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HEBGEN DAM: Construction on the dam inlet nearing completion

Five years ago, reconstruction began on the intake of the Hebgen Dam, which controls the flow of the Madison River. Now, the project is projected to be complete by the end of this summer.   “In 2005, analysis indicated a need for the intake to survive a maximum earthquake,” said Benjamin Cope, NorthWestern Energy’s project […]

Predator pressure – Grizzlies and wolves in Madison County

Grizzlies are a real concern for rancher John Anderson.

Anderson’s cows graze on state and Forest Service land at the South end of the Gravelly Mountain Range during the summer, and he believes there is a predator problem.