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Black Hills caves to reopen for exploration

July 8, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The U.S. Forest Service imposed the ban in July 2010 to prevent the spread of a deadly bat disease.
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Forest Service considers re-opening bat caves

April 16, 2012 in The Daily Republic

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) The U.S. Forest Service is considering lifting a two-year closure of caves and abandoned mines in Colorado and several other states after imposing it in an effort to halt a deadly fungal outbreak that affects bats. Continue Reading

Payroll tax deadlock ends as House caves

December 22, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WASHINGTON (AP) House Republicans on Thursday caved to demands by President Barack Obama, congressional Democrats and fellow Republicans for a short-term renewal of payroll tax cuts for all workers. Continue Reading

Free tours offered at two SD caves

November 12, 2011 in The Daily Republic

JEWEL CAVE NATIONAL MONUMENT (AP) Jewel Cave National Monument and Wind Cave National Park are offering free tours throughout the weekend in honor of Veterans Day.
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