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Black bear euthanized after breaking into house

TETON VILLAGE, Wyo. — Wyoming wildlife officials euthanized a black bear after it broke into an occupied house in Teton Village at the base of the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.

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Grizzly bear moved from one Wyoming county to another

JACKSON, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has trapped and relocated a sub-adult male grizzly bear that was damaging fruit trees and bird feeders near Ralston in Park County.

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Wyoming Game and Fish moves grizzly bear

JACKSON, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has trapped and relocated a young male grizzly bear that was hanging round residential areas near Jackson.

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Free bear spray available for hunters

JACKSON, Wyo. — Jackson Hole hunters can get free bear spray from a local foundation and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.

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Investigation determines time of fatal bear attack

RIVERTON, Wyo. — An investigation has determined the approximate time of death of a Utah man who was mauled by a bear while working in the Bridger Teton National Forest in northwestern Wyoming, officials in Fremont County said.

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Grizzly bear relocated after killing calf

JACKSON, Wyo. — State wildlife officials trapped and relocated an adult male grizzly bear after it killed a calf on a U.S. Forest Service grazing allotment north of Pinedale.

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Californians, you should avoid Montana

Californians, you should avoid Montana

Dear Everyone in California, we know your friends said Montana is amazing. However, we are worried you are not getting the full story. In fact, you may want to rethink your trip altogether. Here are 6 reasons why you should avoid the Treasure State.

September 29, 2014 1:00 pmLoading…
FWP filmmaker enjoys his 37-year career

FWP filmmaker enjoys his 37-year career

HELENA — The question longtime Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks filmmaker Mike Gurnett gets asked perhaps most frequently is: “Wait, you get paid to do this?”

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Grizzly bear bites hunter in Wyoming; attack

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A grizzly bear bit a hunter in an attack in western Wyoming, sending him to a hospital with minor injuries, but officials said Monday they found no link to a bear that killed a man earlier this month.

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Grizzly bear prompts closure of Moose-Wilson Road

JACKSON, Wyo. — A grizzly bear with a penchant for chokecherries and a dislike of crowds has led to the indefinite closure of part of the Moose-Wilson Road in Grand Teton National Park.

September 22, 2014 5:15 pmLoading…
Don't feed the bears: Man sentenced for giving bears food for years

Don't feed the bears: Man sentenced for giving bears food for years

HELENA — A 57-year-old man who was feeding bears at his Elk Meadows subdivision home on the eastern side of Rogers Pass received a two-year suspended sentenced in District Court on Aug. 28 after he was caught feeding multiple black bears.

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Game and Fish moves grizzly bear

CODY, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has trapped and relocated an adult male grizzly bear that was killing livestock north of Pinedale.

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Simpson: E. Idaho sheep station will remain open

BOISE, Idaho — A sheep research facility that has operated for about a century on the Idaho-Montana border will remain open, Republican Rep. Mike Simpson of Idaho said.

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Blacksmith Jim Rennie

Blacksmith Jim Rennie

Blacksmith Jim Rennie bends a heated piece of metal into an ornate Nordic-style raven's head wall-mounted bottle opener at the Rennaisance Fair on Sunday at ZooMontana.

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Alex Vraa pulls back a bow string

Alex Vraa pulls back a bow string

Archery enthusiast Alex Vraa, 13, struggles to pull back a bow string at the Rennaisance Fair on Sunday at ZooMontana.

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Alexandra and the Grizzly Bear

Alexandra and the Grizzly Bear

Alexandra McCollum, 6, takes a closer look at one of ZooMontana's Grizzly Bears at the Rennaisance Fair on Sunday at ZooMontana.

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The Coopers watch blacksmith Jim Rennie

The Coopers watch blacksmith Jim Rennie

Katie Cooper and her children Rin Cooper, 7, left, and Corey Cooper, 9, right, watch blacksmith Jim Rennie create a Nordic-style wall-mounted bottle opener at the Rennaisance Fair on Sunday at ZooMontana.

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Daniel Loomer spins yarn

Daniel Loomer spins yarn

Danielle Loomer spins yarn from sheep's wool at the Rennaisance Fair on Sunday at ZooMontana.

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Fletcher the Arrow Maker

Fletcher the Arrow Maker

John Fredenberg, or "Fletcher the Arrow Maker," left, leads an archery competition at the Rennaisance Fair on Sunday at ZooMontana.

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Friar Trent Godfrey takes a break

Friar Trent Godfrey takes a break

Trent Godfrey, dressed as a Friar, takes a break from the heat on a bench at the Rennaisance Fair on Sunday at ZooMontana.

June 08, 2014 4:08 pmLoading…

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