- Semi rollover leads to oil spill in Provo Canyon Updated: Nov-28-15 4:41 pm
PROVO, Utah - A semitruck hauling two tankers of crude oil rolled over Saturday, forcing authorities to shut down Provo Canyon.
- Research: Major fault near reactors links to 2nd crack Updated: Nov-28-15 11:05 am
LOS ANGELES - Research has found that an earthquake fault near California's Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant is linked to another fault farther north, potentially making it capable of stronger shaking.
- Texas Canyon rest areas on I-10 to be closed for 6 months Updated: Nov-26-15 3:20 am
BENSON, Arizona - The Texas Canyon rest areas on Interstate 10 east of Benson in southeastern Arizona will be closed for renovations starting next Tuesday for the next six months.
- Hidden grove showcases largest trees in Columbia Gorge Updated: Nov-25-15 10:30 am
WILLARD, Washington - To find the largest waterfalls in the Columbia River Gorge, all that's required is a drive out Interstate 84 to the many viewpoints and trailheads east of Portland.
- Gladie Visitor Center closing for the winter on Wednesday Updated: Nov-24-15 5:01 pm
WINCHESTER, Kentucky - The Daniel Boone National Forest says the Gladie Visitor Center in the Red River Gorge is closing on Wednesday for the winter and will reopen in early March.
- Grand Canyon dominates Mississippi Valley State 94-60 Updated: Nov-24-15 12:24 am
PHOENIX - Grandy Glaze shot 11 for 12 for 22 points to go along with 10 rebounds as Grand Canyon beat Mississippi Valley State 94-60 Monday night.
- BHSU to compete at NCAAs in late teammate's memory Updated: Nov-20-15 11:03 am
SPEARFISH, South Dakota - In spirit, the late Gage McSpadden will be running with his Black Hills State University cross country teammates at the NCAA Division II Championships on Saturday in Joplin, Missouri.
- Russell leads Grand Canyon to 79-46 win over Alcorn State Updated: Nov-20-15 12:29 am
PHOENIX - DeWayne Russell scored 14 points and Joshua Braun added 13 with three steals to lead Grand Canyon to a 79-46 victory over Alcorn State on Thursday night.
- Opponents ask federal court to stop Christo project Updated: Nov-18-15 7:29 pm
DENVER - Residents fighting the artist Christo's dream of draping fabric over the Arkansas River in southern Colorado asked a federal appeals court on Wednesday to throw out permission for the artwork it considers an "industrial scale project" that could harm wildlife, the river and people who live along the winding canyon.
- Route to North Rim of the Grand Canyon set to close Dec. 1 Updated: Nov-18-15 10:38 am
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Arizona - The highway to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon is scheduled to close for the winter on Dec. 1 but the state Department of Transportation says the closure could occur earlier if there's heavy snowfall in the area before then.
- Daniel Boone National Forest waiving some fees on Wednesday Updated: Nov-10-15 4:00 am
WINCHESTER, Kentucky - The Daniel Boone National Forest is waiving fees on Wednesday at several recreation areas in honor of Veterans Day.
- NIST recommends using hazard scale to fight fires Updated: Nov-09-15 1:58 pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - A federal study has found that most homes destroyed by the 2012 Waldo Canyon fire in Colorado Springs were ignited by other burning homes.
- Hikers find human bones in remote San Diego County canyon Updated: Nov-09-15 8:38 am
SAN DIEGO - San Diego County authorities are investigating after hikers came upon human bones in a remote, mountainous area of eastern San Diego County.
- Emergency phone installed near site of fatal avalanche Updated: Nov-08-15 2:44 pm
AMERICAN FORK CANYON, Utah - An emergency phone system is in place near the site of an avalanche that killed 21-year-old Brigham Young University student Ashleigh Cox.
- Utah County residents voice Snowbird Ski resort concerns Updated: Nov-07-15 1:24 pm
PROVO, Utah - Some Utah County residents want Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort to keep development plans out of their area.
- Few answers weeks after fatal crash in Glenwood Canyon Updated: Nov-05-15 11:42 am
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado - Authorities are still investigating the death of a 20-year-old man who was struck and killed in Glenwood Canyon.
- Wild Rogue backpacking route opens in Southern Oregon Updated: Nov-04-15 10:35 am
MARIAL, Oregon - A 25-mile backpacking route in southwest Oregon's Wild Rogue Wilderness has been restored.
- Feds propose plans to bolster Snake River fall chinook Updated: Nov-03-15 7:19 pm
BOISE, Idaho - Federal authorities are looking at returning Snake River fall chinook salmon above the Hells Canyon Complex of dams as part of a plan to eventually lift Endangered Species Act protections.
- Grand Canyon replacing composting toilets at campground Updated: Nov-03-15 5:02 am
GRAND CANYON, Arizona - A 25-year-old set of composting toilets at a small Grand Canyon campground is being replaced.
- Phoenix area takes note when quakes rattle central Arizona Updated: Nov-02-15 5:02 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona is regularly rattled by small earthquakes, but every now and then the ground shakes hard enough to be felt in its populous Phoenix metro area.
- Youth art contest part of New River Gorge Wildflower Weekend Updated: Nov-02-15 2:04 am
GLEN JEAN, West Virginia - The National Park Service is holding a youth art contest for students in Fayette, Nicholas, Raleigh and Summers counties.