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1 hr ago | Washington Times

Native American politics heat up in Wyoming

American Indians in Wyoming increasingly are asserting themselves, fighting for more say on environmental issues and fielding more candidates in state and local elections.

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Related Topix: Wyoming, US National Parks, Representative Sean Patrick, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ethete, WY, Fremont County, WY, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

5 hrs ago | ABC News

Elk Rut Begins in Yellowstone National Park

Park spokesman Al Nash says bull elk are much more aggressive toward people and vehicles this time of year, and visitors should keep a safe distance from the animals and look around corners before exiting buildings or walking around blind spots.

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12 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

Homewood Suites by Hilton Billings Opens in Montana

The four-story hotel, owned by Ember Lane Lodging Investors, LLC, is the third Homewood Suites property in Montana and features 110 suites.

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16 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Eruption of Yellowstone supervolcano could spell the end of the US: geologists

According to an article published by United States Geological Survey scientist Larry Mastin in the latest edition of Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems , an eruption of the supervolcano beneath Yellowstone National Park would blanket much of the United States in a meter of ash.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

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Yellowstone Releases Summer 2014 Bison Population Estimate

Yellowstone National Park P.O. Box 168 Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 13, 2014 14-056 The population is estimated to be 4,900 bison.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Observer

Nature's gift

Standing at the brink of Niagara Falls is a wondrous experience with the roar in your ears and mist on your face from the mighty torrent of water rushing over the edge.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Island Park, ID, Rexburg, ID

CBS Local

Third Tourist Cited For Flying Drone In Yellowstone National Park

For the third time this summer, Yellowstone National Park rangers have cited a tourist for illegally flying a drone in the park.

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Washington Times

Once more into the wild

Mike Yochim asked for help up from a blue chair in his living room with windows overlooking a cloud-covered Electric Peak.

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Examiner.com

Ten Sleep Canyon in the Big Horn National Forest

Travel from Buffalo, Wyoming west towards Yellowstone National Park on route 16 will take you through the Bighorn National Forest.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Navajo Times

Native American politics heat up in Wyoming

The Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone tribes share the Wind River Indian Reservation, a block of land in central Wyoming that's roughly the size of Yellowstone National Park.

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Related Topix: Wyoming, US National Parks, Representative Sean Patrick, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ethete, WY, Fremont County, WY, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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Cause of Death Determined on Yellowstone Concession Employee

Yellowstone National Park P.O. Box 168 Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 29, 2014 14-068 The autopsy has been completed on a Yellowstone concession employee whose body was found in the Old Faithful area earlier this week.

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WRAL.com

3rd tourist cited for flying drone in Yellowstone

Park officials said Friday that Donald Criswell of Molalla, Oregon, flew an unmanned aircraft over Midway Geyser Basin and near bison on Aug. 19. In early August, rangers charged Theodorus Van Vliet of the Netherlands after his drone allegedly crashed into Grand Prismatic Spring.

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KMVT Twin Falls

Yellowstone Enforcing Ban On Unmanned Aircraft Operation

Yellowstone National Park - This past June, due to concerns about public safety, wildlife disturbance and potential impacts to the visitor experience and park resources, the National Park Service enacted an interim policy banning the operation of unmanned aircraft.

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Jackson Hole Radio

Craig Pass Closes for Isa Lake Bridge Construction

Jackson Hole Daily says Yellowstone National Park is closing the road over Craig Pass on the way from Jackson to Old Faithful to work on a new Isa Lake bridge.

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How Stuff Works

If Yellowstone Supervolcano Erupts, Ash May Reach NYC

Yellowstone National Park, whose 3,500 square miles are mostly situated in Wyoming, is one of the most popular spots in the nation for nature lovers.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Hedonistica

Damn: Milky Way Galaxy Over Yellowstone National Park

This is a composite of 16 separate photos taken and stitched together by astronomer Dave Lane to create a panorama of the Milky Way Galaxy's central band above Silex Spring in Yellowstone National Park.

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Monterey County Herald

Wyoming woman hit by bus, dies at Burning Man

A 29-year-old Wyoming woman attending the Burning Man counterculture festival in Nevada has died after she was struck by a bus carrying passengers around the playa in the Black Rock Desert.

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Jackson Hole Radio

Investigation Continues for Yellowstone Concession Employee

Law enforcement officials are still investigating the death of a Yellowstone National Park concession employee.

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Edutopia

Into the Wilderness: Expanding the Lives of Kids

My wife and I were recently hiking up a beautiful canyon in Glacier National Park and joined a small group of college students on a research trip with their botany teacher.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone Releases Summer 2014 Bison Population Estimate

Yellowstone National Park P.O. Box 168 Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 13, 2014 14-056 The population is estimated to be 4,900 bison.

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