All posts tagged "yellowstone"

  • propdiss
    PROPS & DISSES

    Gory incidents in YNP  The book Death in Yellowstone nearly had another couple of chapters written last week. A bison gored a 16-year-old exchange student from Taiwan on Friday while she posed for a picture with the...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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  • Sir Barton stands in Washington Park in Douglas, WY. PHOTO: CITY OF DOUGLAS
    THEM ON US

    Triple Crown winner buried in Wyoming Kentucky might be able to boast on their prolific racehorse breeding background – the blue grass state is practically synonymous with the industry – but Wyoming owns an asterisk distinction all its own....

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • THEM ON US

    Devil in the details Many online junkies fell for the Photoshopped cloud formation over Devils Tower recently. The photo features Wyoming’s iconic bucking horse and rider logo drifting lazily over the states equally iconic tourist attraction. It...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • propdiss
    PROPS & DISSES

    Party til the cows come home The decision by county commissioners to grant the Snake River Ranch the right to host up to 23 special events per year on their property was a tough call. Is it...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Winter caretaker Steve Fuller. (Photo credit: CBS News)
    THEM ON US

    The Shining Admit it: You want Steve Fuller’s job. The grizzled 70-something has been battling Yellowstone’s winters as the park caretaker for 42 years but he wouldn’t call himself a loner. “What an extraordinary landscape, huh?” he...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • THEM ON US

    American Sniperess American sniper Chris Kyle, whose story has now been immortalized in the hit Clint Eastwood film, continues to live on through his wife. Taya Kyle joined the Weatherby team in fulfillment of her husband’s dream....

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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    FEATURE: Da Bomb Moves On

    Vintage snowcoaches to make last rounds in Yellowstone Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When the summer season winds down in Yellowstone, guests ask with increasing frequency about winter in the park. What do the animals do? Can you...

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • 111914feature.lead
    Preserving Yellowstone

    Park visitation strains sustainability efforts Jackson Hole, Wyoming – We all know the dreaded feeling of encroachment in summer, whether you are working overtime in the hospitality industry, passing tourists on a busy trail, or simply grocery...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • Grizzly bears fighting. MIRROR UK
    PROPS & DISSES

    911: Cellular respiration Good to see two proposed cell towers draw a total of five complaints from residents and subsequently receive approval to glow at Stilson and Melody Ranch. Dr. Devra Davis has led the charge locally...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • 111214props.lead
    PROPS & DISSES

    Double whammy park pinch Park officials are shopping the idea of hitting visitors twice on their way to see Yogi Bear. Gate fees would also increase. The price of a seven-day pass would double and the annual...

    • Posted November 11, 2014
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