Don Young wary of national monuments

...administration wants to designate national monuments to halt development. Young said in...region could be declared a national monument to stop the proposed Pebble Mine. Another possible national monument designation is Teshekpuk Lake on the...
Regional News
Navajo family fighting to stay on monument land

WUPATKI NATIONAL MONUMENT, Ariz. - Before an expanse of grassland...northern Arizona was declared a national monument, it was home to hundreds of Navajos...Navajo families left Wupatki National Monument too, either voluntarily or under pressure...
Bush would move Interior Department to the West

...economies.Bush said his plan would steer money currently used to make new federal land acquisitions, designate new national monuments and wilderness toward a $11.5 billion backlog in maintenance and improvements at national parks across the country. He...
Nation and World
Paris unites in solidarity, then scatters in panic

...cathedral. Scores of police patrolled, their hands on their weapons. Police cars surrounded all sides of the 850-year-old monument.Michael Staubes, a 70-year-old retired Virginia native now living in Paris, put his hand to his forehead in distress...
Nation and World
Aleutian Islands honored in WWII monument

Mention national monuments and it tends to bring...declared a different kind of monument for Alaska's the Pacific National Monument along with locations in...California. Bush said the monument will remind generations...
Locals help explore international Klondike Gold Rush trail

...intrepid souls to Alaska and the Yukon. For decades, modern travelers have been following in their footsteps, visiting parks, monuments and historic sites relating to the most famous of northward rushes. Until now, there hasn't been a formally designated...
Thanks for backing Glacier Valley students

...Smithsonian this spring. During their stay in DC, our students toured the Smithsonian museums and visited many national monuments and memorials. There is not enough room to list all of the donors who have contributed to this project, but we would like...
National monument status urged for Arctic refuge

...Obama is being urged to bestow national monument status on the Arctic National Wildlife...Washington's birthplace in Virginia. National monument status could put an estimated 11 billion...wilderness and cultural resources." Pro-monument forces gathered in front of the U.S...
Prospectus for special use permits on Admiralty Island National Monument available

...Zoological Area on Admiralty Island National Monument. This prospectus is being issued to...VanOrmer, Admiralty Island National Monument Ranger (Attention Jennifer Berger...m. at the Admiralty Island National Monument offices at the above address. For information...
Soldotna dedicates Purple Heart monument

...formal ceremony in the park for its Purple Heart monument, which commemorates United States soldiers wounded...initiative and raising the funds to create the monument.Nelson said the monument, carved from a block of red Italian marble...


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