Stories tagged: wolf
Mon., Nov. 4, 2019
The chance to comment on how Washington’s gray wolves should be managed once they are no longer a state endangered species has been extended until Nov. 15.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
The Cowboy Whisperer: Ferry County range rider works to build understanding in Washington wolf country
Wolves are thriving in Washington, with their populations growing an average of 28% per year. But tolerance for wolves is, in Daniel Curry’s view, on the ropes. And every time …
Fri., Oct. 4, 2019
Just days after Gov. Jay Inslee asked that fewer wolves be killed, wildlife officials announced they’d removed a member of the Grouse Flats pack.
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019
Members of the Grouse Flats wolf pack, in Southeast Washington, will be killed by state wildlife officials.
Fri., Sept. 13, 2019
The Grouse Flats wolf pack in Garfield County has been credited with killing a 450-pound calf on Aug. 30, according to a Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife news release.
Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife commission will hold a special meeting at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019
The reward leading to the conviction in the illegal killing of a gray wolf over Memorial Day weekend grew to $10,000 on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019
A proposal to strip gray wolves of their remaining federal protections could curtail their rapid expansion across vast swaths of the U.S. West and Great Lakes, yet the predators already …
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019
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
The Stevens County Commissioners announced that wolf “packs have come very close to homes in several areas of Stevens County,” Tuesday.
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019
Environmental groups have withdrawn from talks aimed at updating the wolf management plan in Oregon.
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018
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.
Fri., Nov. 30, 2018
A Montana hunter has legally killed a wolf that was popular with photographers and wolf watchers in Yellowstone National Park.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018
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
The House of Representatives will vote Friday on whether to delist gray wolves in the contiguous United States.
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018
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
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.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018
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
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., Oct. 12, 2018
Pennsylvania GOP gubernatorial candidate warns Democrat he’ll ‘stomp all over your face with golf spikes’
Amid calls from Republicans for more civility in politics, the party’s gubernatorial nominee in Pennsylvania posted a video Friday on Facebook in which he warns Gov. Tom Wolf, D, of …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018
State wildlife officials ordered the killing of more wolves, Wednesday.
Wed., July 25, 2018
Idaho’s Rangeland Resources Commission says wolf attacks on livestock in Idaho hit a record over the past year, and they’re anticipating more this summer.
UPDATED: Thu., July 19, 2018
Three wolves have been killed by federal authorities in central Idaho near Stanley, an action blasted by an environmental group.
Fri., July 13, 2018
The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission on Wednesday approved a wolf hunting season this fall that allows for hunters to take up to 58 wolves, up from the 44 that …
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018
A mysterious creature was shot and killed in Montana earlier this month.
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018
A leading wolf researcher has agreed to leave Washington State University at the end of the spring term in return for $300,000 to settle a suit he brought over infringement …
UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018
Nearly 120 dogs from three large breeds perfected over centuries in Europe and Asia to be gentle around sheep and children but vicious when confronting wolves recently underwent a study …
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018
Robert Wielgus has been at the center of a whirlwind of conflict with his employer, Washington State University.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017
Investigators from the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife have confirmed that wolves killed an alpaca on private land in Union County.