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07/13/2017 Zippel Bay State Park boat access and harbor parking area closes for construction
07/13/2017 Whitewater State Park seeks stories as it prepares for 100th anniversary
07/10/2017 DNR reminds visitors to bring only approved firewood onto state lands
06/29/2017 State parks and forests still have campsites available for Fourth of July weekend
06/27/2017 Modest recreation fee increases go into effect July 1
06/26/2017 Fishing made easy ? no license, no equipment and no experience required at Minnesota state parks
06/26/2017 Minnesota state parks and recreation areas offer new benefits for veterans
06/26/2017 Learn mountain-biking basics at Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
06/05/2017 Beginners learn to paddle a river, hook a lunker and light a campfire at state parks and trails programs
05/25/2017 Tours of Soudan Underground Mine resume Memorial Day weekend
05/25/2017 DNR seeks public input by July 7 on draft plan for St. Croix State Park
05/18/2017 Expansion projects on tap for Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
03/23/2017 Learn to camp, paddle, rock climb, mountain bike and fish
03/23/2017 Bat disease white-nose syndrome now confirmed in 6 Minnesota counties
03/07/2017 Support the outdoors: Minnesota state parks and trails need a boost from users, taxpayers
03/02/2017 DNR highlights new parks and trails offerings for 2017
02/28/2017 Hydrologists solve mystery of Devil's Kettle waterfall
02/23/2017 Tap into a springtime tradition; learn how to make maple syrup
02/02/2017 Removal of diseased oaks at Myre-Big Island State Park will create rare savanna habitat
01/25/2017 Gov. Dayton proposes to bolster Minnesota's natural resources and outdoor recreation
12/15/2016 First breeding bull introduced to Minneopa bison herd
12/01/2016 DNR invites public input on Fort Ridgely State Park draft plan amendment
11/10/2016 Students make discovery on field trip to state park
11/10/2016 DNR seeks input on Kilen Woods State Park
10/27/2016 Minnesota United soccer team partners with DNR to support loons and state parks
10/24/2016 Lt. Gov. Tina Smith announces 'Free Park Friday'
10/20/2016 Minnesota state parks and trails specialty license plates to go on sale
10/13/2016 Deer hunts will take place at several Minnesota state parks this fall
10/10/2016 Minneopa bison range hours changing for winter
09/08/2016 Trip planning tools reveal the best places for fall color
08/02/2016 Citizen advisory committee appointed to explore future of Fort Ridgely State Park
07/22/2016 After strong winds and storm, state park campgrounds open
07/21/2016 Heavy storms in northern Minnesota hit several state parks knocking out power and temporarily closing some overnight facilities
07/11/2016 First citizen advisory committee for St. Croix State Park management plan to meet
07/06/2016 Voters choose new parks and trails license plate
06/22/2016 DNR decides not to rebuild Blue Mounds State Park dam
06/17/2016 DNR extends Fort Ridgely State Park golf season to Sept. 5
05/19/2016 Minnesota state parks campsites still available for Memorial Day weekend
05/12/2016 Help paddle the entire Minnesota River
04/29/2016 Minnesota state parks make all campsites reservable and begin taking same-day reservations

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