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4 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Missing Hikers Found in Shenandoah National Park

According to Karen Beck-Herzog with the National Park Service, the women were hiking on the Old Rag Mountain in an area known for being steep and rocky.

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8 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

Report outlines impact of national parks in Va.

Fewer people visited Virginia's national park sites last year and spent less money during those visits, according to a report by the U.S. Department of the Interior.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Explore Virginia from the highest to lowest points

To stand on top of Stony Man Mountain is to look straight down on the town of Luray, gateway to Luray Caverns, in the Shenandoah Valley more than 3,000 feet below.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

National Parks Traveler

Efforts To Restore Peregrine Falcons At Shenandoah National Park Showing Success

Ongoing efforts to see peregrine falcons soaring above Shenandoah National Park in Virginia have been showing some success, with nine falcons recently having been reared in the park by human foster parents.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

WINC-FM Winchester

Falcon Success

Shenandoah National Park officials are crowing about peregrine falcon restoration efforts.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

11pm Update: Skyline Drive Motorcycle Crash

Officers say the area he crashed in has seen a lot of accidents. It happened here near mile marker 62 on Skyline Drive.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Threatened peregrine falcons reaching new heights

A young peregrine falcon rests soars through the air near the Hogswallow Flats area of Shenandoah National Park on June 24, 2014.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

USA Today

Which national park is the best? Cast your vote now

The 20 nominees span the coast of America. Highlighting the rugged coasts of Maine, Acadia National Park spans 49,600 acres and diverse habitats - granite mountains, sandy beaches, lakes, ponds and woodlands - much of it on Mount Desert Island.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Acadia National Park, Blue Ridge Parkway, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Coin World

2014 5-ounce .999 fine silver bullion quarter dollar coin sa....

The latest 5-ounce silver bullion quarter dollar to be released under the America the Beautiful program is the 2014-dated coin honoring Arches National Park in Utah.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Philly.com

3 groups sue EPA over Pa. haze plan

Three environmental groups sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday, contending that it improperly approved a Pennsylvania plan aimed at addressing haze pollution.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

CNN

Summer Skies at Skyline Drive

Candice88 captured this beautiful scene in June of 2013: 'What always strikes me is the view of the mountains from the overlooks.

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