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October 18, 2002

Watson, Minn. Construction soon will begin on the new 105-acre Lake View Campground near the southeast corner of Lac qui Parle Lake, according to Kerry Christoffer, Lac qui Parle State Park manager. When the new campground is finished, it will offer the

The current campground has been subjected to flooding several times since the mid-1980s. The new campground was purchased by the DNR with help from the Minnesota Parks and Trails Council, a non-profit group. Construction should be complete by June 30, 2003.

Sen. Paul Wellstone talks guns and trapping with Outdoor News

Editor ODN: You attended the chronic wasting disease conference last week in Grand Rapids and spoke about federal funding for CWD research and management efforts. Why hasn’t the the Agriculture Appropriations bill, which contains some CWD money, passed yet? Will it happen before the election? Wellstone: Definitely. But I don’t think the $14 million will

MN Weapons Collectors Assoc. (MWCA). 2002 Gun Show & Sales. For more info call 612-721-8976 check out Hours Sat.: 8 – 5 p.m. & Sun. 9 – 3 p.m. Adm. $5, 12 and under free.

Dec. 14-15: St. Paul RiverCentre. Jan. 25-26, 2003: Rochester Mayo Civic Center. Feb. 22-23, 2003: Annual Trophy Show! Minneapolis Convention Center. Mar. 22-23, 2003: MN State Fair Coliseum Bldg. April 12-13, 2003: MN State Fair Education Bldg. Aug. 16-17, 2003: St. Paul RiverCentre. Sept. 13-14, 2003: St. Cloud Civic Center. Oct. 4-5, 2003 (pending): Owatonna

By Gary Clancy

Back in the early 1960s, when I began hunting Freeborn County’s Bear Lake, which is south and west of Albert Lea, quite a few snow geese still migrated through central and western Minnesota. Hunting them over water was a lot of fun. The problem for me was that snow geese, unlike Canada geese, like a

Fort Ripley, Minn. Capt. Jeff Thielen, DNR Enforcement education program coordinator says this is the time of year, as hunters attempt to purchase licenses in Minnesota and other states, that they realize they need their firearm safety/hunter education c

In Minnesota, a firearms safety training certificate is required to purchase any firearms license if you were born after Dec. 31, 1979. Many states have more stringent requirements, with the state of Colorado requiring proof of hunter education and firearm safety for anyone born after Jan. 1, 1949. The DNR’s Electronic Licensing System provides duplicate

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