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From Trails To Exhibits, Parks Aim To Increase Accessibility


CAVE CITY, Ky. (AP) - Mammoth Cave National Park has upgraded a trail as part of a coordinated effort by the National Park Service to increase accessibility to disabled visitors.The Echo River Spring...

Olympia Closes Downtown Park Over Safety Concerns

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OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The City of Olympia is closing a downtown park it opened just four years ago because of ongoing violence and threats against park employees.KOMO reports that Artesian Commons Par...

State Lifts Campfire Ban In Coastal Parks Only

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SALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department has lifted a ban on campfires and open flames in Parks along the coast.The agency said Wednesday such campfires are still prohibited on oc...

Police: Body In Park Was Found On Fire

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UPPER ARLINGTON, Ohio (AP) - Police say a woman's body found in a park in Ohio over the weekend was on fire when authorities arrived.Police in the Columbus suburb of Upper Arlington initially reported...

Massachusetts Casino To Have Free Parking


SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) – The nearly $1 billion casino opening in Massachusetts next month will have free parking.A spokesman for MGM Springfield tells The Republican newspaper the casino's seven-stor...

2 Bags Of Human Remains Found In Bronx Park

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NEW YORK (AP) - Police say human remains have been found in a park in the Bronx just days after human remains were found in a Queens park.Police say the remains, which were in two plastic bags, were d...

Southern Indiana Park's Fire Tower Is Getting A Facelift

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SPENCER, Ind. (AP) – A fire tower that's been a popular attraction for decades at Indiana's oldest state park is getting a facelift.Renovation work began recently on the tower at McCormick's Creek Sta...

Man Trying To Park At Hotel Crashes Into Cars, Building

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RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) - Vermont state police say a man trying to park his car at a Rutland hotel accidentally crashed into the building and two parked cars.The 85-year-old driver was trying to park at the...

Wisconsin Dnr To Reinstate Park Rangers

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is changing course on a state Parks law enforcement policy that's less than a year old.The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that th...


Fayetteville Residents Sell Parking To High School Students

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Enterprising neighbors may need to go through some hoops if they want to keep charging Fayetteville High School students to park on their property.As a result of the chronic...

Parking Near Popular Horseshoe Bend Is Expanding

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PAGE, Ariz. (AP) - Parking for a popular tourist attraction where the Colorado River bends in the shape of a horseshoe is being expanded.The National Park Service says visitation at Horseshoe Bend nea...

$250K Raised For James River Park In Richmond

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Friends of James River Park has raised $250,000 for a 10-year master plan to help protect the Richmond park's future.The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that developing a mast...

Bean Donating $3 Million To National Parks Foundation

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FREEPORT, Maine (AP) - L.L. Bean is providing $3 million to the National Park Foundation's effort to promote Parks.The money will be used for the foundation's "Find Your Park" initiative that aims to...

South Dakota Trailhead Sees Parking Problem

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DEADWOOD, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota officials want to alleviate parking problems at the trailhead to Devil's Bathtub in the Black Hills. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that private lan...

Community Petitions To Save Local Park In Northwest Iowa

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SERGEANT BLUFF, Iowa (AP) - Residents in northwest Iowa have banded together to save their local park.The Sioux City Journal reports that Jon Anderson and his neighbors recently petitioned to save the...

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