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FRIDAY, FEB. 15, 2013

Two Montana bighorn rams battle for breeding superiority during the December mating season. ©Jaime Johnson (Jaime Johnson)

Record $480K bid for Montana bighorn tag

HUNTING -- An anonymous hunter has paid an all-time record $480,000 for a special permit offered by the state of Montana to hunt a wild mountain sheep with liberal rules on dates and areas. The winning bids for tags offered by Montana and other states,...

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MONDAY, AUG. 6, 2012

A bighorn sheep ram sits on a ridge above Soda Butte Creek in Yellowstone National Park. (Associated Press photos / The Spokesman-Review)

Tennessee hunter wins Idaho bighorn raffle tag

HUNTING -- After 30 years of dreaming for a chance to hunt bighorn sheep, Rob Durrett, 56, of Clarksville, Tenn., has won the 2012 raffle for a prized Idaho Rocky Mountain bighorn tag. “It’s a life-changing adventure,” he told IFG officials Every year Idaho Fish...

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