Stories tagged: grizzlies
Sat., Sept. 28, 2019
Contentious proposals to reintroduce grizzly bears to the North Cascades ecosystem in Washington state are once again open for public comment.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019
After an abrupt halt, the process that would bring grizzly bears back to North Cascades National Park is back on
Grizzly bears may yet roam the Washington Cascades, after a pair of federal agencies unexpectedly announced Thursday they would reopen the process of considering how reintroduction might happen.
Sun., May 12, 2019
Ranching families are sharing the southwestern Montana landscape with grizzly bears, with some help from students. The Tom Miner Basin Association works on projects to promote places where livestock and …
Sat., April 6, 2019
Idaho fish and game officials are warning people in the Panhandle to watch out for grizzles during black bear season.
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019
As video classes go, it’s hard to beat a studio with a view of the snowcapped Bitterroot Mountains and an eagle trap out the window.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018
A female grizzly bear was shot multiple time in North Idaho, according to officials.
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018
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 …
Tue., Sept. 25, 2018
The first public grizzly bear hunts in the Northern Rockies in almost three decades have been blocked by a U.S. judge who rejected government claims that the fearsome predators had …
Fri., April 27, 2018
U.S. officials say they will not restore federal protections for Yellowstone-area grizzly bears despite a court ruling that called into question the government’s rationale for placing the animals under state …
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018
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.
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018
Montana won’t hold a grizzly bear hunt in 2018 after state officials said Thursday they want to avoid complicating lawsuits over the animal’s legal status.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
Grizzly bear numbers in and around Yellowstone National Park are holding relatively steady, according to figures released Thursday, as state wildlife officials begin discussions on whether to hold the first …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017
Fresh tracks found on a dirt road in a rural, northwest Wyoming prairie are the latest example of grizzly bears roaming a type of habitat where they have not been …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017
A growing number of grizzly bears are moving outside their established habitat in and around Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, causing more conflicts with humans, according to wildlife managers.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017
Three more conservation groups are suing to restore federal protections to grizzly bears living in and around Yellowstone National Park.
Tue., June 27, 2017
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks euthanized two grizzly bears for preying on livestock in Montana.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017
Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after U.S. government officials ruled …
Tue., June 20, 2017
A popular trail in Montana’s Glacier National Park is closed temporarily because of grizzly bears frequenting the area.
Sun., April 2, 2017
Grizzly bears continue to expand their range amid an ongoing effort to turn over management of the bears from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to the states of Wyoming, …
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017
Grizzly bears once roamed the rugged landscape of the North Cascades in Washington state but few have been sighted in recent decades.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017
After he fouled out in the closing minute, Idaho’s Victor Sanders untucked his jersey and made his way to the second-to-last seat on the Vandals’ bench.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016
Josh Hawkinson scored a career-high 29 points and added 14 rebounds, as Washington State downed Montana 87-63 Saturday in a consolation-round game at the Paradise Jam tournament.
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016
Shannon Schweyen has been promoted to head coach of the Montana women’s basketball team that she played on and has helped coach for the past 24 seasons.
Thu., May 26, 2016
Bryan Rust scored a pair of second-period goals and Matt Murray stopped 16 shots to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game …
Tue., May 24, 2016
Hecla Mining Company plans to buy a major silver deposit in Northwest Montana that for decades drawn the interest of speculators and the ire of conservationists.
Sun., Oct. 4, 2015
Chad Chalich overcame a slow start to pass for 265 yards and three touchdowns, leading Montana to a 27-13 win over UC Davis on Saturday in Davis, California. Chalich (Coeur …
Sun., Sept. 6, 2015
Alex Vega nailed a 48-yard field goal with 4 seconds left to give Cal Poly a season-opening 20-19 nonconference win over Montana on Saturday in Missoula. The Grizzlies (1-1) took …
Sat., March 14, 2015
Federal grants were used to buy development rights last month for two North Idaho properties to preserve habitat for grizzly bears and other wildlife. The Hubbard family sold the rights …
Fri., Feb. 27, 2015
Connor Hill fell short in his five previous career tries at the Montana Grizzlies. Maybe the most agonizing setback occurred at Memorial Gym last season, when Montana pulled out a …
Fri., Feb. 27, 2015
It all felt so right Thursday night for Eastern Washington. Forgotten were the aches and pains, the recent shooting slump, the self-doubt. All were swept away, along with the Montana …