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September 11, 2009
Zywiec's opens new corn maze
September 11, 2009 - 8:11am
July 1, 2009
Gateway trail gets upgrades
July 1, 2009 - 8:07am
June 30, 2009
A map of the 65-acre park proposed for Woodbury's northeast border.
Graphic by Neil West
City asks for county help in buying park land
June 30, 2009 - 7:25am
June 25, 2009
Big Marine Park beach closed next week for swimmer's itch treatment
June 25, 2009 - 1:58pm
May 28, 2009
Weekend planner: Family nature outing Sunday
May 28, 2009 - 4:30pm
Young explorers use their global positioning system devices to help find "treasure" at a state park. Geocaching has become a popular park activity. (submitted photo)
Geocaching: High-tech way to be outdoors
May 28, 2009 - 7:55am
May 20, 2009
Paul Otto, manager at Sibley State Park, stacks a bundle of campfire wood Friday that was purchased from a DNR-certified vendor. Because of this week's discovery of the emerald ash borer in St. Paul, state parks are increasing their vigilance in keeping unapproved firewood out of parks. Photo by Carolyn Lange
Ash borer closing in
May 20, 2009 - 8:08am
April 27, 2009
Ian Talty, 30, died Sunday, April 25 after being swept into the Mississippi River near St. Paul. Talty and another man were exploring a tunnel when it filled with water from a rainstorm.
Woodbury man dies after being swept into river while exploring
April 27, 2009 - 7:30am
April 22, 2009
ND again protests Minnesota's plan for carbon fees
April 22, 2009 - 8:04am
April 21, 2009
Free trees at Cottage Grove Arbor Day celebration
April 21, 2009 - 8:08am
April 13, 2009
Dave Zentner of Duluth, right, and other conservation leaders say they want Minnesota lawmakers to accept natural resources spending plans funded through a voter-approved sales tax increase. Zentner, of the Izaak Walton League, was joined by Steve Morse of the Minnesota Environmental Partnership at a recent St. Paul news conference. Lawmakers also are considering a plan funding natural resources projects with state lottery proceeds.
Outdoors spending plans taking shape
April 13, 2009 - 7:58am
April 8, 2009
DNR imposes immediate fire restrictions
April 8, 2009 - 9:36am
February 2, 2009
Northland residents plan two Arctic expeditions
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Woman recovers after hours in snow bank, heart stopped for hour
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
January 11, 2008
Minnesota state parks need $100 million in upkeep
January 11, 2008 - 12:00am