PHOENIX (AP) — Former UNLV and New Mexico State head basketball coach Marvin Menzies is joining Grand Canyon University as an associate head coach.
Grand Canyon hires Marvin Menzies as assistant coach
PHOENIX (AP) — Grand Canyon has hired former UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies as an assistant coach.
The school announced Thursday Menzies will serve as associate coach to Dan...
Commissioners delay Red Rock Canyon housing development
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Plans for a 3,000-home development overlooking Red Rock Canyon west of Las Vegas have stalled pending federal approval for a roadway to the site.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The former superintendent of Grand Canyon National Park, who recently resigned after being cleared of allegations she created a hostile workplace, is taking a new job in...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Environmental organizations are suing the Trump administration over the approval a coal-mining project near a national park in southern Utah.
Montana court blocks drilling north of Yellowstone
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge has blocked an exploratory gold mining project on private land in the mountains north of Yellowstone National Park.
Indigenous leaders want less drilling near sacred sites
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Leaders of the Navajo Nation and Pueblo tribes expressed frustration Monday with federal oversight of oil and gas leases on public holdings near ancient Native American...
Rescued abandoned puppy turns out to be no puppy
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A man found an adorable newborn puppy in a Southern California canyon. But that puppy was no puppy — it was a coyote.
The San Diego Union-Tribune reported on Monday that San...
Herbicide to control invasive plants in Grand Canyon
GRAND CANYON, Ariz. (AP) — The National Park Service says it will apply cut-stump and occasional spot spray treatments of herbicide along Colorado River's banks in the Grand Canyon to control...
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Human remains discovered by a Utah climber may be those of a woman who has been missing more than a year.
The Daily Herald reports that a climber told police he found the...
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A bobcat struck by a police car on a canyon road in Southern California earlier this year has been released back into the wild after making a full recovery.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Dona Ana County Sheriff's detectives say they're investigating the discovery of skeletal human remains near the Baylor Canyon area of the Organ Mountains.
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a man who died April 3 in a fall over the edge of the Grand Canyon while alone at the national park was from Santa Rosa,...
SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — In the winter of 2009, my wife and I found a house that looked like a great place to start our family, a three-bedroom in a hilly subdivision surrounded by dry brush...
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Officials at the Grand Canyon say they're expanding programming at a historic watchtower where visitors can learn about Native American culture.
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — A lodging complex at the Grand Canyon's South Rim that is nearly 50 years old is being replaced.
The $30 million project to replace the Maswik South...
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — A man who died in a fall over the edge of the Grand Canyon this week was alone at the national park.
- The Santa Fe New MexicanPrescribed burn under way in Santa Fe Canyon watershedApril 17, 2019
- Daily Times-CallBlasting Set to Begin in State's Boulder Canyon Improvement ProjectApril 16, 2019
- Today's News-HeraldGrand Canyon is free on Earth DayApril 16, 2019
- Aiken StandardH-Canyon at SRS poses 'maintenance challenge,' DOE cleanup chief saysApril 16, 2019
- San Antonio Express-NewsSoftball: Judson third baseman comes up clutch, wins honorApril 15, 2019
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Members of Congress are gathering in Santa Fe this month to hold a hearing on the impact of oil and gas development on sites that tribes consider sacred.
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Another visitor has died at Grand Canyon National Park after a man fell 400 feet (122 meters) over the South Rim, authorities said Thursday.
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — A Los Angeles artist's lawsuit against a Grand Canyon hotel-restaurant that alleges he was negligently served gluten is now in federal court.
Judge restores Obama-era drilling ban in Arctic
President Donald Trump exceeded his authority when he reversed bans on offshore drilling in vast parts of the Arctic Ocean and dozens of canyons in the Atlantic Ocean, a U.S. judge said in a...
Southern California wildflower viewing crowds won’t stop
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) — The problem of overwhelming crowds flocking to see a super bloom of poppies in a Southern California canyon is no longer just a weekend issue.
Man dies while rappelling down cliff in Death Valley
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Federal authorities say a Southern California man died in a fall while rappelling down a 380-foot cliff in Death Valley National Park.
Avalanche at Cardiff Fork captures 6 people, injuring 3
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Six people were caught, and three of them were injured, in an avalanche in Cardiff Fork, located near Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Haley leads West Virginia over Grand Canyon 77-63 in CBI
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Jermaine Haley had 24 points as West Virginia defeated Grand Canyon 77-63 in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational on Wednesday night.
