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Chippewa National Forest
December 8, 2017
Christmas tree permits available at Chippewa National Forest
CASS LAKE—The Chippewa National Forest is selling Christmas tree permits for $5 through Dec. 22. Permits can be purchased at the forest...
December 8, 2017 - 7:00am
December 7, 2017
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
CASS LAKE, Minn. - A woman hiking in the Chippewa National Forest in north central Minnesota Saturday, Dec. 2 captured a rare sighting of a Canada...
December 7, 2017 - 2:12pm
Forest Service map prices to increase Jan. 1
CASS LAKE—The U.S. Department of Agriculture's U.S. Forest Service will increase the price of its plastic-coated maps for the first time...
November 7, 2017 - 10:00am
September 28, 2017
Missing hunter found 4 days after being lost
REMER—A missing hunter was located after four days of being lost in a swampy area of the Chippewa National Forest in rural Boy Lake Township,...
September 28, 2017 - 10:27am
September 19, 2017
Temporary road closures expected in Chippewa National Forest
CASS LAKE—The Chippewa National Forest has announced temporary road closures at five locations in September and October. The deck replacements are part of the forest's routine maintenance and closures and will take place Sept. 25 through Oct. 11. Projects include: • the Forest...
September 19, 2017 - 12:30pm
August 28, 2017
Fall color watch begins with new campaign
CASS LAKE—The Chippewa National Forest invites visitors and area communities to "Fall Head Over Heels for the Chippewa National Forest,"...
August 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 9, 2017
Outdoor Notes for July 9
Apply by Aug. 18 for Camp Ripley archery hunts Hunters can apply starting Saturday, July 1, for the regular archery deer hunts at Camp Ripley near Little Falls, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The application deadline is Aug. 18.
July 9, 2017 - 5:30am
May 21, 2017
Conservation Officer Report: Officer's request - Don't pick up fawns
Conservation officer Sam Hunter (Park Rapids) checked fishermen and boaters over the opening weekend of fishing. Officer Hunter received a complaint...
May 21, 2017 - 6:00am
April 20, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners authorize bat study in Hackensack, Remer
BACKUS—Cass County commissioners authorized a six-person research team to study on county managed land where and in what type of trees...
April 20, 2017 - 1:21pm
April 6, 2017
Cass County Board: County revenue from Chippewa National Forest at 5-year high
WALKER—Cass County Highway Department and school districts located within the Chippewa National Forest receive an annual allocation from revenue the forest generates. Cass's $348,976.81 payment this year comes from revenue the national forest generated in 2016. It is the highest...
April 6, 2017 - 5:05am
March 20, 2017
Stony Point land officially added to Chippewa National Forest
A popular spot for anglers, boaters, campers, skiers, snowmobilers, and conservationists will now be preserved in a successful seven-year campaign...
March 20, 2017 - 12:08pm
March 19, 2017
Outdoor Notes - March 19
Chippewa National Forest needs summer volunteers CASS LAKE—The Chippewa National Forest is looking for enthusiastic people who want to...
March 19, 2017 - 6:00am
March 16, 2017
Off-highway vehicle forest road restrictions in place
CASS LAKE—Off-highway vehicle restrictions went into effect Wednesday. No off-highway vehicle use is allowed on any Forest Service roads from March 15 through May 1. The Chippewa National Forest does not distinguish between Class II or Class III off-highway vehicles (unlike...
March 16, 2017 - 6:00am
March 15, 2017
Chippewa National Forest adds 40 acres on Leech Lake
BEMIDJI, Minn. — A total of 40 acres of land off Leech Lake is officially part of the Chippewa National Forest. The nonprofit Trust for...
March 15, 2017 - 5:28pm
February 8, 2017
Bill in Congress would eliminate U.S. forest police
WASHINGTON — A Congressman from Utah wants to eliminate hundreds of federal police officers who patrol millions of acres of America's national forests and grasslands, but some groups are fighting back. Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz introduced the "Local Enforcement for Local...
February 8, 2017 - 7:09pm