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  1. Elk nose into Grand Canyon water stationsRead the original story

    23 min ago | FOX Carolina

    The animals are helping themselves to water from bottle-filling stations set up around Grand Canyon National Park by lifting the spring-loaded levers with their noses and letting the water flow. It's not exactly the kind of use officials had in mind when they installed the stations and dropped the sale of disposable water bottles.

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  2. Park helps veterans learn firefightingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Grand Canyon News

    25. Loretta Yerian/WGCN Grand Canyon National Park Fire Archeologist, Jeremy Pribyl and Veteran's Fire Corp Team Leader Wesley Adams help build relatoinships between organizations. Loretta Yerian/WGCN GRAND CANYON, Ariz.

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  3. Pile burning on North Rim and Range Road plannedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Grand Canyon News

    ... please contact Aaron Fritzer, North Rim Fire Operations Supervisor at 928-638-7949. For more on Grand Canyon National Park 's fire management program, visit the park web site Comments are not ...

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  4. Ken Burns shares secrets of Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Ken Burns shares secrets of Grand Canyon National Park Even at a place as famous as the Grand Canyon, there are still secrets to discover. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1sKfmKf Ken Burns sat down with USA TODAY and shared some of the secrets of America's national parks.

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  5. Ken Burns: Secrets of Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... "The National Parks: America's Best Idea," available via ShopPBS.org. Ken Burns: Secrets of Grand Canyon National Park Ken Burns sat down with USA TODAY and shared some of the secrets of America's national parks. Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan are the ...

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  6. Book review: 'Canyon Sacrifice' is an intriguing archaeology mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Deseret News

    ... southern Utah are referenced throughout the book, although the story is set at the South Rim in Grand Canyon National Park. "Canyon Sacrifice" has some references to violence but does not go into graphic detail and only speaks about it generally. ...

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  7. New docs show drone landed on Lincoln head at Mount Rushmore in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Ars Technica

    ... Oregon man remains pending in federal court in Wyoming. In April 2014, a drone was spotted at the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, and another buzzed over a herd of bighorn sheep at Zion National Park in Utah, apparently separating adults from ...

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  8. Grand Canyon making cuts to repay a $100 million loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Arizona Republic

    Grand Canyon National Park is imposing millions of dollars in cuts to make a concessions contract more attractive to bidders. Grand Canyon making cuts to repay a $100 million loan Grand Canyon National Park is imposing millions of dollars in cuts to make a concessions contract more attractive to bidders.

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  9. Seasonal Closure Of North Rim Of Grand Canyon National Park Begins October 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | National Parks Traveler

    Fall can be a great season for visiting the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park , but to take advantage of the full range of visitor facilities and services, don't wait too long-the annual closure of that area for the upcoming winter will begin on October 16, 2014. Just to avoid any possible confusion, let's emphasize one key point right up front: the following closure information applies only to the park's North Rim; the more highly-developed South Rim of the park remains open all year.

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  10. Grand Canyon budgets to repay $100M loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Daily Courier

    In this Oct. 12, 2013 file photo, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer, rear center right, and park officials announce the reopening of Grand Canyon National Park. An effort by the Grand Canyon to make a lucrative contract more attractive to bidders means the park will defer planned spending on new lighting, cave monitoring, building a composting toilet and tracking an endangered fish that recently reappeared in the canyon.

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  11. Feds force emissions limits on six AZ plants to reduce haze at national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Examiner.com

    ... national parks and wilderness areas are a small part of massive policy changes within the EPA. - Grand Canyon National Park , Arizona - Chiricahua National Monument, Arizona - Mount Baldy Wilderness, Arizona - Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona ...

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  12. Yellowstone considers quarantine program for bisonRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Post Register

    ... d conservation advocate Ted Turner. Sites being eyed for potential future herds include Arizona's Grand Canyon National Park, an Iowa wildlife refuge and a North Dakota national historic site.

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  13. Drought, Flooding, Tropical Storms: Find Out about Extreme Weather...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Business Wire

    ... Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, CA, the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Portland, Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, and NOAA Headquarters in Silver Spring, MD. The show is available to more than 100 institutions around the world ...

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  14. Grand Canyon changes budget to repay $100M loanRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Greenwich Citizen

    This Oct. 5, 2013 file photo, the Grand Canyon National Park is covered in the morning sunlight as seen from a helicopter near Tusayan, Ariz. An effort by the Grand Canyon to make a lucrative contract more attractive to bidders means the park will defer planned spending on new lighting, cave monitoring, building a composting toilet and tracking an endangered fish that recently reappeared in the canyon, it was announced Wednesday, Sept.

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  15. Grand Canyon National Park changes budget to repay $100M loan, cutting money for projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Star Tribune

    Grand Canyon Superintendent Dave Uberuaga says the money from those projects and others will help repay a $100 million loan from the National Park Service. Grand Canyon borrowed the money to reduce what is owned to current concessionaire Xanterra Parks & Resorts for improvements it made at the South Rim over the years.

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  16. Grand Canyon Park Gets Creative to Attract Bids on Concessions ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Government Executive

    For nearly 100 years, Grand Canyon National Park has enjoyed a beneficial relationship with Xanterra Parks and Resorts, the nation's largest parks tourism contractor whose corporate ancestors have sold lodging and concessions at the Arizona wonder since the late 19th century. But in the 21st century, the cash-strapped National Park Service finds itself pressured to get creative in complying with a 1998 federal law requiring it to regularly solicit competitive bids for services.

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  17. Grand Canyon announces schedule for end of seasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Staff on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park will begin to shut down most visitor services and facilities on Oct. 16. The North Rim will remain open to visitors through Dec. 1 or until snow closes Highway 67 leading into the park.

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  18. Giant 400-Pound Flip Flops Help Arizona Office of Tourism Win Prestigious Industry AwardsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Business Wire

    ... flops, crushing the cars parked below. The Los Angeles efforts included a 3D rendition of the Grand Canyon National Park produced by artist Tracy Lee Stum, one of the world's leading 3D street painters. The rendering was on display for three days at ...

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  19. Hiker dies friday while hiking in Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Grand Canyon News

    ... for over an hour before Sperry was pronounced dead. Sperry's body was flown to the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park then transported to the Coconino County Medical Examiner's Office in Flagstaff, Arizona where an autopsy was completed last ...

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  20. Free entrance to Grand Canyon National Park this weekendRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Grand Canyon News

    Williams-Grand Canyon News GRAND CANYON, Ariz. - Grand Canyon National Park is opening its gates free of charge on Saturday, Sept.

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