Tag: National parks

US national parks to slash number of free days for visitors

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — National parks in the U.S. will sharply drop the number of days they allow visitors to get in for free, a...
Protesters call national park plan for Utah monument a ploy

SALT LAKE CITY — Environmental groups on Tuesday blasted a legislative proposal by U.S. Rep. Chris Stewart that would create a small national park...
Court keeps ban on new mining claims around Grand Canyon

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — A U.S. appeals court has kept in place an Obama-era ban on new mining claims around the Grand Canyon, but a...
Yellowstone rams catch disease causing unsightly mouth sores

BOZEMAN, Mont. — Yellowstone National Park officials say multiple bighorn rams have caught a viral disease that causes unsightly mouth sores. ...
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STANTON, N.D. — The National Park Service has named a new superintendent for the Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site at Stanton. ...
2017 eclipse showered Wyoming with visitors and money

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Nearly 192,000 people traveled to Wyoming to view last summer's total solar eclipse, boosting the state's economy by an estimated $63.5...
AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Moore and their odd orbit of claims

WASHINGTON — The orbit of odd political claims stretched from Utah canyons to the looming Alabama Senate race to crazy-as-usual Washington in recent days. ...
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BOZEMAN, Mont. — A creek that flows into the northeastern corner of Yellowstone National Park is set to be removed from a list of...
AP FACT CHECK: Trump on monuments, econ; Moore on accusers

WASHINGTON — The orbit of odd political claims stretched from Utah canyons to the looming Alabama Senate race to crazy-as-usual Washington in recent days. ...
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TOPEKA, Kan. — An $18,000 grant from the National Park Service has moved a nonprofit closer to refurbishing the facade of a building where...

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