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Chippewa National Forest
October 21, 2018
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
CHIPPEWA NATIONAL FOREST — Jens Heig first checked the tail and rump feathers of the smallish grouse, then checked the edges of the wing...
October 21, 2018 - 6:45am
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
SOUTH OF BALL CLUB, Minn. — In the woods of the Chippewa National Forest, with the late morning sun shining through mostly leafless trees,...
October 21, 2018 - 6:43am
June 18, 2018
Chippewa National Forest adds Adventure Programs to summer activities
CASS LAKE -- Weekly Adventure Programs have been added to the Chippewa National Forest’s list of naturalist programs this summer. They are...
June 18, 2018 - 10:42am
December 7, 2017
Christmas tree permits available for Chippewa National Forest
CASS LAKE—The Chippewa National Forest is selling Christmas tree permits for $5 through Friday, Dec. 22. Permits can be purchased at the...
December 7, 2017 - 5:12pm
Canada lynx spotted in Chippewa National Forest
Linda Palcich sent in this photo of a Canada lynx to the Pioneer. She captured it around 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, in the Sugar Bush area of...
December 7, 2017 - 3:45pm
September 19, 2017
Temporary road closures planned for bridge deck replacements
CASS LAKE – The Chippewa National Forest has announced temporary road closures at five locations in September and October for bridge deck replacements. The deck replacements are part of the forest’s routine maintenance, and closures will take place from Sept. 25 through Oct....
September 19, 2017 - 4:56pm
July 16, 2017
Chippewa National Forest plans hikes this week
CASS LAKE -- Summer naturalist programs at Chippewa National Forest this week include hikes to the Joyce Estate near Marcell and the Lost Forty.On Monday, July 17, at 10 a.m., visitors can join naturalist Steve Gang for a hike to the historic Joyce Estate. Participants will meet at...
July 16, 2017 - 8:50am
May 19, 2017
Grand Rapids man sentenced for treetop theft from Chippewa National Forest
PAUL -- A Grand Rapids man who stole thousands of black spruce treetops from the Chippewa National Forest must pay the U.S. Forest Service $24,199.50,...
May 19, 2017 - 5:26pm
March 16, 2017
Chippewa National Forest needs summer volunteers
CASS LAKE -- The Chippewa National Forest is looking for people to volunteer as hosts this summer at recreational sites across the forest. “Volunteer hosts have been an integral part of successful summer for nearly 40 years on the Chippewa National Forest,” a release said. Volunteer...
March 16, 2017 - 11:11am
March 15, 2017
Chippewa National Forest acquires 40 acres off Leech Lake
BEMIDJI—A total of 40 acres of land off Leech Lake is officially part of the Chippewa National Forest. The nonprofit Trust for Public Land...
March 15, 2017 - 4:16pm
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
January 13, 2017
Grand Rapids man pleads guilty to theft of tree tops from Chippewa National Forest
ST. PAUL—A Grand Rapids man pleaded guilty to one count of theft of government property Friday after prosecutors say he stole thousands of black spruce tree tops from the Chippewa National Forest. According to a news release from U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger's office, Joseph Leon...
January 13, 2017 - 4:28pm
September 30, 2016
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
PENNINGTON -- A restoration project officials say will greatly benefit both people and aquatic wildlife along the Mississippi River and area...
September 30, 2016 - 3:33pm
June 23, 2016
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
CASS LAKE — Summer naturalist programs are in full swing at the area Visitor Centers across the Chippewa National Forest including the Norway Beach Visitor Center, located five miles east of Cass Lake. Naturalist hikes are scheduled every Saturday at 1 p.m. at Norway Beach. The...
June 23, 2016 - 7:36pm
Chippewa National Forest receives national ‘Rise to the Future Award’
CASS LAKE — The U.S. Forest Service’s Chippewa National Forest recently received the prestigious national “Rise to the Future” award for the Knutson Dam Replacement Project on the Mississippi River. The award is the highest national recognition of aquatic accomplishment that...
June 23, 2016 - 7:35pm