News from the Field

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Woman Missing in Grand Canyon

Rangers are searching Grand Canyon National Park for a 21-year-old woman who went missing during a private 30-day boat trip on Saturday. Kaitlin Anne Kenney, of Englewood, Colorado, was last seen... Read More

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Judge Halts Polar Bear Habitat Protection

A U.S. federal court in Alaska has overturned a rule put in place by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that would protect over 187,000 miles of the state's coastline as designated critical polar... Read More

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Lance Apologizes Ahead of Oprah Interview

Lance Armstrong has reportedly been making the rounds with apologies in advance of his interview with Oprah, which tapes this afternoon. The Livestrong Foundation told ABC News that he gathered a... Read More

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Yellow Recycled Sewage Snow Prompts Concern

A northern Arizona ski resort’s effort to use treated sewage effluent to make snow, the first such initiative of its kind, has hit a few snags. After winning a legal battle against... Read More

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Snowboard Sales, Participation Decline

Good news: snowboarding might once again be an outsider sport. According to trade group SIA, sales of snowboard equipment have dropped 21 percent over the last four years, while ski sales grew... Read More