Zion National Park Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. State, national parks anticipate busy Easter weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | KSL-TV

    With spring break and Easter coinciding this weekend, officials are preparing for an onslaught of visitors in Southern Utah; preparations include additional traffic control at state and national parks and an increased law enforcement presence on highways. Zion National Park rangers will be on the lookout for impaired driving over the weekend through expanded DUI checkpoints and increased road patrols, according to a news release issued by the park service.

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  2. Five WorldTour teams confirmed for 2018 Tour of UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Cycling News

    Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah - Stage 1 - The peloton passes by Checkerboard Mesa on its way out of Zion National Park Stage 7 of the Tour of Utah showcased some of the seasons craziest weather. Mid-race a storm blew through the hammered the peloton with heavy rain and hail.

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  3. Why the Zion (National Park) Shuttle Was Needed and Why It Is Inadequate TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Vogel Talks RVing

    At the grand opening of the Zion National Park transportation system on May 26, 2000, the program noted that the park was going "back to the future." "The congestion, noise, pollution, and associated resource damage suggested that we go 'back to the future,'" the event's program read.

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  4. Utah City Is The Nation's Fastest-Growing Metropolitan AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | WNED

    ... of Utah.' It has a climate that is just superb for wintertime, especially. It's within a stone's throw of Zion National Park, you get towering red rock and beautiful canyons, with that low humidity and beautiful desert environment. It has a really ...

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  5. Gov. Cuomo classifies Boreas Ponds tractRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... new wilderness would be a bit larger than Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado and double the size of Zion National Park in Utah. “This classification package brings 25,000 acres of new wilderness to the Adirondacks at a time when ...

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  6. Reward increased to find poacher who killed elk in Zion National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Federal and Utah officials have increased the reward for help in finding a poacher who killed a pregnant elk in Zion National Park this year. The cliffs of Zion National Park in Utah on Friday, July 14, 2017.

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  7. Pregnant elk poached in Zion National Park, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Part of the elk's hide and gut pile were found in Lee Valley off Kolob Terrace Road, according to an emailed statement from the National Park Service and the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources. Information leading to the arrest and conviction of the violator will result in a reward of $2,000 "due to the importance of this incident," the National Park Service said.

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  8. Local student snaps up awardRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2018 | Lisburn Today

    ... four photographs included two portraits, a landmark image of Temple Square and a landscape image from Zion National Park. When the winners were announced Nathan, who is from Lisburn, was celebrating having been named runner-up in the photography ...

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  9. A Pilgrima s Journey to the Beehive State a " Day 4Read the original story

    Mar 21, 2018 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... us through His creation. We saw and felt the wonders of natural beauty on a rare snow-covered morning at Zion National Park two days earlier. But on this, the fourth day, we may have witnessed the most unique display of His handiwork on our five-day ...

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  10. A Pilgrima s Journey to the Beehive State a " Day 2Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2018 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    It was a morning of beauty, wonder and majesty reflected in God's creation as the 45 pilgrims on the Friends of the Cathedral Pilgrimage traveled to Zion National Park in southwest Utah. After breakfast and 7:30 a.m. Mass at St. George Parish , we headed out on our tour bus along Interstate 15 toward Springdale and the park; one of five National Parks in an area of the state that includes deep canyons, steep rock faces, multicolored layers of terrain, pine trees and the famed arches - formations of rock carved out by centuries of erosion.

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  11. A Pilgrim's Journey to the Beehive State - Day 1Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2018 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... The current excursion is taking about 45 pilgrims to historic and religious sites throughout Utah, from Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon National Park in the southwestern part of the state to the Cathedral of the Madeleine, the Carmelite ...

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  12. Travel website Booking.com released a list of the most unique hotels...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... down to see a few of the coolest properties on the list. Go "glamping" in luxury tents under the stars at Zion National Park in Utah. You can also enjoy activities like rock climbing, hiking, horseback riding, helicopter tours, or kayaking. Check ...

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  13. Zion shuttle: Why it was remarkable for national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | KSL-TV

    At the grand opening of the Zion National Park transportation system on May 26, 2000, the program noted that the park was going "back to the future," not because park managers wanted to emulate Marty McFly or because they were even fans of the popular 1980s movie trilogy. "The congestion, noise, pollution, and associated resource damage suggested that we go 'back to the future,'" the event's program read.

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  14. Mass resignations shake up Utah polygamous town with new mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... sign of the polygamous group's waning control of the community surrounded by striking red cliffs near Zion National Park. The new town leadership is the latest sign that the community's demographics are shifting as it begins to resemble a typical ...

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  15. Federal plan to auction mineral rights near Great Sands Dunes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Denver Post

    ... the federal Bureau of Land Management expressing opposition to plans to auction oil and gas leases near Zion National Park. In Colorado, the federal land management agency on March 22 will release an environmental assessment of the proposal to lease ...

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  16. After woman elected mayor, most municipal workers quit in Utah polygamous sect townRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | CBS News

    ... sign of the polygamous group's waning control of the community surrounded by striking red cliffs near Zion National Park. The new town leadership is the latest sign that the community's demographics are shifting as it begins to resemble a typical ...

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  17. Check out movie history on a weekend escape to Kanab, Utah, a.k.a. Little HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Little Hollywood? Movie history in a tiny town in southern Utah? And near Zion National Park , the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ? And on our route home from a fishing trip. OK, we were in.

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  18. The Donald J. Trump Highway in Utah?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    A view of Watchman Mountain at Zion National Park in Utah. A 600-mile stretch of road through five national parks could be named in honor of President Donald Trump.

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  19. Michelle Quist: A depressing trip on Trump's road to nowhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... to visit; let me show you around. These are Utah's famous national parks. Utahns have repeatedly voted Zion National Park as our favorite, but Bryce Canyon National Park and Arches National Park near Moab offer similarly stunning views of our ...

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  20. After ISIS scare at a Utah high school, where are all the bomb control activists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Glenn Beck

    ... some very bad things. This is a community with less than 100,000 people, famous for its proximity to Zion National Park and the location of Brigham Young's winter home Not exactly a hotbed for Islamic extremism. The teenager arrived at school on ...

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