On June 30, President Abraham Lincoln signed the historic Yosemite Grant Act, which protected Yosemite Valley and established the national park system.
Capital Public Radio has coverage of the anniversary celebration.
Stories From Yosemite
The river running through Yosemite National Park briefly flooded its banks and a sheriff in California's Central Valley organized an airdrop of feed for 30 cows stranded downstream by rising waters as a heat wave melts record snow in the mountains.
The search resumed today for a man missing in Yosemite since last Wednesday.
A mapping tool to track the bears of Yosemite National Park is now available to the general public.
Yosemite National Park has reopened an area where a woman was struck and killed by a ponderosa pine tree on Sunday.
Yosemite Valley is set to reopen for day-use visitors Tuesday morning after being closed due to flood concerns.
Heavy rain through this week is raising the possibility of flooding in Yosemite National Park. This could cause the park to close.
A yellow-legged frog that was once the most abundant amphibian in the Sierra Nevada is now the most rare. But a new study finds the frog population in Yosemite National Park shows signs of slow recovery after decades of severe decline.
National Park Services Superintendent Don Neubacher resigned from his position amid cases of gender bias and sexual harassment at Yosemite National Park. McClatchy reporter Michael Doyle joins us to talk more about the story.
(AP) - Officials say Yosemite National Park will add 400 acres of meadows and forest in its largest expansion in nearly 70 years.
It has been a busy fire season across California. But there are fewer fires in the state’s 18 U.S. national forests so far this year, compared to 2015.
Scenes From Yosemite
History and Celebrations
Learn more this national park and its history here.
To check out a schedule of events, click here.
CapRadio Listeners Describe Favorite Yosemite Spots
We asked listeners to tell us their favorite landmarks in Yosemite. Here are some of the responses.