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

    Friday Oct 2 | The Campbell Reporter

    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.


  2. Students Help Yosemite Celebrate 125 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | My Mother Lode

    ... stated, "It is wonderful to see all of the students here, who will be preserving and protecting Yosemite National Park for the next 125 years and beyond." On October 1, 1890, President Benjamin Harrison signed the legislation creating Yosemite ...


  3. Mac System Update: 6 New FeaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | NewsFactor

    ... to the current Mac system, called Yosemite. In real life, El Capitan is a rock formation in Yosemite National Park. It's as though the new Mac system isn't big enough to leave Yosemite. Nonetheless, it's an upgrade worth having after it's out ...


  4. Yosemite National Park's 125th birthday celebratedRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | The Union Democrat

    Kristen Kosick, anniversary coordinator for Yosemite National Park's 125th birthday celebration, holds a birthday cake as Honorary Chairman Gabriel Lavan-Ying, 10, dressed in his Honorary Yosemite National Park Ranger uniform, cuts the cake Thursday. Maggie Beck / Union Democrat, copyright 2015 A little rain and cloudy skies couldn't put a damper on a milestone celebration Thursday at Yosemite National Park.


  5. Focus: Yosemite National Park still looking great at 125 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Dana Point News

    On Oct. 1, 1890, Yosemite National Park was created. It took the efforts of activists and the growing conservation movement, including John Muir and the Sierra Club, to get the federal government to set aside 1,500 square miles.


  6. Wild and Scenic Film Festival a call for conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... film shows the collateral damage from illegal marijuana grows in national forests). One film out of Yosemite National Park about the importance of milkweed to monarchs may be of particular interest to Monterey Peninsula residents, especially as the ...


  7. Johnny Strange Dead: Renowned Adventurer Dies In Wingsuiting Accident At 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | HollywoodLife

    ... of his jumping partner Graham Hunt . 29. The pair were attempting to fly through a rock "notch" in Yosemite National Park when they clipped the rock and were killed instantly. Since the start of 2015, there have been 11 known fatalities in the sport ...


  8. Happy birthday, YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | The Fresno Bee

    Park anniversary event coordinator Kristen Kosick, left, holds one of seven cakes created for the anniversary as honorary ranger Gabriel Lavan-Ying, 10, right, cuts a piece for himself during the celebration for the 125th anniversary of Yosemite National Park held in Yosemite Valley on Thursday. Gabriel is a Make-A-Wish recipient who held the honorary guest position for the anniversary event.


  9. Friday's Child - Madeline McCullyRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Derry Today

    ... I've probably watched it ten times. it epitomises tenderness and faith. It's a perfect film. Yosemite National Park in California. We discovered it when my husband was on a Teacher -exchange to Berkeley. We backpacked there several times in the ...


  10. Jilted concessionaire claims rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | San Diego Source

    A current court case caught my attention because it involved one of my favorite places in California -- Yosemite National Park. It also reminded me of the unfortunate demise of Bazaar Del Mundo as the centerpiece of the Old Town State Park a decade ago.


  11. Six National Parks with stunning sights to seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | New York Daily News

    Home to the Half Dome and one of the country's most breathtaking waterfalls, Yosemite National Park celebrates its 125th birthday on Thursday. On Oct. 1, 1890, Congress made 1,500 square miles of land in Central California's Sierra Nevada a National Park, the third time this had been done in American history.


  12. Happy 125th birthday, YosemiteRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Sunset Magazine

    On October 1, 1890, John Muir, with the help of reporter Robert Johnson, made significant strides and got President Benjamin Harrison to sign Yosemite National Park into existence-becoming the third National Park in the entire United States. The historic signing added more than 1,500 square miles of protected land to the existing Yosemite Grant Act, including Tuolemne Meadows and Hetch Hetchy.


  13. Happy 125th birthday, Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... setting aside scenic wilderness for public use and preservation. By the time Yosemite became "Yosemite National Park" in 890, the idea of protecting some of a young nation's natural resources to enjoy and preserve for future generations was gaining ...


  14. Os X El Capitan review: Mac upgrade that's as solid as a rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Macworld

    ... your Mac will experience this year. El Capitan, named after the large granite rock formation inside Yosemite National Park, is very much a refined version of OS X Yosemite, a recognizable progression from its predecessor. (In iPhone terms, it would ...


  15. Apple's New Os X El Capitan Offers Split-Screen View, Other 'Rock-Solid' UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | CBS Local

    ... - which is possibly why Apple chose to name this system El Capitan, after the mountain located inside Yosemite National Park. Split-view screen : Lets you work on two items or open two apps side-by-side, eliminating the need for two monitors. Notes ...


  16. When NASA finds water on Mars, joke writers land on the same joke, same joke, same jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | TwinCities

    ... first-of-the-monthly report from The Stillwater Scouter: "October 1, 1890, saw Congress create Yosemite National Park, thanks to John Muir, Robert Underwood Johnson and others. The start was in 1864, when conservationists persuaded President Abraham ...


  17. National park funding from oil and gas revenues set to expire todayRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Christian Science Monitor

    Some members of Congress allowed it to lapse because they want to change 50-year-old rules on how the money should be spent. Visitors enjoy the Yosemite National Park in California, Oct. 17, 2013.


  18. For Dinosaur National Monument's 100th birthday, let's protect more landRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | High Country News

    ... a youthful age. But Mather was restless and continually sought outdoor experiences. When he visited Yosemite National Park in the early 1900s, however, he was appalled by what he saw. Cattle tromped along rivers and streams. Sheep skinned off the ...


  19. How Yosemite National Park influences the Valley's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | The Fresno Bee

    Yosemite National Park attracts about 4 million visitors every year, and those visitors arrive with money to spend. Yosemite is an important economic engine to nearby communities in its "gateway" region within 60 miles of the park.


  20. Yosemite National Park: The tourist experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | The Fresno Bee

    Enjoying a beautiful day in May 2014 in Yosemite National Park, experiencing it as a visitor one month before the park's 150th anniversary. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.