The bears received endangered species protection in 1975, when their population was about 136. Today, there are estimated to be 700, more than enough to meet the criteria to be removed from the endangered list, the government said. Management of the bears will be returned to states and tribes.
According to the Bureau of Land Management, the Gap Fire outside of Pocatello, Idaho was caused by the use of illegal exploding targets.
As of June 19, 464 events had been recorded. Most of these ranged in the magnitude of 0 to 1, with five less than zero, indicating they occurred at depths ranging from about 0 miles to about 9 miles.
If you have any information on where Taylor Rigby could be, you’re asked to contact the Soda Springs Police Department at (208) 547-2561.
What do you think of Mayor Pete Muldoon removing the photo of President Trump and replacing it with a photo of Chief Washakie. Please keep comments respectful.
Wyoming Game and Fish AIS Technician takes a bot through the inspection process at the Alpine WYDOT Port of Entry on Monday, June 5, 2017. (SVI Photo by Dan Dockstader)
Keep an eye open for kids and pets with rivers and streams running high and deep and near flood stages in many areas. Authorities are urging residents and visitors not to cross flowing rivers with the phrase “Turn Around, Don’t Drown!”
The monument visitor center is open between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. daily.
Routes from Idaho Falls to Jackson, Wyoming and Rexburg to West Yellowstone, Montana are among the new routes to be funded.
If current trends continue, the State of Utah could have more than 6 million residents by the year 2050. Local lawmakers are working to deal with the rapid growth. (Photo courtesy of SLTrib.com)