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All three types of the COVID vaccine will be available, including booster doses. Participants should bring their vaccine card.

November 30, 2021
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The entrance gate on State Route 67, which provides vehicular access to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon closed Nov. 30. The general store and gas station are also now closed.

November 30, 2021
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The town of Tusayan held a turkey distribution for residents and town employees Nov. 19 at Grand Canyon National Park Airport in Tusayan.

November 30, 2021
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Grand Canyon’s South Rim transitions to winter operations Dec. 1
Visitors should prepare for winter driving conditions, closures

Starting Dec. 1, visitors to Grand Canyon National Park should prepare for modified changes in operations.

November 30, 2021
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Throughout November, Grand Canyon National Park recognized Indigenous people during Native American Heritage Month.

November 30, 2021
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Most springs and wells in a vast region of northern Arizona known for its high-grade uranium ore meet federal drinking water standards despite decades of uranium mining, U.S. scientists found.

By By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press November 30, 2021
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Most springs and wells in a vast region of northern Arizona known for its high-grade uranium ore meet federal drinking water standards despite decades of uranium mining, U.S. scientists found.

By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press November 24, 2021
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World renowned American cellist Yo-Yo Ma recently visited northern Arizona, including Grand Canyon National Park and the Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff.

November 23, 2021
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In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the National Park Service and Grand Canyon School have been highlighting the heritage, culture and experience of Indigenous people of the area.

November 23, 2021
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“One of the main findings of our paper was that baseflow deliveries out of the Upper Colorado River Basin are projected to decline and that’s despite potential increases in precipitation,” Miller said.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News November 23, 2021
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Some conservationists hailed Sams’ confirmation Nov. 18 as a commitment to equitable partnership with tribes, the original stewards of the land.

By By Andrew Selsky, Associated Press November 23, 2021
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The ranch along State Route 82 east of Sonoita includes part of a wildlife corridor that links the Whetstone, Mustang, and Huachuca mountains.

By Associated Press November 23, 2021
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Regas will live and work at the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park from Nov. 16 to Dec. 8.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News November 23, 2021
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Lethal removal was one of the tools outlined in a 2017 plan approved after an environmental review, but the guidelines weren’t established until more recently with the pilot program this fall.

By By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press November 16, 2021
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Three mule rides to Phantom Ranch is what it took to convince Lisa “Tex” Parker that at some point she would have to come back to the Grand Canyon to work.

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Chase Bank closing Grand Canyon branch
NPS, local leaders seek banking solution to serve Grand Canyon and surrounding communities

Grand Canyon National Park announced the impending closure of Chase Bank Nov. 10 at a community stakeholder meeting.

By By Lo Frisby, Williams-Grand Canyon News November 16, 2021
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This year, Grand Canyon National Park’s (GCNP) Green Team will celebrate America Recycles Day by introducing new “BearSaver” containers on the South Rim.

By By Lo Frisby, Williams-Grand Canyon News November 16, 2021
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The carnival featured costumes, games, prizes food, drinks and more.

November 9, 2021
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Volunteer opportunities will likely become available once the project is underway.

By By Lo Frisby, Williams-Grand Canyon News November 9, 2021
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Grand Canyon National Park said it will continue to educate world communities in how important the canyon is to tribal members.

November 9, 2021
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The event was enjoyed by residents of Tusayan, Grand Canyon Village and Valle.

November 9, 2021
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Approximately 3,200 acres are scheduled to be ignited at the following specific locations Nov. 8-12.

November 9, 2021
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The tourism association will host virtual and in-person forums for the park service to hear from tribes.

By Associated Press November 9, 2021
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Tetrapods are all four-limbed living land-animals; amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals who descended from their last common ancestor around 365 million years ago.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News November 5, 2021
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Despite favorable conditions after a remarkable monsoon, the November flood is a no-go.

By Associated Press November 3, 2021

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