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American Indian village in Grand Canyon hit by flood welcomes back tourists


Arizona's Havasupai Tribe is welcoming back tourists after months spent repairing trails and clearing debris from a flood that swept through their reservation last summer. The reservation deep in a gorge off south side of the Grand Canyon reopened to the public June 1. Water from a summer thunderstorm surged through the canyon in mid-August, forcing the evacuations of hundreds of residents and tourists. Tribal members soon