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  1. Jewels of the Grand Canyon, ArizonaRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2016 | Sierra

    Type the characters you see in the picture; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.

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  2. Ariz. senators oppose Grand Canyon national monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | USA Today

    Ariz. senators oppose Grand Canyon national monument 1.7M acres would be carved from Kaibab National Forest around Grand Canyon National Park. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2dM3VMi Efforts to protect the area around the Grand Canyon from mining face strong opposition, particularly from Republicans who represent Arizona in Washington and at the state Capitol.

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  3. McCain, Flake warn about Canyon monumentRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    McCain, Flake warn: Obama to designate Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument Arizona opposes new land protections around Grand Canyon, and senators want president to hear them; feds decline to comment Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2e3uwZm Federal law allows president to set aside federal lands of national interest but senators want him to listen to Arizona leaders Efforts to protect the area around the Grand Canyon from mining face strong opposition, particularly from Republicans who represent Arizona in Washington and at the state Capitol. Arizona's U.S. senators raised an alarm on Wednesday over hints that President Barack Obama is ready to designate a Grand Canyon-area national monument that they oppose.

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  4. America's most endangered historic placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | USA Today

    The Grand Canyon, Arizona: A beloved international icon and a sacred place for several Native American tribes, the Grand Canyon is threatened by development proposals ranging from tourist resorts to mining. America's most endangered historic places The Grand Canyon, Arizona: A beloved international icon and a sacred place for several Native American tribes, the Grand Canyon is threatened by development proposals ranging from tourist resorts to mining.

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  5. BackpackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Sierra

    More than a century ago, John Muir, founder of the Sierra Club, offered a blueprint of sorts for spurring people to become involved in protecting the environment. In his book Our National Parks , Muir wrote, "Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity; and that mountain parks and reservations are useful not only as fountains of timber and irrigating rivers, but as fountains of life."

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  6. Getting ready for the Grand Canyon, and Crags Trail closure this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | Colorado Springs Independent

    I've been fortunate enough to visit Grand Canyon National Park a number of times. As a photographer, it's one of the most visually compelling places to point a camera at.

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  7. Bill to create national monument near Grand Canyon proposedRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2016 | Washington Times

    U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-Flagstaff, is co-sponsoring a bill to create a national monument across more than 2,600 square miles around Grand Canyon National Park. The Arizona Daily Sun reports that the monument designation would ban new uranium mines in the area, allow current grazing and protect old growth trees, wildlife corridors and sacred tribal sites.

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  8. New allegations of harassment in Yosemite, YellowstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Cortez Journal News

    Kelly Martin, chief of fire and aviation management at Yosemite, at work in the park.

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  9. Best places to find fall in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Best places to find fall in Arizona Autumn takes its sweet time getting to the desert. Get out and meet it halfway.

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  10. 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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  11. Tips for grand Grand Canyon experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | Boston.com

    So it's time to recharge with a tough hike and some alone-time in an unforgettable place, but you can only spare three nights away? I know, you went there once. It was beautiful but you didn't like being jostled on the canyon rim, swept along by strolling tourists flowing around self-absorbed selfie-takers and little boys with ice cream smeared on their faces who screamed themselves purple while they hit their sisters.

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  12. 'Toxic' culture: National Parks Service workers cite harassment, retaliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    'Toxic' culture: National Parks Service workers cite harassment, retaliation National Park Service employees continue to suffer from a "toxic" work culture, park workers told a House committee. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2d5e3zm Michael Reynolds, Kelly Martin and Brian Healy, from left, told a House panel they were harassed and retaliated against at National Park Service sites.

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  13. National Park Service Faces Sex Harassment ScandalRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | National Geographic

    After employees allege years of offensive behavior at major parks, official calls it a "wake-up call" for the agency to act. Sexual harassment and bullying among National Park Service employees at some of the nation's most iconic parks-including Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon-is pervasive and has continued unabated for years, a congressional committee said this week.

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  14. New allegations of sexual harassment in Yosemite, YellowstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | High Country News

    At a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on Thursday, Congress members shed light on egregious sexual harassment in two of America's most cherished parks: Yellowstone and Yosemite. They join the growing list of national parks plagued by a culture of sexual harassment, retaliation and intimidation.

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  15. Yosemite leadership blasted for 'horrific' work conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Yosemite National Park suffers from a "toxic" leadership environment that has prompted numerous employee complaints and raises questions about Superintendent Don Neubacher's future, a congressional hearing revealed Thursday. In a sustained and withering blast at the management of one of the nation's most beloved parks, Yosemite's fire and aviation management chief Kelly Martin cited repeated instances of "bullying, gender bias and favoritism" at the park she has worked at for the past decade.

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  16. House Committee Told of Abusive Culture at National Park ServiceRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    Newly public allegations of sexual harassment at the National Park Service gave new life to old stories from an inspector general report Thursday, leaving members of Congress exasperated over the culture that has persisted at the agency. At a hearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Kelly Martin, the chief of fire and aviation management at Yosemite National Park, for the first time publicly relayed stories of sexual harassment she experienced at the hands of fellow employees in her 30 years on the job.

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  17. Canyon officials: Body pulled from Colorado River may be missing tour guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Grand Canyon authorities say a body has been pulled from the Colorado River. It's believed to be that of a missing guide Canyon officials: Body pulled from Colorado River may be missing tour guide Grand Canyon authorities say a body has been pulled from the Colorado River.

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  18. It's all in a day's run at the Grand Canyon for this group of daredevil fundraisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Oregonian

    Jerris Marr will lead a group runners that will include Chassi Cole, Daniela Moorman and Christie Olson on the 47.8-mile run. It will be dark at 10 p.m. Thursday when the first group of daredevils plans to set out at a trot on the Bright Angel Trail from the south rim of the Grand Canyon.

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  19. Park fees waived on National Public Lands DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Park fees waived on National Public Lands Day Sept. 24 Have fun outdoors, save some money and volunteer to clean up and make improvements.

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  20. Strong emotions reignited on 20th anniversary of Utah monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | CBS News

    As Utah waits to see if President Barack Obama will designate a new national monument in the state, this weekend's 20th anniversary of another national monument rekindled memories of an event that ignited simmering western frustrations about federal ownership of public land. on Sept.

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