- Glacier park officials to reopen Logan Pass access Updated: Jul-28-15 7:10 pm
ST. MARY, Montana - Glacier National Park officials say they plan to reopen access to one of the park's main attractions that had been closed due to a nearby wildfire.
- Crews have Glacier Park fire 45 percent contained Updated: Jul-28-15 3:02 pm
ST. MARY, Montana - Cool weather and high humidity helped firefighters battling a fire that has burned about 5 square miles in Glacier National Park.
- Judge orders fast-track review of Glacier-area energy lease Updated: Jul-27-15 3:56 pm
HELENA, Montana - A judge on Monday denied a Louisiana company's request to lift the U.S. government's decades-long suspension of an energy lease near Glacier National Park, but he called the delay unreasonable and ordered government officials to fast-track a decision.
- Conditions on Pluto: Incredibly hazy with flowing ice Updated: Jul-24-15 10:11 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Pluto is hazier than scientists expected and appears to be covered with flowing ice.
- Tourists worried about fire nix Glacier National Park trips Updated: Jul-24-15 6:40 pm
HELENA, Montana - Hotels and campgrounds in Glacier National Park are flooded with calls from worried tourists canceling their reservations or asking whether the Montana landmark will stay open as a wildfire sweeps through a popular part of the park.
- Glacial melt blamed for flood in Central Asian city Almaty Updated: Jul-23-15 2:11 pm
MOSCOW - Officials in Kazakhstan say a flood that forced the evacuation of hundreds of people from the outskirts of the country's largest city was due to the rapid melting of a glacier in the nearby mountains.
- More evacuations ordered ahead of Glacier park fire Updated: Jul-22-15 5:36 pm
HELENA, Montana - Authorities have begun evacuating homes near Glacier National Park's eastern boundary ahead of a growing wildfire.
- Wildfire closes popular Glacier Park roadway Updated: Jul-22-15 5:47 am
HELENA, Montana - Wildfires in Montana have forced the closure of Glacier National Park's most popular roadway and prompted the evacuation of homes in the central part of the state.
- Wildfires near Townsend, Helena prompt evacuations Updated: Jul-21-15 10:41 pm
HELENA, Montana - Wildfires broke out Tuesday in central and northwestern Montana, leading to the evacuation of homes near Helena and Townsend and the closure of Glacier National Park's most popular roadway.
- San Diego hiker airlifted from Juneau glacier after fall Updated: Jul-20-15 7:04 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - A hiker visiting Juneau from San Diego has been airlifted to Bartlett Regional Hospital after he fell and fractured his leg while climbing the Mendenhall Glacier.
- Nature preserve planned at site where glaciers stopped Updated: Jul-16-15 4:05 am
NINEVEH, Indiana - A land preservation group plans to open a nature preserve at a central Indiana site where glaciers stopped some 12,000 years ago.
- Quadriplegic missionary receives $26M settlement after crash Updated: Jul-14-15 6:07 pm
HELENA, Montana - Insurers for the Southern Baptist Convention have agreed to pay $26 million to a South Carolina man who was paralyzed and suffered brain damage in a rollover crash during a 2009 missionary trip in Montana, Attorney Anders Blewett said Tuesday.
- Hot weather impacting climbing on Mount Rainier Updated: Jul-12-15 4:40 pm
MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK, Washington - Seattleites without air conditioning aren't the only ones suffering from record-setting temperatures this summer.
- Glacier Airport passengers set June record Updated: Jul-12-15 3:10 pm
KALISPELL, Montana - Glacier Park International Airport has set a record for passenger numbers in June.
- Trapping restrictions imposed near parks to help Canada lynx Updated: Jul-10-15 6:44 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - Montana wildlife officials have tightened trapping regulations outside Yellowstone and Glacier national parks to reduce the chances that threatened Canada lynx accidentally will be caught.
- Glacier Park sees busiest June on record Updated: Jul-10-15 5:05 am
KALISPELL, Montana - Attendance at Glacier National Park soared in last month, making it the busiest June on record.
- Fire in Olympic National Park raises concerns Updated: Jul-06-15 1:17 pm
PARADISE CREEK, Olympic National Park - Fire crews call them "cat faces," deep holes that flames have burned into the trunks of the centuries-old Sitka spruce and hemlock growing here in the Queets River valley.
- As other glaciers retreat, glacier at Mount St. Helens grows Updated: Jul-05-15 1:23 pm
MOUNT ST. HELENS, Washington - Ray Yurkewycz perched on the rim of the Northwest's most restless volcano and marveled at the primordial forces at work.