The DNR has big plans for a fancy new campsite reservation web site. But, you're going to have to wait. The DNR is no longer accepting 2012 campsite reservations until its new online platform launches on March 1.
St. Cloud suspect now charged in two local murder cases
Both murders happened within a day of each other in June.
Twin Cities police ask for help finding missing 16-year-old
Police say all her family and friends have been contacted, and none of them know where she is.
MPD releases photos of shooting suspect, asks for public's help
The man is wanted in connection with a fatal shooting that happened Wednesday evening.
Support grows for Redmon's Popcorn after shop's sudden closure
The county also commented on the situation, saying it hopes to help owner Zack Redmon.
Prior Lake HS investigating another 'racist' video involving student
The principal said the social media video was reported to them this week.
Walz: Minnesota has secured 1 million rapid, at-home COVID tests for kids
It comes as the delta variant continues to surge in Minnesota, and the omicron variant might follow.
Forest Service limiting permits to BWCAW due to damage, overcrowding
Visitors have been cutting down trees and have been forced to compete for campsites.
Lockdown update: Armed man threatened to go to Kimball High School
A high school and elementary school near St. Cloud went into lockdown as a precaution.
People in Chaska are flushing the wrong crap down the toilet
Water and sewer crews in Chaska have had to clean the same pump four times in the past seven days.
Vikings facing big injury issues ahead of game against Lions
Will it even matter against the winless Lions?
DNR's campsite reservation system back online Thursday
Campers should be able to start making reservations on Thursday morning. The DNR's new online reservation system crashed soon after it was launched because of an unexpected flood of web traffic, according to the agency.
DNR campsite system now taking some reservations
Campers can start making limited reservations at Minnesota state parks and recreation areas. The DNR says arrival dates will be rolled out in stages because of a backlog. The upgraded system crashed earlier this month after technical problems shut it down.
Monday is last day to reserve campsite before DNR suspends system
A reminder: The Minnesota DNR is taking down its online campsite reservation system at 8 p.m. Monday for an upgrade. The new system is scheduled to start up March 1.
DNR's online campsite reservation system fails its relaunch
The Star Tribune reports technical problems have temporarily shut the system down until further notice. The reservation system was suspended in December for upgrades and scheduled to be up and running March 1.
DNR's plan for managing wolves divides state into two zones
Gray wolves will have more protection in northern Minnesota, which is their core habitat. The DNR says livestock and pet owners will be able to protect their animals under the new system. The state takes over wolf management from the federal government next week.
DNR warns of wildfire dangers
The DNR has is urging people to be careful with outdoor fires and requiring them to obtain a permit before burning brush because of unseasonably dry conditions. A fire on Monday in Polk County burned 750 acres of woods and land. Permits are available from local fire wardens or the DNR.
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