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John Wallace

KOA's history started with a good idea and a humble campground

Billings-based Kampgrounds of America was born during an era when cars sported fins, rock and roll was brand new and Americans were hitting the road in record numbers.

September 01, 2012 12:15 amLoading…
In 50 years, KOA has grown into the nation’s king of camping

In 50 years, KOA has grown into the nation’s king of camping

In days mostly past, a camper would walk into the wilderness, pitch a canvas pup tent and catch a string of trout for dinner.

August 19, 2012 12:10 am Photos

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2nd Yellowstone grizzly could be killed in mauling

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — A second grizzly bear could be killed in connection with the fatal mauling of a Michigan man at Yellowstone National Park last summer.

March 20, 2012 3:07 pmLoading…

Report: Unclear what prompted Yellowstone mauling

HELENA -- An investigation into the second of two fatal grizzly bear attacks last summer at Yellowstone National Park was unable to conclude if the same bear was responsible for both deaths, said a report released on Monday.

March 05, 2012 12:43 pmLoading…
Grizzly that killed hiker destroyed for possible involvement in 2nd hiker's death

Grizzly that killed hiker destroyed for possible involvement in 2nd hiker's death

A grizzly bear sow responsible for killing a California man in Yellowstone National Park this summer was euthanized on Sunday after its DNA matched that found near the site of another hiker killed in a bear attack.

October 03, 2011 2:30 pm Related Loading…

7 bears captured in Yellowstone mauling probe

Seven grizzly bears have been captured near the scene of a fatal mauling of a Michigan hiker in Yellowstone National Park, but none has been linked definitively to the attack, park officials said Tuesday.

September 27, 2011 2:32 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…

Study could identify bear that killed hiker

Clues to the identity of the grizzly bear that killed a Yellowstone National Park hiker last week may be revealed in a study to be conducted this fall.

August 30, 2011 3:30 pmLoading…

Rangers still seeking grizzly in Yellowstone Park death

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. - Rangers are still searching for a grizzly bear that killed a Michigan hiker in Yellowstone National Park.

August 30, 2011 12:42 pmLoading…

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