The Minnesota Department of Natural resources is announcing details today of a new wolf hunting season for this fall.
Stadium opponents in Ramsey County are trying again to put a Vikings stadium deal before county voters.
The final budget that came out of the state government shutdown compromise includes some good news for Bemidji. It provides the city $1.8 million to build a pedestrian, bike and snowmobile trail bridge over state Highway 197 at the south end of town.
DNR officials to limit fishing in border waters to protect spawning walleye from potential over-harvest.
A citizen’s group has spent 18 months preparing a plan for the future of Minnesota’s parks and trails. Strategies include connecting people with the outdoors, acquiring land and creating new opportunities for park use.
Time to plan that 2011 canoe trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. The annual entry permit lottery is already underway through Jan.15. According to the Superior National Forest, the lottery was established to fairly distribute available entry permit quotas for those dates and entry points where demand exceeds availability. You put in your Read more →
You’ll soon have a chance to weigh in on the DNR’s draft plan to guide state and regional parks and trails Legacy Amendment funding for the next quarter century. The plan will be available for review and public comment starting early next month.
Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior’s North Shore is celebrating its 125th anniversary this weekend. Proprietors say its Minnesota’s oldest resort. The resort opened in 1885, many years preceding a road up the North Shore. The property was first a homestead for Swedish immigrant Charles Axel Nelson, who named the property “Lutsen.” Travelers heading up the Read more →
University of North Dakota President Robert Kelley briefs the campus today (Sept. 20 at noon) about the plan to retire the Fighting Sioux nickname.
The Minnesota DNR is looking for public comment to help create the master plan for the new Lake Vermilion State Park, established just this summer.