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Court Rejects Challenge of Wolf Hunts
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit from conservation groups that want to block wolf hunts that have killed more than 500 of the predators across the Northern Rockies in recent months. Wednesday’s ruling from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals says …
Governor Mead Pushing For Wolf Management Plan
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead is calling on Wyoming lawmakers to endorse a wolf management plan that would designate the animals as predators that could be shot on sight in most of the state. Mead and Interior Secretary Ken Salazar last year agreed on a plan to end federal pr…