2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the landmark Wilderness Act. The 1964 Wilderness Act created the National Wilderness Preservation System, which protects nearly 110 million acres of wilderness areas from coast to coast, including Minnesota's own Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
The MN DNR has been proclaimed a Yellow Ribbon company by Gov. Mark Dayton. This was awarded to the DNR for their exceptional caring, commitment and compassion for military members and families. See the benefits Veterans receive here.
Minnesota High School students agonizing over college and technical school choices can now look at data to see which academic programs have higher placement rates and income of recent graduates. Check out the app at Minnesota DEED.
Keep Jack Frost away from your septic system. Now is a good time for families to make sure their septic systems are ready for winter. Following a few tips now can prevent costly problems later this fall and winter.