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  1. Spring Pledge Party: It's OnRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WWOZ

    ... vibrancy among so much that is so boring. --Rich, New Hampshire I live in Mariposa, California (near Yosemite National Park), and can get no radio signals because of the mountainous terrain. So I started looking for New Orleans radio stations that ...

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  2. Tesla Roadtrippers Roll Into Hotels With Charging StationsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... and reel in affluent travelers. The historic Ahwahnee Hotel, built in the 1920s to lure VIPs to Yosemite National Park, recently added a Tesla charger. The Ahwahnee has two parking spots for electric vehicles: one has a Tesla charger and the other ...

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  3. Adventurers Complete First-Ever Winter Thru-Hike Of Pacific Crest TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Trail in the dead of winter. Forry, 33, is an Outward Bound instructor now living near the edge of Yosemite National Park. Lichter, 34, hails from Truckee, California, where he works as a ski patroller when not out on a trail. Long distance hikers ...

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  4. Fremont: New Irvington Tunnel latest in Hetch Hetchy water system improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    ... Area counties. The system's pipelines run about 167 miles long, from the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite National Park to the Bay Area. The San Francisco utility agency is spending about $4.8 billion to repair, replace and seismically upgrade 83 ...

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  5. Oregonian thrown off 3,000-foot cliff - for funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KATU-TV Portland

    ... honestly in 2010, when the long-time rock climber was ascending El Capitan, the famous rock face in Yosemite National Park. While sleeping in a bag pegged to the cliff face, Burwell was startled by the roaring sound of something falling from above. ...

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  6. Rare Sierra Nevada Red Fox Spotted in Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | MetaFilter

    Don't post this where Utah hunters can see it. They will be right up to shoot what they think is a coyote, or yeti.

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  7. Lafayette commencement speaker only blind person to summit Mt. EverestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | NJ.com

    ... 100 Mountain Bike Race within the prescribed time; and the only blind person to climb El Capitan in Yosemite National Park and Losar in Nepal. Weihenmayer was a successful high school wrestler and went on to Boston College, graduating with a double ...

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  8. Half Dome permit lottery opens SundayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Union Democrat

    Yosemite National Park issues a maximum of 225 permits per day. Permits are required while the Half Dome cables are in place, usually between Memorial Day in May and Columbus Day in October.

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  9. Ten Signature Projects In Yosemite National Park To Help Highlight National Park Service CentennialRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | National Parks Traveler

    Yosemite National Park officials, with an eye on the National Park Service Centennial in 2016, have picked 10 "signature" projects to help celebrate that notable birthday. The projects are designed to enhance the visitor experience, restore critical ecological and wildlife habitats, and connect with the next generation of park stewards.

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  10. Planned burn outside WawonaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Union Democrat

    A prescribed burn is planned today near the south entrance of Yosemite National Park in the Wawona area off Highway 41. Firefighters are planning to burn a first segment of 60 acres and they hope to burn a total of 533 acres in suitable weather conditions by March 30, park officials said in an announcement. A wet storm is expected to move into the Central Sierra on Friday, with snow levels possible down to 4,000 feet or lower by Sunday morning, according to the National Weather Service.

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  11. Half Dome lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Inside Bay Area

    Those who submit applications in the month of March will be in the pool when Yosemite National Park issues 225 day-hike permits for each day of the hiking season. Lottery winners will be notified by mid-April.

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  12. the answer is yes...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Your Democracy

    ... human activity. For Americans and foreign tourists alike, California is a magical place, famous for Yosemite National Park, its Pacific coastline, its golden light. The state also grows around a third of all US produce. For now. An historic drought ...

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  13. Drawn to dangerous featsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Fox News

    ... Americans Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson completed their climb of the Dawn Wall of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, an ascent experts have called the most difficult ever achieved. Two weeks later, Canadian climbers Will Gadd and Sarah ...

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  14. Prescribed fire scheduled in Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Fresno Bee

    The first segment of the burn will include 60 acres. Another 473 acres will be burned throughout March, depending on weather.

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  15. Obsession with the impossible led climber Tommy Caldwell to Dawn WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... wonder fed by dozens of reporters and cameras in the meadow below El Capitan's Dawn Wall in Yosemite National Park on Jan. 14 wasn't always the case. For the seven years the duo toiled on the Dawn Wall, studying every move required to free climb the ...

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  16. A Month-plus Of Burning In YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | My Mother Lode

    Visitors may notice smoke in the skies over Yosemite National Park starting Thursday due to a prescribe burn in the Wawona area near the South Entrance. The total burn will be 533 acres.

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  17. Prescribed burn plannedRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Union Democrat

    near the south entrance of Yosemite National Park in the Wawona area off Highway 41. Firefighters are planning to burn a first segment of 60 acres and they hope to burn a total of 533 acres in suitable weather conditions by Get home delivery of the ...

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  18. Rare red fox sighting in Yosemite: Bless skunk glands and automated camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Fresno Bee

    Give credit to road kill, skunk glands and automated cameras. The strange-sounding combination helped Yosemite National Park get its first documented sighting of a rare Sierra Nevada red fox in 99 years.

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  19. Yosemite Gets Ready For Two Milestone CelebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | My Mother Lode

    Ahead of National Park Service plans to celebrate its centennial next summer, Yosemite National Park officials announce an itinerary of ten signature projects they are undertaking to enhance visitor experience, restore critical ecological and wildlife habitats and engage the next generation of park stewards. As Yosemite National Park Superintendent Don Neubacher explains, "These ten signature centennial projects will continue the legacy of the National Park Service and celebrate the past 100 years of preservation and enjoyment of national parks across the country."

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  20. McKinleyville High named a Top AFS SchoolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Times-Standard

    AFS host parents Cynthia Savage and Stan Hino took their McKinleyville High exchange students, Soly Awad, left, and Matteo Mazzella, right, to Yosemite National Park. Cynthia Savage and her husband, Stan Hino, have been opening their McKinleyville home to students from around the world for the past eight years through the AFS-USA program.

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