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  1. Yosemite celebrates 35th anniversary of deaf servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Fresno Bee

    Yosemite National Park will celebrate the 35th anniversary of its Deaf Services Program by hosting several special events from Oct. 24 to Oct. 26. The weekend's special programs will include a junior ranger talk and a nature walk given by certified American Sign Language providers. Interpreters will also be available that weekend at the Yosemite Valley Visitor Center to provide sign language services for other normally scheduled park programs.

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  2. Yosemite National Park Celebrates 35th Anniversary of Deaf ServicesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Holtville Tribune

    Yosemite National Park is celebrating the 35th anniversary of the park's Deaf Services Program. To celebrate this milestone, the park will host special programs throughout the weekend of Friday, October 24, through Sunday, October 26, 2014.

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  3. Wing Of Air Tanker May Have Clipped TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KRON 4

    The wing of a firefighting aircraft might have hit a tree and broken off before the tanker crashed into a canyon wall in Yosemite National Park, killing the pilot, federal investigators said Wednesday. The twin-engine S-2T air tanker was destroyed when it hit the ground and caught fire, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a preliminary report on the Oct. 7 crash.

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  4. Air Tanker's Wing May Have Hit Tree Before Yosemite CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | FireHouse.com

    Oct. 15--The wing of an air tanker that crashed while being used to fight a wildfire near Yosemite National Park last week may have struck a tree before going down, according to a report by federal investigators. The S-2T tanker was destroyed on impact Oct. 7 when it went down near El Portal fighting the Dog Rock fire, killing veteran pilot Geoffrey "Craig" Hunt.

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  5. NTSB's Preliminary Findings: Air Tanker Hit Tree With Wing Fighting ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with local, national and world news around the clock, [] Retired U.S. Navy Pilot Craig Hunt was killed while piloting an air tanker in a firefight in Yosemite National Park.

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  6. California air tanker that crashed went down after striking treeRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Reuters

    A California firefighting plane that crashed while battling a wildlands blaze near Yosemite National park this month is believed to have gone down after its wing struck a tree and broke off, the results of an investigation showed on Wednesday. The air tanker slammed into the wall of a cliff on Oct. 7 while fighting the so-called Dog Rock Fire near a western entrance to Yosemite, killing veteran firefighting pilot Geoffrey "Craig" Hunt.

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  7. KeyCue 7.3Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | TidBITS

    ... that matches Yosemite's user interface (named after Tenaya Lake and Tenaya Canyon, both located in Yosemite National Park). The keyboard shortcut utility can now learn menu shortcuts of certain applications with non-standard menu implementations ...

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  8. William Hawkins' 'Legacy of the Olmsted Brothers in Portland' traces city's appreciation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Oregonian

    ... Law Olmsted Jr., was involved in the design of New York's Central Park, the earliest plan for Yosemite National Park, Brooklyn's Prospect Park, the Biltmore Estate, the U.S. Capitol grounds and many other notable commissions. As Portland cleared its ...

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  9. Investigators: Air Tanker May Have Hit Tree Before CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NewsTalk 1530 KFBK

    Federal investigators say a California firefighting aircraft that crashed while battling a wildfire in Yosemite National Park might have struck a tree and torn off a wing as it approached the blaze. The crash last week killed the plane's sole crew member, pilot Geoffrey "Craig" Hunt, and led to a temporary grounding of the state's remaining 22 air tankers.

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  10. Report: Wing of Yosemite fire air tanker tore offRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | My Mother Lode

    Federal investigators say a California firefighting aircraft that crashed while battling a wildfire in Yosemite National Park might have struck a tree and torn off a wing as it approached the blaze. The crash last week killed the plane's sole crew member, pilot Geoffrey "Craig" Hunt, and led to a temporary grounding of the state's remaining 22 air tankers.

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  11. White House: 'Shortcomings' in Texas Ebola caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | CBS Atlanta

    ... the clerk's office opened... A California firefighting aircraft that crashed into a canyon wall in Yosemite National Park last week, killing the pilot, might have struck a tree as it approached a wildfire, tearing off a wing, federal... The wing of ...

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  12. Air tanker's wing may have hit tree before Yosemite crash, NTSB saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Los Angeles Times

    The wing of an air tanker that crashed while being used to fight a wildfire near Yosemite National Park last week may have struck a tree before going down, according to a report by federal investigators. The S-2T tanker was destroyed on impact Oct. 7 when it went down near El Portal fighting the Dog Rock fire, killing veteran pilot Geoffrey "Craig" Hunt.

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  13. Report: Cal Fire air tanker hit tree before crashRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Union Democrat

    A preliminary investigation into the plane crash that killed a tanker pilot fighting last week's Dog Rock Fire in Yosemite National Park found that the plane's wing may have clipped a tree and broken off before the plane slammed into a cliff. The National Transportation Safety Board's initial report on the Oct. 7 accident seemed to find neither weather nor mechanical issues contributed to the crash that killed pilot Geoffrey Craig Hunt, 62, of San Jose, a 13-year veteran pilot for DynCorp, a company contracted by Cal Fire to run its aerial firefighting operations.

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  14. Yosemite Nature Notes: Monarchs And MilkweedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | National Parks Traveler

    ... e charismatic Monarch butterfly is completely dependent on milkweed for its survival, and places like Yosemite National Park offer protection for this often overlooked plant.

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  15. Firefighting plane in Yosemite crash may have hit Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | SFGate

    DynCorp International shows pilot Geoffrey "Craig" Hunt who was killed Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, while fighting the Dog Rock Fire in Yosemite National Park. Hunt, 62, a 13-year veteran pilot of Dyncorp International, was flying a S-2T air tanker, similar to the plane in the photo, under contract with the state, when his plane hit a canyon wall while fighting the blaze that has caused the closure of the major western entrance into the heart of the park.

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  16. UN refugee chief: Europe needs to open bordersRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... confessed when he was 16. A California firefighting aircraft that crashed into a canyon wall in Yosemite National Park last week, killing the pilot, might have struck a tree as it approached a wildfire, tearing off a wing, federal... The wing of a ...

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  17. Gay marriage hits conservative stronghold IdahoRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... confessed when he was 16. A California firefighting aircraft that crashed into a canyon wall in Yosemite National Park last week, killing the pilot, might have struck a tree as it approached a wildfire, tearing off a wing, federal... The wing of a ...

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  18. 2 men cleared in 1985 NYC kidnapping, killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | ABC 33/40

    ... confessed when he was 16. A California firefighting aircraft that crashed into a canyon wall in Yosemite National Park last week, killing the pilot, might have struck a tree as it approached a wildfire, tearing off a wing, federal... The wing of a ...

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  19. HBO Go-ing away from cable, will stand on its ownRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... confessed when he was 16. A California firefighting aircraft that crashed into a canyon wall in Yosemite National Park last week, killing the pilot, might have struck a tree as it approached a wildfire, tearing off a wing, federal... The wing of a ...

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  20. USAID says Ebola nations following right approachRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... confessed when he was 16. A California firefighting aircraft that crashed into a canyon wall in Yosemite National Park last week, killing the pilot, might have struck a tree as it approached a wildfire, tearing off a wing, federal... The wing of a ...

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