Stories tagged: grizzly bear
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
A Montana hunter killed a grizzly bear in North Idaho on Tuesday, after apparently mistaking the endangered bruin for a more common black bear.
Mon., May 6, 2019
A grizzly bear was confirmed northeast of Magee, Idaho, in the Coeur d’Alene National Forest on Monday.
Sat., April 6, 2019
Idaho fish and game officials are warning people in the Panhandle to watch out for grizzles during black bear season.
Tue., March 12, 2019
Yellowstone National Park has recorded its first grizzly bear sighting of the year as bears start to come out of hibernation with the pending end of winter.
Sun., Feb. 17, 2019
U.S. Border security may prompt the reopening of a road bisecting important grizzly bear habitat north of Priest Lake.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018
A 900-pound grizzly wandered into the garage of a Hutterite Colony in Montana, Wednesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018
A 500-pound grizzly bear mauled a Hayden man, and he lived to tell the tale.
Wed., Oct. 3, 2018
Wildlife managers in Wyoming are investigating the shooting of a grizzly bear by a hunting guide as the animals become more active searching for food before the harsh winter sets …
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. 18, 2018
Grizzly bears aren’t docile animals, but an especially aggressive attack that killed a hunting guide and injured his client is puzzling wildlife officials.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018
Wyoming officials have trapped and killed two grizzly bears they believe killed a hunting outfitter and injured his client.
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018
A U.S. judge on Thursday delayed for two more weeks the first grizzly bear hunts in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades, saying he needed more time to …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018
A young grizzly bear has been raiding chicken coops and chasing sheep in North Idaho.
Mon., July 2, 2018
Idaho Fish and Game will hold a lottery for one grizzly bear tag for the 2018 season.
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018
A grizzly bear researcher who was attacked by a grizzly bear last month said Thursday that her recovery has been slow, but the encounter has done nothing to change her …
Fri., June 1, 2018
National security concerns require the repairing of a northern Idaho road in important grizzly bear habitat near the Canadian border and lifting travel restrictions on law enforcement, officials say.
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.
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017
Alaska’s neighbor to the southeast announced a ban this week on most grizzly bear hunts.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017
A North Cascades National Park official said work to restore grizzly bears to the North Cascades Ecosystem has been stopped by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s office.
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017
A long-planned adventure, celebrating the author’s wife’s retirement from teaching, takes one Spokane couple to Alaska.
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017
While bird hunting along Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front, a sportsman must consider being loaded for bear as well as pheasant.
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017
GREAT FALLS – Montana wildlife officials say a Bozeman hunter shot and killed a female grizzly bear after it charged at him. The Great Falls Tribune reported the initial investigation …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017
A grizzly bear killed for preying on cattle in Montana will be stuffed and put on display.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017
Montana wildlife authorities say a man shot and killed a grizzly bear after it ran out of some brush and bit his adult son’s arm.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017
A grizzly bear mauled a bow hunter in southwestern Montana, slashing a 16-inch cut in his head that required 90 stitches to close.
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017
Hikers in the Inland Northwest are in carnivore country and should think ahead to what they would do in a close encounter with a bear, wolf or mountain lion, says …
Thu., July 20, 2017
Another grizzly bear has shown up in a part of Montana that hasn’t seen grizzlies in as long as a century.
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017
At the end of June, the federal government announced the Yellowstone grizzly bear was no longer threatened with extinction. More than 100 tribal nations question that decision.
Thu., July 6, 2017
Native American tribes, clans and leaders from seven states and Canada say the U.S. government’s recent decision to lift protections for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area violates …
Tue., June 27, 2017
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks euthanized two grizzly bears for preying on livestock in Montana.