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Yellowstone urges tourist common sense amid bison attacks

posted on June 5, 2015 at 3:38 PM

A pamphlet drawing of a man being gored and flung into the air graphically warns tourists in Yellowstone National Park not to get too close to bison: They're wild animals and can be very dangerous. Full Story

Yellowstone: Bison Slaughters Done for the Season

posted on March 14, 2014 at 9:08 AM

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park ended shipments of wild bison to slaughter for the winter on Friday after almost 600 were removed in an effort to shrink the number of animals that cross into Montana during their annual winter... Full Story

Yellowstone planning for large bison slaughter

posted on February 14, 2014 at 2:55 PM

Yellowstone National Park administrators say they plan to ship as many as 600 bison to slaughter this winter if harsh conditions inside the park spur a large migration of the animals into Montana. Full Story

Impact of Government Shutdown Felt Across U.S.

posted on October 4, 2013 at 3:54 PM

Impact of Government Shutdown Felt Across U.S.
Just as flu season gets underway, officials at The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention claim their efforts to prevent disease outbreaks are severely limited due to the shutdown. The Food and Drug Administration has suspended most routine... Full Story

Bison transferred to reservation from Yellowstone

posted on August 23, 2013 at 3:11 PM

Bison once helped sustain Native Americans on the plains of Montana. Now, Indians on the Fort Belknap Reservation say it's time they returned the favor. Full Story

Agreement to let Yellowstone bison roam in Montana

posted on April 8, 2011 at 3:04 PM

BILLINGS, Mont (AP) - Bison from Yellowstone National Park will roam freely across 75,000 acres in southern Montana where for years the animals were shipped to slaughter by the hundreds, under a breakthrough agreement expected to be adopted this... Full Story

Montana Governor Blocks Yellowstone Bison Slaughter

posted on February 18, 2011 at 5:02 PM

BILLINGS, Mont (AP) -- Montana Gov. Full Story

Ted Turner Gets OK for Yellowstone Bison on Ranch

posted on December 4, 2009 at 1:12 PM

BILLINGS, Mont — The head of Montana's wildlife agency has given preliminary approval to a plan calling for 74 bison from Yellowstone National Park to go to billionaire Ted Turner's private ranch. Full Story

Yellowstone National Park Recovers from 1988 Fires

posted on August 15, 2008 at 8:08 PM

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo (AP) -- If there is a place where heaven and hell meet, it's here. Full Story

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