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  1. Women Backpacking in the Grand Canyon, ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sierra

    Please note: Because of Grand Canyon National Park rules, a backcountry permit cannot be applied for until July 1, 2014. Dates and/or itinerary may have to be changed to obtain a permit.

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  2. Bat Tests Positive for Rabies in Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Grand Canyon National Park

    ... medical care is given following an exposure. Any persons having physical contact with bats in Grand Canyon National Park, please follow this link. More A Grand Canyon, Ariz . -A bat recently removed from an area along the Colorado River within Grand ...

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  3. Rabid bat found in Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    A bat recently removed from an area along the Colorado River within Grand Canyon National Park tested positive for rabies. All visitors to Grand Canyon, including those who are recreating in the backcountry and on the Colorado River, should be aware of their surroundings and alert to potential interactions with bats or other wild animals.

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  4. Bat tests positive for rabies at Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Grand Canyon News

    Williams-Grand Canyon News GRAND CANYON, Ariz. - A bat found along the Colorado River inside Grand Canyon National Park tested positive for rabies.

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  5. Rabies At Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | National Parks Traveler

    A rabies alert has gone up at Grand Canyon National Park , where a bat with the disease has been found in the Inner Gorge along the Colorado River. Park officials say all Grand Canyon visitors, including those who are recreating in the backcountry and on the Colorado River, need to be aware of their surroundings and alert to potential interactions with bats or other wild animals.

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  6. Bat tests positive for rabies in Grand Canyon parkRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Daily Courier

    The Associated Press GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK - Authorities say a bat recently removed from an area along the Colorado River within Grand Canyon National Park has tested positive for rabies. Park officials sent out a reminder Wednesday to all canyon visitors to be aware of the surroundings and be alert to potential interactions with bats or other wild animals.

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  7. Rabid bat found in Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Arizona Republic

    Rabid bat found in Grand Canyon National Park Grand Canyon National Park officials recently found a bat that tested positive for rabies near the Colorado River. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1pd1v8i Grand Canyon National Park officials reported Wednesday that a bat found near the Colorado River has tested positive for rabies.

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    Tuesday Oct 14 | TrekEarth

    ... River in the United States in the state of Arizona. It is contained within and managed by Grand Canyon National Park, the Hualapai Tribal Nation, and the Havasupai Tribe. President Theodore Roosevelt was a major proponent of preservation of the ...

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  9. Xanterra Sues Park Service Over Grand Canyon DealRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Food Management

    Xanterra Parks & Resorts is suing the National Park Service over recent policy changes at Grand Canyon National Park, where it has operated since 1905, reports the Denver Post . At issue is the $200+ million Xanterra and its previous incarnation as the Fred Harvey Co.

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  10. National Park Service Bungling Could Squeeze Grand Canyon Visitors, Concessionaire SaysRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Courthouse News Service

    The National Park Service is kicking hundreds of employees out of their homes at the Grand Canyon's South Rim, while making it impossible for a long-established concessionaire to turn a profit, the company claims in court. Colorado-based Xanterra South Rim operates several historical landmarks in Grand Canyon National Park, including El Tovar hotel, the Bright Angel Lodge, and Phantom Ranch, at the bottom of the canyon.

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  11. So You Want To See The Grand Canyon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Forbes.com

    ... at any hotel in Flagstaff and take you in a van with up to 9 passengers on a 90-minute drive to Grand Canyon National Park. Like 90 percent of travelers we went to the South rim. Along the way, our guide Eric pattered on about the history of the ...

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  12. Grand Canyon National Park's Concessions Issue Impacting National Parks NationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | National Parks Traveler

    Investments concessionaires have made in the El Tovar Hotel and other lodging properties and restaurants on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon have created financial problems for the Park Service/David and Kay Scott A problem roughly a century in the making that left Grand Canyon National Park in a nearly $200 million hole is impacting parks from coast to coast, with superintendents forced to find programs and projects they can postpone, cutback, or simply cut.

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  13. Xanterra Parks & Resorts Sues National Park Service Over Grand Canyon ContractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | National Parks Traveler

    Xanterra Parks & Resorts, which operates the El Tovar Hotel and many other concessions on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park, is suing the Park Service over its handling of concessions contracts there/Xanterra Parks & Resorts. Xanterra Parks & Resorts, which operates lodges and restaurants in some of the most iconic national parks in the system, on Wednesday announced it was suing the National Park Service over its handling of concessions contracts on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park .

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  14. Birding In The National Parks: Grand Canyon National Park Designated...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | National Parks Traveler

    ... never hurts to have that extra recognition. That's why September 13th was such a special day in Grand Canyon National Park . The park was officially dedicated as an Important Bird Area of Global Significance. The assessment was made last year, but ...

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  15. Anschutz's Xanterra sues feds over Grand Canyon visitor-services contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Business Journal

    Xanterra Parks & Resorts Inc., Philip Anschutz 's business that operates hotels, restaurants and other visitor services in several national parks, said Wednesday it has sued the federal agency that runs the parks over its handling of contracts to operate facilities at Arizona's Grand Canyon National Park. In a statement , Greenwood Village-based Xanterra said it filed a complaint Tuesday to protest "arbitrary and capricious actions" by the National Park Service .

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  16. Xanterra sues over National Parks changes to Grand Canyon contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Denver Post

    The nation's largest and oldest national park concessionaire, Greenwood Village's Xanterra Parks & Resorts, is suing the National Park Service over recent policy changes at Grand Canyon National Park where it has operated since 1905. The fight highlights a growing problem with concessionaires whose multi-million-dollar investments at national parks, which the park service must pay back at the end of the contract, is dwarfing the park service's revenues.

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  17. Judge upholds 20-year ban on new uranium mines near Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Grand Canyon News

    ... was sacred. Salazar said at the time that the ban was needed to protect water and wildlife around Grand Canyon National Park . The land in question is in the Kaibab National Forest north and south of the canyon. "The court can find no legal ...

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  18. GT bankruptcy puts Apple in control of SapphireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | SlashGear.com

    ... that just ahead of the bankruptcy filing, Apple CEO Tim Cook said via Twitter he was hiking in Grand Canyon National Park. Cupertino is a long way from Arizona, and an interesting place to hike the day before your display tech partner files for ...

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  19. Meteorite hunters chase fireball near Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | Astronomy

    A National Weather Service webcam in Bellemont, Arizona, caught the smoke trail after a rare daytime fireball streaked south of Grand Canyon National Park on the morning of Saturday, October 4. Courtesy image A small team of veteran meteorite hunters is combing the desert south of Grand Canyon National Park in hopes of finding the remains of a fireball that lit up the skies of Flagstaff, Arizona, on Saturday. The daytime fireball sent out a sonic boom and left a small trail of smoke hovering in the sky just before 9 a.m. local time.

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  20. District of Arizona Rethinks NEPA's Zone of Interests in Light...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | JD Supra

    ... federal officials and agencies. The Secretary had withdrawn over one million acres surrounding Grand Canyon National Park from uranium mining (the "withdrawal"), and plaintiffs sought to set aside that withdrawal as illegal under NEPA and other ...

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