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Mary Colter joins sister car Fred Harvey at Grand Canyon Railway

Few people have left a mark on the South Rim as indelible as Fred Harvey and his favored architect Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter.

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Photo highlights: Grand Canyon celebrates Earth Day (Photo Gallery)

Grand Canyon National Park celebrated Earth Day at the culmination of National Park Week April 22.

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Grand Canyon Girl Scouts recognized for community service

GRAND CANYON, Ariz. — Two Girl Scouts from Grand Canyon’s Girl Scout troop recently received high awards for self-organized community action projects.

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Grand Canyon Cub Scouts live up to the oath at Bearizona, school board meeting

GRAND CANYON, Ariz. - Local Cub Scouts participated in a series of activities this spring.

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More than 4,000 visitors celebrate Skywalk’s 10th Anniversary

GRAND CANYON, Ariz. — Ten years after Grand Canyon West’s iconic Skywalk was completed, more than 4,000 visitors and Hualapai tribal members gathered to celebrate its first decade.

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Grand Canyon students get a taste of job hunting at annual job and volunteer fair

A record number of businesses turned out for Grand Canyon High School’s annual job fair April 6.

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John Streit retires after 20 years at Xanterra helm

Sunsets at the Grand Canyon are spectacular, and Jon Streit has watched a lot of them over the past 20 years at the helm of Xanterra.

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AZGFD study: two key factors carry equal weight in Mexican wolf recovery

Program success relies on genetic diversity, human tolerance of species

The success of Mexican wolf recovery across Arizona and New Mexico hinges more immediately on maintaining social tolerance than on genetic diversity, according to a recently published peer-reviewed study.

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Navajo dance troupe introduces travelers to traditional Native dances and culture (Photo Gallery)

A troupe of American Indian dancers at Grand Canyon National Park will stage free dance performances outside Hopi House on selected dates.

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Walking in beauty: Navajo educator, dancer, musician and medicine man James Peshlakai passes at 71

As a child, Yadira Caballero remembers hearing about her Navajo culture, watching community children learning the hoop dance and the eagle dance from tireless teacher, educator and medicine man James Peshlakai.

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2016 Grand Canyon Bowling League winners: The Iron Turds

The Grand Canyon Bowling League 2016-17 winning team is the Iron Turds.

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Grand Canyon Racing accepting registrations for Man vs. Machine race

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Registration has begun for the annual Man vs. Machine bike race. After two successful years in 2015 and 2016, Man vs. Machine bike race returns to Williams Sept. 30.

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Out of the Past: Havasupai School

School house on the Havasupai Reservation, 1899.

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Grand Canyon jazz band competes at NAU

As Grand Canyon High School’s basketball season came to a close, the school’s jazz band took some time in the spotlight, performing at the Northern Arizona University Jazz Festival Feb. 23.

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Avoid long entrance lines: Tusayan shuttle available March 1

Vehicle congestion in Grand Canyon National Park is an ongoing concern for both the National Park Service (NPS) and visitors on a time schedule.

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Rumble on the Mountain concert highlights history of indigenous people of the Colorado Plateau

Rumble on the Mountain 3, an annual concert to raise awareness related to the land and indigenous peoples of the Colorado Plateau, hit Flagstaff Jan. 28 with a theme, “Our Story,” an indigenous history of the region.

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Grand Canyon National Park's 2018 non-commercial river trip permit lottery opens today

The National Park Service will begin accepting applications for noncommercial river trip permits to raft the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park Feb. 1, 2017.

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Kaibab National Forest encourages visitors to participate in year-long biodiversity study

A citizen science project to identify and document the biodiversity of the Kaibab National Forest that began Jan. 1 and continues through all of 2017.

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Holiday recipe: pan-seared trout with blackberry sauce

Tired of turkey? Try trout for holiday gatherings!

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Grand Canyon Chamber touts local job opportunities with FAM tour

The Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce presented a job familiarization tour to representatives from across Arizona Nov. 17.

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Last survivors of Pearl Harbor attack to give final salute at USS Arizona

December 7, 1941; a morning just like any other at the U.S. Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

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Did You Know? State Highway 64 designated Bushmasters Memorial Highway in 1995

State Highway 64, from Williams to the Grand Canyon and east to Cameron, was officially designated as Bushmasters Memorial Highway in 1995.

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Winter is no joke: Gov. Ducey encourages northern Arizona drivers to 'Know Snow'

ADOT encourages visitors to travel prepared with warm clothing, extra water and blankets

One of the great things about Arizona winters is being able to savor a refreshingly mild morning in desert communities and then play in the snow that same afternoon.

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Out of the Past: Constructing the Trans Canyon Telephone line

The Civilian Conservation Corps, a public work program developed as part of the New Deal, constructs the Trans Canyon Telephone line circa 1935.

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Native American dances honor tribal traditions

Passed down by elders for generations, the cultural dances, music and art of Native American tribes still resonate for their people.

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