Tag: DNR

DNR approves two permits, licenses for Line 3 Replacement Project

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/22/20) (Minnesota) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has made the decision in granting two out of ten possible required permits, licenses, and approvals for the proposed Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement project in the Northland. DNR officials took into careful consideration or applicable state laws, all input received, and…
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October 22, 2020 0

Miner’s Mountain Road now complete, open after improvements

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (Crobsy, MN) — The Miner’s Mountain Overlook in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area near Crosby just wrapped up a much needed facelift with multiple improvements taking place in the past months. Cuyuna Country SRA Supervisor Jonah Moline informed us of the upgrades for visitors. The stabilized roadway and improved stormwater…
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October 21, 2020 0

Statewide Youth Firearms Deer Season opens today

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/15/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Today kicks off four days of hunting for the future as the Statewide Youth Firearms Deer Season runs today through Sunday. DNR conservation officer Bob Mlynar was kind enough to give the need-to-know information before heading into the woods. CO Mlynar spoke about the age requirements for…
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October 15, 2020 0

DNR seeking comments on Grindstone Dam removal

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/14/20)  (Hinckley, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking the public’s input on topics to be added in the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the proposed removal of the Grindstone Dam in Hinckley. The EIS will help describe the potential environmental effects of the proposed dam removal. The…
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October 14, 2020 0

Aitkin Fisheries Rick Bruesewitz on Bluegill Initiative, Open Houses

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/12/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Over the last two weeks discussion and open houses have taken place concerning fishing regulations from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Aitkin County has not been excluded in these talks. The DNR has proposed a quality bluegill initiative (QBI) that would reduce bag limits to…
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October 12, 2020 0