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State forest trail plan a 'compromise'

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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced Thursday state forest lands within the Mississippi Headwaters State Forest will be classified "limited" to motorized vehicles.


Thursday's announcement didn't surprise proponents hoping to protect the area. While they were disappointed, their efforts were not totally in vain.

A proposed ATV/OHM trail crossing of the Mississippi River at Coffee Pot Landing was removed.

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