Showing: 1-20 of 196

Martin Kidston

Scientific group critical of USDA's lethal wildlife control

Scientific group critical of USDA's lethal wildlife control

CODY, Wyo. — The USDA's practice of lethally removing wildlife from the landscape is counterproductive, favors certain game animals and fails to serve any long-term goals, the American Society of Mammalogists says in a letter to the agency.

April 10, 2012 6:30 am Related Loading…
Buffalo Bill Historical Center progressing with gallery remodel

Buffalo Bill Historical Center progressing with gallery remodel

CODY, Wyo. -- Power saws and sheetrock dust have given way to sanders and fresh paint at the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, indicating that the museum is close to finishing a $2.7 million overhaul of its namesake exhibit.

April 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Public urges Park County fair board to 'dream big' on new facility

Public urges Park County fair board to 'dream big' on new facility

POWELL, Wyo. — The Park County Fair Board and county commissioners held a public hearing here Wednesday night to gather input on a new multipurpose facility planned at the fairgrounds.

April 05, 2012 1:15 pmLoading…

Former Powell Valley hospital CEO indicted by federal grand jury

POWELL, Wyo. — A federal grand jury has indicted the former chief executive officer of Powell Valley Healthcare on 15 counts of fraud and conspiracy in an alleged scheme to bilk the hospital out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

March 29, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Woman arrested in string of Bighorn Basin auto burglaries

POWELL, Wyo. -- A woman suspected in a string of auto burglaries in two Bighorn Basin counties has been taken into custody.

March 27, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Heart Mountain center wins Park Service grant

Heart Mountain center wins Park Service grant

POWELL, Wyo. — The Heart Mountain Interpretive Learning Center will share in nearly $3 million in grants awarded to 17 former internment and isolation camps by the National Park Service on Thursday.

March 22, 2012 5:00 pmLoading…

Cody student arrested in theft of drug-making chemicals

CODY, Wyo. — A Cody High School senior was arrested at school Tuesday on suspicion that he stole chemicals from the school’s science lab to help a local couple manufacture drugs.

March 21, 2012 12:13 pmLoading…
Scorching 60s make for sloppy ski joring at Sleeping Giant

Scorching 60s make for sloppy ski joring at Sleeping Giant

PAHASKA, Wyo. -- Saturday morning is off to a sloppy start and it has everything to do with the weather. But the cowboys, cowgirls and skiers don't mind.

March 20, 2012 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Related Loading…
Cody suspect to be tried in District Court for wife's slaying

Cody suspect to be tried in District Court for wife's slaying

CODY, Wyo. — A man accused of fatally stabbing his wife with a screwdriver after threatening to kill her for dating another man during his incarceration will face charges of first-degree murder in District Court.

March 19, 2012 7:15 pmLoading…
Climate study warns of possible changes to Shoshone Forest

Climate study warns of possible changes to Shoshone Forest

CODY, Wyo. — Summer visitors to the Shoshone National Forest and Yellowstone National Park could benefit from a warming climate, though fires would probably increase, water would run short by season’s end, and some species could vanish from the landscape.

March 15, 2012 3:00 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…
Guns not safer than bear spray in grizzly country, study finds

Guns not safer than bear spray in grizzly country, study finds

CODY, Wyo. — Carrying a gun in bear county doesn't protect hikers any more than not using a firearm, a study released last week by Brigham Young University found.

March 15, 2012 12:15 am Photos

Photos

Loading…

Work planned to repair last year's runoff damage

CODY, Wyo. — It was around this time last year when several tons of rock slumped off a hillside above a highway east of Lovell, making the road impassable into June.

March 14, 2012 11:30 amLoading…

Grizzly bears beginning to stir east of Yellowstone Park

WAPITI, Wyo. -- Reports of grizzly bear sightings at lower elevations east of Yellowstone National Park have begun to trickle in to wildlife officials, and food storage regulations on several national forests went into effect on Thursday.

March 02, 2012 4:00 pmLoading…

Snowpack totals climbing in Yellowstone Park

CODY, Wyo. -- Snowfall this winter across Yellowstone National Park remains slightly behind last year's record pace, but meteorologists warn that could change quickly, just as it did in 2011.

March 02, 2012 1:15 pmLoading…

Funeral services held in Riverton for slain Cody woman

CODY, Wyo. — Funeral services were held in Riverton on Friday morning for a woman who was slain in her home Sunday night in Cody.

March 02, 2012 11:16 amLoading…

Man pulls knife at bar before crashing mini van in empty canal

CODY, Wyo. — A man was arrested here early Thursday after a disturbance at a local bar and a police chase that ended in an empty canal outside town.

March 01, 2012 4:40 pmLoading…
Cody man held in wife's slaying charged with first-degree murder

Cody man held in wife's slaying charged with first-degree murder

CODY, Wyo. — A woman found dead in her home last Sunday evening was stabbed many times with a screwdriver, according to court records released Thursday.

March 01, 2012 11:15 amLoading…

Cowley shooting suspect's hearing in Lovell court continued

A man charged with two counts of aggravated assault who is accused of training a pistol on one woman and shooting another had his preliminary hearing in Circuit Court in Lovell continued on Monday.

February 27, 2012 11:25 amLoading…
Primary suspect in Cody slaying remains at large

Primary suspect in Cody slaying remains at large

CODY, Wyo. — The main suspect in the slaying Sunday night of a 34-year-old woman remained at large Monday, prompting investigators to reach out to law enforcement agencies from Billings to Riverton.

February 27, 2012 9:21 am Photos

Photos

Related Loading…
BLM employee recognized for improving wildlife habitat in Bighorn Basin

BLM employee recognized for improving wildlife habitat in Bighorn Basin

CODY, Wyo. — A rangeland specialist with the Bureau of Land Management was recognized this month by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation for his efforts to conserve and improve elk and wildlife habitat across northern Wyoming.

February 23, 2012 2:30 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Your chance to win $5000 starts in:

Details revealed only in the Thanksgiving Day newspaper.

Popular Stories

Featured Businesses