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  1. Carriageworks Theatre Kicks Off 10th Annual Film Festival TodayRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... snowboarding with Jeremy Jones in 'Higher'; a wild history of rock climbing and counter culture in Yosemite National Park in 'Valley Uprising' ; an epic mountain biking journey into Afghanistan's remote Wakhan Corridor in 'Forgotten Dirt' and an ...

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  2. With no snow, Badger Pass closes while China Peak keeps goingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Fresno Bee

    The lack of snow this winter has forced one nearby ski resort to close temporarily and another to run with limited operations. On Monday, Badger Pass Ski Area at Yosemite National Park announced it will be temporarily closed until it receives more snow.

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  3. Sister Recounts Brother's Record ClimbRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | KAAL-TV Austin

    They watched Sandy's brother, Tommy Caldwell, climb to the top of El Capitan at Yosemite National Park. The family made it just in time to see him complete what has long been considered the world's most difficult rock climb.

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  4. Obituaries for Tuesday, Jan. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Fresno Bee

    ... worker for Delaware North Companies. Memorial: 1 p.m. Jan. 26 at Yosemite Valley Chapel in Yosemite National Park. Arrangements: Farewell Funeral Service. Charlotte Gail Crawford, 77, of Porterville died Jan. 16. She was a banking manager. ...

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  5. Wine: Idle Hour Winery, near YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Marin Independent Journal

    Guests enjoy a walk and a glass of wine at the Queens Inn and Idle Hour Winery property in Oakhurst, located on six acres on the Fresno River, just 13 miles from the southern entrance to Yosemite National Park. Visitors to Yosemite National Park have another option beyond skiing or hiking.

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  6. California's Forests: Where Have All the Big Trees Gone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | National Geographic

    ... previous work done on a smaller scale. In 2009, scientists reported that the number of big trees in Yosemite National Park had fallen by nearly a quarter since the 1930s. Some of the most severe declines in Yosemite were among pine trees, including ...

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  7. Closures In Honor Of MLK DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | My Mother Lode

    Most government offices, including schools are closed in honor of the Martin Luther King holiday, but all national parks are open, and there is free admission. This includes Yosemite National Park where the $20 admission fee is dropped today in honor of the holiday.

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  8. National Parks: First 2015 Fee-Free Day AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | NBC San Diego

    Yosemite National Park will again waive its entrance fee in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. It's on Monday, Jan. 19. 133 OF 405: Not every national park under the National Park Service umbrella stops you at a gate to collect admission and tape a small piece of paper inside your windshield.

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  9. Mariposa's adorable wine bar, The AlleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    Aaron and Flora Savage's The Alley in Mariposa is a wine bar and beer garden that serves wine, craft beer and tempting charcuterie platters. Photo: Jackie Burrell/Staff There are several paths to Yosemite National Park, but the odds are good that Bay Area visitors will be passing through Mariposa, a town so small it has no stoplights.

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  10. Yosemite climbers stuck together amid hardship and fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Newsday

    Tommy Caldwell, left, and Kevin Jorgeson speak during a news conference Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in El Capitan meadow in Yosemite National Park, Calif. The two climbers became the first in the world to use only their hands and feet to scale El Capitan, a sheer granite face in California's Yosemite National Park.

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  11. Whiskey on the rocks: Yosemite climbers still enjoyed boozeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Newsday

    Updated January 15, 2015 8:51 PM By The Associated Press By KRISTIN J. BENDER and SCOTT SMITH Tommy Caldwell, top, raises his arms after reaching the summit of El Capitan, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, as seen from the valley floor in Yosemite National Park, Calif. Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson became the first to free-climb the rock formation's Dawn Wall.

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  12. Yosemite free climbers roughed it on a 3,000-foot granite cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Los Angeles Times

    Free climber Tommy Caldwell is shown with the tents that he, climbing partner Kevin Jorgeson and a film crew slept in during during their 19-day ascent of the Dawn Wall of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park. Free climber Tommy Caldwell is shown with the tents that he, climbing partner Kevin Jorgeson and a film crew slept in during during their 19-day ascent of the Dawn Wall of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park.

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  13. Local climbers say there's been a peak of interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KSBW-TV

    ... you can do that too," rock climber Nell Suttles said. With the media attention surrounding the Yosemite National Park climbers, rock climbers out at Pinnacles National Park say they've seen an increase in people taking part in the sport. "In the ...

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  14. 2 Americans become the first to free climb Yosemite's Dawn WallRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | English Dong-A

    ... body by evenly using all muscles. In the El Capitan (2,308 meters above sea level) rock formation in Yosemite National Park, there is a high-rising cliff that many experts named the most challenging route. The "Dawn Wall," the park`s legendary ...

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  15. Alwyn Hight Kushner is making her own imprint on Chinese TheatresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Los Angeles Times

    ... is also a tourist attraction that draws as many as 5 million visitors annually, more than even Yosemite National Park. Sid's booze closet: A small closet in the corner of Kushner's second-floor office was used more than 80 years ago by theater ...

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  16. Hey Target, take a fresh lookRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... along more than 60 years ago and played in TV reruns for decades. Since El Capitan is on Sam's turf (Yosemite National Park), we imagined him looking up at the perilous climb and gruffly shouting out that advice.

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  17. Outdoors: Hanging by their fingertipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Amarillo.com

    AP Photos Left: Tommy Caldwell, left, gestures beside fellow climber Kevin Jorgeson during a news conference Thursday in El Capitan Meadow in Yosemite National Park, Calif. The two climbers became the first in the world to use only their hands and feet to scale El Capitan, a sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park.

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  18. Yosemite National Park welcomes paddlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Examiner.com

    Yosemite Rivers are now opened to Paddlers, according to Eugene Buchanan of Canoe & Kayak Magazine. " For paddlers," Buchanan writes, "the Merced River in Yosemite National Park has been a particularly sweet forbidden fruit.

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

    Saturday Jan 17 | My Mother Lode

    Yosemite, CA , - The public can enjoy Yosemite National Park for free to honor the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The Park, in addition to all national parks, is waiving admission on Monday, January 19. Park Ranger Ashley Mayer says, "The entrance fee will be waived for each vehicle that comes into the park.

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  20. Dawn Wall's Underdog Climber Recounts His Push to Catch UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | National Geographic

    Kevin Jorgeson, lagging behind his partner, made an eight-foot leap of faith to finish the toughest part of his historic climb. Kevin Jorgeson grew up in Santa Rosa, California, five hours from Yosemite National Park.

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