Newly emerged from their winter dens, grizzly bears are wandering out in the open in Grand Teton National Park, drawing crowds of wildlife watchers, photographers and others seeking a glimpse — from a safe distance.
In a story April 27 about Idaho Supreme Court candidate advisers, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of the communications adviser for candidate Clive Strong. It's Melinda Nothern, not Northern.
The upcoming wildfire season across the U.S. isn't expected to be as bad as last year's infernos, when a record 15,800 square miles burned, the nation's top wildland firefighting official said Wednesday.
Montana wildlife officials have confirmed that a grizzly bear known as "Scarface" to some Yellowstone National Park biologists and visitors was shot and killed during a confrontation with a hunter north of Gardiner last fall.
This 30-foot by 80-foot boulder was part of a massive landslide that covered part of Idaho 14 in 100,000 tons of debris in February. Breaking apart the boulder was a major step in restoring access to towns cut off by the landslide, including Elk City. Contractors worked to remove the boulder March 19 and 20. For more about the landslide, go here: http://www.idahostatesman.com/news/state/idaho/article64619687.html
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Watch workers demolish a boulder blocking an Idaho highway