Yosemite National Park Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Wildfire burns near Gold Rush-era boomtownRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... homes and closed down highways. Firefighters gained ground Tuesday on a blaze in the foothills near Yosemite National Park, allowing some of the 1,000 people who fled the flames to return to their homes. Firefighters gained ground Tuesday on a blaze ...

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  2. California Sketches: How forests recover from fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    After the Rim fire devastated more than 250,000 acres of the Sierra Nevada and part of Yosemite National Park last year, I wondered how forests recover from catastrophic fire and what the process looks like.

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  3. Junction fire in Oakhurst still 95% containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Fresno Bee

    ... which prompted a widespread evacuation in Oakhurst and temporarily closed Highway 41 that leads to Yosemite National Park, is still under investigation. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and ...

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  4. Majestic Sites For FreeRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | My Mother Lode

    ... National Park Service was established on August 25, 1916. "Late summer is a wonderful time to visit Yosemite National Park," stated Don Neubacher, Superintendent. "This is a great opportunity to visit America's national parks, celebrate the birth of ...

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  5. Calming: The stunning coastline along the Pacific Coast Highway on...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | The Star Online

    ... "surname" of Ramanathan when that's not my father's name. Stumbling upon an American Black bear in Yosemite National Park made me ponder: What if the bear had decided to make a meal out of me? The local papers might run headlines screaming: "Bear ...

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  6. Oakhurst's Junction fire is 95% containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The Fresno Bee

    The Junction fire in Oakhurst was 95% contained Friday night. The blaze started Monday afternoon in the eastern Madera County town south of Yosemite National Park and burned 612 acres.

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  7. Ignoring Warning Signs Leads To Four Accidents In Four Days At Same...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | National Parks Traveler

    The Lower Yosemite Fall Trail at Yosemite National Park is a favorite with visitors, but despite warnings from park officials, some tourists just can't resist getting off the trail.

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  8. Visit Any National Park for Free on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | LiveScience

    ... Prior to the report, the NPS allowed such controversial events to take place in its parks as the Yosemite National Park bear-feeding program in the 1940s, and the mass elk hunting permitted in Yellowstone National Park in the early 1960s. Now, ...

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  9. Interactive RadarRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... missing, Japanese police said. Firefighters gained ground Tuesday on a blaze in the foothills near Yosemite National Park, allowing some of the 1,000 people who fled the flames to return to their homes. Firefighters gained ground Tuesday on a blaze ...

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  10. Wildfire near Bakersfield nearly containedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | My Mother Lode

    ... eled and smoke is no longer affecting nearby communities. The fire started Monday about 16 miles from Yosemite National Park. It destroyed a total of 47 buildings and damaged six.

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  11. 1 year after Rim Fire, scorched land still trying to recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Many are wondering what steps will be taken to help the area in and around Yosemite National Park recover from the Rim Fire.

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  12. Wildfire near Bakersfield nearly half containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The wildfire forced about 1,000 people from their homes in the foothills near Yosemite National Park. (AP Photo/The Fresno Bee, Mark Crosse) LOCAL PRINT OUT (VISALIA TIMES-DELTA, REEDY EXPONENT, KINGBURG RECORDER, SELMA ... 1 comment

  13. FLASHBACK! - 1997 Ford Methanol Taurus Costs Less than GasRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Auto Channel

    ... public methanol refueling stations stretches from Los Angeles to Sacramento, including a station in Yosemite National Park. This methanol fueling infrastructure was established by the California Energy Commission in cooperation with the State's ...

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  14. 1 year after Rim Fire, recovery has barely begunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... through about 400-square miles, an area more than twice the size of Lake Tahoe, including part of Yosemite National Park. A year later, the natural recovery process has moved with glacial speed and, by many accounts, the government recovery has been ...

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  15. Junction fire near Yosemite National Park now 75% containedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Los Angeles Times

    A fire engine stands by the smoldering ruins of a home and vehicle in Oakhurst, Calif.

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  16. Fire Essential to Giant Sequoias' Survival, Also Potential ThreatRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... El Portal fire three weeks ago threatened to char a cluster of giant sequoias in the Merced Grove of Yosemite National Park. Fire crews had to take a defensive approach and build lines to intercept the progress of the fire, according to Taro Pusina, ...

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  17. Yosemite climber falls to death post marriage proposalRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Newkerala.com

    The 36-year-old climber's father revealed that it was the "happiest day of his life" before he went to climb one of the most difficult peaks to scale in Yosemite National Park alone and without ropes, Sky News reported.

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  18. Froma Harrop: Racing through natureRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... covering a trail encompassing both Mojave Desert oven and the Forester Pass, 13,153 feet up. South of Yosemite National Park are stretches of 200 miles or more without a single road crossing. One can also appreciate that speed hikers are ...

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  19. Brad Parker dies: Happiest day of climber's life ends in fatal fall in YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Examiner.com

    Brad Parker, 36, had just proposed to his girlfriend hours before falling to his death during a hike at Yosemite National Park.

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  20. Rock climber falls to his death 'hours' after proposingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Independent.ie

    A Californian rock climber has died at the age of 36 following a fall in Yosemite National Park last weekend.

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