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The park has confirmed norovirus from at least one rafting trip. Reported symptoms include nausea, stomach cramping/pain, vomiting and diarrhea.

May 17, 2022
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A new program to check out subscriptions for Williams-Grand Canyon News is now being offered at Tusayan Town Hall through the Tusayan Library.

By Loretta McKenney May 17, 2022
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The species was listed as endangered in 1991, however, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed downlisting the razorback sucker to threatened last summer.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News May 17, 2022
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Grand Canyon School’s Janna Radarian’s eighth grade class visited Tusayan Town Hall May 4 to learn about city government and local media.

May 17, 2022
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The Grand Canyon Visitor Center has opened for the season.

May 17, 2022
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Some may ask, “how long have the ravens lived here?”

May 17, 2022
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A Cinco de Mayo celebration was held at the Grand Canyon Rec Center May 5.

May 10, 2022
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Grand Canyon High School celebrated prom May 6.

May 10, 2022
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A group of Native American students from Grand Canyon School enjoyed a field trip to Bearizona and the Grand Canyon Deer Farm May 6.

May 10, 2022
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The U.S Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced May 4 a subspecies of butterfly found in northern Arizona, Utah, Colorado and New Mexico is now listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News May 10, 2022
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Officials from Energy Fuels Resources said that environmentalists and some Arizona tribes claim that their work at a uranium mine near the Grand Canyon will contaminate underground aquifers, is unsubstantiated.

By By Stan Bindell, Williams-Grand Canyon News May 10, 2022
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The Havasupai Tribe deep in a gorge off the Grand Canyon in northern Arizona announced May 6 that it is extending the pandemic-prompted closure of its reservation through the 2022 tourism season.

May 6, 2022
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GRAND CANYON, Ariz. - The North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park will open on Sunday, May 15 at 6 a.m. to mark the official start of the 2022 season. Grand Canyon Lodge and Grand Canyon Trail Rides will also commence their 2022 seasonal operations on this date.

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Federal water officials have announced they'll keep hundreds of billions of gallons of Colorado River water inside Lake Powell instead of letting it flow downstream to southwestern states and Mexico.

By SAM METZ , Associated Press May 5, 2022
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William “Billy” Chandler Woods of Flagstaff, Arizona, pled guilty April 8.

May 3, 2022
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The historic wooden sign, which marks the first officially recognized section of the Arizona National Scenic Trail, is getting a new permanent home.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News May 3, 2022
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The second annual Festival of Arts will take place at Raptor Ranch/Bedrock Park July 2, and is currently seeking vendors for the event.

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The following is a list of calls from the South Rim District Report for the period ending April 9.

May 3, 2022
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Beginning May 5, Stage 1 fire and smoking restrictions go into effect on the Williams and Tusayan Districts of Kaibab National Forest, the entirety of the Coconino National Forest, state lands and the town of Tusayan.

May 3, 2022
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Glen Canyon Dam recently received the 3rd International Milestone High Concrete Dam Project Award, which honors engineering achievements in high concrete dam technology.

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"I would say there is a very good chance as the water level drops that we are going to find additional human remains," Las Vegas police Lt. Ray Spencer.

By Associated Press May 2, 2022
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As a senior, Pearce encourages other students to apply for these and other programs.

By Loretta McKenney April 26, 2022
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Aramark buys Grand Canyon Lodge on North Rim
Acquisition of Forever Resort properties include lodging at Bryce Canyon, Big Bend and others

Grand Canyon Lodge on the North Rim is under new ownership after Aramark, a Fortune 500 company based out of Pennsylvania, announced it had acquired a collection of premier Forever Resorts properties April 14.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News April 26, 2022
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Elijah Jamal Asani, Grand Canyon Conservancy’s next Artist in Residence describes himself as an anti-disciplinary artist to dissipate labeling or boxing in creatively.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News April 26, 2022
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An eight-week domestic violence awareness class will be held at the Grand Canyon starting May 4.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News April 26, 2022