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Chippewa National Forest

September 20, 2018
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Cass County Board: New maps show conflict in land ownership
September 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 19, 2018
Kara Blevins
Authorities find body of missing pregnant woman
February 19, 2018 - 4:00am
December 20, 2017
 The winter playground has experienced a lot of change in its 80 years, but what hasn't changed is the family tradition of sliding down the slopes of Shingobee Hills in the winter and warming up in the ski chalet. Illustration
Forest Service seeking volunteers at Shingobee Recreation Area
December 20, 2017 - 11:00am
December 8, 2017
The Chippewa National Forest is selling Christmas tree permits for $5 through Dec. 22. "Finding and cutting your own Christmas tree can make a great family holiday tradition," said Karen Lessard, the district ranger in Blackduck, in a news release, "and it can also help improve forest health by thinning stands that have a concentration of small-diameter trees." Illustration
Christmas tree permits available at Chippewa National Forest
December 8, 2017 - 7:00am
December 7, 2017
Linda Palcich / Courtesy / Bemidji Pioneer
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
December 7, 2017 - 2:12pm
There are three ways to order maps from the National Forest Map Store: online at, by phone at 406-329-3024 or by U.S. mail at USDA Forest Service, National Forest Store, P.O. Box 7669, Missoula, MT 59807. Screen grab from
Forest Service map prices to increase Jan. 1
November 7, 2017 - 10:00am
September 28, 2017
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, north of Remer. Illustration
Missing hunter found 4 days after being lost
September 28, 2017 - 10:27am
The Chippewa National Forest invites visitors and area communities to "Fall Head Over Heels for the Chippewa National Forest," a new fall color campaign.
Fall color watch begins with new campaign
August 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 21, 2017
Jerry Trout of hackensack was awarded a lifetime achievement award by the Itasca Moraine Chapter
Trout recognized with lifetime achievement award
August 21, 2017 - 6:00am
April 20, 2017
This Evening Bat was caught in early July at the Minnesota Army National Guard’s Training Site in Arden Hills. Researchers from the DNR Nongame Wildlife Program and Central Lakes College were conducting a survey as part of the three-year project to study summer breeding habits of the state’s forest bats. MnDNR File Photo
Cass County Board: Commissioners authorize bat study in Hackensack, Remer
April 20, 2017 - 1:21pm
Half-mile shoreline along Leech Lake and 40 acres of pristine property will be preserved as Stony Point is now part of the Chippewa National Forest. Photo courtesy of U.S. Forest Service
Stony Point land officially added to Chippewa National Forest
March 20, 2017 - 12:08pm
March 15, 2017
Map of the recently-acquired land on Leech Lake in north-central Minnesota that was added to Chippewa National Forest on Monday, March, 13, 2017. Map courtesy The Trust For Public Land
Chippewa National Forest adds 40 acres on Leech Lake
March 15, 2017 - 5:28pm
October 31, 2015
Hunters, other recreationists asked to report bear den locations in select areas
October 31, 2015 - 8:00am
October 21, 2015
Cass County Board: Agreement to improve forest roads
October 21, 2015 - 1:29pm
November 19, 2014
Walker company produces unique ornaments for Capitol Christmas Tree
November 19, 2014 - 12:55pm