Tag Archives: Yellowstone National Park

Isa Lake Bridge Replacement Means Road Closure for Season

Isa Lake Bridge

It will take a little planning to make it around Yellowstone National Park this fall, as today’s closure of the road between Old Faithful and the West Thumb and Grant Village areas means extra hours of driving time.

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Cause of Recent Yellowstone Worker Death: Suicide

Yellowstone National Park

After an autopsy, it was determined the cause of death for a 21-year-old Yellowstone National Park concession employee whose body was found in the Old Faithful area earlier this week was suicide.

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Another Yellowstone Employee Death: Kassandra “Kassie” Wieferich

Yellowstone National Park

Another Yellowstone National Park concessions worker was found dead yesterday, as the body of missing 21-year-old Kassandra “Kassie” Wieferich was found in the Old Faithful Lodge area.

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Public Comment Sought on Old Faithful Sewer Line Replacement

Old Faithful Inn

Replacement of an Old Faithful sewer line is up for public comment.

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Yellowstone Christmas in August Could Include Actual Snow

Christmas in August

Peeking ahead to the long-term Yellowstone weather forecast, it looks like snow is a possibility Monday — and what better way to celebrate Christmas in August than a few inches of slush?

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Yellowstone Seeks Input on Youth Conservation Corps Facility

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

Yellowstone National Park officials are considering a proposal to update the existing Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) facility at Mammoth Hot Springs to better achieve the park’s environmental education goals as well as to comply with modern standards for health, safety, accessibility, and sustainability.

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Young Girl Falls to Death in Yellowstone’s Grand Canyon

Yellowstone National Park

Tragic news out of Yellowstone National Park today: a young girl has died from a fall into the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

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Yellowstone Earthquake Risk: Slightly Higher, But Nothing’s Imminent

U.S. Geological Survey map

The caller from a Florida area code had a concern: He was calling Yellowstone Insider offices because he had read on the Internet the Yellowstone National Park volcano was going to blow and wanted to know if there was a date set yet for the event — he didn’t want to head out on vacation if the volcano had already …

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Body of Missing Yellowstone Employee Found

Yellowstone and Lamar rivers, Yellowstone National Park

The body of 22-year-old Darien Latty, reported missing on Monday after last seen tubing down the Yellowstone River near Tower Junction, has been found.

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Road Construction To Close Yellowstone Sections After Labor Day

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

The summer season is winding down, which means the arrival of another seasonal presence in Yellowstone: road construction.

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