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WY: Fish Creek Bear Attack 2010: Savage 99 .308 and Taurus Tracker .41

Grizzly Bear U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- As part of AmmoLand’s investigative journalism, a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request revealed this bear attack which happened in Wyoming, in 2010. On 14 August 2010, in the Union Pass area, on Forest Service Road 693 near Fish Creek in west-central  Wyoming, a family group was camping. One of the children reported they had seen a dead calf near the creek. Two members of the group armed themselves to investigate. The creek was about 300 yards from t...
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Minor Quake Hits Rural Central Wyoming

A small earthquake rattled rural central Wyoming late Sunday.
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Rep. Adam Kinzinger: 'I would expect to see a significant number of subpoenas' in Jan. 6 House investigation

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) answers a question from the media next to Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Mississippi) with Rep. Pete Aguilar (D-California) at center, after the first hearing of the House Select committee to investigate the January 6 riot. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin Kinzinger would back issuing subpoenas to compel individuals to testify before the Jan. 6 panel. "I would expect to see a significant number of subpoenas for a lot of people," he said on Sunday. The congressman said th...
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Goats Lend a Horn With Loads on Wyoming Mountain Guide Trips

Mountain goats can be handy to have if you're headed into the wilderness.
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A photographer captured the contents of a note that an aide passed to Biden: 'Sir, there is something on your chin'

President Joe Biden holds a card handed to him by an aide that reads "Sir, there is something on your chin." Andrew Harnik/AP During a virtual meeting Friday, an aide handed President Joe Biden a card to tell him he had something on his chin. The president proceeded to use the card to take notes during a meeting with seven US governors. Biden and Vice President Harris met with seven US governors to discuss wildfire prevention and response efforts. See more stories on Insider's business...
Tags: Politics, Minnesota, California, Washington, Oregon, White House, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Wyoming, Idaho, Wildfire, Biden, Pacific Northwest, Kamala Harris


EXPLAINER: Wyoming Tenants Get Modified Eviction Reprieve

After the Biden administration extended the nationwide ban on evictions, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced he was extending state protections to Sept. 30, with some modifications.
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EXPLAINER: Will Wyoming Do Enough to Limit Evictions?

Tenant protections set to expire July 31 raise concerns that many Wyoming residents who can't cover their rent will face eviction.
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Funeral for Ex-US Sen. Mike Enzi of Wyoming Set for Aug. 6

A public ceremony to commemorate the life of former U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi will be held Aug. 6 at the Gillette College Pronghorn Center, the Gillette Memorial Chapel announced.
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Lora Webb Nichols’ Photographic Chronicle of the 20th Century American West

This is fantastic: for more than 60 years beginning in 1899, Lora Webb Nichols captured and collected about 24,000 photographs of life in a small copper-mining town in Wyoming. On October 28, 1899, Lora Webb Nichols was at her family’s homestead, near Encampment, Wyoming, reading “Five Little Peppers Midway,” when her beau, Bert Oldman, came to the door to deliver a birthday present. The sixteen-year-old Nichols would marry the thirty-year-old Oldman the following year, and divorce him a ...
Tags: Kodak, Wyoming, Nichols, Jason Kottke, University of Wyoming, OLDMAN, American Heritage Center, Lora Webb Nichols, Encampment Wyoming, Bert Oldman


Last year, we predicted the best places to move during the pandemic. We were half right.

Ken Wolter/Shutterstock; John Elk/Getty; Roland Shainidze/Getty; Sean Pavone/Getty; Marianne Ayala/Insider We looked back at four highly ranked areas on our list of the best cities to move to post-pandemic. Net domestic migration from 2019 to 2020 for these metro areas was pretty similar to previous years. Huntsville, Alabama, had a larger positive net domestic migration this year, continuing its growth. See more stories on Insider's business page. Three months ago, Aaron and Christin...
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We tried to predict the best places to move during the pandemic. The results are in, and we were half right.

