Mesa Verde National Park Newswire

Mesa Verde National Park Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mesa Verde National Park.

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  1. Iconic landmarks in every stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | USA Today

    ... Francisco to the quiet, beautiful Marin Headlands, it is a must-see landmark. Colorado - Colorado's Mesa Verde National Park, has some of the best preserved cliff dwellings of the Ancestral Puebloans. The structures vary in size from one room to ...

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  2. Extreme fire danger in Colorado forces another national forest to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... ask that people just be understanding and patient," Hooley said. The region, which is also home to Mesa Verde National Park, relies heavily on visitors to support its economy and fire managers have tried to help encourage them to keep coming by ...

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  3. Extreme fire danger forces another national forest to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... ask that people just be understanding and patient," Hooley said. The region, which is also home to Mesa Verde National Park, relies heavily on visitors to support its economy and fire managers have tried to help encourage them to keep coming by ...

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  4. S.A. weatherman and TV icon says farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... are seen spending some of that time enjoying a summer RV trip, during which they stopped at Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. less "I teach Sunday school at my church," Ramos wrote in a Twitter message. "I also still MC events, the next one ...

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  5. Conservatism took hold in New Mexico's Chaco Canyon 1,000 years...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | National Post

    ... wealth. They also influenced other communities. One hundred miles to the north, in what is now Mesa Verde National Park, people shaped their settlements to resemble those at Chaco Canyon. Perhaps the most famous is called Cliff Palace. It's a great ...

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  6. Veteran morning anchor Leslie Bohl announces departure from NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... are seen spending some of that time enjoying a summer RV trip, during which they stopped at Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. less "I teach Sunday school at my church," Ramos wrote in a Twitter message. "I also still MC events, the next one ...

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  7. The dark secrets of the Animas RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | High Country News

    ... hazards and illness. Rico, a small mining town to the northwest, had a tuberculosis outbreak. Mesa Verde National Park, an hour away, lacked sanitary drinking water. The Southern Ute Indian Reservation had high rates of obesity, alcoholism, ...

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  8. Hiking in Mesa Verde and Mancos Valley; Cottonwood Pass closures and National Trails DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Mesa Verde National Park , about a six-hour drive from Colorado Springs, and just east of the town of Cortez, is home to archaeological ruins and cliff dwellings from Ancestral Pueblo people who lived in the area from 600 to 1300AD. As with many National Parks, it has a number of hiking trails, and most of them are pretty short - under 2.5 miles round trip - and lead to viewpoints of the historical artifacts in the park.

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  9. Durango plans 6 new hotels to add up to 450 rooms to cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The Durango Herald reports the Durango Area Tourism Office expects the new hotels will be supported by the area's tourism industry that's projected to continue growing. Tourism director Frank Lockwood says an additional 7,500 to 30,000 people are expected to visit the Durango Welcome Center after it began selling tickets for Mesa Verde National Park tours.

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  10. Tipton bill would let kids visit parks freeRead the original story

    Monday May 21 | Cortez Journal News

    Square Tower House is part of Mesa Verde National Park. A bill co-sponsored by Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, would give fourth-graders and supervising adults free entry into national parks.

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  11. Iconic Landmarks in Colorado Worth VisitingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... feet elevation, with its highest peak at 12,183 feet. A remarkable historic landmark in the Mesa Verde National Park. The Cliff Palace and Balcony House can only be entered by a ranger-guided tour, but well worth it. Amazing vistas, red rock ...

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  12. KSAT-TV names Steve Browne's 10 p.m. successorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... are seen spending some of that time enjoying a summer RV trip, during which they stopped at Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. less "I teach Sunday school at my church," Ramos wrote in a Twitter message. "I also still MC events, the next one ...

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  13. Time Machine Tuesday: Native American Rock ArtRead the original story

    May 15, 2018 | Colorado State Publications Library

    [Image] Petroglyphs in Mesa Verde National Park. If you are exploring the rural areas of western Colorado you may see some examples of rock art created by prehistoric cultures. According to the Colorado Historical Society's 1984 publication Northwest ...

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  14. BLM leasing places Southern Utah's natural and cultural treasures at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2018 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... national parks does not bode well. When I was young, my dad worked in southwest Colorado at Mesa Verde National Park, a park well known for its Puebloan cliff dwellings. Local tribal members worked at the park, and their bond to their ancestral land ...

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  15. KENS-TV promotes Deborah Knapp to 10 p.m. anchorwomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... are seen spending some of that time enjoying a summer RV trip, during which they stopped at Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. less "I teach Sunday school at my church," Ramos wrote in a Twitter message. "I also still MC events, the next one ...

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  16. Admission free to Aztec Ruins, Chaco Canyon on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... National Parks Week. Fees also will be waived at other national park service properties, including Mesa Verde National Park, on Saturday. National Parks Week runs from Saturday through April 29. The regular entrance fee for Chaco Culture National ...

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  17. Mesa Verde National Park looking to remove "trespass horses"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Denver Post

    The Cortez Journal reports about 80 "trespass horses" and 12 feral cattle roam the backcountry of Mesa Verde National Park. The animals are not considered wildlife, and the park does not allow livestock grazing under its management policy.

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  18. Mesa Verde National Park Says It Could Take 5 Years To Remove 12 Cattle, 80 HorsesRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | National Parks Traveler

    In the latter part of the 19th century, cattle drives from Texas to Dodge City, Kansas, might involve upwards of 2,000 head of cattle and last two or three months. At Mesa Verde National Park, where a dozen cattle and 80 horses have been "trespassing" on park property, officials say it would take five years to remove them.

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  19. Skiing Colorado: The Durango hill that refuses to fadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | The Gazette

    ... out: Oscar's Cafe for breakfast in Durango, Steamworks Brewing Co., Kennebec Cafe in Hesperus, Mesa Verde National Park Getting there: From Interstate 25 south, exit for Walsenburg and follow U.S. 160 west through town and all the way to Durango. ...

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  20. Virginia veteran struggles to get medical suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the country and visited national parks. Cooper chuckled, remembering teetering up the steps of Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. For now, he confines himself to teaching his husband to cook and testing medical supplies. He ordered a range of ... 4 comments