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Yellowstone allows online comments on fee hike

Yellowstone allows online comments on fee hike

After receiving criticism from the public and some media, Yellowstone National Park is allowing the public to submit comments online on a prop…

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Documentary producer could use crowd-funding help

An independent documentary producer has launched a crowd-funding effort to cover the remaining cost of completing a documentary on the history…

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Yellowstone faces winter season without 3 key leaders

Yellowstone faces winter season without 3 key leaders

With only a month until snowmobiles and snow coaches begin entering Yellowstone National Park, three of the park’s top managers will be tendin…

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Comments sought on Yellowstone monitoring station

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — The National Park Service is seeking public comment on a proposed ecological monitoring station in Yellowstone Nat…

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Yellowstone proposed for climate change monitoring site

Yellowstone proposed for climate change monitoring site

A site within Yellowstone National Park has been proposed for inclusion as part of the National Ecological Observatory Network.

November 21, 2014 2:12 pmLoading…

Bison at Fort Peck may open the way for other tribes

Bison at Fort Peck may open the way for other tribes

FORT PECK — Among the crowd watching 90 buffalo thunder into the Fort Peck Bison Pasture on Thursday were two visitors with a very special viewpoint.

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Gazette opinion: The biggest bargain on Yellowstone vacations

Gazette opinion: The biggest bargain on Yellowstone vacations

How many vacation destinations haven’t had a price increase in nine years?

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Wandering Yellowstone Park bison have lots of fans, potential homes

Wandering Yellowstone Park bison have lots of fans, potential homes

POPLAR — Pearl Yellow Hawk spent hours in the minus 13-degree sunshine watching bison burst one by one out of semitrailers and into their new home.

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Comments sought on bison proposal

Following Gov. Steve Bullock's decision to allow Yellowstone bison to roam near Hebgen Lake year-round if populations are under 3,500 animals,…

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Native home. Ninety genetically pure, disease-free bison were transferred by the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks from Ted Turn…

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Yellowstone proposes improvements to Mist Creek Pass Trail

Yellowstone National Park is soliciting comments on a proposed project to complete routine trail work on portions of the Mist Creek Pass Trail.

November 14, 2014 2:30 pmLoading…

Petition filed to protect Yellowstone bison

Petition filed to protect Yellowstone bison

Wildlife advocates have filed a formal petition seeking federal protections for Yellowstone National Park's wild bison herds.

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Shipment of bison arrives at Fort Peck reservation

Shipment of bison arrives at Fort Peck reservation

POPLAR — Rosella Sky Arrow came to sing the buffalo home, but she didn’t expect them to dance.

November 13, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Bison reach new home on Montana Indian reservation

Bison reach new home on Montana Indian reservation

A group of wild bison relocated from Yellowstone National Park has arrived at northeastern Montana's Fort Peck Indian Reservation.

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Bison plan allows them to roam if population drops

Bison plan allows them to roam if population drops

A proposal requested by Gov. Steve Bullock would allow bison to roam year-round west of Yellowstone National Park if the population drops belo…

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New research shows Yellowstone wolves pick their prey based on pack size

New research shows Yellowstone wolves pick their prey based on pack size

The saying “safety in numbers” is typically a phrase associated with animals considered prey.

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Woman gets 5 years for Yellowstone pot trafficking

JACKSON, Wyo. — A federal judge sentenced a West Virginia woman to five years in prison for trafficking nearly 300 pounds of marijuana in a re…

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Tribes to receive Yellowstone bison held by Turner; 1 euthanized

Tribes to receive Yellowstone bison held by Turner; 1 euthanized

A group of Yellowstone National Park bison is due to finally arrive at a permanent home on a northeastern Montana American Indian reservation …

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Yellowstone reports record number of visitors

Yellowstone reports record number of visitors

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — Yellowstone National Park is reporting a record high number of visitors in October.

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Officials strive to educate public, remove attractants for bears

Officials strive to educate public, remove attractants for bears

As grizzly bear populations have grown in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, state and federal officials are striving to educate the public to…

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Yellowstone bison to be transferred to Fort Peck

Yellowstone bison to be transferred to Fort Peck

Montana wildlife officials say a group of about 140 bison captured from Yellowstone National Park will be relocated to the Fort Peck Indian Re…

November 05, 2014 3:07 pmLoading…

Yellowstone unveils proposed fee hikes

Yellowstone unveils proposed fee hikes

Yellowstone National Park is seeking public input on a proposal to increase the park’s entrance fees for the first time since 2006 and institu…

November 05, 2014 9:26 am Photos

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Snowmobile guide course offered for Yellowstone

The National Park Service has launched its course to allow snowmobilers to guide their friends and family into Yellowstone National Park this winter.

November 03, 2014 2:45 pmLoading…

Yellowstone park considers bumping up bandwidth

Yellowstone park considers bumping up bandwidth

Can Old Faithful compete with Netflix? The prospect of streaming wireless service deep inside Yellowstone National Park is re-igniting the deb…

November 03, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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