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Harold Dean Wilcoxson of Wilcoxson’s Ice Cream Passes Away

Wilcoxson's Ice Cream

Harold Dean Wilcoxson of Montana’s Wilcoxson’s Ice Cream company has passed away at the age of 94.

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Tribal Reps Present Petition to Yellowstone Officials for Place Name Changes

Sam Wilson | Billings Gazette

Saturday, representatives from over half-a-dozen Native American tribes gathered outside Gardiner, Montana to protest a pair of Yellowstone place names.

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Pair of Historians Supports Name Change for Mount Doane

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A pair of Montana historians says they support a call from a pair of Native American tribes to change the name of Mount Doane in Yellowstone National Park.

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Reamer Map Returns to Yellowstone National Park After Cleanup

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MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WYO. — The map is back.

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Tribes Plan Protest at North Entrance, Seek Name Changes for Park Features

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Two Native American tribes have announced they will gather at Yellowstone’s North Entrance and protest in favor of changing the name of Hayden Valley and Mount Doane.

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Cabin Restoration Reconnects Family to Yellowstone National Park

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Here’s a Yellowstone story that spans more than 50 years and two unrelated families.

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Jack Baronett: Namesake of Yellowstone’s Baronette Peak

Jack Baronett

Do you ever wonder about the names of places—geysers, mountain peaks, rivers, canyons—when you’re driving through Yellowstone National Park?

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Yellowstone History: Lone Star Geyser

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Although it’s one of the most popular thermal features in Yellowstone National Park, the origins of Lone Star Geyser are somewhat obscure.

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Remembering Yellowstone’s “Uncle John” Yancey

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Just outside of Gardiner, Montana sits a small cemetery on a hill.

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August 17, 2017 Marks 58 Years Since Hebgen Lake Earthquake

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58 years ago today, around 11:37 p.m., Yellowstone National Park was changed forever when a large quake shook man-made Hebgen Lake.

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