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O'Brien, Jackson lead Colorado State over New Mexico 35-21

Oct. 12, 2019 1:37 AM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Colorado State road trip to New Mexico did not get off to a great start as mechanical problems with the airplane kept the team grounded in Fort Collins an extra six hours. So with some time to kill, the Rams took in a movie, said receiver Warren Jackson, who was back on the...

O'Brien, Jackson lead Colorado State over New Mexico 35-21

Oct. 12, 2019 12:06 AM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Patrick O'Brien and Warren Jackson had career nights as Colorado State beat New Mexico 35-21 on Friday night. O'Brien threw for a career-high 420 yards and three touchdowns and Jackson had nine catches for a career-high 214 yards and two touchdowns. Dane Wright added 105 yards...

Wyoming resort town sees varied business during summer

Oct. 9, 2019 12:04 PM EDT

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Jackson business owners report varying degrees of success during this past summer season at the northwest Wyoming tourist town. However, the Jackson Hole News & Guide reports that the good news for all was that though the season started a bit cold and wet, there were no huge...

Feeding phase-out agreed to at Bridger-Teton feedground

Oct. 8, 2019 1:06 PM EDT

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will eliminate an elk feedground in the Bridger-Teton National Forest in coming years. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports that the Alkali Creek feedground is among three state operated feedgrounds located in the Gros Ventre (GROW vawnt) River...

Grizzly moved likely daughter of famous bear No. 399

Oct. 5, 2019 4:23 PM EDT

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Wildlife officials in Wyoming have trapped and relocated a grizzly bear thought to be the offspring of a well-known grizzly. Grizzly No. 399 gained fame for raising at least four litters of cubs within view of roads in Grand Teton National Park. People have established social media...

Melania Trump visits Grand Teton, cancels Yellowstone tour

Oct. 4, 2019 7:27 PM EDT

MOOSE, Wyo. (AP) — Melania Trump visited Grand Teton National Park to promote her youth initiative and the outdoors, but canceled a trip to nearby Yellowstone National Park due to weather. The first lady cut short her two-day trip to Wyoming on Friday with snow and a high of 37 degrees forecast at Old...

Melania Trump meets Boy Scouts, floats river in Wyoming

Oct. 3, 2019 6:15 PM EDT

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Melania Trump met with Boy Scouts and rafted down the Snake River to kick off a two-day trip to Wyoming to promote her youth initiative and U.S. national parks. The first lady spent about 20 minutes greeting the uniformed scouts and posing for pictures in Jackson on Thursday as a crowd...

Correction: Grand Teton Goats story

Oct. 3, 2019 6:06 PM EDT

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — In a story Oct. 2 about mountain goats in Wyoming’s Teton Range, The Associated Press reported erroneously that mountain goat hunting took place in Grand Teton National Park. The hunting occurred near but not within the park. A corrected version of the story is below: Hunters...

Chronic wasting disease reaches Wyoming Range

Oct. 3, 2019 12:28 PM EDT

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Chronic wasting disease has been found in a western Wyoming mule deer herd prized by hunters. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says the disease was confirmed early this week in a mule deer buck that was shot by a hunter Sept. 16 west of Bondurant in the Wyoming Range. The Jackson...

Wyoming ski resort commits to wind power

Sep. 29, 2019 12:25 PM EDT

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in northwest Wyoming will use renewable energy to power its lifts and other operations. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reported that resort officials announced that they would enter Lower Valley Energy's Green Power program for customers and begin...