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TUESDAY, MARCH 20, 2012

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14, 2012

Federal court OKs wolf hunts, rejects appeal 

HUNTING -- A federal appeals court today rejected a lawsuit from conservation groups that want to block wolf hunts that have killed more than 500 of the predators across the Northern Rockies in recent months, according to a just-filed Associated Press report The ruling from...

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TUESDAY, MARCH 13, 2012

MONDAY, MARCH 12, 2012

THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012


Maps shows wolf packs documented at the end of 2011 in Oregon and Washington. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

Latest map updates where wolf packs roam

ENDANGERED SPECIES -- This map, included in the latest U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service report on wolf populations in the Northern Rockies, shows current territories of the packs in Washington and Oregon, where wolves are still protected. Washington has five documented packs and 27 wolves...

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Montana seeks ideas for more effective wolf hunt

PREDATORS -- Montana’s wildlife commission is soliciting ideas to make next season’s wolf hunt more effective. The Fish, Wildlife and Parks commission invited county commissioners from across Montana to participate in a work session in Helena to discuss what additional measures can be taken to...

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2012

FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2012

THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2012


MONDAY, FEB. 27, 2012

Wolf verified roaming through Kalispell 

WILDLIFE ENCOUNTERS -- A wolf was caught on tape by a police cruiser's dash cam roaming through northwest Kalispell. The video and tracks were confirmed as a radio collared wolf by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks biologists. Tough neighborhood. Read the story in the Daily...

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THURSDAY, FEB. 23, 2012

 (Idaho Department of Fish and Game)

Idaho Panhandle wolf toll up to 58 

PREDATORS -- Idaho hunters and trappers have killed a total of 58 wolves in the Idaho Panhandle region with another five weeks left in the seasons that started last fall. At least 318 wolves had been reported killed by hunters and trappers across the state...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2012

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2012

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2012

Idaho wolf killed near Hailey had parvovirus 

PREDATORS -- Lab reports released Tuesday show that a wolf killed Jan. 22 near Hailey, Idaho, was suffering from parvovirus, which causes vomiting and diarrhea and ultimately death from dehydration. The homeowner killed the wolf after it had been observed near his house for at...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2012

MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2012

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2012

SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2012

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2012

Montana's latest toll on wolves

PREDATORS -- Hunters across Montana have shot 145 wolves since the season opened in early September. The state has set a statewide quota of 220 wolves for the season that started in early September. If that quota is reached, it would reduce the state's wolf...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 31, 2012

Idaho's latest toll on wolves

PREDATORS -- As January ends, Idaho’s first wolf trapping season has harvested 60 wolves statewide in the TRAPPING season that opened Nov. 15. That compares with 204 wolves taken by sportsmen in the HUNTING season that opened Aug. 30. Idaho's total wolf kill by hunters...

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FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2012

Idaho expands wolf trapping near Dworshak

PREDATORS -- The Idaho Fish and Game Commission on Thursday expanded the wolf trapping season to include Unit 10A in the Dworshak-Elk City wolf management zone starting Feb. 1. The season in Unit 10A opens Wednesday and runs through March 31. Commissioner Fred Trevey, of...

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