Grand Canyon Contract

New contractor at the Grand Canyon

Officials have awarded a temporary contract for a concessionaire to provide services at the The Grand Canyon’s South Rim.

Hawaii Volcano

Lava flow grows in Hawaii

Lava flowing in a rural Hawaii town continues to slow down and is estimated to reach a shopping center in about eight days.

Obit Hurricane Scale Simpson

Developer of hurricane wind scale dies

Bob Simpson, a meteorologist who co-developed the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale which estimates potential property damage, has died.