COLUMBIA FALLS — F.H. Stoltze Land and Lumber on Thursday announced it will curtail production at its sawmill here by the end of September and lay off nine to 10 of its 120 employees.
KALISPELL — A family of grizzly bears that had eaten corn and carrots from a garden in the Creston area and was spotted walking through yards on several occasions has been captured and relocated to a remote area on the Flathead Reservation.
HELENA — A federal judge has blocked a plan that would have led to more roads and increased logging on state trust land in western Montana that is designated secure habitat for threatened grizzly bears.
A grizzly bear pauses briefly from its search for berries on a hillside near Sylvan Pass in Yellowstone National Park.
GREAT FALLS — Grizzly bears have been spotted along river drainages up to 35 miles away from the Rocky Mountain Front, and state wildlife officials say prairie residents should take precautions.
Conflicts between humans and grizzly bears in the region around Yellowstone National Park dropped last year, but that wasn’t enough to reverse a long-term trend of more potentially dangerous interactions as populations of both bruins and people increase.
JACKSON, Wyo. — A new study says visitors to Yellowstone National Park want to see grizzly and black bears so much they would pay more than double the park's current entry fee to be ensured of seeing one.
This 8-year-old male grizzly was trapped between Red Lodge and Belfry on Tuesday and relocated north of Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday.
An 8-year-old male grizzly bear responsible for killing a young cow in the Red Lodge area on Sunday was trapped on Tuesday and relocated to the upper Gallatin River drainage, north of Yellowstone National Park, on Wednesday.
CODY, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has trapped and moved a grizzly bear that was killing cattle on U.S. Forest Service land north of Pinedale.
CODY, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has trapped an adult male grizzly bear north of Pinedale.
JACKSON, Wyo. — Increased bear activity has prompted forest managers to impose new restrictions on visitors to the Bridger-Teton National Forest.
An adult male grizzly bear was trapped and relocated by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department on Wednesday after it killed cows on a Forest Service grazing allotment north of Pinedale, Wyo.
After killing a calf, a year-and-a-half old, 223-pound, male grizzly bear was captured on Monday on the Teton River north of Great Falls.
Grizzly bears are the topic of discussion at an upcoming talk in Cody, Wyo.
How wildlife watchers, park rangers and biologists have responded to the increasing number of grizzly bears in Grand Teton National Park will be a topic of discussion at the next Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition.
Grizzly bears have been spotted along river drainages up to 35 miles away from the Rocky Mountain Front, and state wildlife officials say prairie residents should take precautions.
A federal judge has blocked a plan that would have led to more roads and increased logging on state trust land in western Montana that is designated secure habitat for threatened grizzly bears.
BOISE, Idaho — Sixteen grizzlies have been captured so far this year by teams gathering information that will be used this fall to decide whether to propose lifting federal protections of the bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.
KALISPELL — Wildlife officials said Thursday they were investigating the deaths of three grizzly bears east of Flathead Lake, and that two black bears had been put down for aggressively seeking human food.