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  1. Interior proposing 67 percent increase in Olympic National Park entrance feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Peninsula Daily News

    A visit to Olympic National Park could cost $25 a car next year as part of a proposal that would boost fees at 131 parks nationwide. That's an increase of 67 percent over the current entry fee of $15.

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  2. Judge upholds ban on new mining claims on 1M acresRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | ABC 27

    Former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar did not abuse his discretion or violate any laws in prohibiting new hard-rock mining claims on one million acres near the Grand Canyon, a federal judge ruled Tuesday. Salazar announced the 20-year ban in 2012 for an area rich in high-grade uranium reserves outside Grand Canyon National Park.

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  3. Rare bumblebee seems to be on increase in Olympic National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Peninsula Daily News

    A rare bumblebee living in Olympic National Park has been getting a lot of attention recently. Last month and in July 2013, researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Utah State University and Washington State University descended upon the park in search of the Western bumblebee, scientific name Bombus occidentalis.

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  4. LakelandsRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | GwdToday.com

    On Saturday, October 11 Ninety Six National Historic Site will light the path through time during the Autumn Candlelight Tour. Reenactors will present scenes from the earliest days of Ninety Six to the American Revolution along the one-mile interpretive trail lit by the soft glow of hundreds of luminaries and lanterns.

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  5. Accepting 2015 Artist-in-Residence ApplicationsRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Zion National Park

    Zion National Park is now accepting applications for its 2015 Artist-in-Residence program. Application instructions are posted on Zion's website at .

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  6. Make My DayMARRIAGE Advice for the NewlywedsRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2010 | American Reporter

    The biggest joke was the size of the crowd. I've seen a million people crowded into Washington for a May Day anti-war rally during Vietnam, and there weren't a million people there.

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  7. The skinny: This time, crowd doesn't ignore famed violinistRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Acclaimed violinist Joshua Bell brought Bach back to a train station Tuesday, as he did in 2007, but this time Washington noticed. Hundreds of music fans packed Union Station near the Capitol shoulder to shoulder to hear the 46-year-old Bell perform works by Bach and Mendelssohn, along with nine young musicians he has mentored.

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  8. What's so special about Swannanoa near the Blue Ridge Parkway in Afton?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    What's so special about the marble palace on Afton Mountain, called Swannanoa? Besides its architectural wonder and mountain top location, Swannanoa also possesses a remarkable 100 year plus history of famous people and happenings in Virginia. Beginning with the Civil War era Dooley family of Richmond, Va., to the early 19th Century visionary artist couple Walter and Lao Russell to present day hauntings and events, the marble walls of Swannanoa lives and breathes into the 21st Century.

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  9. Federal Judge Nixes Grand Canyon MiningRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Mining industry groups say a ban on the filing of new hard rock mining claims near the Grand Canyon is irresponsible public policy, but the federal government and conservationists say it will protect water flowing through the canyon from potential contamination. The issue is crowding to the edge of the Grand Canyon National Park with large scale mines.

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  10. October-November-December Academy spotlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Nikonians News

    Join Nikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen in Los Angeles and Seattle for workshops covering Adobe Lightroom 5, Nikon iTTL Wireless Flash and camera workshops on the Nikon D810, D4s, Df, D800 and D4. These workshops will cover the newest Nikon DSLR cameras as well as his signature Passionate Photographer 2-day Mastery Workshop .

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  11. Elk nose into Grand Canyon water stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In this Nov. 10, 2013 photo provided by Brandon Holton, a Wildlife Biologist with the Science and Resource Management at the at the Grand Canyon National Park, elks interact with visitors at the south kaibab water station at the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. The animals are helping themselves by lifting the spring-loaded levers at the stations with their noses and letting the water flow.

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  12. Conservation groups oppose Wyoming wolf managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Navajo Times

    The groups sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in 2012. They're challenging the agency's acceptance of Wyoming's wolf management plan, which classifies wolves as predators that can be shot on sight in most areas.

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  13. Mount Saint Helens eruption could spell disaster for thousands of AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Mount Saint Helens may be close to reawakening and scientists fear that the volcano , which is most notorious for its catastrophic eruption on May 18, 1980, is recharging due to activity in the volcano's magma chamber. According to a Sep. 30 report from The Weather Channel, USGS revealed new technology to monitor the volcano's activity and officials say they are seeing the precursors to eruption.

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  14. Fires and forests evolved together, but now people are in the mix Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    I run outside a few times a week. Running serves a dual purpose for me. It keeps me in decent shape and it clears my mind.

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    Tuesday | GwdToday.com

    On Saturday, October 11 Ninety Six National Historic Site will light the path through time during the Autumn Candlelight Tour. Reenactors will present scenes from the earliest days of Ninety Six to the American Revolution along the one-mile interpretive trail lit by the soft glow of hundreds of luminaries and lanterns.

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  16. Thu 9th Oct: Reel Rock Film Tour - CaernarfonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | UKClimbing.com

    The Reel Rock Tour is returning to the UK in October 2014 for its third nationwide tour with the latest instalment of the Reel Rock climbing film series. This year's Tour includes the feature-length documentary VALLEY UPRISING .

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  17. Dye Creek tours among hikes and trips this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Free tours up Dye Creek Canyon have been scheduled Oct. 11 and Nov. 15 by the Nature Conservancy, which operates the 37,540-acre Dye Creek Preserve near Los Molinos. The four- to five-mile hike along the creek requires a good level of fitness and agility to navigate rocky terrain and cross the creek.

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  18. Experts: this September was the driest on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Experts are saying this is the driest September East Tennessee has ever seen, dating all the way back to the 1800s. "This is the lowest Experts: This September was the driest on record Experts are saying this is the driest September East Tennessee has ever seen, dating all the way back to the 1800s.

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  19. UVI & National Park Service Sign Historic MOURead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    In August, the University of the Virgin Islands and the National Park Service signed a memorandum of Understating demonstrating future cooperation between the NPS on St. Croix and the University. UVI President Dr. David Hall and National Park Service Superintendent Joel A. Tutein shake hands after signing Memorandum of Understating.

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  20. Elk nose into Grand Canyon water Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Albany Times Union

    The animals are helping themselves to water from bottle-filling stations set up around Grand Canyon National Park by lifting the spring-loaded levers with their noses and letting the water flow. It's not exactly the kind of use officials had in mind when they installed the stations and dropped the sale of disposable water bottles.

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