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Thu
12
Aug

DNR Q & A: What sort of problems does rolling weeds along the shoreline cause for fish and water quality?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:


Thu
12
Aug

Looking for adventure in a 'Vette

One of my teenage sons has a new love. This powerful muse is long, lean and oh so pretty. She's been turning his head all summer, and I worry that nothing good will come of it.

Fri
06
Aug

DNR Q & A: ATV Trails and riding opportunities

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:


Tue
03
Aug

The flag flap

It began rather quietly, with a concert at Casey Lake Park a week and a half before July 4.

Someone at the concert had caught the seasonal spirit and brought a blanket woven to look like a U.S. flag. And someone had a trio of leashed Corgi dogs in attendance.

Tue
03
Aug

The flag flap

It began rather quietly, with a concert at Casey Lake Park a week and a half before July 4.

Someone at the concert had caught the seasonal spirit and brought a blanket woven to look like a U.S. flag. And someone had a trio of leashed Corgi dogs in attendance.

Mon
02
Aug

Shedding light on the firefly

My cousin Grant was out and about on a warm summer evening when he noticed the twittering light from nearby fireflies. It warmed his heart. Perhaps he was thinking that the little bugs were a symbol of light in a world that is so often dark.

Tue
27
Jul

Open season on phantom clowns

It was both a news story and a cautionary tale for would-be drug users, sure to be thumb-tacked to every school counselor's bulletin board.

Think twice before trying hallucinogenic drugs, kids. Because if you indulge, you could end up shooting at imaginary clowns.

Thu
22
Jul

DNR Q & A: What are the benefits of native aquatic plants along a shoreline?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:


Wed
21
Jul

Anchor away!

We're in the heart of boating season here in Minnesota, and along with that time of year come a number of dangers.

Tue
13
Jul

Check the spellcheck - and then check again

As part of my job as a journalist, I routinely have to write sentences, paragraphs, and from time to time, whole stories, all composed of words and names with correct spellings.

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