Washington wolf killing sparks rebukes, controversyThe on-going extermination of a wolf pack in Washington has prompted a university to disavow statements by one of its professors in defense of wolves - the latest development in a controversy that pits conservationists against cattle ranchers in a part of the state far from the populous Seattle metro ar
Conservationists Upset Man Who Chased, Shot Endangered Wolf Fined Just $100Wolves are endangered under Washington state law, and killing them can bring a year in jail and a $5,000 fine
Washington Takes Steps To Reduce Wolf Conflicts This SummerThe season when wolves come into conflict with livestock in Eastern Washington has arrived, but the state Department of Fish and Wildlife is ready.
Group Demands Washington Decrease Wolf PopulationA billboard campaign in Washington state aims to reignite a debate that splits the Pacific Northwest: Do wolves belong?
Federal Judge Allows Idaho Wolf Derby To Proceed A federal judge Friday allowed a wolf- and coyote-shooting derby to proceed on public land in Idaho this weekend, ruling its organizers aren't required to get a special permit from the U.S. Forest Service.
Wolf Killing in Washington State: Will There Have to Be More?Taking aim from a helicopter flying over northeastern Washington state, a marksman last month killed the alpha male of a wolf pack that had repeatedly attacked a rancher's cattle. The shooting put an end to the so-called Wedge pack, but it did little to quell the controversy over wolves in the state.
State: Wolf Gets 5 Sheep In Umatilla County State officials say four sheep are dead and a lamb is missing in Umatilla County in northeast Oregon, all believed killed by a wolf.