Wallenda To Take On Niagara Falls On Tightrope

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Nik Wallenda can't visit a new place without envisioning a wire strung high above his head: Linking buildings, landmarks, nations. Even as a 6-year-old at Niagara Falls with his parents, he pictured walking a tightrope over the raging, whitewater maw....

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  • Falls won't be shut off until 2019 or later, parks official says - Buffalo News
    NIAGARA FALLS – The regional head of the state parks system said Wednesday that the American side of ... since Nik Wallenda walked across the ...
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  • Falls won’t be shut off until 2019 or later, parks official says - Buffalo News
    NIAGARA FALLS – The regional head of the state parks system said Wednesday that the American side of ... since Nik Wallenda walked across the ...
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    NIAGARA FALLS – The regional head of the New York State Parks said Wednesday that Niagara Falls ... since Nik Wallenda walked across the Falls
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  • Falls won’t be shut off until 2019 or later, parks chief says - Buffalo News
    NIAGARA FALLS – The regional head of the New York State Parks said Wednesday that Niagara Falls ... since Nik Wallenda walked across the Falls
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  • Tourism officials' ideas flowing on marketing a dry Niagara Falls - Buffalo News
    Nik Wallenda crossed a high wire above the falls ... and see it,” Niagara Parks Commission Chairwoman Janice Thomson told the Niagara Falls ...
    01/26/2016 - 9:37 am | View Link
  • Tourism officials’ ideas flowing on marketing a dry Niagara Falls - Buffalo News
    Nik Wallenda crossed a high wire above the falls ... and see it,” Niagara Parks Commission Chairwoman Janice Thomson told the Niagara Falls ...
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  • Niagara Falls daredevil Wallenda skywalks over Florida highway
    Unsteady cables and stronger-than-expected winds added drama, but Nik Wallenda's high-wire walk above a Florida highway looked like a walk in the park Tuesday. The 600-foot stroll was on a cable strung 180 feet above U.S. Highway 41 along the Sarasota ...
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  • Niagara Falls, NY, wants daredevil Wallenda to pay
    NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — The city of Niagara Falls says daredevil Nik Wallenda still owes about $25,000 for public safety costs from last month's tightrope walk across the falls, but Wallenda says the New York city has already received more than it ...
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  • Wallenda exuberant after wire walk across Niagara Falls
    Nik Wallenda walks over Niagara Falls on a tightrope in Niagara Falls, Ontario, on Friday, June 15, 2012. Wallenda has finished his attempt to become the first person to walk on a tightrope 1,800 feet across the mist-fogged brink of roaring Niagara Falls.
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  • Daredevil Nik Wallenda crosses Niagara Falls on tightrope
    Nik Wallenda has become the first person to tightrope walk directly over Niagara Falls, crossing through the falls' famous mists and gusts in less than a half hour Friday night while tethered to a wire at the insistence of the network televising the stunt.
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    NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario — Nik Wallenda became the first man to walk over the Niagara Gorge in 116 years Friday night — and the first ever to walk right over the falls. He started just after 10 p.m. in mist so thick he was not visible on the Canadian ...
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  • Niagara Falls High-Wire Walk: Nik Wallenda Crosses Falls, Fulfills Lifelong Dream
    "Over a billion people by Monday will have known the story of Nik Wallenda over Niagara Falls," Tim Clark, of the Buffalo-Niagara Film Board, told ABC News affiliate WKBW, "and I think that's just fantastic reinforcement for our tourism industry here in ...
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