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Unmanned aircraft prohibited in America's National Parks

...and park visitor safety concerns.Last September, an unmanned aircraft flew above evening visitors seated in the Mount Rushmore National Memorial Amphitheater. Park rangers concerned for visitors' safety confiscated the unmanned aircraft...
Obama, lawmakers to hold meeting on shutdown

...America roped off its most hallowed symbols: the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia, the Statue of Liberty in New York, Mount Rushmore in South Dakota, the Washington Monument.Its natural wonders - the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, the Smoky Mountains...
Are we putting history in a moving van?

...Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, with NAFTA's seal of approval. The Alamo from San Antonio, Texas, to Mexico City. Mount Rushmore from the Black Hills of South Dakota to Beverly Hills, Calif., 90210. The USS Constitution from Boston Harbor...
'Rushmore' makes the grade

...discovered in ``Groundhog Day,'' is still yes. But that's okay if you meet life with Max's dogged can-do (even if you can't) spirit and irrepressible zeal. Who knows? One day you might find your face carved into Mount Rushmore.
No break this spring at the gas pump

...tourist destinations are offering gas vouchers of as much as $50 to talk people out of giving up and staying home. At Mount Rushmore, only about 37,000 people decided in March that seeing the four granite-etched presidential sculptures was worth...
A gift of wilderness

...across 12 states including Alaska, and though relatively unknown compared to parks like Yellowstone, Yosemite, Mount Rushmore or the Grand Canyon, their very vastness represents a resource of enormous importance to us - a diverse trove of wild...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...can-do (even if you can't) spirit and irrepressible zeal. Who knows? One day you might find your face carved into Mount Rushmore. Share this page: Print Email Digg Twitter Yahoo! Archives Movie review 'Rushmore' makes the grade 030499...
Koester will attempt to close out a marathon in all 50 states

...I'm crazy." Koester said her most memorable marathon was also her most difficult. She was all set to race in the Mount Rushmore marathon in South Dakota and scouted the downhill route into Rapid City before the race. The 26.2-mile race was...
Waylon Robert Beard

...months old, he traveled to North Dakota; at 5 months, to Minnesota; and at 6 months, to South Dakota and even saw Mount Rushmore. Later, he traveled to Alaska to see where his mother was born and raised. "Everywhere he went, whether as close...


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