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  1. Yosemite Webcam - Smoke VisibleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | My Mother Lode

    Smoke may soon be seen over Yosemite National Park starting in mid-October, but these fires are planned not wild. Shorter days and cooler temperatures have allowed park fire managers optimal burning conditions.


  2. Fire restrictions lifted for Stanislaus National ForestRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    With cooler, wetter weather expected as autumn arrives, fire restrictions were lifted Friday in the Stanislaus National Forest, and fire managers in Yosemite National Park announced plans to begin prescribed burns later this month with a 111-acre project across the valley from El Capitan. People can now build campfires outside established administrative sites in the forest for the purpose of warming.


  3. Chukchansi one year later: Closing night still vivid to patrons, still rough on tribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... venue. The Southern California resident and his wife Stacy would spend vacations by sightseeing at Yosemite National Park during the day and enjoying the nightlife at Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino in Coarsegold. They'd have dinner, a couple drinks ...


  4. Reel Rock 10 treats audiences to high adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | North Shore News

    ... camera was used to collect film footage. Caldwell, 37, is a professional rock climber who lives near Yosemite National Park. Prior to attempting the Fitz Roy traverse, his alpine experience was limited. He had, however, travelled to Patagonia on ...


  5. Park Service inks 15-year deal with new concessionaireRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Union Democrat

    The National Park Service has officially signed a 15-year contract valued at $2 billion for operating lodging and food operations in Yosemite National Park to the Philadelphia-based hospitality giant Aramark. Yosemite Hospitality, LLC, a subsidiary of Aramark, will take over as the main concession operator in the world-famous park beginning March 1, 2016, according to a press release Wednesday.


  6. Bits & PiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    ... there was a historic free ascent of the Dawn Wall and the passing of free climber Dean Potter at Yosemite National Park, as well as the increase in popularity of climbing gyms and climbers. Last year's tour included a documentary movie, 'Valley ...


  7. New Concessions Contract Signed For YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | My Mother Lode

    The National Park Service made it official yesterday and signed a concessions contract with Yosemite Hospitality, LLC, a subsidiary of Aramark. Effective March 1st, Yosemite Hospitality will take over for DNC Parks and Resorts, which has had the contract for Yosemite National Park since 1993.


  8. New Yosemite Concessionaire Signs Contract, Trademarks Up In The AirRead the original story

    Thursday | National Parks Traveler

    Officials from the National Park Service have officially signed a 15-year concessions contract for Yosemite Hospitality, LLC, to run lodging and dining concessions in Yosemite National Park , though the company might be managing facilities not named The Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite Lodge at the Falls, or Badger Pass. For while the paperwork has been signed, no resolution has been made over Delaware North Co.'


  9. California human plague victim fell ill in Yosemite National ParkRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2015 | Bay Area Business Woman

    According to the California Department of Public Health , a child from Los Angeles County became ill and was hospitalized after visiting Yosemite National Park in mid-July. No other members of the camping party reported symptoms and health officials are continuing to monitor the child's family and treatment providers.


  10. National Park Service Signs Contract with Yosemite Hospitality a subsidiary of AramarkRead the original story

    Wednesday | San Diego NewsCape

    Yosemite National Park, California - Today, the National Park Service signed a concession contract with Yosemite Hospitality, LLC, a subsidiary of Aramark, to provide concession services within Yosemite National Park. The 15-year contract, the largest single contract in the National Park Service, will begin on .


  11. The Mutant Genes Behind the Black DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 | Slashdot

    An anonymous reader writes: Each year, 4 million people visit Yosemite National Park in California. Most bring back photos, postcards and an occasional sunburn.


  12. Ed Curry has been appointed Director of Sales & Marketing at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel - CA, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 | Hospitality Net

    ... Curry began his career as Sales Manager of Hyatt Regency Hilton Head in 1988. Born and raised in Yosemite National Park where his family managed hotels and recreational activities for three generations, Curry earned a Bachelor of Science in Business ...


  13. Delaware North adds Amherst call center jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... m there. Delaware North is shifting the work to Amherst after losing its longtime contract to operate Yosemite National Park to a rival firm.


  14. Tuolumne County requests state, fed aid for treesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 7 | The Union Democrat

    ... Tuolumne County is owned and managed by public agencies, largely the Stanislaus National Forest and Yosemite National Park. "This is huge," Rodefer said. "It's going to take cooperation of all those groups out there to make it work." An estimated 13 ...


  15. Online dating: A match made on your phoneRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 6 | The Daily Illini

    A photo from Yosemite National Park drew Cameron Rockwell to Sara Fundator. The junior in LAS met Fundator on Tinder, and nine months later, they're still together.


  16. Wild ducks high in fat and more in Outdoor InsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | PennLive.com

    ... salad, balsamic or herb roasted vegetables, cabbage or lemon pepper snow pea pods. Black bears in Yosemite National Park that don't seek out human foods subsist primarily on plants and nuts, according to a study conducted by biologists at the ...


  17. Dead, dying trees fuel for catastrophic area wildfireRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 6 | The Union Democrat

    ... of dead or dying conifers across the region. Gary Walter, 74, of Tuolumne, worked as a ranger in Yosemite National Park during the Paper Cabin Fire that threatened thousands of homes in the township of Tuolumne in 1987, part of the 147,000-acre ...


  18. Georgia native may be second Yosemite plague victim, health officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | Bay Area Business Woman

    According to the California Department of Health, a Georgia native is believed to have contracted the plague during a recent visit to Yosemite National Park. According to the California Department of Health, a Georgia native is believed to have contracted the disease during a recent vacation.


  19. Elizabeth Johnson: 'Is God's Charity Broad Enough for Bears?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | Commonweal

    ... John Muir. One day Muir came across a dead bear, still bleeding, in the middle of the woods in Yosemite National Park. That night in his journal he wrote a biting criticism against religious folks he knew who made no room in heaven for such noble ...


  20. Yosemite National Park marks 125th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Newsday

    The National Park Service says about 1,500 people attended Thursday event, which included a Native American blessing and a portrayal of John Muir, the naturalist who worked to preserve Yosemite and other parts of the Sierra Nevada.