Ken Wolter/Shutterstock; John Elk/Getty; Roland Shainidze/Getty; Sean Pavone/Getty; Marianne Ayala/Insider We looked back at four highly ranked areas on our list of the best cities to move to post-pandemic. Net domestic migration from 2019 to 2020 for these metro areas was pretty similar to previous years. Huntsville, Alabama, had a larger positive net domestic migration this year, continuing its growth. See more stories on Insider's business page. Three months ago, Aaron and Christin...
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Southeastern Montana Fire Quickly Expands, Threatens Homes

A southeastern Montana wildfire has exploded in size to threaten hundreds of homes as it burns through grasslands around the Crow Indian Reservation near the Wyoming border.
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California ranked as No. 3 state for innovation, surveys say

”Survey says” looks at various rankings and scorecards judging geographic locations, noting these grades are best seen as a mix of art and data. Buzz: California ranks No. 3 for innovation when you ponder national scorecards for cutting-edge business activity. Source: My trusty spreadsheet compiled its own index at the state level using four recent “most innovative” rankings plus longer-term growth in patent filings by state. Topline My tally was relatively simple math — a ranking based on eac...
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Sheriff: Boy Says He Killed Father, Body Found in Wyoming

Investigators say they found a man dead in Wyoming after a boy allegedly told authorities in Montana he killed his father.
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GOP lawmaker who downplayed the Capitol riot as 'a normal tourist visit' doubled-down on the remark after police testified about the violence they faced

Rep. Andrew Clyde, R-Ga., walks down the House steps after the last vote of the week in the Capitol on Friday, April 16, 2021. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Reps. Andrew Clyde and Jamie Raskin had a heated exchange over comments made about January 6. Raskin pressed Clyde about whether he listened to the officers who served during the Capitol riot. Clyde stood by his past statements comparing the insurrection to "a normal tourist visit." See more stories on Insider's bus...
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California, Nevada Governors Newsom And Sisolak To Tour Site Of Tamarack Fire

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP/CBS13) — The governors of California and Nevada on Wednesday planned to tour the state line area blackened by one of several massive wildfires that have destroyed dozens of homes in the West. Cooler weather and even some rain helped in the battle against some of the largest blazes but fire officials warned that hotter, drier weather will return later in the week and could pose a threat of renewed fire ferocity. California Gov. Gavin Newsom and Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak, bot...
Tags: News, California, Montana, Oregon, New York City, San Francisco, Wyoming, Idaho, Nevada, Herald, Lake Tahoe, Lake, Rockies, Gavin Newsom, Carson City, Bozeman


A small Wyoming town is hoping Bill Gates' $1 billion nuclear power plant could save hundreds of jobs

Bill Gates' nuclear power company TerraPower is considering Glenrock, Wyoming as the site of its next-generation nuclear reactor. Hou Yu/China News Service/VCG via Getty Images Bill Gates is considering Glenrock, Wyoming, for his next-generation nuclear power plant. The plant could replace 200 jobs that are at risk as a local coal plant closes, the mayor said. Gates' company TerraPower is running the project with Warren Buffett-owned PacifiCorp. See more stories on Insider's ...
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Protesters gatecrashed a press conference held by Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene outside the DOJ

Protesters showed up at a press conference where Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Rep. Matt Gaetz were speaking. The lawmakers told the press that they were there to ask questions about how the Capitol riot suspects are being treated in detention. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Marjorie Taylor Greene, Matt Gaetz, and three GOP lawmakers held a press event while Capitol police officers testified before the House select committee. The House Republicans spoke up for the Capitol riot suspects, calli...
Tags: Politics, News, Virginia, Trends, Gop, Wyoming, House, Nancy Pelosi, Bob, Department Of Justice, BLM, Doj, Cheney, Louie Gohmert, Select Committee, Capitol




Adam Kinzinger calls GOP demands for him to be punished 'petty' and says he'll 'defend democracy' no matter what

