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05/02/2016 More camping opportunities at Sibley State Park this summer
05/02/2016 New members appointed to Parks and Trails Legacy Advisory Committee
04/29/2016 Minnesota state parks make all campsites reservable and begin taking same-day reservations
04/20/2016 Minnesota's oldest state park turns 125
03/31/2016 Learn to camp, paddle, rock climb and mountain bike
03/30/2016 Minnesota's state parks, other recreational facilities in disrepair
03/11/2016 Minnesota state parks to make customer service improvements
03/09/2016 White-nose syndrome, a disease that can kill bats, confirmed in Minnesota
02/18/2016 Northland Fat Bike Rally March 5 at Lake Bemidji State Park
02/16/2016 Learn how to make pure maple syrup at Minnesota state parks
02/11/2016 Taconite State Trail turns 30; communities celebrate with a weekend of events
01/28/2016 Minnesota state parks and trails announce license plate design contest
01/14/2016 Reservations due by Jan. 31 for seasonal and monthly camping at Minnesota state parks
01/08/2016 Minnesota state parks and trails to celebrate 125th anniversary in 2016
12/21/2015 DNR Parks and Trails Division solicits park and trail grant applications
12/14/2015 Candlelight events begin Dec. 31 at Minnesota state parks and trails
12/07/2015 Minnesota state parks gift cards now on sale for 2015 holiday season
11/13/2015 Lt. Gov. Tina Smith announces free admission to state parks on Black Friday
09/25/2015 Rare bison herd released into Minneopa State Park
09/17/2015 Mystery Cave announces fall tour schedule
09/17/2015 Minnesota state parks report big increase in visitors
09/10/2015 Maplewood State Park to celebrate Legacy-funded prairie restoration projects
09/10/2015 DNR predicts spectacular fall color season
08/27/2015 Wild River State Park will host 5K run/walk
08/13/2015 DNR to hold open house on plans for Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park
07/22/2015 Lt. governor, DNR announce plans for affordable housing at Fort Snelling Upper Post
07/21/2015 Public invited to join DNR Commissioner's Prairie Pedal, July 29-31
07/06/2015 Learn mountain-biking basics at Cuyuna Country SRA
07/02/2015 DNR reminds visitors to bring only approved firewood onto state lands
07/01/2015 Funding for Minnesota state parks and trails is good news for Fourth of July visitors and local economies
05/11/2015 Minnesota state parks and trails offer new bike tune-up stations
05/08/2015 Minnesota's newest state park reaches important milestone
09/12/2014 Deer hunts will take place at several Minnesota state parks this fall
08/19/2014 McCarthy Beach State Park campground closed temporarily as building construction begins
07/31/2014 DNR State Fair exhibit fact sheet
06/20/2014 Fort Ridgely State Park campground, horse camp and trails temporarily closed due to flooding
06/19/2014 Franz Jevne State Park temporarily closed due to flooding
12/19/2013 Legacy Amendment helps support DNR native prairie restoration in northwestern Minnesota state parks
09/17/2013 New trail center opens at Bear Head Lake State Park, Ely
09/09/2013 DNR predicts 'brilliant' fall colors season

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