Investigation concludes that bears attacked “to feed on elk” as hunter Corey Chubon and guide Mark Uptain field dressed their kill in fatal 2018 encounter.
OSHA issued two recommendations in a “fatal alert.” Teton County Sheriff tested a Glock from the scene as coroner, Game and Fish accounts differ.
A federal judge returned the Yellowstone grizzly bear to the endangered species list ending state management of the species and cancelling a planned Wyoming hunting season.
Thursday hearing could stall Wyoming hunt. Meantime license winners prepare with required hunting courses, including those who intend to “shoot ’em with a camera.”
Yellowstone superintendent said he still feels his forced transfer — leading to his retirement — was punitive but has no proof such was actually the case.