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) speaks during a House Committee on Foreign Affairs hearing on Capitol Hill on March 10, 2021. Ting Shen/Pool via AP GOP Reps. Adam Kinzinger and Liz Cheney accepted invitations by Nancy Pelosi to join the House Select Committee investigating January 6. The move has prompted several fellow Republicans to call for Kinzinger and Cheney's punishment by leadership. But Kinzinger told reporters on Tuesday that he will "defend democracy" no matter the conseque...
Tags: Politics, Trends, Indiana, Gop, Wyoming, House, Ohio, Capitol Hill, Nancy Pelosi, Illinois, Cheney, Mccarthy, Liz, Trump, Jim Jordan, Capitol


Cow Call Grizzly Attack in 2005, Crossbow and .44 Magnum

Grizzly Bear U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On the evening of 22 September 2005, a hunting guide and his hunter, who was from Ohio, were attacked without provocation, by a grizzly bear in the Shoshone National Forest in the northwest corner of Wyoming. The details of the attack were found in a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) response to AmmoLand. This correspondent has not found any other published account of this attack. The hunter had been drawn for an archery tag for elk, with his friends. The...
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‘This is how I’m going to die’: Officers tell Jan. 6 stories

By MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — “This is how I’m going to die, defending this entrance.” Capitol Police Officer Aquilino Gonell told House investigators Tuesday he could feel himself losing oxygen as he was crushed by rioters – supporters of then-President Donald Trump – as he was defending the Capitol during the Jan. 6 insurrection. Metropolitan Police Officer Michael Fanone, who rushed to the scene, told the new House committee investigating the attack that he was “grabbed, beaten, ta...
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Capitol Police officer rejects Trump's claim about 'loving crowd' of rioters: 'I'm still recovering from those hugs and kisses that day'

U.S. Capitol Police officer Aquilino Gonell wipes his eye as he watches a video being displayed during a House select committee hearing on the Jan. 6 attack on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Jim Bourg/Pool via AP) A Capitol Police officer called Trump "pathetic" for claiming insurrectionists were a loving crowd. "I'm still recovering from those hugs and kisses that day," said Officer Aquilino Gonell. He added that Trump's comments were "insulting" and "demorali...
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Former GOP Sen. Mike Enzi has died at 77 after a biking accident

Mike Enzi. Tim Goessman/AP Former GOP Sen. Mike Enzi has died at age 77. He had been admitted to the hospital after a biking accident. A statement said he "passed away peacefully ... surrounded by his family." See more stories on Insider's business page. Mike Enzi, a former Republican senator for Wyoming, had died aged 77 after being hospitalized for injuries from a biking accident.A statement on his Twitter account, posted Tuesday, said: "Former Wyoming U.S. Senator Mike Enzi passed a...
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Former Sen. Mike Enzi Dies After Bicycle Accident

The Wyoming Republican was known as a consensus-builder in an increasingly polarized Washington.
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‘An abomination’: the story of the massacre that killed 216 wolves

In Wisconsin, hunters are allowed to use hound dogs to kill wolves. In the midst of a politically volatile context, activists are now filming the hunts to raise the alarmThe woods were full of the sounds of snowmobiles and baying hounds. A group of perhaps a dozen hunters had gathered to give chase to big game along a frozen creek in north-eastern Wisconsin.Hound hunting, chiefly for black bear and coyote, is a popular pastime in this part of the state. But the houndsman who emerged from the hem...
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Ex-US Sen. Mike Enzi of Wyoming Dies After Bicycle Accident

Retired Sen. Mike Enzi, a Wyoming Republican known as a consensus-builder in an increasingly polarized Washington, has died.
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Former U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, 77, Dead After Bicycle Crash

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. Senator Mike Enzi died from injuries he sustained in a bicycle accident in his home state of Wyoming, his family...
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Former Senator Mike Enzi dies after being injured in bicycle accident

Former Wyoming senator Mike Enzi died on Monday after he was seriously injured in a bicycle accident last week.
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Retired Sen. Mike Enzi, a Wyoming Republican Known as a Consensus-Builder in an Increasingly Polarized Washington, Dies.

Retired Sen. Mike Enzi, a Wyoming Republican known as a consensus-builder in an increasingly polarized Washington, dies.
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