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  1. Miners ask court to lift ban on uranium mining near Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... empowered under federal law "to err on the side of caution in protecting a national treasure - Grand Canyon national park." Environmental groups such as the Sierra Club and an Indian tribe whose reservation borders the Grand Canyon vowed Wednesday ...

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  2. Gray wolf is a surprise visitor in Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A turkey hunter snapped a fuzzy photo of it as the animal moved through a large open meadow surrounded by dense conifer forest just north of Grand Canyon National Park. They had a mystery on their hands.

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  3. Endangered wolf back in Arizona after 70-year Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    This female gray wolf spotted just north of the Grand Canyon apparently traveled about 450 miles from the northern Rockies, biologists say. A turkey hunter snapped a fuzzy photo of it as the animal moved through a large open meadow surrounded by dense conifer forest just north of Grand Canyon National Park.

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  4. Miners ask court to lift ban on uranium mining nea...Read the original story

    Yesterday | WHTC

    ... empowered under federal law "to err on the side of caution in protecting a national treasure - Grand Canyon national park." Environmental groups like the Sierra Club and an Indian tribe whose reservation borders the Grand Canyon vowed on Wednesday ...

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  5. Havasupai Tribe, Conservation Coalition Will Defend Grand Canyon From Uranium Industry AppealRead the original story

    Wednesday | Common Dreams

    ... the interior had the authority to "err on the side of caution in protecting a national treasure - Grand Canyon national park." Havasupai Chairman Rex Tilousi provided the following statement emphasizing the importance of Judge Campbell's decision ...

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  6. Wolf travels 450 miles to Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Dear Kitty

    For the first time in 70 years a lone gray wolf has been sighted in Arizona . The female wolf originated from the northern Rocky Mountains and has travelled at least 450 miles to the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park.

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  7. Gray wolf confirmed in Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | UPI

    ... swirled of a lone four-legged, gray-furred hunter roaming the conifer forests just north of Grand Canyon National Park -- too big to be coyote, those who spotted the shifty creature said. But could it really be a wolf? Some suggested it could be a ...

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  8. M. Carroll: Should Colorado permit physician-assisted suicide? YesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Denver Post

    Brittany Maynard, left, hugs her mother Debbie Ziegler next to a helicopter at the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona on Oct. 21. Maynard ended her life on Nov. 1 by swallowing lethal drugs made available under an Oregon law allowing terminally ill people to choose when to die. It stands to reason that Pope Francis would weigh in on the matter of assisted suicide, and it's not terribly surprising, either, that he condemned it as "a sin against God" when speaking Nov. 15 to the Association of Italian Catholic Doctors.

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  9. Kafer: Should Colorado permit physician-assisted suicide? NoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Denver Post

    Brittany Maynard, left, hugs her mother Debbie Ziegler next to a helicopter at the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona on Oct. 21. Maynard ended her life on Nov. 1 by swallowing lethal drugs made available under an Oregon law allowing terminally ill people to choose when to die. In the wake of the Brittany Maynard's highly publicized suicide earlier this month in Oregon, state Rep. Joann Ginal, D-Fort Collins, is drafting legislation to make Colorado the sixth state to permit physician- assisted suicide.

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  10. Antares Rocket Failure Pushes Tiny Satellite Company To Hitch Ride With SpaceXRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Universe Today

    ... "The red, sediment-filled Colorado River contrasts with blue-green Havasu Creek in the heart of Grand Canyon National Park. The Colorado River is almost always red in spring and summer, since it collects silt from a huge watershed. Short ...

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  11. Grand Canyon gets surprise visitor - a gray wolfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Los Angeles Times

    A gray wolf spotted just outside Grand Canyon National Park wears a tracking collar, which wasn't transmitting a signal but which helped identify it as a traveler from the northern Rockies. A gray wolf spotted just outside Grand Canyon National Park wears a tracking collar, which wasn't transmitting a signal but which helped identify it as a traveler from the northern Rockies.

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  12. Grand Canyon Tours - Sightseeing Tours for Winter 2014Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | PR.com

    ... NV, November 24, 2014 --( PR.com )-- It's expected to be a busy winter sightseeing season at Grand Canyon National Park this year and that's one of the reasons that Grand Canyon Tours is urging travelers to book their day trips now before seats sell ...

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  13. Endangered gray wolf confirmed to be at Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Arizona Republic

    ... Diversity. The female gray wolf, which has been seen and photographed at the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park and the Kaibab National Forest since early October, originates from the northern Rocky Mountains about 450 miles away and is ...

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  14. Canyon faces another threat, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... land. Here's the rub. Notice I said "their" sacred land. The area in question lies just outside Grand Canyon National Park and is part of the Navajo Nation, which has the final say in the matter. I pay fairly close attention to the news (a junkie, ...

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  15. DNA tests confirm first wolf in over 70 years living near Grand Canyon's North RimRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Verde Independent

    GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz.- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has confirmed that a female northern Rockies gray wolf is roaming the North Kaibab National Forest near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. This pioneer traveled hundreds of miles to northern Arizona, an area that scientists have said is one of the last best places in the Southwest for wolves.

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  16. U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service Says Canid Spotted On North Rim Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | National Parks Traveler

    A female gray wolf that dispersed from the Rocky Mountains, presumably in search of a mate and new territory, has been roaming the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park , according to a DNA analysis performed for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The confirmation announced Friday came from analysis on a scat sample conducted by the University of Idaho's Laboratory for Ecological, Evolutionary and Conservation Genetics.

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  17. Test confirms first gray wolf near Grand Canyon in 75 yearsRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Big News Network.com

    ... collar. It has been seen and photographed repeatedly on Arizona's Kaibab Plateau at the edge of Grand Canyon National Park, about 250 miles east of Las Vegas.It marks the first confirmed wolf encounter in that area since 1939, according to the U.S. ...

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  18. Brittany Maynard, right-to-die voice, advocates from the graveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Deseret News

    In this Oct. 21, 2014, file photo provided by TheBrittanyFund.org, Brittany Maynard, left, hugs her mother Debbie Ziegler next to a helicopter at the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. The 29-year-old terminally ill woman has fulfilled a wish on her bucket list: visiting the Grand Canyon.

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  19. Anschutz's Xanterra wants Park Service blocked in Grand Canyon tourism battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Business Journal

    Xanterra Parks & Resorts Inc., Philip Anschutz 's business that operates lodgings, restaurants and other tourist services in several national parks, has taken a new legal step in its battle over its operations at Grand Canyon National Park. Greenwood Village-based Xanterra has asked the U.S. District Court in Denver to bar the National Park Service from going forward with a pair of new contracts to operate visitor services at the Arizona park's heavily visited South Rim.

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  20. Supporters of Brittany Maynard release birthday videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WPXI

    ... Brittany Maynard, left, hugs her mother Debbie Ziegler next to a helicopter at the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. The Catholic Church has called terminally ill Maynard's decision to die under an Oregon law written to let terminally ill ...

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