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Bear Attack

Man killed by bear in Wyoming forest

RIVERTON, Wyo. — A 31-year-old Utah man doing research alone in a remote backcountry area has died in a bear attack in the Bridger-Teton National Forest in northwest Wyoming.

September 15, 2014 2:52 pmLoading…

Officials can't find bear that attacked woman

KALISPELL — State wildlife officials have been unable to find the bear that attacked a Montana woman while she ran with her dogs last week on U.S. Forest Service land north of Columbia Falls.

July 07, 2014 12:56 pmLoading…

Hunter in serious condition after bear attack

BUTTE — Montana wildlife officials say a hunter who was attacked by a grizzly bear over the weekend is hospitalized in serious condition but didn't suffer life-threatening injuries.

June 04, 2014 4:13 pmLoading…

Rancher attacked by bear released from hospital

POWELL, Wyo. — A Park County rancher seriously injured in a grizzly bear attack said he believes the sow was simply trying to protect her cubs and could have killed him if it had wanted.

July 05, 2013 1:36 pmLoading…

Wyoming man remains in hospital after bear attack

POWELL — A 65-year-old Park County man remains in a Denver hospital after being seriously injured by a sow grizzly bear last week.

June 26, 2013 11:00 amLoading…
Officials suspend hunt for bear that attacked man near Cody, Wyo.

Officials suspend hunt for bear that attacked man near Cody, Wyo.

Officials with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department announced Monday that they'll suspend efforts to trap a grizzly bear, along with her two cubs, who attacked a man south of Cody, Wyo., last week.

June 25, 2013 12:30 pmLoading…
Man hospitalized after grizzly attack near Cody; officials searching for bear

Man hospitalized after grizzly attack near Cody; officials searching for bear

CODY, Wyo. — A Cody man was hospitalized Thursday after being attacked early in the morning by a grizzly bear. The man was irrigating fields at his home 21 miles southwest of Cody, Wyo.

June 20, 2013 7:25 amLoading…
Hunter in good condition after bear attack in Grand Teton National Park

Hunter in good condition after bear attack in Grand Teton National Park

MOOSE, Wyo. -- A grizzly bear has attacked another person in the Yellowstone region, this time a Wyoming hunter who said the animal came at him with so little warning he had no time to use the pepper spray he was carrying for defense in just such a predicament.

October 31, 2011 1:41 pmLoading…

Wyoming hunter injured in bear attack in Grand Teton National Park

MOOSE, Wyo. — A bear injured an elk hunter in Grand Teton National Park and rangers were investigating if a grizzly or black bear was responsible.

October 30, 2011 6:59 pm Related Loading…
East Idaho elk hunter hospitalized after bear attack

East Idaho elk hunter hospitalized after bear attack

BOISE, Idaho — An Idaho elk hunter who apparently stumbled across a bear's resting spot Saturday was hospitalized after the animal bit him and broke his right arm, officials said.

September 24, 2011 7:10 pmLoading…
Report on July fatal bear attack In Yellowstone National Park

Report on July fatal bear attack In Yellowstone National Park

The report reviews the events surrounding the July 6, 2011, incident which occurred along the Wapiti Lake Trail near Canyon Village. The attack by a sow grizzly resulted in the death of 58 year old Brian Matayoshi of Torrance, California.

September 20, 2011 12:25 pmLoading…
Yellowstone bear mauling 911 call

Yellowstone bear mauling 911 call

The 911 call regarding the July 6, 2011, incident which occurred along the Wapiti Lake Trail near Canyon Village. The attack by a sow grizzly resulted in the death of 58 year old Brian Matayoshi of Torrance, California.

September 20, 2011 12:21 pmLoading…

2 more grizzlies captured after Yellowstone attack

Two more grizzly bears have been captured as part of an investigation into last month's mauling death of a Michigan man, says a Yellowstone National Park spokesman.

September 07, 2011 11:37 amLoading…

Yellowstone adds more traps in death investigation

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — Yellowstone National Park officials added five additional traps to capture grizzlies as part of an investigation into the death of a hiker from Michigan killed in a bear attack.

September 03, 2011 4:30 pmLoading…
Grizzly captured, but link to hiker's death unknown

Grizzly captured, but link to hiker's death unknown

Yellowstone National Park officials captured a grizzly bear Friday near the site of a fatal attack, but they were not sure whether it is the bruin responsible for a Michigan hiker's death last week, a park spokesman said.

September 02, 2011 2:55 pm Related Loading…

Grizzly bear killed Michigan hiker in Yellowstone

Wildlife agents were trying to capture a grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park on Monday after it killed a Michigan hiker in the second fatal bear attack this summer at the famed park.

August 29, 2011 9:08 amLoading…

Wildlife officials kill 1 grizzly, relocate 2 in northwest Montana

KALISPELL  - Wildlife officials have captured and relocated two grizzly bears and killed another one in northwestern Montana. All three of the bears had a history of killing chickens in the area.

July 08, 2011 8:56 pmLoading…

Rangers will not search for Yellowstone grizzly that mauled California hiker

Yellowstone National Park authorities will not try to capture a female grizzly that killed a backcountry hiker because the bruin was trying to defend its cubs when it was surprised by the man, a spokesman said Thursday.

July 07, 2011 7:43 amLoading…

Pennsylvania man recovering after Wyo. grizzly bear attack

DUBOIS — A Pennsylvania hunter who was attacked by a grizzly is recovering from injuries to his head, face, and arm, Wyoming wildlife officials said.

October 16, 2010 5:40 pmLoading…

Black bear shot after pinning Corbin-area mechanic

HELENA - Wildlife officials say a Jefferson County mechanic shot and killed a black bear Wednesday afternoon after the bruin pinned him down outside a Corbin-area garage.

September 16, 2010 6:21 amLoading…

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