Hualapai Tribe

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A coalition of environmental groups Monday plan to file a motion to stop a hydropower and dam proposal in the Little Colorado River Gorge. They say it represents a grave threat to the environment, endangered species and tribal sacred sites. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.


Deidra Peaches, Courtesy of Grand Canyon Trust

A new website tells stories from five Native leaders about their cultural and spiritual ties to the Grand Canyon. The images, videos, and audio clips gathered on the site are part of a larger effort to improve education about the Grand Canyon’s indigenous history. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny spoke about the project with Sarana Riggs, program manager at the nonprofit Grand Canyon Trust. 


Grand Canyon West

Officials at the Grand Canyon Skywalk are considering whether more security is needed after a man jumped to his death.

Official: Man Jumps To Death At Grand Canyon Skywalk

Sep 30, 2019
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Authorities are trying to locate the body of a man who climbed over a safety barrier at the Grand Canyon Skywalk and apparently jumped to his death.

Crews are working to recover the body of a tourist who slipped and fell over a Grand Canyon lookout.

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