It took five years for Jay Gunderson to find a scientist willing to investigate the fossilized starfish — also called sea stars — that he discovered in crumbling rock along the base of the Pryor Mountains. It was worth the wait.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Shelter dogs too intense or feisty to be adopted are helping wildlife scientists by doing what comes naturally - running through the woods and sniffing for the poop of other animals.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Fred C. Adams, the 84-year-old founder of southern Utah’s annual Shakespeare festival, is still going strong, overseeing an event that has grown from a small production in 1962 to one that now draws 150,000.
Five years after Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter proposed eliminating the state’s parks department and cutting all state funding, Idaho’s state parks are thriving, with campsites booked and boat ramps beckoning.