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Fri
18
May

"Pete the Cat" is good brain food!

Do you have the opportunity to influence the brain development of a child? If you do, it's a mighty important task! Of course, some of who we are is determined by our genetics.

Fri
18
May

DNR Q & A: Where can all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and other OHV enthusiasts ride their machines until the ground dries out?

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:

Fri
18
May

Fishing connects nature with nurture

As I reflect on things that have shaped who I am, I realize that among many things and many people, fishing played a major role.

Fri
11
May

Boaters key to stopping aquatic invasives

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is urging boaters to take more responsibility in stopping the spread of aquatic invasive species.

Fri
11
May

CPR training will help save lives

Thanks to the work of local community members and the American Heart Association, we will now be training thousands of Minnesotans in CPR skills every year, or as they put it, "creating millions of potential heroes in 30 minutes or less." Governor Dayton has signed legislation I co-authored to re

Thu
10
May

Early ice-out: What's it mean for walleye opener?

Mike Duval of Brainerd and Tom Jones of Aitkin are Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologists. They work extensively on fish habitat issues. In the interview below, they discuss this spring's early ice-out, and what it means for fish behavior and fishing patterns.

Wed
09
May

Beyond the Yellow Ribbon

It's imperative that we support our soldiers and their families. I commend them for their service and the sacrifices they make to defend our country. 

Mon
07
May

Learn from return for next year

Tax time may be over, but before you file your return away, take a moment to review it. According to the Minnesota Society of CPAs, you can discover a lot about your financial situation and identify changes that will improve your tax outlook before it's time to file next year's return.

Mon
07
May

Dance is a smart move

My son made a shrewd move without knowing it: He tried dance.

Fri
04
May

DNR Q & A: peregrine falcons nesting on top of the Bremer Bank Building in St. Paul

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:

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