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  1. The Board RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Nurses, which recognizes bedside nurses for extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care. Yosemite National Park Ranger Robert Lewis received the Pacific West Region Harry Yount Award, given annually for excellence in "rangering." He was ...

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  2. CHP Helicopter Rescues Hiker Stranded On Cliff Near Yosemite FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | CBS Local

    ... when officers in a helicopter hoisted up a stranded hiker from a ledge hundreds of feet high in Yosemite National Park this morning. At around 2:30 p.m. Friday, three people set out on a day hike on Yosemite Falls Trail. Several hours later they ...

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  3. Popular Yosemite National Park lookout opens earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Orange County Register

    A road leading to spectacular views of California's Yosemite National Park opened to drivers on Saturday, marking the earliest date for the occasion in at least 20 years. Glacier Point Road takes drivers to a lookout perched at 3, 214 feet above the valley floor, where visitors can view spectacles such as the Half Dome rock, Yosemite Falls and Yosemite's high country.

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  4. Yosemite: Popular lookout opens, earliest date in 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Inside Bay Area

    A road leading to spectacular views of California's Yosemite National Park opened to drivers on Saturday, marking the earliest date for the occasion in at least 20 years. Glacier Point Road takes drivers to a lookout perched at 3, 214 feet above the valley floor, where visitors can view spectacles such as the Half Dome rock, Yosemite Falls and Yosemite's high country.

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  5. Yosemite Lookout Opens At Earliest Date In HistoryRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Switched

    A road leading to spectacular views of California's Yosemite National Park opened to drivers on Saturday, marking the earliest date for the occasion in at least 20 years. Glacier Point Road takes drivers to a lookout perched at 3, 214 feet above the valley floor, where visitors can view spectacles such as the Half Dome rock, Yosemite Falls and Yosemite's high country.

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  6. Yosemite Roadway Reopens EarlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | KFI

    A road leading to spectacular views of California's Yosemite National Park opened to drivers on Saturday, marking the earliest date for the occasion in at least 20 years. Glacier Point Road takes drivers to a lookout perched at 3, 214 feet above the valley floor, where visitors can view spectacles such as the Half Dome rock, Yosemite Falls and Yosemite's high country.

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  7. Popular Yosemite National Park lookout opens early in seasonRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Greenwich Citizen

    This view, captured at 10:30 a.m. Monday, will become available to visitors at Yosemite National Park when Glacier Point Road opens. You park at Badger Pass, then venture 1.4 miles up Glacier Point Road.

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  8. Glacier Point Road Opens For Season In Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | 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! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK - A popular vista point for visitors to Yosemite National Park is opening for the season, allowing views of the park's iconic landscape. Rangers say that on Saturday they're opening Glacier Point Road, which takes drivers to a lookout perched at 3,214 feet above the valley floor.

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  9. Is America Still the Home of the Brave?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Time

    On January 14, 2015, the world waited with bated breath as Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson came over the rim of a notoriously steep section of the rock known as El Capitan, the largest single block of granite in the world. Over the course of 19 days, the pair had climbed the Dawn Wall, the most difficult part of the famous rock formation at Yosemite National Park, with just their hands and feet; rope and harnesses were used only to break deadly falls.

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  10. Earliest opening in 20 years for Yosemite's Glacier Point RoadRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Los Angeles Times

    Glacier Point Road in Yosemite National Park is set to open for the season Saturday, the earliest in 20 years Glacier Point Road in Yosemite National Park, which provides access to the popular Glacier Point overlook, opened Saturday -- the earliest date in 20 years. Winter snow usually closes the Yosemite National Park road until May, but this year the road and visitor services at the view point for Half Dome and Yosemite Valley were to open at 6 a.m. The National Park Service also said that the Bridalveil Creek Campground would be opening in the next several weeks, a sure sign that spring has come early to Yosemite Valley.

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  11. In store for visitors to Yosemite: a drier, browner parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Los Angeles Times

    Yosemite National Park is bracing for its driest year on record, with visitor bureaus downplaying the allure of the park's most famous waterfall and instead touting the park as a destination for hiking, bicycling and photography. Yosemite Falls will probably go dry in June - two months earlier than usual, parks officials say.

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  12. Metro BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | RecordNET

    ... ve slowly and with caution, as wildlife might be on or near the road. The Tioga Road, which traverses Yosemite National Park in the high mountains, remains closed, and no opening date has yet been scheduled.

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  13. Warm Weather Opens Road Early, But Not The PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | My Mother Lode

    The unseasonably warm weather is prompting the opening of Glacier Point Road in Yosemite National Park this weekend, nearly a month early. Visitors can travel the roadway beginning Saturday at 6 a.m. Park spokesperson Ashley Mayer explains, "The road is opening earlier than normal this year and that has to do with the less than normal snowpack we've received.

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  14. Yosemite will open Glacier Point Road on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Fresno Bee

    Glacier Point Road in Yosemite National Park will open for the season at 6 a.m. Saturday, but high-elevation Tioga Road remains closed, park officials said Friday. Visitor services, such as restrooms, will be fully operational at Glacier Point, Yosemite reported Friday.

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  15. Legislators OK $1-billion relief measure for future droughtsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times) Patchy snow is all that's on the ground at Glacier Point in Yosemite National Park in January. The snow is normally much deeper at that time of year. Patchy snow is all that's on the ground at Glacier Point in ...

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  16. Glacier Point road opens Saturday, no date yet for Tioga Pass openingRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    The Glacier Point Road in Yosemite National Park will open for the season to automobile traffic tomorrow, Saturday, March 28, 2015, at 6:00 a.m. All visitor services at Glacier Point will be fully operational. The Bridalveil Creek Campground will open within the next several weeks.

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  17. 10 epic trails almost anyone can hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... bring sunscreen and plenty of water (the park advises one liter per person). The High Sierra Camps in Yosemite National Park offer an "unusual opportunity" for hikers to experience this approximately 50-mile loop filled with stunning alpine scenery, ...

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  18. What Is Infrared?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | LiveScience

    An image of Earth in infrared wavelengths shows relative temperatures around the world. The photo includes a plume of carbon monoxide pollution near the Rim Fire that burned near Yosemite National Park in California on Aug. 26, 2013.

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  19. Plan a vacation at Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Examiner.com

    Yosemite National Park gets far fewer visitors than does the Great Smokey Mountains National Park , it is still an awesome and wonderful place to visit. The scenery is awesome and you will surly be comfortable there.

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  20. josh_hicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Washington Post

    ... to use only their hands and feet to scale a sheer slab of granite and make their way to the summit of Yosemite National Park's El Capitan in January 2015. (AP/Ben Margot) "As we invite more Americans to discover the special places in the National ...

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