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Closed by forest fire for days, main gate to Yellowstone from south opens again

Travelers heading from Fremont County to Yellowstone National Park for the Labor Day weekend can use the south entrance again.
The heavily used gateway to ...

Bad behavior by visitors is Problem 1 for Yellowstone

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Tourist John Gleason crept through the grass, four small children close behind, inching toward a bull elk with antlers like ...

Conditions ripe for fire growth in national parks

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Visitors are enjoying free entry to Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks, while firefighters in both parks are preparing ...

Celebrating a bureaucracy

When we created the national parks,we alsocreatedthe necessity of the NationalPark Service

If the National Park Service could have ordered up the ...

Biggest Yellowstone fire still growing

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- The biggest wildfire in Yellowstone National Park grew significantly amid warm, windy weather, forcing firefighters to take ...

Head-on collision in Yellowstone Park kills person, closes park road

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park officials say a head-on collision killed one person and closed a portion of the park's main roadway ...

Park hires Chinese-speaking rangers

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park has hired three Mandarin-speaking park rangers to help with communication amid a growing number of ...

Yellowstone visits ahead of record pace

Yellowstone National Park is on track for another milestone year.
Visitation to the park is up 10 percent compared to last year's record-setting level, the ...

Three reasons people don't follow rules in Yellowstone

Editor:
Having read the editorial "Rules for a reason" on June 12, my memories took me back to my family's National Park Service years in Yellowstone, when my ...

Yellowstone visitors aren't in a zoo, so use good sense

Editor:
I am always amazed at the stupidity of people. Walking up to a bear, a moose, a buffalo, any wild animal and trying to feed or pet them! Come on, ...

Wyoming digest

Bikers killed by truck were German
CODY (AP) -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol has released the names of three German motorcyclists who were killed in a ...

Grizzly capture, monitoring work under way

As part of ongoing efforts to monitor the population of grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is conducting ...

Man may have died after falling in park spring

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Rangers are searching for a man believed to have fallen into a hot spring at Yellowstone National Park.
Someone reported ...

National parks expect to see record year

CHEYENNE (TNS) - First, a woman was caught on video trying to pet the national mammal.
Then, a pair of French Canadian tourists put a calf of said animal in ...

Traffic checkpoints in Yellowstone Park

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Park rangers will conduct traffic safety checkpoints in Yellowstone National Park this holiday weekend.
The checkpoints are ...

Behaving in Yellowstone

Two prominent cases this week are quite different under the surface

The two stories of improper conduct in Yellowstone National Park which are ...

Wyoming digest

Climber dies in fall
SHERIDAN (AP) -- Authorities say a man was killed when he fell while rock climbing in Sheridan County.
58-year-old Dean Darling, ...

Hearings begin on griz plan

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission is holding its first public hearing on how the state will manage grizzly bears when they come off of the ...

When Yellowstone shook in '59, I was there

The story I was telling son Jim had to be suspended. We needed to navigate through a bear jam in Yellowstone National Park.
Tourists coming from both ...

Judge won't halt bison kill

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A federal judge has denied a request to halt the planned capture and slaughter of bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park.
U.S. ...

 
 

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