Yellowstone National Park turns 150

March 1, 2022, marks the 150th anniversary of the establishment of Yellowstone National Park, signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. America’s first national park was set aside to preserve and protect the scenery, cultural heritage, wildlife, geologic...
Yellowstone (and other national parks) in winter

Yellowstone (and other national parks) in winter

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Miguel couldn’t have cared less about the spectacular show that Old Faithful performed that sunny winter afternoon. That’s because Miguel, so named by my two daughters, was an 1,800-pound Bison cavorting in the snow in...