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Hunters Should Prepare For Bear Encounters

grizzly bearAfter two recent bear attacks in Wyoming and Montana, the Sweetwater County Sheriffs Office is encouraging hunters to take special precautions when hunting in grizzly country. Hunters in bear country are particularly susceptible to bear encounters because of their use of artificial game calls and due to the fact they are moving quietly Continue reading

Officials Remind Hunters to be Bear Aware

grizzly bearIn light of two recent bear attacks in Wyoming, one of them fatal, the Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office is encouraging hunters who venture north into grizzly country to be “bear aware.” Sheriff Rich Haskell said that many county residents hunt in areas within the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem identified by the Continue reading