Monthly Archives: August 2016

Help wanted for South Fowl Snowmobile Access

HELP WANTED! The Arrowhead Coalition for Multiple Use (ACMU) is seeking laborers to help complete the South Fowl Snowmobile Trail Access between McFarland and South Fowl lakes in the Hovland area. This new trail restores the Tilbury Trail, the historic connection between the two lakes for anglers, cabin owners and winter campers. Workers are needed [Continue]

Women are encouraged to register for DNR hunting class

Women are invited to enroll in a how to hunt deer with firearms program being offered this fall through the Department of Natural Resources. There will be educational sessions that lead up to a one-on-one mentored hunt during the weekend of Oct. 14 at Itasca State Park. The session dates are Saturdays, Aug. 27, Sept. [Continue]

DNR announces speakers for angler and hunter summit

Declining participation in fishing and hunting has led the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to plan a two-day conference from Friday, Aug. 26, to Saturday, Aug. 27, that will focus on recruiting and retaining hunters and anglers. “We are excited to share that several experts will be participating in the summit, including presentations from national [Continue]

Trout stream designations would better match habitat, under proposal

Trout stream designations would better match habitat, under proposal Streams with the cold, clear water needed to support trout populations would get stronger protection as newly designated trout streams, while other streams unable to support trout would no longer have the designation, according to a proposal involving about 90 waters in 30 Minnesota counties. “The [Continue]

State agencies seek feedback on Minnesota Walks

The Minnesota departments of transportation and health are seeking public feedback on Minnesota Walks – a statewide guide for creating safe, desirable and convenient places to walk and roll where Minnesotans live, work, learn and play. Minnesota Walks is Minnesota’s first comprehensive statewide effort to address pedestrian needs and challenges. When completed, it will guide [Continue]