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Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

  • A 21-year-old New York woman, Casey Nocket, was identified Wednesday by the National Park Service as the prime suspect involved in painting images on rock outcrops in at least eight Western national parks.

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  • Finding ways to get students to parks is an ongoing challenge, especially with school budgets for field trips facing cuts in many areas. Those difficulties are magnified in places like Big Bend National Park, since it's many a mile from the park to the neighboring towns.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

  • Whether you use social media or still rely on old fashioned snapshots, you've probably seen—and perhaps participated in—a picture of a group doing something slightly goofy during a trip to a park.

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