Stories tagged: Grizzly
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 9:06 a.m.
Montana study aims to reduce grizzly-livestock encounters
A University of Montana graduate student is partnering with Indian tribes to study how effective electric fences are in protecting poultry and livestock from grizzly bear attacks.
Thu., July 20, 2017, 10:12 a.m.
Far-ranging grizzly spotted in Montana’s Big Belt Mountains
Another grizzly bear has shown up in a part of Montana that hasn’t seen grizzlies in as long as a century.
Sun., May 21, 2017, 5:40 p.m.
Grizzly, two yearlings captured after freezer break-ins
Montana wildlife officials have captured an adult female grizzly bear and two yearlings after the animals broke into small freezers outside a mobile home.
UPDATED: Sat., April 29, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
McNeil River bear expert learned to trust grizzly bears
Larry Aumiller spent 40 years trying to come to terms with the expression on the Boone and Crockett Club’s bear statue. “Those bears can be aggressive,” Aumiller said. “But that’s …
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Feds seeking input on North Cascades grizzly bear plan
Federal officials want residents to weigh in on their proposals to restore the population of grizzly bears to the rugged landscape of the North Cascades in Washington.
Tue., July 26, 2016, 10:58 a.m.
Grizzly euthanized in eastern Idaho after killing sheep
ISLAND PARK, Idaho – A 26-year-old male grizzly bear officials say had recently killed seven sheep has been euthanized in eastern Idaho. Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials say …
UPDATED: Wed., June 29, 2016, 8:54 p.m.
Grizzly bear kills mountain biker near Glacier National Park
Montana authorities say a grizzly bear has killed a person in the Flathead National Forest just outside Glacier National Park.
Fri., April 22, 2016, 8:44 a.m.
Biologists trapping, tagging Yellowstone grizzlies in May
Wildlife officials say they will begin trapping bears inside Yellowstone National Park in early May.
Fri., April 22, 2016, 6:07 a.m.
Only U.S. grizzly recovery coordinator retiring after 35 years
The nation’s first and only grizzly bear recovery coordinator is stepping down after 35 years, saying the threatened species has recovered enough for him to retire.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 6 a.m.
WSU report criticizes school’s grizzly bear lab
A grizzly bear research lab at Washington State University has problems with its treatment of animals and in its operations,
Sat., Feb. 27, 2016, 12:43 p.m.
Out & About: First grizzly sighted in Yellowstone
Yellowstone National Park has reported its first grizzly bear sighting of 2016.
Fri., Jan. 17, 2014, 2:22 p.m.
Washington State University scientists treating sick grizzly
PULLMAN — Scientists at Washington State University are treating a 3-year-old female grizzly bear that has been suffering seizures.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2011, 3:55 p.m.
DNA: Bullet went through grizzly, killed hunter
Officials in northwestern Montana say a shot fired at a grizzly bear as it attacked a Nevada hunter passed through the bear before striking and killing the hunter.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2011, 1:11 p.m.
Young wrangler, maybe even horse, booked for Letterman
My Outdoors feature story last Sunday, “Gutsy wrangler, huge horse, save boy from charging grizzly” struck a chord with Spokesman-Review readers –and then spread to readers across the continent like …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2011, 8:42 a.m.
Officials euthanize geezer grizzly after barn raid
State wildlife officials have euthanized what they say may be the oldest male grizzly bear ever captured in the Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem.
Wed., Sept. 14, 2011, 10:20 a.m.
Idaho lawmakers propose ESA changes on grizzlies
Both of Idaho’s U.S. senators and North Idaho’s congressman introduced legislation Wednesday to amend the Endangered Species Act to clarify that it’s OK to shoot a grizzly bear in self-defense …
Wed., Sept. 1, 2010, 7:59 a.m.
WSU grizzly dies in attack by older bears
A two-year old grizzly bear was mauled to death by two older bears in an abnormal altercation Tuesday afternoon at the Washington State University Bear Center, according to a news …
Sun., Sept. 13, 2009, 4:07 p.m.
Grizzly gets swim lessons in pool
HELENA, Mont. — A 7-year-old learning how to swim at the local pool is nothing new. Unless it’s an 800-pound grizzly bear taking the plunge.
Mon., July 13, 2009, 6:37 p.m.
Grizzly survived dustup with hunter
A female grizzly that bit an Eastern Idaho hunter last month has been identified through DNA testing of saliva on the hunter’s wound.
Mon., June 29, 2009, 9:45 a.m.
Grizzly chases Idaho hunters with dogs
Three eastern Idaho bear hunters got an unpleasant surprise Sunday morning when their hounds surrounded a female grizzly with cubs.
Thu., June 11, 2009, 10:52 a.m.
Grizzly had killed bull elk, farmer says
ROSE LAKE, Idaho – The grizzly bear that was shot near Rose Lake this week had killed an elk on the Bugle Mountain Elk Farm, said owner Dave Riley.