Stories tagged: Montana
Thu., July 18, 2019, 6 a.m.
Fri., June 21, 2019, 6 a.m.
For spectacular wildlife viewing, there’s nothing quite like the annual bison breeding season in Yellowstone National Park’s Hayden Valley in late July and August.
UPDATED: Wed., June 12, 2019, 6:04 p.m.
Mike Gass took this photo of a resting American bison in the National Bison Range, a wildlife refuge in Montana. In the background are the snow-covered Mission Mountains.
Thu., June 6, 2019, 6 a.m.
A long time ago, in a part of this state that is now arid desert but was then humid swampland, an egg hatched. It was the beginning of an epoch-spanning …
Mon., June 3, 2019, 6 a.m.
With temperatures in the low 70s under bluebird skies, I found myself climbing the iconic
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 3:12 p.m.
Native American leaders pressed lawmakers in Congress Wednesday to adopt permanent protections for grizzly bears, a species widely revered by tribes but that has been proposed for hunting in Wyoming …
Fri., May 10, 2019, 5:52 p.m.
Day three of the 2019 Big Sky Outdoor Track and Field Championships has come to end. Search below to see the top results from Montana and Montana State. The meet …
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
Montana has become the first state this year to authorize sports betting. Gov. Steve Bullock signed a bill Friday for the Montana State Lottery to oversee wagering on sports through …
Fri., April 26, 2019, 6 a.m.
One of Montana’s premier trout fishing streams, the
Sun., April 21, 2019, 6 a.m.
Hiking to 21 lakes in the Beartooth Mountains was a fun way for Dan Pendergraph to spend last summer, but the trips had a disheartening downside.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 6 a.m.
A bevy of scientists has helped Montana’s most threatened fish avoid blinking out.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
From adrenaline filled alpine descents to meditative Nordic trips, western Montana offers everything a skier could want
The immaculately groomed Nordic trails stretch out like corduroy ribbons on the glistening hillsides around Lone Mountain Ranch.
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 5 p.m.
A pair of bills to encourage more people to kill wolves drew spirited debate at the Montana Legislature’s Fish, Wildlife and Parks Committee Jan. 31.
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 6 a.m.
Questions about whether some Cooke City residents are baiting wolves has raised the hackles of a few of the remote town’s business owners.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 6:30 a.m.
Two Spokane climbers established a new route in the wilds of Montana.
Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 1:55 p.m.
Queen City Football club recently opened an indoor soccer facility in Helena and that’s not all that the youth organization has to offer.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Two woodland caribou, a rarely seen member of the deer family, have been spotted in northwest Montana, according to a Montana Fish, Wildlfie & Parks news release.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 12:35 p.m.
A 900-pound grizzly wandered into the garage of a Hutterite Colony in Montana, Wednesday.
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announced a $837,000 grant to Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks to combat invasive mussels, according to a news release. The funds will improve inspection and …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 2:24 p.m.
The Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park closed Sept. 29 because of a snowstorm and early-winter weather, according to a news release.
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will be sampling deer and elk for bovine tuberculosis (TB) while conducting CWD surveillance during the coming general big game season, according to a news …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 6:23 p.m.
Frank Ewalt – a Billings City Council member, small businessman, 25-year teacher of hunter education and retired firefighter – has turned his inventive expertise to making a motorized fishing reel …
Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 3:28 p.m.
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will lift afternoon and evening fishing restrictions Friday on the Sun River west of Great Falls in the wake of recent cooler water temperatures.
Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 5 a.m.
An abusive father, daily bombings and three weeks of walking without food as a young World War II refugee tarnished the early years of Anna Patterson’s life, but you wouldn’t …
UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
Longtime Carroll College football coach Bob Petrino Sr., the father of Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino and Idaho coach Paul Petrino, has died at his home in Montana. He was …
Fri., June 1, 2018, 8:12 a.m.
The 2017 Montana Gray Wolf Program’s annual report found that there are about 900 wolves in the state. According to a Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks news release, the most …
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
A mysterious creature was shot and killed in Montana earlier this month.
Sun., May 20, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
Wolverines and bighorn sheep have given humans an insight into winter backcountry use in Wyoming’s Teton Mountains – namely that the prime powder stashes that backcountry skiers and snowboarders like …
Mon., May 14, 2018, 10 a.m.
For the first time the
Sat., May 5, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Although ancient bighorn DNA analysis was a great way to link MSU professor Craig Lee’s research with fellow academics, he was more interested in what the dates of the skulls …