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  1. 'Cadaver dog' work more accepted by cops, courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... Dostie quips, as he works his dog through a wide patch of scraggly brush, about 50 miles east of Yosemite National Park. Near an old mine shaft, Buster eventually zeroes in on a spot, then stops and barks with more urgency. "Show me, Buster!" Dostie ...

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  2. 'Cadaver dog' work more accepted by cops, courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Increasingly, police investigators and courts are putting their faith in four-legged tools - canines that can detect even small particles of human remains. "If only Buster could talk," quips Paul Dostie, as he works his black Labrador through a wide patch of scraggly brush, about 50 miles east of Yosemite National Park.

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  3. Yosemite proposes raising entrance, camping feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Philly.com

    Visitors to Yosemite National Park may soon have to pay more to enter and camp overnight, under proposed fee increases announced Monday. A seven-day pass for each car entering Yosemite could go up from $20 to $30, Ranger Scott Gediman said, adding that rates last changed in 1997.

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  4. Firefighters to mourn pilot killed at YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Firefighters and family members plan to pay tribute to the pilot of an air tanker who crashed into a canyon wall in Yosemite National Park and died while fighting a wildfire. Tuesday's memorial service for 52-year-old pilot Geoffrey "Craig" Hunt comes two weeks after the crash that killed him.

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  5. Yosemite National Park Proposes Entrance Fee and Campground Fee IncreaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Holtville Tribune

    Yosemite National Park is proposing to increase entrance fees into the park. The single vehicle entrance fee would change from $20 to $30 for a seven day pass.

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  6. 'In Dog We Trust': Work of canines that sniff out human remains more accepted by cops, courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Amherst Daily News

    ... Dostie quips, as he works his dog through a wide patch of scraggly brush, about 50 miles east of Yosemite National Park. Near an old mine shaft, Buster eventually zeroes in on a spot, then stops and barks with more urgency. "Show me, Buster!" Dostie ...

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  7. Yosemite proposes increases in entrance and campground feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Fresno Bee

    ... rate of $10 per individual would increase to $15and $25 per motorcycle. According to Scott Gediman, a Yosemite National Park ranger and spokesman, it would be the first time in almost 18 years that entrance fees have gone up. The current fees have ...

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  8. Yosemite proposes increase in entrance and campground feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Fresno Bee

    ... current rate of $10 per individual or motorcycle would increase to $15. According to Scott Gediman, a Yosemite National Park ranger and spokesman, it would be the first time in almost 18 years that entrance fees have gone up. The current park ...

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  9. Yosemite Main Entrance - Hwy 120Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | My Mother Lode

    ... Yosemite beautiful. We have had real good support for it, so far." Current campground rates at Yosemite National Park, in place since 2006, range between $5 per night to $20 per night for family sites, and $40 per night for group sites. The park ...

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  10. Yosemite entrance fees to jump Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | SFGate

    For the first time in nearly two decades, Yosemite National Park is poised to bump up entrance fees for visitors. Park administrators are looking to increase the cost of driving into the park from $20 to $30 per vehicle - good for a seven-day visit - and increase the price of an annual pass from $40 to $60.

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  11. Boom to bust: The best US ghost townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Stars and Stripes

    ... a piece of history even if it is in pieces. Located near the Nevada state line east of California's Yosemite National Park, Bodie is one of the most famous ghost towns in the United States, in part because it's so well preserved. The town boomed ...

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  12. Spooky Vacation Ideas for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ABC News

    ... When the sun goes down, the monsters come out to play at Yosemite's Evergreen Lodge. Located east of Yosemite National Park , Bodie is a fun and spooky visit for campers looking to combine history with mystery this Halloween. And the Evergreen ...

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  13. NTSB Releases Preliminary Report From California Firefighter AccidentRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Aero-News Network

    The NTSB has released its preliminary report from an accident October 7 that fatally injured the pilot of an S-2F aerial tanker fighting a small fire in Yosemite National Park in California. The report indicates that on that date about 1630 PDT, the Marsh Aviation S-2F3AT airplane, N449DF, call sign tanker 81, was destroyed by impact with terrain and a postcrash fire while maneuvering in the Yosemite National Park, near El Portal, California.

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  14. Visiting the wildest places on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | NEWS.com.au

    ... was attempting to free solo climb on "Freerider", a famous route on the upper part of El Captain in Yosemite National Park. This is a very difficult route and he was doing it without a rope 914 metres off the deck. It put a tremendous pressure on me ...

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  15. The cook immortalised with a mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | BBC News

    When Park Ranger Yenyen Chan landed a job at California's Yosemite National Park, she realised how little she knew about the park's immigrant past. Soon stories spilled out about the critical role Chinese workers played in shaping Yosemite during the late 1800s and early 1900s.

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  16. Os X Yosemite tips and tricks: See what your Mac can do nowRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    ... A new OS a new desktop picture that is installed as standard. If you don't want a picture of the Yosemite national park, or you want a different picture of the Yosemite national park, you can do so by going into System Preferences > Desktop & Screen ...

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  17. Memorial Service For Air Tanker Pilot Who Died Fighting Yosemite Fire To Be Held TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | 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. SAN JOSE - A memorial service for the air tanker pilot who died battling a wildfire in Yosemite last week will be held Tuesday in San Jose, Cal Fire officials said.

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  18. PCWA Encourages Rapid Watershed ProtectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    ... added, "This mulching technique was proven effective in the aftermath of last year's Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park, and the Agency is hopeful that the US Forest Service can find the funding for not only this near-term action, but for the ...

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  19. Pilots weigh risk, reward to douse flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... when the Cal Fire S-2T airtanker he was piloting out of Hollister crashed while fighting a fire in Yosemite National Park. The National Transportation Safety Board, in a preliminary report, said a wing broke off when the plane clipped a tree. The ...

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  20. Spots of Moderate AQI as Gonzalo hits BermudaRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | U.S. Air Quality

    This may be related to the low pressure system shown draped across the eastern part of the country in the NWS imagery below right, which would have rained out some of the aerosols as it moved through and brought in a different air mass as it moved out. The webcam image from Yosemite National Park below left shows visibility intermediate between that for the good and bad visibility example days shown below right, in keeping with its location somewhat near the edge of an area of Moderate Terra image below unfortunately does not capture the brilliant colors starting to appear on the trees, but it does catch a portion of Hurricane Gonzalo, currently making its way through Bermuda.

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