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Yosemite Fire: Half Dome Cables to Reopen; Fire Breaks Out in Shasta County

September 11, 2014 | 9:20 am

Yosemite Fire: Half Dome Cables to Reopen; Fire Breaks Out in Shasta County

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As containment increases, officials start to reopen access to the popular attraction.

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California Wildfires: Oakhurst Threat Eases, North State Battle Continues

August 20, 2014 | 3:00 pm

California Wildfires: Oakhurst Threat Eases, North State Battle Continues

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Fast-moving fire near southern gateway to Yosemite threatens hundreds of homes and prompts evacuations.

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A Year After Rim Fire, Debate Sparks Over Replanting Trees

August 18, 2014 | 7:23 am

A Year After Rim Fire, Debate Sparks Over Replanting Trees

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Scientists work on recovery plan for vast swaths of burned-out forest in and near Yosemite.

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Yosemite Bans Wilderness Campfires

July 17, 2014 | 1:55 pm

Yosemite Bans Wilderness Campfires

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Warning is issued as drought and dry lightning kindle fears of a repeat of last year’s Rim Fire.

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At 150, Yosemite’s Roots Go Deep

June 27, 2014 | 3:53 pm

At 150, Yosemite’s Roots Go Deep

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It’s been 150 years since Lincoln preserved Yosemite, and the park is celebrating by boosting conservation efforts.

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Channeling Buffalo Soldiers: National Parks Seek to Draw More Black Visitors

June 6, 2014 | 4:28 pm

Channeling Buffalo Soldiers: National Parks Seek to Draw More Black Visitors

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This weekend, history buffs relive trek made to the Sierra more than a century ago by black Army troops.

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‘Yosemite HD II’: An Awe-Inspiring Time-Lapse Video

March 3, 2014 | 11:26 am

‘Yosemite HD II’: An Awe-Inspiring Time-Lapse Video

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Project Yosemite visited two dozen locations on nine trips to the national park. The result is surreal.

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Yosemite Kicks Off Its First-Ever Film Festival

February 26, 2014 | 1:40 pm

Yosemite Kicks Off Its First-Ever Film Festival

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Event is part of celebration of 150th anniversary of federal land grant that set aside Yosemite Valley.

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The Shutdown’s Over, and Yosemite’s Open Again

October 16, 2013 | 9:42 pm

The Shutdown’s Over, and Yosemite’s Open Again

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No sooner had Congress voted to end the shutdown than the iconic national park announced it was open.

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Envisioning the Size of the Rim Fire on a Map of the South Bay

September 4, 2013 | 2:41 pm

Envisioning the Size of the Rim Fire on a Map of the South Bay

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The National Weather Service illustrates how large an area 370 square miles is to coastal residents.

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