Construction is set to begin on Stearns County's Dairyland Trail and officials will hold a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the day. The ceremony will be held at the Elrosa baseball field parking lot tomorrow at 3:00 p.m.
Regional parks in greater Minnesota get a much bigger share of the Land and Legacy Amendment money over the next two years. The bill that allocates the money was passed by the State Legislature this week during the special session. Regional parks in outstate Minnesota will have about double the amount of money available, compared to the previous two years.
If you see smoke coming from Stearns County Quarry Park and Nature Preserve in the coming weeks, don't be alarmed. The Stearns County Parks Department wants to alert you to a prescribed burn that will take place to restore 20 acres of the park back to its natural prairie land.