and killed a female grizzly bear after it charged at him. The Great Falls Tribune reported the initial investigation …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 3:08 p.m.
A grizzly bear killed for preying on cattle in Montana will be stuffed and put on display.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 5:56 p.m.
Montana wildlife authorities say a man shot and killed a grizzly bear after it ran out of some brush and bit his adult son’s arm.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
A grizzly bear mauled a bow hunter in southwestern Montana, slashing a 16-inch cut in his head that required 90 stitches to close.
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Hikers in the Inland Northwest are in carnivore country and should think ahead to what they would do in a close encounter with a bear, wolf or mountain lion, says …
Thu., July 20, 2017, 10:12 a.m.
Another grizzly bear has shown up in a part of Montana that hasn’t seen grizzlies in as long as a century.
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
At the end of June, the federal government announced the Yellowstone grizzly bear was no longer threatened with extinction. More than 100 tribal nations question that decision.
Thu., July 6, 2017, 2:19 p.m.
Native American tribes, clans and leaders from seven states and Canada say the U.S. government’s recent decision to lift protections for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area violates …
Tue., June 27, 2017, 8:32 a.m.
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks euthanized two grizzly bears for preying on livestock in Montana.
Thu., June 22, 2017, 9:20 a.m.
The National Park Service has reopened the Avalanche Lake Trail after the path was closed due to grizzly bear activity.
Tue., June 20, 2017, 12:27 p.m.
A popular trail in Montana’s Glacier National Park is closed temporarily because of grizzly bears frequenting the area.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 8:06 a.m.
State and federal wildlife officials are investigating after a male grizzly bear that had been shot to death was found in the Stillwater River in northwestern Montana.
Wed., May 31, 2017, 8:38 a.m.
State and federal wildlife officials are investigating after a black bear hunter reported shooting a grizzly bear about 5 miles northeast of Missoula.
Sun., April 9, 2017, 5 a.m.
About a dozen animals may be all that remains of the woodland caribou in the endangered Southern Selkirk herd that roams near the U.S.-Canada border, according to the Washington Department …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
The Kalispell mountain biker killed by a grizzly bear outside of Glacier National Park last year was going at a high rate of speed into a collision that triggered the …
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 10:10 a.m.
A federal proposal to return grizzly bears to the North Cascades drew mixed reaction in Cle Elum, where the first in a series of meetings was held this week. U.S. …
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Federal officials released a draft plan this week for restoring grizzly bears to the North Cascades.
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 4:20 a.m.
With most Montana seasons closed and grizzly bears in their dens for the winter, sportsmen and wildlife managers alike are reflecting on an alarming season of grizzly bear-hunter conflicts.