Erin Ford

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Phantoms record pair of losses to Mogollon, Mayer

Lady Phantoms lose to high-scoring Mogollon, notch comeback win over Mayer

For a team decimated by injuries this season, the Phantoms were firmly within upset territory for the entire game against the top-ranked Mustangs Jan. 11.

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Lady Phantoms find adventure, experience in San Francisco tournament

Grand Canyon to California

When you want something, you set a goal and you go for it.

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Phantoms run over El Capitan, drop game to Ask Fork

After a West Coast Jamboree tournament, the Lady Phantoms won two in their return to northern Arizona.

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Grand Canyon Conservancy employees step up in rangers' absence

With no end in sight, employees of the Grand Canyon Conservancy have stepped up to try and fill the large shoes left by the rangers’ absence.

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Housing development near Grand Canyon halted for county violation

Affordable housing project in Tusayan on hold after discrepancy in flood plain

Mayor Craig Sanderson said the town received filing documents from the county floodplain administration and chose to voluntarily shut down the construction to work with the county directly instead of going through the court system.

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Visitors flock to Grand Canyon National Park in spite of limited services

Shutdown, not shut out

Michele Nguyen gazed out over the rim on a cold, clear, sunny day after Christmas.

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Phantoms fight hard in losses to Ash Fork, Rock Point; Lady Phantoms split

The Grand Canyon Phantoms took two tough losses before the winter break, bringing their record to 4-8 for the first half of the season.

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Coppery-red super blood moon visible Jan. 20

While last year’s solar eclipse may have stolen the show in terms of exciting astronomical events, January’s super wolf blood moon promises to be spectacular in its own right.

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Closure: Rector pleads guilty to 8-year-old’s 2014 murder, faces life in prison

Four years after the murder of Isabella “Bella” Grogan-Cannella, her family will finally get the closure they’ve been waiting for: Justin James Rector pleaded guilty to first-degree murder four months before his April 2019 trial.

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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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