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Mom, Daughter Rescued After Losing Way In State Park

A hike in a Minnesota state park took a scary turn for a mother and daughter Tuesday night. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, the duo was reported missing at about 8:17 p.m. in Maplewood State Park near Pelican Rapids.

08/23/2014

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State Park Pot Farm Bust Prompts Safety Warning

The discovery of marijuana growing in a Minnesota state park was unusual but authorities say it’s not unheard of for clandestine growers to plant pot on public lands in the state. So they say hunters and hikers should be alert when they head into the woods this fall.

09/21/2011

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Hiker’s Tip Leads To Pot In Minnesota State Park

A large marijuana-growing operation was discovered at a Minnesota state park thanks to a hiker’s tip, according to authorities.

09/20/2011

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