- Rockies recall RHP Gray to start against Mariners Updated: Aug-04-15 8:03 pm
- Victim of Sunday crash on Casper Mountain identified Updated: Aug-04-15 5:04 am
CASPER, Wyoming - The Wyoming Highway Patrol has identified the man who died after his car went over a cliff on Casper Mountain.
- Utah officials sign Mountain Accord plan for Wasatch range Updated: Aug-03-15 6:41 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and local officials have officially signed a wide-ranging blueprint for the future of the Wasatch Mountain range.
- Residents want more precautions on Phoenix mountain trail Updated: Aug-02-15 6:14 am
PHOENIX - Residents living near one of Phoenix's most popular hiking destinations want more warnings for what has been a deadly trail at times.
- Name of Grand Teton worker killed in fire released Updated: Aug-01-15 4:16 pm
GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyoming - The seasonal worker killed in a fire at an employee dormitory in Grand Teton National Park has been identified as 28-year-old Anthony Graviano.
- Confederate flag support rally held at Stone Mountain Park Updated: Aug-01-15 3:31 pm
STONE MOUNTAIN, Georgia - Hundreds of people gathered at Stone Mountain Park, just outside Atlanta, to rally in support of the Confederate battle flag.
- Highly active volcano erupts on Reunion amid media frenzy Updated: Aug-01-15 10:16 am
PITON DE LA FOURNAISE, Reunion - Journalists arriving this week to the Indian Ocean island Reunion to report about the discovery of a jet wing fragment were met with another spectacular sight: the eruption of one of the Earth's most active volcanoes.
- Young divers, wounded vets join to restore coral in the Keys Updated: Aug-01-15 1:14 am
BIG PINE KEY, Florida - With military precision, divers Bobby Dove and Billy Costello zip-tied a staghorn coral fragment to a 3-inch nail driven into Heroes Reef a couple of weeks ago in 25 feet of water south of Big Pine Key.
- Employee dorm fire kills 1, injures 4 in Grand Teton Updated: Jul-31-15 9:23 pm
MOOSE, Wyoming - A fire at an employee dormitory in Grand Teton National Park killed one person and injured four others in the third emergency for national park concession workers in Wyoming in the past two months.
- Bighorn sheep dies in fall in Catalina Mountains near Tucson Updated: Jul-31-15 4:25 pm
TUCSON, Arizona - Arizona Game and Fish Department officials say a collared bighorn sheep has fallen to its death in the Catalina Mountains near Tucson.
- Judge refuses to block planned South Mountain Freeway Updated: Jul-30-15 4:15 pm
PHOENIX - A judge is refusing to block a planned freeway project in the Phoenix area.
- Artifact trove reveals campsites near Moose-Wilson Road Updated: Jul-30-15 7:04 am
JACKSON, Wyoming - Two or three millennia ago, American Indians used the flats above the wetlands along what's now the northern Moose-Wilson Road as a base camp during seasonal sojourns in Jackson Hole.
- 2 Utah ski resorts owned by Vail to be known as 'Park City' Updated: Jul-29-15 7:43 pm
PARK CITY, Utah - Two neighboring Utah ski resorts owned by Vail Resorts and being combined into one mega resort will be known simply by the name of the mountain city where it is located: "Park City."
- Jose Reyes makes Rockies debut against Cubs Updated: Jul-29-15 2:55 pm
- Summer snow turns Wyoming mountains into winter wonderland Updated: Jul-29-15 11:39 am
TETON VILLAGE, Wyoming - The middle of summer looked like the middle of winter in the mountains of western Wyoming.
- Deer bow hunting dates set for Oak Mountain Updated: Jul-29-15 5:06 am
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Alabama wildlife officials have announced dates for deer hunting at Oak Mountain near Birmingham.
- With Troy Tulowitzki traded, could Carlos Gonzalez be next? Updated: Jul-28-15 9:44 pm
DENVER - Troy Tulowitzki is gone. Carlos Gonzalez might be next. Maybe even just-acquired Jose Reyes.
- Protesters defy emergency rule, remain on Mauna Kea Updated: Jul-28-15 8:14 pm
HONOLULU - Protesters opposed to building a giant telescope atop Mauna Kea have remained on the mountain around-the-clock despite an emergence rule aimed at getting them to stop camping there.
- Remains found on Mount Rainier could be missing Tacoma hiker Updated: Jul-28-15 8:08 pm
MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK, Washington - A park official says remains found on Mount Rainier may be that of a 64-year-old Tacoma man who went missing while hiking last year.
- Regulators to press ahead on Missoula water sale review Updated: Jul-28-15 6:40 pm
HELENA, Montana - Montana's Public Service Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to continue its review of a Canadian company's proposed purchase of Missoula's drinking water system while the city's attempt to acquire the system for itself plays out in court.
- Rockies, Blue Jays swap star shortstops Updated: Jul-28-15 12:38 pm
- NC mountains experiencing drought for 1st time since 2012 Updated: Jul-27-15 4:43 pm
ASHEVILLE, North Carolina - State officials say the North Carolina mountains are experiencing drought for the first time in more than two years.
- Wildfire watching: Rangers in towers are out, cameras are in Updated: Jul-26-15 3:17 pm
RENO, Nevada - For decades, forest rangers in wooden towers across the West scanned the horizon with binoculars for smoke that could signal the start of a wildfire.
- Heli-skiing plan divides Silverton Mountain neighbors Updated: Jul-26-15 11:48 am
SILVERTON, Colorado - A proposal by the owners of Silverton Mountain to diversify terrain for helicopter skiing on federal land has neighbors debating whether the economic benefits outweigh a possible lack of access.
- A story in stone: Mystery of wandering boy, unmarked grave Updated: Jul-26-15 10:32 am
GATLINBURG, Tennessee - In 1915, after a heated argument with his father, a 12-year-old boy ran away from his home in Blount County, determined to reach his grandparents who lived on the other side of the Smoky Mountains.