Crowds trek to California canyon for poppy bloom
- Globe NewswireGrand Canyon Education, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2019 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call DetailsApril 16, 2019
- Business WireAmericas Silver Announces Creation of a Precious Metal Growth CompanyApril 3, 2019
- Business WireHBO Selects Ivy Station as New Corporate HeadquartersApril 3, 2019
13-year-old Iowa boy dies in fall in Utah state park
IVINS, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a teenage boy has died after falling inside Snow Canyon State Park in southwestern Utah.
KUTV in Salt Lake City reports park officials say the incident...
New Mexico State routs Grand Canyon in WAC title game
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Grand Canyon coach Dan Majerle said his Antelopes ran out of gas.
New Mexico State junior Trevelin Queen said the Aggies were all gas and no brakes.
ATV protest ride leader turned lawmaker told to pay up
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Now that former San Juan County commissioner Phil Lyman is getting a government stipend as a state lawmaker, federal prosecutors want him to speed up paying off the $96,000...
Johnson lifts Grand Canyon past Utah Valley 78-74
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Carlos Johnson had a career-high 35 points as Grand Canyon narrowly beat Utah Valley 78-74 in the semifinals of the Western Athletic Conference Tourney on Friday...
Utah Valley meets Grand Canyon in WAC semis
Grand Canyon (19-12, 11-6) vs. Utah Valley (24-8, 13-4)
Western Athletic Conference Tourney Semifinals, Orleans Arena, Las Vegas; Friday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Carlos Johnson had a career-high 31 points as Grand Canyon beat Seattle 84-75 in the quarterfinals of the Western Athletic Conference Tournament on Thursday night.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The first female superintendent of Grand Canyon National Park resigned Thursday, less than three years after she took the helm of one of the country's most popular tourist...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the resignation of the Grand Canyon National Park superintendent (all times local):
Grand Canyon meets Seattle in WAC quarters
No. 6 seed Seattle (18-13, 6-10) vs. No. 3 seed Grand Canyon (18-12, 10-6)
Western Athletic Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Orleans Arena, Las Vegas; Thursday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
No uranium ore exposure for Grand Canyon park employees
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say preliminary findings indicate no current uranium ore exposure for employees and visitors at Grand Canyon National Park.
Seattle tops Grand Canyon 83-76 in OT
SEATTLE (AP) — Terrell Brown and Morgan Means scored 21 points apiece as Seattle got past Grand Canyon 83-76 in overtime on Saturday. Means also had six rebounds for the Redhawks.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ellsworth Kolb left Pittsburgh in 1900 with $2 in his pocket. He nearly ended up in China.
After working his way across the country to San Francisco, he signed on with the...
Idaho ‘ghost trail’ on the cusp of making a comeback
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Andrew Mackey was glassing for mule deer on the steep, tawny slopes of the Snake River breaks on the Craig Mountain Wildlife Management Area south of Lewiston when he...
2 avalanches close down Utah roads
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Authorities in Utah say two avalanches have led to road closures in Provo Canyon and Alta.
Authorities closed westbound lanes in one part of Highway 189 and eastbound...
Grand Canyon looks to extend streak vs Seattle
Grand Canyon (18-11, 10-5) vs. Seattle (17-13, 5-10)
Redhawk Center, Seattle; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Grand Canyon looks for its seventh straight win in the head-to-head...
OREM, Utah (AP) — Jake and Connor Toolson combined to score 37 points and Utah Valley defeated Grand Canyon 82-70 Thursday night in the battle for second place in the Western Athletic...
Another skier rescued in Jackson Hole
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Another lost skier has been rescued in Grand Teton National Park in northwest Wyoming.
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort spokeswoman Anna Cole says resort ski patrollers...
Utah Valley looks to extend streak vs Grand Canyon
Grand Canyon (18-10, 10-4) vs. Utah Valley (21-8, 10-4)
UCCU Events Center, Orem, Utah; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Utah Valley looks for its sixth straight conference win...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The superintendent of Grand Canyon National Park has not returned to her job nearly a month after being cleared of accusations that she created a hostile work environment,...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the Grand Canyon superintendent (all times local):
An attorney for the Grand Canyon superintendent says he advised her not to return...
Finke carries Grand Canyon past CS Bakersfield 73-69
PHOENIX (AP) — Michael Finke had 26 points and 10 rebounds as Grand Canyon narrowly beat Cal State Bakersfield 73-69 on Saturday night.