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Penny Marshall, sitcom star who directed 'A League of Their Own,' dies at 75
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Minnesota native Karin Niemi, mother-in-law of Patrick Swayze, dies
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New mosque opens in East Grand Forks
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TUESDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
No. 20 Marquette downs Fighting Hawks 92-66 in men's basketball
Green Wave roll to win over Bemidji
Ernest "Ernie" Mangino
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Climate change has varying effect on wildlife, plant species
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT FOR NORTHWEST MINNESOTA: Ice fishing, ice conditions and recreational vehicles keep conservation officers busy
VIDEO: Tip-up fishing on Devils Lake lands big pike and big fun
TROPHY ROOM: Josh Andrews 27-inch walleye
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Minnesota State Parks
June 13, 2018
Minnesota launches new online tool to compare state parks and trails
ST. PAUL—Minnesota has a new online tool to help outdoor enthusiasts plan trips to state and regional parks and trails. The Minnesota Great Outdoors website, launched Tuesday, allows park-goers to search a state map of parks and trails and compare amenities. "Previously, you...
June 13, 2018 - 10:23pm
June 7, 2018
Minnesota state parks to offer free admission on Saturday
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s Department of Natural Resources will continue its longstanding tradition of waiving the requirement for a vehicle permit and providing free admission at all 75 Minnesota state parks and recreation areas this Saturday, June 9. The permit is usually $7 for...
June 7, 2018 - 4:45pm
May 20, 2018
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
DULUTH — If you're hoping for a campsite at Gooseberry Falls State Park over Memorial Day weekend, you're probably out of luck. Same for...
May 20, 2018 - 6:15am
March 9, 2017
DNR commissioner: Minnesota parks need boost from users, taxpayers
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is asking for modest fee and general fund increases for the state parks and trails...
March 9, 2017 - 6:05am
October 30, 2016
Worth a Look: Minnesota state park license plate
A specialty license plate benefiting Minnesota state parks and trails will be available starting Dec. 1 at Driver and Vehicle Services offices...
October 30, 2016 - 6:30am
August 28, 2016
North Dakota, Minnesota state parks offer prime road-trip recreation
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Even as summer winds down, the great outdoors still calls to anyone looking to get in one last road trip for the season...
August 28, 2016 - 6:33pm
August 26, 2016
State parks offer prime road-trip recreation
Even as summer winds down, the great outdoors still calls to anyone looking to get in one last road trip for the season before packing up for...
August 26, 2016 - 11:21pm
April 10, 2010
Of parks and people: New book tells stories of Minnesota state parks
Writer Chris Niskanen and photographer Doug Ohman have just released "Prairie, Lake, Forest: Minnesota's State Parks." Published by the Minnesota...
April 10, 2010 - 8:00pm
September 22, 2009
Purchase nearly doubles size of Minnesota state park
SUNBURG, Minn. -- Monson Lake State Park has nearly doubled in size with the purchase this summer of 158 acres of land.
September 22, 2009 - 12:05am
May 20, 2009
Numerous campsites remain in Minnesota's state parks
As the Memorial Day Weekend approaches, there still are plenty of state park camping opportunities available, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Up to 30 percent of the state's campsites can't be reserved, making them available to campers on a first-come,...
May 20, 2009 - 10:43pm
May 17, 2009
Ash borer closes in
NEW LONDON, Minn.
May 17, 2009 - 9:53am