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05/14/2018New firewood rules aim to protect Minnesota forests
05/10/2018Camping season begins May 11 at Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park
05/09/2018Lawmakers need to approve urgent funding for DNR facilities
05/08/2018DNR’s big vision: a weekend full of accessible outdoor adventures
05/07/2018Decades later, Mt. Tom still provides fantastic views
04/26/2018DNR urges Minneopa State Park visitors to keep bison calves’ safety in mind
04/19/2018New underwater-themed geocaching challenge begins on Earth Day
04/09/2018DNR, REI team up to provide trip-planning assistance at new Adventure Station
03/27/2018Many Minnesota outdoor recreational facilities, buildings in disrepair
03/26/2018DNR seeks comments on EAW for Blue Mounds State Park restoration project
03/26/2018DNR offers programs to learn to camp, paddle, mountain bike and fish
03/01/2018From tree to breakfast table: maple syrup making at Minnesota state parks
01/19/2018Warm up to winter with family activities at Fort Snelling State Park
01/18/2018Outdoor events for families celebrate 10th anniversary of Legacy Amendment
12/29/20172017 was a great year for hunting, fishing and getting outdoors in Minnesota
11/06/2017New benefit helps military personnel, vets combat stress with nature therapy
10/16/2017New maps make it easier to visit Minnesota state forests
10/05/2017Construction to begin at Camden State Park
10/05/2017Minnesota state parks and trails and HealthPartners celebrate new ‘park prescription’ partnership
10/02/2017DNR makes progress on conservation and outdoor recreation goals
09/08/2017Visitors to Tettegouche State Park advised to watch credit card accounts following August malware incident
09/07/2017Expect a near perfect fall leaf season in Minnesota state parks and trails
08/31/2017Maplewood State Park celebrates Sugar Shack grand opening
08/24/2017DNR to open 2 new campgrounds
07/13/2017Whitewater State Park seeks stories as it prepares for 100th anniversary
07/10/2017DNR reminds visitors to bring only approved firewood onto state lands
06/27/2017Modest recreation fee increases go into effect July 1
06/26/2017Fishing made easy – no license, no equipment and no experience required at Minnesota state parks
06/26/2017Minnesota state parks and recreation areas offer new benefits for veterans
05/18/2017Expansion projects on tap for Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
03/23/2017Bat disease white-nose syndrome now confirmed in 6 Minnesota counties
03/07/2017Support the outdoors: Minnesota state parks and trails need a boost from users, taxpayers
03/02/2017DNR highlights new parks and trails offerings for 2017
02/28/2017Hydrologists solve mystery of Devil’s Kettle waterfall
01/25/2017Gov. Dayton proposes to bolster Minnesota’s natural resources and outdoor recreation
12/15/2016First breeding bull introduced to Minneopa bison herd
11/10/2016DNR seeks input on Kilen Woods State Park
10/27/2016Minnesota United soccer team partners with DNR to support loons and state parks
10/20/2016Minnesota state parks and trails specialty license plates to go on sale
10/10/2016Minneopa bison range hours changing for winter

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