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Yellowstone part of $50M improvement plan

ESTES PARK, Colo. (AP) -- Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has announced more than $50 million for maintenance and infrastructure work at national parks. Improving ...

Park blocks boat ramps to ensure mussel inspections

JACKSON (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park officials are installing barriers in front of boat launches in an attempt to prevent invasive mussels recently ...

Kayak guide dies in Yellowstone Lake during rescue attempt on guided trip

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS (AP) -- A kayak guide in his first season on the job in Yellowstone National Park has died while trying to rescue a park visitor who ...

Park worker falls into hot spring

The 21-year-old from North Carolina was flown to the University of Utah burn center.

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) -- A 21-year-old North Carolina ...

Researchers to start trapping bears in park

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Researchers will begin trapping grizzly and black bears Sunday in Yellowstone National Park.
The trapping is an effort to gather data on ...

Yellowstone starts opening park roads Friday morning

The park closes about 320 miles of road over the winter and plows them open once weather permits in the spring.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- ...

Yellowstone report cites improper actions to women

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal investigators said Wednesday they have found credible evidence that male supervisors and staff in the maintenance division at ...

Work under way to open roads near Yellowstone buried in snow

Annual springopening road work on U.S.14/16/20between Pahaska and the East Gate of Yellowstone National Park was scheduled to begin Monday, April 3.
The ...

Hundreds of park bison sent to slaughter; tribe objects

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) - Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday started shipping hundreds of wild bison to slaughter for disease control, as a ...

'Organic artifacts' in park ice being lost to melt

Scientists and park officials first got the sense that something was changing in the higher Yellowstone elevations about 10 years ago.

SHERIDAN (AP) ...

House nixes Yellowstone license plate

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming drivers won't get to put a license plate featuring Yellowstone National Park on their vehicles anytime soon, after the House of ...

Thinning of Yellowstone's bison herd starts with 100

So far this winter, tribal hunters have taken 80 bison, and state hunters have harvested 19.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- At least 100 Yellowstone National ...

Cell phones inching into Yellowstone wilds

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Adventure seekers encounter untamed wilderness when they enter the back country of Yellowstone National Park. Howling wolves. Deadly ...

Feds sued over whether park bison ought to be endangered

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Wildlife advocacy groups are suing to force the U.S. government to look again at whether the hunting and slaughter of bison that wander ...

Robot gives underwater looks at Yellowstone Lake

JACKSON (AP) -- Ocean explorer Dave Lovalvo's underwater robot Yogi, custom made to probe the depths of Yellowstone Lake, gives him a fancy new tool to find ...

Campfires OK in Yellowstone again

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Campers in Yellowstone National Park can enjoy campfires again.
The National Park Service on Wednesday lowered fire ...

Five fires still burning in park

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Firefighters in Yellowstone National Park are now actively fighting a large wildfire that has been burning for the last three ...

Closed by forest fire for days, main gate to Yellowstone from south opens again

Travelers heading from Fremont County to Yellowstone National Park for the Labor Day weekend can use the south entrance again.
The heavily used gateway to ...

Bad behavior by visitors is Problem 1 for Yellowstone

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Tourist John Gleason crept through the grass, four small children close behind, inching toward a bull elk with antlers like ...

Conditions ripe for fire growth in national parks

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Visitors are enjoying free entry to Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks, while firefighters in both parks are preparing ...

 
 

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