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
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.
If you want to learn more about the largest wildfire ever in the Sierra Nevada, the 2013 Rim Fire, the Stanislaus National Forest is providing an audio tour for your drive.
The First Family spent part of Father’s Day Weekend in Yosemite Park and so did Insight's Senior Producer Jen Picard and her family. She’ll share her family’s story and what the weekend was like.
President Barack Obama and the First Family are headed to Yosemite this weekend to celebrate the 100th anniversary of America’s national park system. People who live in the town of Atwater, where Obama will land, lined up Friday to catch a glimpse.
The federally threatened California red-legged frog and the Western pond turtle will be reintroduced to Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks, and Lake Tahoe National Forest.
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.