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  1. Working on the edge of the Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... second-busiest national park. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1HpPnZN GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK - Tourists peer over the railing at the South Rim, where the earth falls away nearly a mile to the Colorado River below. A mother ...

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  2. Top 10 moments of Arizona prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Arizona Republic

    Top 10 moments of Arizona pride Top 10 moments of Arizona pride Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1bT9BCk Grand Canyon National Park: The obviousness of its rightness as a national park is as evident as the effects of wind and water on rock. But when Congress first considered making the Grand Canyon a national park in 1882, the idea didn't even make it out of committee.

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  3. Possible suicde at Grand Canyon linked to man fleeing policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Grand Canyon News

    Grand Canyon National Park Rangers intervened in a possible suicide attempt by an Ohio man, on May 11. A case that turned out to be more than it appeared. According to the New York Daily News, Paul Strebler, 33, a district manager for Romeo's Pizza in Twinsburg, Ohio is accused of using a secret camera to film around 15 women in the bathroom of the restaurant.

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  4. The grave new threat facing the Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Salon

    ... complex at the Grand Canyon's South Rim entrance , the most popular tourist destination at Grand Canyon National Park, where the Historic Village is located. Stilo "hopes to bring large-scale tourist-driven commercial development and much needed ...

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  5. Navajo president takes firm stance against Grand Canyon tramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | SFGate

    ... hotels, cultural center and places for Navajo artisans to sell their goods. Visitors to Grand Canyon National Park can hike or ride a mule to the bottom, and rafters can reach it by way of the Colorado River. Tourists can pay for helicopter rides ...

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  6. Navajo Nation's New President Reverses Support for Grand Canyon TramRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Skift

    ... hotels, cultural center and places for Navajo artisans to sell their goods. Visitors to Grand Canyon National Park can hike or ride a mule to the bottom, and rafters can reach it by way of the Colorado River. Tourists can pay for helicopter rides ...

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  7. Grand Canyon raising entrance feesRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Miner Staff Report GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK - Park entrance fees and the cost of overnight backcountry permits at Grand Canyon National Park will increase June 1. * $15 per person entering from the Grand Canyon Railway, shuttle bus, private rafting trip, or by walking or riding a bike . * The backcountry permit cost stays the same at $10, but there will be a nightly $8 charge per person or stock animal camping below the rim, and for each group camping above the rim in designated areas.

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  8. Photo Workshop: Sedona & Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Popular Photography

    Discover the majestic beauty of stunning red rock country in Sedona by joining the Mentor Series on this adventurous excursion. With Nikon professional photographers Reed Hoffmann and Wolfgang Kaehler on the trek you will enhance your photo skills and visual creativity all while being surrounded by this gorgeous Arizona landscape.

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  9. Higher Entrance, Backcountry Fees Coming To Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | National Parks Traveler

    In a little more than two weeks it will be a bit more expensive to visit Grand Canyon National Park and to spend a night or more in the backcountry, as higher fees are being implemented. At the same time, the park is doing away with its "Frequent Hiker Membership" program.

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  10. New Navajo Leadership Opposes Escalade Project At Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | National Parks Traveler

    One proposed development that conservationists feared would appear next door to Grand Canyon National Park now seems unlikely to materialize, as the new leader of the Navajo Nation has gone on record opposing the Grand Canyon Escalade project that envisioned a tram from rim to river. On Tuesday, Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye expressed his opposition to the project, saying, "The Begaye-Nez administration will vet and evaluate each project and determine whether the project will be in the best interest of the Navajo Nation and our people.

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  11. Entrance fees at Grand Canyon National Park going upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | NewsOK.com

    Park officials announced a proposal last year to increase the entrance fees that have been in place since 2006. Starting June 1, a seven-day, single-vehicle entry pass will cost $30, up from $25.

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  12. Day after signing agreement to pursue Grand Canyon tram, Navajo president says he's opposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... hotels, cultural centre and places for Navajo artisans to sell their goods. Visitors to Grand Canyon National Park can hike or ride a mule to the bottom, and rafters can reach it by way of the Colorado River. Tourists can pay for helicopter rides ...

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  13. Navajo president pledges to walk road to true sovereigntyRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | The Navajo Times

    ... Park Service and some Navajos oppose the project that would be built outside the boundaries of Grand Canyon National Park. Renae Yellowhorse, who is part of the Save the Confluence group, said she trusts that Begaye will protect sacred sites in the ...

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  14. Free shuttle service into Grand Canyon begins this monthRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. - Free shuttle service between the Grand Canyon and the neighboring town of Tusayan begins soon.

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  15. Grand Canyon park rangers talk suicidal man away from rimRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Review

    Authorities say rangers at Grand Canyon National Park were able to talk an Ohio man believed to be suicidal away from the South Rim. Park officials were contacted Monday by the Tallmadge Police Department in Ohio about a missing man who was at the canyon.

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  16. New Navajo president supports Grand Canyon aerial-tram projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Park Service and some Navajos oppose the project that would be built outside the boundaries of Grand Canyon National Park. Begaye has said that economic development will be one of his top priorities, focusing mostly on manufacturing plants that ...

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  17. Grand Canyon National Park Restores Century-Old Photo StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Men's Journal

    The Grand Canyon National Park is celebrating the restoration of its Kolb Studio this Saturday. The century-old photo studio-turned-art-gallery located on the edge of the South Rim was home to photography pioneers Emery and Ellsworth Kolb.

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  18. North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park opens May 15 Grandtional ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Grand Canyon News

    Williams-Grand Canyon News GRAND CANYON, Ariz. - The North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park will open for the 2015 season by 8 a.m. on May 15. U.S. Route 89 between Page and Bitter Springs, Arizona, reopened for the first time in two years this spring since a major landslide forced its closure in February 2013.

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  19. Grand Canyon Association to help tribes access culturally significant sites in CanyonRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Navaho Hopi Observer

    The Grand Canyon Association is launching a fundraising campaign to help support tribal members traditionally associated with the Grand Canyon to connect with culturally significant places in the park where their ancestors lived. "Other than our occasional tribal river consultation trips, we don't have many other opportunities to help the members of the traditionally associated tribes get into the canyon beyond the north and south rims," said Janet Cohen, tribal program manager for Grand Canyon National Park.

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  20. Grand Canyon to mark $400,000 renovation of historic Kolb photo studioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz. a The historic Kolb Studio at the Grand Canyon's South Rim will look like new again this week.

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