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Wolf Hunt Areas Close

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Wyoming Game and Fish closed that Gray Wolf Hunt Area #6 in the Jackson Management Unit Friday and Area #4 in the Absaroka Management Unit Sunday after the mortality quotas of three wolves was reached in each.  Those areas each had a quota of three wolves that could be taken as trophy game.  Game and Fish Spokesman Al Langston explains that … Continue Reading

Fire Danger Here Reduced To Moderate

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Interagency fire officials have now reduced the fire danger to moderate following several days of moisture and cooler temperatures.  Forest Spokesperson Mary Cernicek says although fire officials are calling the fire danger rating moderate, hunters and other on the forest for recreation should continue to … Continue Reading

Yellowstone Fire Danger Drops to Low

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Yellowstone National Park Tuesday afternoon reduced its fire danger rating from high to low following the onset of cooler temperatures and some rain showers.  Park Spokesman Al Nash says the reason for the move came primarily as a result of … Continue Reading

Grizzly Relocated Again To Teton County

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Teton County has another new Ursine resident after it was banished from Park County, Wyoming for inappropriate behavior.  According to Wyoming Game and Fish Spokesman Mark Gocke, the sub-adult male grizzly bear had been … Continue Reading

Fire Danger Rating Reduced

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For the first time since June, Teton Interagency Fire officials have lowered the fire danger rating to “high” and in doing so, also lifted the fire restrictions in the park and on the forest.  Those restrictions, however, remain in effect for the county and other parts of the state.  Forest Spokesperson Mary Cernicek points out that … Continue Reading

Trails Reopen Near N. Buffalo Fire

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The Bridger-Teton National Forest lifted all closures around the North Buffalo Fire in the Teton Wilderness beginning this weekend.  The 28,800-acre fire located 14-miles northeast of Moran was a human caused fire which prompted an emergency closure for many Forest trails in the area to provide … Continue Reading

PXP Agrees To Sell Leases In The Wyoming Range

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The Trust for Public Land Friday hosted a news conference and reception in Jackson where it was announced they had reached an agreement with Plains Exploration and Production Company to buy out oil and gas leases on 58-thousand acres in the Hoback Basin of the Wyoming Range.   Spokesperson Deb Love told the group that … Continue Reading

More Trails Reopen After Fire

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The list of trail closures in the vicinity of the Little Horsethief Canyon Fire has been revised as that fire continues to cool and activity of fire personnel is refocused.  The revised closure encompasses the total burned area of the fire and includes all non-motorized roads and trails within … Continue Reading

Forest Visitors To Be Surveyed

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Bridger Teton National Forest has been selected as one of relatively few forests where a visitor use survey is to be conducted over the next year.  The National Visitor Use Monitoring Project began Monday and continues for 12 months, determining what attracts visitors to the forest, their activities, spending habits and … Continue Reading

Restoration Mapped Out For Little Horsethief Fire

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A Burned Area Emergency Response team has gathered information and conducted field observations to determine how to reduce impacts of post-fire conditions in the Little Horsethief Canyon fire on the Bridger-Teton National Forest.  Their findings were reported to the Forest Supervisor Friday and will serve to guide restoration efforts in the fire area.  Forest … Continue Reading

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  • Special Weather Statement issued September 18 at 5:12PM MDT by NWS - September 18, 2014 at 11:12 PM
    ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WESTERN PARK COUNTY IN CENTRAL WYOMING...AND NORTHERN TETON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WYOMING UNTIL 545 PM MDT... AT 510 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR SOUTH ENTRANCE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH. HAIL UP TO ONE-H [...]

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  • Cody Man Commits Suicide - September 18, 2014
    A 41-year-old Cody man killed himself with a pistol following a fight with his fiancé on Wednesday night. The Cody Police Department reports that Thad Deuter shot himself in the head in his backyard following a domestic dispute shortly after 8 p.m. At this time, authorities are not releasing additional information and the investigation is […]
  • Lummis Votes Against President’s Plan to Arm and Train Syrians - September 18, 2014
    The U.S. House passed two amendments on Wednesday to the continuing resolution to fund government which authorize the President’s plan to arm and train approved Syrian rebel groups to defend against groups like ISIS. Wyoming Representative Cynthia Lummis voted against the measures, citing the lack of an end goal in the President’s plan. “After waiting […]
  • Wyoming Secretary of State and U.S. Attorney Join Forces to Ensure Integrity of Election - September 18, 2014
    United States Attorney Christopher A. Crofts and Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield announced that their offices will again work together to ensure public confidence in the integrity of the election process for 2014.  They will provide local points of contact within their agencies for the public to report any election concerns or possible voting […]
  • Unseasonably Warm Temperatures Continue, Only A Small Chance For Thunderstorms - September 18, 2014
    A strong ridge of high pressure will continue to control the weather today.  We will see sunny to mostly sunny skies with warm and well above normal temperatures statewide.  Conditions will also stay mainly dry during the day.  A cool front will then approach the state later this evening into tonight.  This will create thickening […]

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