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April 13, 2015
A wild horse in the Theodore Roosevelt National Park South Unit stands atop a ridge near the scenic route while taking a break from grazing on Sunday afternoon near Medora. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Photo Gallery: A close-up with TRNP's wild horses
April 13, 2015 - 4:05pm
June 11, 2014
Press Photo by Sarah Monke 
Wild horses gather around a pond Monday in the South Unit of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Animals and vegetation have sprung to life after rain fell across the area.
Horsing around in the park
June 11, 2014 - 11:31pm
May 10, 2014
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn
Burning Hills: Theodore Rooselvelt National Park carries out controlled burns on 2,500 acres
May 10, 2014 - 12:00am
May 2, 2014
National park announces Visitor Center hours
May 2, 2014 - 11:45pm
July 5, 2013
Press Photo by Bryan Horwath
Author and Yale professor Theodore Roosevelt Malloch shakes hands Friday with the bronzed version of Theodore Roosevelt, Malloch's ancestor, stationed in front of the Stark County Courthouse in Dickinson.
Filmmaking group visits South Unit, Dickinson
July 5, 2013 - 10:03pm
January 16, 2013
A buffalo enjoys some alone time after wandering away from the herd Tuesday afternoon in the snow-capped South Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
A bison's South Unit stroll
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
The Badlands can be rugged for hikers, as can be seen in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park on July 22. Park staff had to go into the backcountry Monday into Tuesday morning to bring a dehydrated hiker to safety.
Dehydrated hiker calls for help; Increase in rescues in Theodore Roosevelt National Park
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Dan Olszewski
Hiker missing in TRNP South Unit: Multiple agencies head search to find 48-year-old man
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 19, 2012
Park officials and environmentalists are afraid that a proposed gravel pit at the Elkhorn Ranch near Theodore Roosevelt National Park South Unit, as shown above Sept. 9, may threaten wildlife and the historical integrity of the site, despite the U.S. Forest Service's findings that it would have a minimum impact on the area.
Officials: Gravel pit on Elkhorn Ranch jeopardizes historic site
May 19, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Elk population control ahead of schedule
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
December 30, 2011
Bismarck's Dakota Zoo director, Terry Lincoln, and Valerie Naylor, Theodore Roosevelt National Park superintendent, get ready to release a 3-year-old bald eagle Thursday at Peaceful Valley in the South Unit. The bird was rehabilitated at the zoo over the course of three months and is the fifth eagle released in the park this year.
Ready to soar
December 30, 2011 - 12:00am