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National Parks reopen after Congress ends shutdown

It’s Thursday Oct. 17 and Rudy Everson is back to work as the information officer for the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. He’s been furloughed since Oct. 1, like most of the park’s staff, due to the federal government shutdown. The U.S. Congress voted to end the shutdown on Oct. 16. Everson said crews have been reopening […]