Hunts

Wolf Advocates Seeking Halt Hunts
Wildlife advocates are seeking an emergency injunction to stop state-sponsored wolf hunts in the Northern Rockies that have claimed at least 71 of the animals since late August.  Court papers to halt the hunts in Idaho and Montana were filed Monday with the 9th U...
Wolf Tags Slowly Selling
The number of hunters who hope to shoot a wolf in Idaho this fall is climbing. In the last week, Idaho hunters bought 1,102 hunting tags. It may sound like a big number, but the Idaho Department of Fish and Game says it is smaller than people may think...
Federal Government Clears Way For Wolf Hunts
The Obama administration says it is lifting endangered species act protections for 5,500 wolves in eight states in the Northern Rockies and Great Lakes including here in Idaho.  The move will turn control over the predators to state wildlife agencies...