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  1. Rotary Chili Cook-off, community grant awards Sept. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Grand Canyon News

    The annual Rotary Chili Cook-off features free chili sampling and fun for the family. During the event Rotary on the Rim will announce the winner of the community grants awards.

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  2. Closure area for North Rim Saddle Mountain Wilderness area reducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Grand Canyon News

    Williams-Grand Canyon News FREDONIA, Ariz. - A closure order for the Saddle Mountain Wilderness area associated with the Fuller Fire on the North Kaibab Ranger District has been modified to reflect a smaller closure area because of increased moisture and decreased fire danger.

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  3. Protests over Grand Canyon developmentRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2016 | MSN Living

    For nearly a century the Grand Canyon has been one of the world's most famous natural tourist attractions- over five million people visit the park each year. But a new proposal for a resort development on the eastern rim of the canyon has started a rift in the Navajo Indian nation that calls the area home, and several advocacy groups are using the internet to rally for their cause.

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  4. Grand Canyon National Park's New Superintendent Ready To Listen, Listen, And ListenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Chris Lehnertz, the new superintendent of Grand Canyon National Park, believes she has a very dedicated, hardworking, and resilient workforce that will help her move the park past its chapter of sexual harassment/NPS, Michael Quinn Less than a week on the job, Chris Lehnertz is taking the helm at Grand Canyon National Park with a simple plan for the coming months. "Listen, listen, listen," she replied when I asked what her three top priorities were for the coming six months at the national park that drew unwanted attention for a long-running chapter of sexual harassment.

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  5. Details: Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Star Tribune

    The basics: About 6 million years ago, the waterway now called the Colorado River began carving the geological wonder that is the Grand Canyon. The great expanse - now an icon of the national parks - averages 10 miles from the South Rim to the North Rim, and is 1 mile deep.

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  6. Summer at Grand Canyon brought grand adventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Star Tribune

    My tale is not just of a national park visit; it is of a national park adventure. In the summer of 1998, I worked in the El Tovar Restaurant on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon National Park.

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  7. 45,000 People Are Protesting a Grand Canyon Resort With Online PetitionsRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2016 | The New York Observer

    For nearly a century the Grand Canyon has been one of the world's most famous natural tourist attractions- over five million people visit the park each year. But a new proposal for a resort development on the eastern rim of the canyon has started a rift in the Navajo Indian nation that calls the area home, and several advocacy groups are using the internet to rally for their cause.

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  8. Navajo lawmakers to consider Gram Canyon tram legislationRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2016 | The Navajo Times

    The Arizona Republic reports that a Navajo Council member this week introduced legislation to approve the Grand Canyon Escalade project, which would include hotels above the canyon rim and an aerial tram into the canyon. The legislation also proposes $65 million in tribal development funds for roads and other needed improvements.

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  9. Navajos to vote on Grand Canyon hotels, tramRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Long-debated Grand Canyon Escalade project, with tram, hotels, will get hearing Controversial plan to build tourist attractions including tram into Grand Canyon will have hearing before Navajo Nation. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2cdaIlr It's a long, bumpy road to the proposed site of a cable-car attraction that would ferry visitors down the walls of the Grand Canyon.

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  10. Navajos considering legislation to approve Grand Canyon EscaladeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Farmington Daily Times

    Navajos considering legislation to approve Grand Canyon Escalade project Controversial plan to build tourist attractions including tram into Grand Canyon will have hearing before Navajo Nation. Check out this story on Daily-Times.com: http://azc.cc/2cdaIlr It's a long, bumpy road to the proposed site of a cable-car attraction that would ferry visitors down the walls of the Grand Canyon.

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  11. Renewed Effort To Build Tramway At Grand Canyon Draws ConcernRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    A proposal to build a hotel development on the rim of the Grand Canyon in the Navajo Nation, with a tram going to the canyon bottom, has resurfaced/River Runners for Wilderness graphic A renewed effort has been launched within the Navajo Nation to have a tramway built from the rim of the Grand Canyon down to the bottom at the confluence of the Little Colorado and Colorado rivers.

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  12. Kaibab Forest's Blasi wins wildfire prevention awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Williams

    Williams-Grand Canyon News WILLIAMS, Ariz. - After achieving two years of zero human-caused wildfires on the Tusayan Ranger District of the Kaibab National Forest , fire prevention specialist Bob Blasi was recently honored with a prestigious award for his outstanding work and significant program impact in wildfire prevention.

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  13. The place every American needs to seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Anaheim Hills News

    The best photos and words cannot fittingly describe what standing on the rim of the Grand Canyon is really like. It is the place that President Theodore Roosevelt said every American needs to see.

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  14. Park Service marks centennial with new citizens, monumentRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Navajo Times

    The National Park Service is celebrating its 100th birthday on Thursday with events across the U.S. including the creation of a giant, living version of its emblem in Washington, D.C., a naturalization ceremony on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon and an outdoor concert at Yellowstone National Park. The centennial comes as the agency that manages national parks as well as historic places welcomes a new national monument and nature forces some changes in the party in the West.

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  15. Remembering a "free man" who died at the Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | High Country News

    It's a delicate evening on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. Late-day sun bleeds on the canyon walls in a hundred shades of red, rust and gold; visitors crowd the railing at Mather Point and fiddle with cameras.

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  16. 25 Stunning National Park VistasRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2016 | MSN Living

    ... including the awesome sunsets and sunrises at Point Sublime and

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  17. Celebrate National Park Service's 100th birthday with this quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    THE Grand Canton National Park, Arizona.One of the most powerful, inspiring landscapes, up to 18 miles wide and a mile deep.Rocks nearly 2 billion years old in the bottom of the canyon.The Colorado River runs 277 miles in the canyon.This year Grand Canyon National Park celebrates its 90th anniversary.President Theodore Rooosevelt stopped on the South Rim in 1903.He exhorted"Keep this great wonder of nature as it is now..You cannot improve on it".For a slide show of more Grand Canyon photos go to gjsentinel.comSent as GRAND CANYON 12-5. 1. a, Great Smoky Mountains National Park had the most visits .

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  18. AUG 25-28: Visit the Grand Canyon for FREERead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | ABC15.com

    The Grand Canyon will be offering free entry and a variety of free activities to celebrate the National Park Service centennial. Today we celebrate 100 years of protecting beautiful vistas - like this view of #GrandCanyon #NPS100 -mq pic.twitter.com/MK2x6J3jei Entrance fees into the park will be waived and patrons will be able to explore the Amtrak Trails, the Rails Exhibit, Centennial Central, and much more.

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  19. Around Williams: Week of Aug. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Williams

    There will be revival hosted by Galilee Baptist Church on Aug. 26 and 27 at 6 p.m. at the Galilee Baptist Church 604 S 5th St. Speaker is Pastor Jeff Kennedy. The Williams MOPS group will be meeting the first and third Wed.

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  20. Park Service seeks minorities' support as it marks 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Hikers descend a ridge inside Rocky Mountain National Park, near Estes Park, Colo., on Aug. 4, 2016. GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz.

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