Grand Canyon

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Authorities say four people who survived when a sightseeing helicopter crashed at the Grand Canyon earlier this month are still hospitalized in critical condition.

The Arizona Republic

A helicopter crash that killed three British tourists and left four others critically injured happened on tribal land in the Grand Canyon where air tours are not as highly regulated as those inside the national park.



A federal watchdog says a now former Grand Canyon National Park manager sexually harassed an intern over several months.

The U.S. government could shut down soon if a spending deal is not reached. If that happens, officials with the Department of the Interior are telling national parks to try to stay open in limited capacity. KNAU’s Justin Regan has more. 

Weber Shandwick

The railway that travels to the Grand Canyon saw an increase in ridership last year, even without December figures.