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Naylor to retire from TRNP

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

The superintendent of Theodore Roosevelt National Park will retire from her post at the end of October.
Valerie Naylor, who has headed the park for more than 11 years, said her last day will be Oct. 31.
An Oregon native, Naylor said she’ll move o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

TRNP to use aerial spraying to control invasive weeds in North Unit

June 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Aerial spraying of herbicide to control Canada thistle and leafy spurge in backcountry areas is expected to begin in Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit on Wednesday. Spraying will continue for two to three days, weather permitting, or until …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

TRNP workers round up 150 head of bison

October 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials say 150 head of bison have been recently removed from the park and relocated.
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Shutdown would affect Theodore Roosevelt National Park

September 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA — Theodore Roosevelt National Park will be one of 401 national parks required to close today in the event of a government shutdown. Continue Reading

More than 100 wild horses sell during auction

September 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WISHEK Theodore Roosevelt National Park sold more than 100 wild horses during a weekend auction aimed at thinning the herd to a size the park can accommodate. Continue Reading

Astronaut: Keep reaching for the stars

September 28, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK Rick Hieb believes America is still a country where hard work, dedication and education pays off and can lead to amazing and wondrous careers. Continue Reading

Body of missing Hillsboro man believed found in Badlands

September 28, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The body of a Hillsboro man missing since late July is believed to have been found in the Badlands, the McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office reported. Continue Reading

Other views: Today’s wild horse auction a big deal

September 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Today’s auction in Wishek of wild horses from North Dakota’s Badlands has attracted national attention. It is likely buyers from several states and possibly Canada will descend on the small McIntosh County town for the sale of some 100 horses that have been culled from the herd in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Continue Reading

Gravel mine plan renewed for Roosevelt ranch area

September 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A Montana businessman is resuming plans to mine gravel near the site of Theodore Roosevelt’s historic Badlands ranch in western North Dakota. Continue Reading

Medora Musical sees increase in attendance numbers

August 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA The Medora Musical has seen a 10 percent increase in attendance from 2012, the Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation announced Tuesday. Continue Reading