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Hualapai Chairman Damon Clarke told a Senate committee Wednesday that getting access to Colorado River water is “the only feasible solution” for his tribe, whose wells are failing under the stress of the continuing drought.

By Morgan Fischer, Cronkite News August 2, 2022
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Naturally dark night skies play an important role in protecting wildlife and preserving park ecosystems.

By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News July 26, 2022
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As of July 22, the Dragon Fire, located on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park, grew to approximately 733 acres and has 47 personnel assigned.

July 26, 2022
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“We need to work together with the Department of Interior to provide a stable future for our Navajo people who are directly impacted by the receding water levels of Lake Powell," said Council Delegate Paul Begay.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News July 19, 2022
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Her grandfather is believed to have been the first fire lookout in Arizona, stationed at the Woody Mountain tree stand near Flagstaff in 1910.

By By Joan Meiners, Associated Press July 19, 2022
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Early voting for the Aug. 2, Primary Election started July 6.

July 19, 2022
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BEAVER CREEK – Resources have responded to the 70-plus-acre Casner Fire, located north of Beaver Creek Wilderness on Tuesday, July 12.

By By Vyto Starinskas, Courtesy of the Verde Independent July 13, 2022
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SEDONA – The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office has identified a man who drowned after jumping into Oak Creek on Saturday, July 9.

By By Vyto Starinskas, Courtesy of the Verde Independent July 13, 2022
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Low Lake Powell water levels could unravel years of native fish restoration work at Grand Canyon
More predatory small mouth bass recently discovered below Glen Canyon

For National Park Service fisheries biologist Jeff Arnold, it was a moment he’d been dreading.

By By Brittany Peterson, Associated Press July 12, 2022
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The Page Springs Hatchery is located near Cornville, about a two-hour drive north of Phoenix.

July 12, 2022
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A suspect has been named in the death of a Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office (YCSO) deputy, who was shot in Cordes Lakes June 28.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News July 5, 2022
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Arizona State Parks and Trails is updating its reservation system to support the needs of nearly three million visitors annually.

July 5, 2022
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In 2021, President Joe Biden restored two sprawling national monuments in southern Utah — Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante — reversing a decision by President Donald Trump.

By By Sam Metz, Associated Press June 23, 2022
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In a statement, President Joe Biden called firefighters “some of the bravest men and women among us, and the backbones of our communities, protecting our homes, businesses, schools, and families from catastrophe.”

By By Morgan Fischer, Cronkite News June 23, 2022
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Yellowstone National Park will partially reopen at 8 a.m. June 22, after catastrophic flooding destroyed bridges and roads and drove out thousands of tourists.

By Associated Press June 21, 2022
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The Navajo Interagency Hotshot Crew is currently assigned to the Black Fire on the Gila National Forest near Silver City, New Mexico.

June 21, 2022
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Montana's largest city restarted its water plant June 16 after shutting it down amid record flooding that's caused widespread damage in Yellowstone National Park and surrounding communities.

By By Matthew Brown and Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press June 16, 2022
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Raging floodwaters that pulled houses into rivers and forced rescues by air and boat began to slowly recede June 14 across the Yellowstone region, leaving tourists and others stranded.

By By Amy Beth Hanson and Matthew Brown, Associated Press June 14, 2022
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Health officials urged Arizonans not to panic about the rare disease, which is rarely fatal.

By Troy Hill, Cronkite News June 14, 2022
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A tribal police officer was fatally shot during a traffic stop on a reservation in Arizona and the suspect was killed in a subsequent shootout that left another officer wounded, officials said June 3.

By Associated Press June 7, 2022
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The BLM recently approved the Grand Canyon West 69 kV Interconnection Project that will modernize energy infrastructure, strengthen grid reliability and provide broadband communication services to Grand Canyon West.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News May 31, 2022
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Western water experts, however, say they aren't necessarily cause for concern.

By By Suman Nashadham, Associated Press May 25, 2022
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Along with restricting campfires and smoking, the forests' heightened restrictions prohibit or impose limits on activities such as shooting, welding, using chain saws, running generators and driving motor vehicles off roads.

By Associated Press May 25, 2022
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ADOT has debuted its “On the road with ADOT” podcast.

May 24, 2022
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Two other dams — on the Fort Apache Reservation in Arizona and the Crow Creek Reservation in Montana — will also get a share of the $29 million

By By Stephen Groves, Associated Press May 18, 2022

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