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Santa touches down at Supai Village

U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots delivers Christmas cheer, gifts and more to Havasupai Reservation

Anya Uqualla, a young Supai mother holds her 2-month-old infant in her arms as she sits on a bench in the village square watching three U.S. Marines and several volunteers make final arrangements for Santa Claus, who will be arriving by helicopter later that morning.

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Grand Canyon School provides insight on December traditions

Many religions have December traditions, but there’s one that many people consider their top priority: Christmas.

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Park ranger Elyssa Shalla wins National Freeman Tilden Award

Elyssa Shalla, a Park Ranger at Grand Canyon National Park, has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 National Freeman Tilden Award.

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Mules at the Grand Canyon: Our steadfast companion for over a century

They’ve been characterized as the tractors of the 19th century. So it’s really no wonder that mules played a central role in the human history of the Grand Canyon.

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Annual Rotary Holiday Dinner Dance celebrates community spirit, inclusion

Grand Canyon Community Church's Mike Scott named 2018 Community Leader of the Year

The Grand Canyon Rotary Club hosted its annual Holiday Dinner Dance Dec. 8 at the El Tovar Hotel.

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Festus the mule packs in the Phantom Ranch employee Christmas tree

Employees at Phantom Ranch are in the holiday spirit after a Christmas tree was packed into the Canyon by Festus the mule Dec. 4.

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December 7, 1941: A date that has lived in infamy for 77 years

December 7, 1941; a morning just like any other at the U.S. Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Over the course of just two hours, the entire world would change.

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Photo highlights: Grand Canyon students celebrate Native American heritage

Students at Grand Canyon School were treated to dancing and musical performances by the White Mountain Apache Crown Dancers, as well as performing themselves and watching fellow students perform a Havasupai social dance.

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Grand Canyon to celebrate Centennial in 2019

With the 2019 Centennial celebration of Grand Canyon National Park on the horizon, Grand Canyon Conservancy (formerly Grand Canyon Association) and Grand Canyon National Park have announced a calendar of events for the year.

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Photo highlights: Grand Canyon students get psyched up at pep rally

Grand Canyon students participate in a pep rally Nov. 7 by playing teamwork games.

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Hopi potter carries on family tradition

Grand Canyon celebrates Native American Heritage Month

Through all the hard times in Delaine Tootsie-Chee’s life, pottery has been the thing that got her through.

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Saratoga National Historical Park partners with veterans to reveal site history

Saratoga National Historical Park recently announced a partnership with the American Battlefield Trust and American Veterans Archaeological Recovery (AVAR) to bring veterans together and utilize their unique skillsets to reveal buried secrets of American Revolutionary War history.

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Book Review: Emerging readers in for a colorful treat with 'Rosa Gets It Right'

Local author and longtime Grand Canyon resident Nancy Rivest Green invites emerging readers to step into the bright, watercolor world of rural Mexico in her newest book “Rosa Gets It Right.”

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Photo highlights: Halloween chills come to Tusayan, Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon students enjoy games, food, a cake walk and costume contest at the school’s annual Halloween carnival Oct. 25 and the Grand Canyon and Tusayan communities enjoy Trunk or Treat festivities Halloween night.

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“Öngtupqa:" Hopi connections to Grand Canyon

“Öngtupqa” takes inside look at Hopi musical and cultural connection to Desert View Watchtower with new CD and documentary

A trio of musicians with strong connections to the Grand Canyon, have made an acoustic soundscape intended to honor the surrounding landscape through music created on-site at the Desert View Watchtower.

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After Kane Ranch retreat, diverse group of students stands up for water justice

'We are your next activists'

One month ago today, 10 Flagstaff High School students crowded into the bright but small dining room at Kane Ranch, an isolated Mormon pioneer ranch below the Vermilion Cliffs.

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Grand Canyon’s Elyssa Shalla wins NPS award for “Towers and Type”

Elyssa Shalla, park ranger at Grand Canyon National Park, has been selected as a recipient of the Intermountain Region 2018 Freeman Tilden Award.

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Revolution-era powder horn returns to Minute Man National Historical Park

A black powder horn used by Patriot and minuteman Willard Buttrick during the Revolutionary War in 1775 has been returned to Concord, Massachusetts.

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Haunted hike: Catch a glimpse of Transept Trail's wailing woman

Like many of the world’s most beautiful places, Grand Canyon’s history is filled with life, prosperity, a billion breaths caught short and, inevitably, death.

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Time for a flu shot: First cases of flu confirmed in Coconino County

Coconino County Public Health Services District (CCPHSD) officials announced that two cases of influenza have been confirmed in Coconino County.

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Speeders take to the rails enroute to Grand Canyon

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Twenty-five privately owned railroad motorcars, known as Speeders, chugged out of the Williams Train Depot Oct. 15 on their way to the Grand Canyon.

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A guide to Halloween haunts for all ages in northern Arizona

Whether you're looking for family fun, an all-night fright fest or something different for date night, Grand Canyon, Tusayan, Williams and Flagstaff have a variety of events for everyone.

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Water thieves, beware: This Colorado ‘water cop’ is on the case

Dave Huhn usually is off work on Sundays, but when the phone rang one Sunday during the height of irrigation season a few years ago, he picked up.

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Name that truck: Tusayan Fire seeks name for new ladder truck

Tusayan Fire Department is having a naming contest for its new ladder truck.

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Ranger on Duty: Sarah Acomb finds a place to call home at Grand Canyon National Park

Every day Grand Canyon Park Ranger Sarah Acomb gets to see the Grand Canyon through the eyes of visitors from around the world.

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