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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
01/12/2017 For an intro to winter fun, visit Fort Snelling State Park on Winter Trails Day
12/15/2016 First breeding bull introduced to Minneopa bison herd
12/12/2016 Warm up to winter at Minnesota state parks and trails
12/08/2016 Itasca State Park offers winter lodging at reduced rates
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
10/13/2016 Construction begins on new horse trail bridge at Fort Ridgely State Park
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
06/27/2016 Online voting for a new parks and trails license plate begins June 27
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
06/16/2016 Learn to mountain bike at Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
05/23/2016 DNR to hold open house on St. Croix State Park management plan
05/19/2016 Minnesota state parks campsites still available for Memorial Day weekend
05/12/2016 Help paddle the entire Minnesota River
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
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

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