Glacier National Park Newswire

Glacier National Park Newswire

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  1. Nature inspires 3 Oregon composers' works for 'Solo Hikes' concertRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... the landscape." Rusnak's "Glacier Blue" opens by evoking the feeling of approaching the mountains of Glacier National Park earlier this year. It was "a trip I've been wanting to take for at least 10 years, so there's a lot of anticipation in the ...

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  2. National Park Week Arrives April 15Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler

    ... our national treasure," said Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke. "My formative years were spent in Glacier National Park , and one of my biggest mentors was a park ranger and football coach. The lessons you learn from the land and the park rangers ...

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  3. MLAs push to keep Jumbo WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | The Free Press

    ... in a large unprotected area between the Purcell Wilderness Conservancy and Bugaboo Provincial Park and Glacier National Park to the north. The proposed $450 million Jumbo Glacier Resort would offer year-round skiing on a series of high elevation ...

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  4. National Park Service Records Third Consecutive Visitation RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Vogel Talks RVing

    A total of 331 million recreation visits to America's national parks were recorded in 2016-the third consecutive all-time attendance record for the National Park Service . The Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke made the announcement during a stop at Glacier National Park where he met with Park Superintendent Jeff Mow to discuss the park's maintenance backlog and received a traditional spiritual blessing from members of the Blackfeet Nation.

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  5. Five Fun Ways to Celebrate National Park WeekRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 23 | PressReleasePoint

    ... our national treasure," said Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke. "My formative years were spent in Glacier National Park and one of my biggest mentors was a park ranger and football coach. The lessons you learn from the land and the park rangers ...

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  6. 5 Fun Ways to Celebrate National Park WeekRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 23 | Health News Digest

    ... our national treasure," said Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke. "My formative years were spent in Glacier National Park and one of my biggest mentors was a park ranger and football coach. The lessons you learn from the land and the park rangers ...

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  7. Mission Valley Back Country Horsemen convention starts Friday, March 24Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 23 | Char-Koosta News

    ... convention. Leanne Marten, United States Forest Service Region 1 Forester; Jeff Mow, Superintendent at Glacier National Park and Joe Ashor, Bureau of Land Management Western Montana Field Manager They will share in a panel discussion on the future ...

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  8. You Saw It, March 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... photo. "Tiny though it may be, Wild Goose Island takes center stage in the midst of St. Mary Lake in Glacier National Park. Little Chief, Citadel, and sharp-pointed Fusillade Mountain rise nearly a mile above the Lake," wrote Kurt Neuswanger about ...

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  9. Glacier National Park To Permit Non-Motorized Watercraft Into Park This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | National Parks Traveler

    Non-motorized watercraft -- canoes, kayaks, SUPs -- will be able to return to Glacier National Park waters this year/Kurt Repanshek After deciding last November to close all park waters to boating to prevent the spread of non-native mussels, Glacier National Park officials have decided that non-motorized boats that are not brought into the park on trailers will be allowed back in the water this summer. Hand-propelled, non-trailered watercraft including kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards will be permitted in the park with mandatory inspection beginning May 15 for Lake McDonald and the North Fork and June 1 for all remaining areas of the park.

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  10. TransCanada closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Castanet.net

    The highway will be closed for two to three hours at a time from the west boundary of Glacier National Park to the east boundary of the park because of avalanche control.

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  11. Glacier park easing boating restrictions due to musselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | KFBB

    Glacier National Park plans to ease restrictions on boating on park lakes that were closed last fall when invasive mussel larvae were found in two Montana reservoirs. Park officials said Friday that hand-propelled boats will be permitted beginning May 15 for Lake McDonald and the North Fork and June 1 for all remaining areas of the park.

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  12. Glacier park easing boating restrictions due to musselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Glacier National Park plans to ease restrictions on boating on park lakes that were closed last fall when invasive mussel larvae were found in two Montana reservoirs. Park officials said Friday that hand-propelled boats will be permitted beginning May 15 for Lake McDonald and the North Fork and June 1 for all remaining areas of the park.

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  13. Trump regime declares war on rail: Budget would eviscerate Amtrak, light rail fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Northwest Progressive Institute

    ... is one of Amtrak's most beloved and scenic routes. It passes by many natural wonders, including Glacier National Park in Montana (perhaps someday to be renamed The Park Formerly Known as Glacier due to climate damage). Meanwhile, agencies like Sound ...

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  14. Interior Sec. Zinke Promises Dept. ReorganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | RV Business

    Nine days after taking office, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke made his first official trip from Washington, D.C., to a familiar place: Glacier National Park in Montana, the Flathead Beacon reported. The Whitefish native, tapped by President Donald Trump to lead the agency that oversees 500 million acres of federal public lands, met with National Park Service employees on Friday to talk about his hopes and goals for the next four years.

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  15. Some Say Trump's Interior Pick Could Sell Off Federal LandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Triple Pundit

    ... Congress. To many who see the financial benefits that states like Montana draw from tourism in Glacier National Park and its Rocky Mountain resorts and hiking trails, selling off national parkland is a non-starter. For others, however, who recognize ...

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  16. National parks attracted 331 million visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke hailed 331 million recreation visits to America's national parks in 2016 a third consecutive all-time attendance record for the National Park Service. Zinke made the announcement during a stop at Glacier National Park last week where he met with Park Superintendent Jeff Mow to discuss the park's maintenance backlog and received a traditional spiritual blessing from members of the Blackfeet Nation.

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  17. One man killed, two others seriously injured following Trans-Canada crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | GlobalNews

    A semi-trailer truck bursts into flames on Highway 1 east of Revelstoke Monday morning after a multi-vehicle crash. UPDATE: Revelstoke RCMP confirm a multi-vehicle accident on the Trans Canada Highway has claimed the life of a 51-year-old man from B.C. The crash occured east of Revelstoke at the west entrance gate of Glacier National Park.

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  18. Driver killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Castanet.net

    ... police, the collision happened at about 9:05 a.m., east of Revelstoke, near the west entrance gate of Glacier National Park. Five ambulances and one air ambulance responded to the crash, which happened before 10 a.m. about 50 kilometres east of ...

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  19. Crash closes Trans-Canada Highway from Revelstoke to GoldenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Summerland Review

    ... and slippery conditions from Craigellachie, west of Revelstoke, all the way to the east boundary of Glacier National Park. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community ...

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  20. America's most popular national parks areRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 12 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The National Park Service recorded a record-breaking 331 million visits during the National Park Service's centennial year in 2016, a 7.7% increase over 2015, the park service announced Friday, March 10. "Our National Parks are our national treasures, and it's important to recognize that they are more than just beautiful landscapes," said US Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who made the announcement during a stop at Glacier National Park. "Growing up near Glacier National Park, I understand the value these places bring to local economies and in preserving our heritage," Zinke said.

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