Erin Ford

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Utah Shakespeare Festival returns to Shrine of the Ages for community performance of ‘Macbeth’

The Utah Shakespeare Festival will return to Shrine of the Ages, this time bringing a tale of witches, greed and corruption as Macbeth wrestles with his own relevance.

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Backcountry backlog over: Permit process back on track

The weeks-long government shutdown produced a backlog of work for employees once they returned, and with another shutdown a possibility, Grand Canyon National Park is simultaneously catching up and looking ahead.

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Just like grandma's: Chicken Kitchen to open for all day eats in Tusayan

Families looking for a friendly, affordable meal in Tusayan before a long day at the Canyon can look no further than the Chicken Kitchen, which opens Feb. 15 next to the Grand Canyon Visitor’s Bureau.

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Delaware North takes charge: Yavapai Lodge adds charging stations for electric vehicles

Environmentally conscious options abound at Grand Canyon National Park, and drivers of electric vehicles can now find charging options at Yavapai Lodge.

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Keebahe leads Lady Phantoms past Vikings; team loses final round to Mustangs

Phantoms bow out of regional tournament with last-minute loss to Williams

Fully-rested from a first-round bye in the regional tournament, the Lady Phantoms rolled past the Williams Lady Vikings on the road Feb. 8, 55-49.

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Tusayan Sanitary District awaits flood studies, aims to prevent hazadous situation

When it comes to catastrophic flooding, most people worry about their homes and businesses, but a much more devastating casualty is sitting just off the main drag, surrounded by forest and flanked by unassuming employee housing.

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Phantoms fall to Joseph City after third quarter scoring slump; defeat Fredonia

Lady Phantoms roll over final opponents, head into post season on a high note

The Phantoms held their own against the Joseph City Wildcats in the first half of the Feb. 1 game, down by just 8 points at intermission, the game still firmly within reach.

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River trip lottery for Grand Canyon delayed

With the possibility of another government shutdown on the horizon after Feb. 15, Grand Canyon National Park will hold its annual non-commercial river trip lottery Feb. 16-March 12.

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Floodplain administration: Tusayan enters agreement with county flood control district

Town ordered to restore Ten X development area to original water storage capacity, install flood control measures

The town of Tusayan voted to enter an agreement with the Coconino County Flood Control District Feb. 4 to begin the process of obtaining a floodplain permit.

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Tusayan Fire Department receives grants, new equipment

As the primary first responders in a remote are, members of the Tusayan Fire Department rarely know what they might find when they respond to vehicle accidents on State Route 64.

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