Stories tagged: wolves
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 6 a.m.
Questions about whether some Cooke City residents are baiting wolves has raised the hackles of a few of the remote town’s business owners.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 2:10 p.m.
The Stevens County Commissioners announced that wolf “packs have come very close to homes in several areas of Stevens County,” Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
The carcasses of two calves and a cow were discovered in Ferry County early in January.
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 11:50 a.m.
Environmental groups have withdrawn from talks aimed at updating the wolf management plan in Oregon.
Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 5 a.m.
The November killing of a Yellowstone wolf outside the park has generated “hundreds” of emails and phone calls to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials suggesting that the hunt was …
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
Washington’s Wolf Advisory Group is scheduled to meet Tuesday and Wednesday in Spokane following a difficult year of state wolf management.
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Spokane-area photographer captures image of beloved Yellowstone wolf nearly a year before she’s killed by a hunter
Nearly a year ago, Craig Goodwin was driving through Yellowstone’s Lamar Valley when he saw a group of people convened by the side of the road.
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 6 a.m.
It was a chance encounter between Marc Cooke and 926F. The wolf looked as though she could be a dog. It paced about 50 yards off the road where Cooke’s …
Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
A Montana hunter has legally killed a wolf that was popular with photographers and wolf watchers in Yellowstone National Park.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 2:37 p.m.
A canine chased Eastern Washington University student Andrew Norby away from a buck he shot Oct. 20.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 8:58 p.m.
The House of Representatives voted 196-180 on Friday to drop legal protections for gray wolves across the lower 48. The legislation will next head to the Senate.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:05 a.m.
The House of Representatives will vote Friday on whether to delist gray wolves in the contiguous United States.
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:54 p.m.
Once again, wolves in the old Profanity pack territory (OPT) are being lethally controlled by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife because of livestock depredations by wolves in the …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 5 a.m.
Longtime wolf researcher Mark Boyce presented a paper reflecting on his 40 years of work – as well as the work of some of his students and colleagues – on …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018
For the first time Washington wildlife officials will attempt to kill wolves from three separate packs.
Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 12:57 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife confirmed that a member or members of the Togo wolf pack attacked and injured a calf on Oct. 26.
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
The state has decided to kill the remaining two wolves from a pack that has repeatedly preyed on cattle in the Kettle River Range of Ferry County.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
The final two members of a wolf pack occupying the old Profanity Peak Pack area will be killed, according to a Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife news release.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 3:10 p.m.
Washington’s Wolf Advisory Group is looking for new candidates to serve on the citizen committee that advises the department on wolf recovery and management.
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife killed another wolf in the old Profanity Peak Pack area, Friday.
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Galvanized by court rulings protecting grizzly bears and gray wolves, Congressional Republicans on Wednesday launched a push for sweeping changes to the Endangered Species Act despite strong objections from Democrats …
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 12:27 p.m.
Washington state officials have determined that wolves from a pack in northeast Washington have injured five additional calves, and they continue efforts to kill some pack members.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
A member of the wolf pack occupying the old Profanity Peak pack area was shot and killed Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
A Washington state judge on Friday rejected efforts to temporarily block the killing of wolves that are preying on livestock in Ferry County.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 2:37 p.m.
The U.S. government says it doesn’t have to release information to an environmental group concerning investigations into livestock deaths in Idaho that can result in wolves being killed for preying …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
A member of the Togo wolf pack was shot and injured last week.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 1:03 p.m.
Politicians and ranchers in northeast Washington are chafing after two environmental groups from outside the state temporarily blocked the legal killing of members of the Togo wolf pack.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
State wildlife officials are investigating the reported shooting of a member of the Togo pack.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Washington wildlife officials order members of Togo wolf pack killed, lawsuit temporarily delays action
State officials ordered the lethal removal of wolves from the Togo pack in northeast Washington, Monday. However, environmental groups quickly filed a lawsuit temporarily blocking the action.
Sat., Aug. 18, 2018
It takes guts for a bureaucrat to act decisively without clear policy as a safety net. Fortunately for a young researcher treed by wolves, somebody had guts.