Grand Canyon National Park Newswire

Grand Canyon National Park Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Grand Canyon National Park.

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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WBTV

    ... and one spouse drove to San Diego in a State Police Ford Expedition. They stopped for a night in Grand Canyon National Park and Las Vegas, billing significant overtime along the way. A signature on expense report documentation shows Edmonson signed ...

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  2. Breathtaking sights around the world you can see for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... the National Park Service's 100th birthday, there are free entrance days to many parks, including Grand Canyon National Park, Yosemite National Park and Yellowstone National Park. Find the nationally designated fee-free dates on NPS.gov. However, ...

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  3. Zurik: Edmonson cites signature stamp on Vegas expense reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Following our Monday report that questioned whether State Police Superintendent Mike Edmonson knew about a Las Vegas side trip by four of his troopers, the governor has launched an independent investigation.Gov. Edwards told us Tuesday he's asked his administration to conduct a full investigation into state police travel. When the four state troopers drove a state vehicle 350 miles off course, to spend a night in Grand Canyon National Park and another on the Vegas strip, Tulane law professor Joel Friedman says, they broke the law.

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  4. Gov. Edwards orders 'full investigation' into State Police travel: Fox 8 reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | NOLA.com

    ... made in a state police vehicle, included stops in Las Vegas' Palazzo Hotel and a resort town in Grand Canyon National Park. Accounting for the trooper's salaries, meals, hotels and gas, the trip cost taxpayers a total of $19,000--compared to the ...

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  5. Zurik: Edmonson may have signed off on troopers' Vegas stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | WBTV

    ... troopers' drive to San Diego took a detour through northern Texas one night, at a resort town in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona the next night, and to Las Vegas on the third night. The troopers spent one night of the four-day trek out west at ...

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  6. Native American Destinations See Surge in Overseas VisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Skift

    ... Howard. At ITB Berlin, AIANTA will tout a recent major project: the Desert View Watchtower at Grand Canyon National Park, an inter-tribal cultural heritage center. Howard also said her organization will focus on second-time visitors to the U.S. who ...

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  7. Pump Houses At Indian Garden, Phantom Ranch To Be Rehabbed At Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | National Parks Traveler

    Rehabilitation projects in Grand Canyon National Park in the coming weeks including resurfacing the Black Bridge that spans the Colorado River near Phantom Ranch/Kurt Repanshek National Park Service crews are going to be rehabilitating the pump houses at Indian Garden and the Black Bridge near Phantom Ranch in Grand Canyon National Park . Completion of both projects is anticipated in mid-April.

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  8. Tusayan Shuttle Bus Route at Grand Canyon National Park Begins...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Grand Canyon National Park

    The National Park Service will again offer shuttle bus service between Grand Canyon National Park and the neighboring town of Tusayan, Arizona in 2017. Service will begin March 1 to help ease spring break congestion on the South Rim.

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  9. Dava Newman, ex-NASA official, will be keynote speaker at CU's Conference on World AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Daily Camera

    ... include Chris Lehnertz, a CU Boulder graduate who last year became the first woman to oversee Grand Canyon National Park when she was made its superintendent. Former NFL linebacker and mental health advocate Chris Borland will also attend this ...

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  10. Repairs planned for Black Bridge, Indian Garden pump housesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | KTVN Reno

    The National Park Service is planning to repair the pump houses at Indian Garden and the Black Bridge near Phantom Ranch at Grand Canyon National Park. Completion of both projects is anticipated in mid-April and park officials say the projects may temporarily disrupt backcountry users.

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  11. Ending Deforestation in TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Verge Magazine

    ... according to the National Environment Management Council (NEMC). It's an area nearly the size of Grand Canyon National Park; almost as big as Prince Edward Island. Entire wildlife habitats are lost or left so fragmented that wildlife movement is ...

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  12. Good Books For Visiting...Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | National Parks Traveler

    There's nothing like a good book or two to help you prepare for a national park visit, whether you're looking for some historical background, a trail or two to hike, or interested in the natural resources or local culture. With that in mind, here are a few titles you might consider in preparation of a visit to Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona.

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  13. Alaskan food, friends fuel Grand Canyon tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A wave crashes over the bow of a raft paddled by Eli Sturm in Hance Rapid on the Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park.

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  14. Alaska people, food fuels Grand Canyon tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A wave crashes over the bow of a raft paddled by Eli Sturm in Hance Rapid on the Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park.

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  15. 5 Surprising New Hotspots For Vacation HomesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | MSN Living

    The town is situated next to Zion National Park , known for its sandstone cliffs that showcase shades of cream, red and pink. Other nearby attractions include the Grand Canyon National Park and the Bryce Canyon National Park.

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  16. 18-Year-Old San Diegan Found Dead off Grand Canyon TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | NBC Los Angeles

    The body of an 18-year-old San Diego teen was found off a Grand Canyon National Park trail this weekend, the National Park Service said . On Saturday at approximately 5 p.m., a witness called the Grand Canyon Regional Communications Center to report that a man had fallen off the rim near the South Kaibab Trailhead.

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  17. Body of San Diego man recovered from Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Arizona Republic

    Grand Canyon National Park rangers have recovered the body of a California man who reportedly fell from the South Rim. Body of San Diego man recovered from Grand Canyon Grand Canyon National Park rangers have recovered the body of a California man who reportedly fell from the South Rim.

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  18. AARP intervenes in MDU Rate IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    NSA chief Michael Flynn said the launch defied a U.N. Security Council resolution aimed at preventing Iran from developing nuclear-armed missiles. Park rangers couldn't get to the victim because of steep terrain, snow and ice in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona.

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  19. Body of California man recovered from Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | My Mother Lode

    Grand Canyon National Park rangers have recovered the body of a California man who reportedly fell from the South Rim. Park officials say the body of 18-year-old Luis Gonzales of San Diego was retrieved near the South Kaibab trailhead.

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  20. Apply For Your Grand Canyon River Trip Beginning WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | National Parks Traveler

    Beginning Wednesday you can put in an application for a noncommercial permit to float the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park/NPS On Wednesday, February 1, the National Park Service will begin accepting applications for noncommercial river trip permits to raft the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park . The permits are for specific launch dates within calendar year 2018.

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