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Wilderness Inquiry Gets Mpls. Students Canoeing, Fishing & Geocaching

It’s the perfect time of year to get outdoors — whether it’s hunting, fishing, or just taking in the fall colors. But if not for a pilot program in some Minneapolis high schools, a group of teenagers might not have ever had the chance to experience it all.


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Firing Of Environmental Panel Director Suspended

The executive director of a Minnesota commission that assigns lottery money to environmental projects is no longer being fired.


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GOP Lawmakers Fire Minn. Environmental Panel Head

Republican lawmakers in Minnesota ordered the firing of a state environmental panel’s director, but her attorney believes they lack the authority to remove her from the post.