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Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

  • A California congressman has dusted off a nearly century-old law in a bid to see the Hetch Hetchy Valley of Yosemite National Park drained and restored.

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Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

  • The body of a New York man who went out for a day hike in Mount Rainier National Park was recovered Tuesday.

  • Holiday tours have been scheduled for the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Ohio.

    Tours of the Garfield home during the week between Christmas and New Year’s will be available between 12 p.m.-5 p.m.

  • An upcoming mid-December event at Valley Forge National Historical Park has nothing to do with the holiday season, but plenty to do with the story of our nation: a reenactment of the desperate march by Washington's army to Valley Forge in search of shelter and safety.

  • It might have been the weather, the doldrums of the economy, or the fact that Great Smoky Mountains National Park's 75th anniversary is two years gone.