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Jun 23, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Early park visitation up
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Yellowstone National Park has seen about 24 percent more visitors January through May of this year ... [more]

Lower Falls trail cleared, open

Jun 7, 2015 - The Associated Press:  YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- The popular Brink of the Lower Falls Trail in Yellowstone National Park has reopened.
Workers removed a large boulder, cleaned up ... [more]

After bison incidents, parks urge common sense among visitors

Jun 4, 2015 - By Mead Gruver, The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- A pamphlet drawing of a man being gored and flung into the air graphically warns tourists in Yellowstone National Park not to get too close to ... [more]

Changes considered for Yellowstone bison slaughter program

May 31, 2015 - By Matthew Brown, The Associated Press:  BILLINGS, Mont. -- A range of proposals that could either curb or accelerate the slaughter of wild bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park will get an ... [more]

Popular national park trails still closed

May 24, 2015 - The Associated Press:  JACKSON -- Two of the most heavily used day-hiking routes in Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks in northwest Wyoming are closed for the time being ... [more]

Park might reintroduce cutthroat

May 21, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Public comments are due by June 19.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Yellowstone National Park officials are working with state game and fish agencies and ... [more]

Behavior of tourists made widely seen 'bear jam' seem worse

May 12, 2015 - By Matthew Brown, The Associated Press:  BILLINGS, Mont. -- Dramatic video captured by a Montana wildlife official shows a mother black bear with cubs running toward a knot of camera-clicking tourists ... [more]


May 8, 2015 - The Associated Press:  One dead, others hurt in head-on
CODY -- Investigators say distracted driving may have played a role in a three-car crash northeast of Cody that killed ... [more]


Apr 26, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Parks get funds for electric car
MOOSE -- Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks have teamed up with a clean energy coalition to secure more than ... [more]

Huge magma reservoir under Yellowstone contains enough to fill Grand Canyon 11 times

Apr 24, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Scientists have spied a vast reservoir of hot, partly molten rock beneath the "supervolcano" at Yellowstone National Park. It's big enough ... [more]


Apr 15, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Casper College names new president
CASPER -- The Casper College Board of Trustees has selected Darren Divine as the school's new president.
Divine is ... [more]


Apr 14, 2015 - The Associated Press:  UW facility to get $44M expansion
LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming announced plans for a $44 million expansion and renovation of its athletic ... [more]

Bolstering Wyoming's bison

Apr 3, 2015 - By Chris Peck:  There is a lot more upside to it than downside

The wood bison have made it back to Alaska's wilds.
Wood bison are bigger cousins to the plains bison ... [more]

Alternatives to bison slaughter proposed

Mar 15, 2015 - By Matthew Brown, The Associated Press:  BILLINGS, Mont. -- State and federal officials on Friday offered an array of options to overhaul a 15-year-old agreement that's led to the slaughter of ... [more]

Yellowstone National Park's winter season draws to close; road plowing already starting

Mar 15, 2015 - The Associated Press:  YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Yellowstone National Park is marking the end of its winter season with the last of the groomed roads closing to snowmobile and snow ... [more]

Some roads in Yellowstone to close Sunday

Feb 26, 2015 - The Associated Press:  YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Yellowstone's winter season is coming to an end, which means roads that allow guided snowmobiles and snowcoach travel to some of ... [more]

Poor snow limits park snowmobiling

Feb 19, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Unusually warm weather this month is to blame.

JACKSON -- Snowmobiles and metal-tracked vehicles are being prohibited between West Yellowstone and Old ... [more]


Feb 12, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Congress to hear wolf bill
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- Members of Congress have proposed legislation that would remove court-imposed legal protections for ... [more]

Bears waking up already in Yellowstone; visitors warned

Feb 12, 2015 - The Associated Press:  YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- A relatively mild winter means bears are waking up from hibernation earlier than normal in and around Yellowstone National ... [more]


Feb 10, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Girl fell through ice; still missing
BUFFALO -- A search continued Monday for a 4-year-old girl who fell through the ice on the Powder River at an ... [more]

Park winter access expands

Dec 23, 2014 - The Associated Press:  YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- The east entrance of Yellowstone National Park is now open for the winter season.
The National Park Service announced that ... [more]

Wyoming digest

Dec 14, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Yellowstone snowmobile season arrives
Yellowstone National Park opens Monday for snowmobiles and other motorized snow machines.
Recent warm weather ... [more]


Nov 26, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Bill encourages gas conversion
CHEYENNE -- A proposal endorsed by a legislative committee aims to help entice companies to build gas-to-liquid plants in ... [more]

Collared Yellowstone wolf shows up in Arizona

Nov 23, 2014 - The Associated Press:  FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- A female gray wolf from the Yellowstone area traveled hundreds of miles into northern Arizona, marking the species' first appearance in the ... [more]


Nov 23, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Propane fire burns out in Jackson
JACKSON -- Fire investigators say they don't know what caused a leak at a propane business in a Wyoming resort town to ... [more]

Huge visitation year continues at Yellowstone National Park

Nov 9, 2014 - The Associated Press:  It was another record visitation month for Yellowstone in October.
A total of 194,804 recreational visitors came to Yellowstone last month, surpassing the ... [more]

Yellowstone bison to be transferred to Fort Peck

Nov 6, 2014 - The Associated Press:  BILLINGS, Mont. -- Montana wildlife officials say a group of about 140 bison captured from Yellowstone National Park will be relocated to the Fort Peck Indian ... [more]

Park tries to electrocute trout

Nov 4, 2014 - The Associated Press:  JACKSON -- Biologists are making their first use of electroshock in their efforts to save native cutthroat trout in Yellowstone National Park from another ... [more]

Quake, movement in park not danger sign for caldera

Oct 12, 2014 - The Associated Press:  MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS -- Scientists have measured rather large ground movement and a strong earthquake around the Yellowstone caldera in the last year, but they ... [more]


Oct 9, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Yellowstone visits top 3.2 million
BILLINGS, Mont. -- Visitation to Yellowstone National Park this year has topped the 3.2 million mark, and the park ... [more]