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LaCrosse Tribune (10-24-16): Conservation partnership continues on Riceford Creek
Pine Journal (10-11-16): Going natural: Fixing a man-made mess one stream at a time
The Daily Journal, Fergus Falls (9-30-16): Crews build steps from George Wright Park to river
MPR News (9-21-16): Once nearly wiped out by pollution, wild rice is coming back to northern MN
Mesabi Daily News (9-20-16): Mountain Bike Trail Set to Open
RSDP Newsletter (9-19-16): RSDP Happenings-Spotlight: Rose Clark
International Falls Journal (8-9-16): Bolstering the Rat Root
KCRG-TV9 (7-28-16): Conservation crew hacking new trail to scenic Clayton County bluff
Fillmore County Journal (7-25-16): Conservation Corps apprentice working at SWCD
Superior Telegram (7-12-16): Team cuts into invasive species spread
Steele County Times (7-6-16): Conservation Corps Work on Mantorville Dam
WCCO (6-15-16): Keeping The Mississippi Shore Clean Is Hard Work
Pioneer Press (6-15-16): Mississippi River clean-up keeps St. Paul looking like it cares
Lakeland Public Television (6-6-16): Wildfire Academy: Largest Firefighting Training in Northern MN Kicks off
MPR News (5-26-16): Foss Lake wildfire update
Post Bulleting (5-19-16): Rochester tree volunteers taking root
Wadena Pioneer Journal (5-13-16): Large wildfire ignites Lyons State Forest
Hutchinson Leader (5-7-16): Volunteer effort aims to improve urban forest
ABC News (5-6-16): Fire Burns 365 Acres Near Itasca State Park
Grand Forks Herald (5-6-16): Red flag warning: High fire danger for northern Minnesota today
CBS Minnesota (5-6-16): 450 Acre Wildfire Continues to Burn in Lake Hattie
Brainerd Dispatch (4-14-16): A grass fire burned a half acre Monday afternoon off of McKay Road in Brainerd. (video)
Star Tribune (4-10-16): Business People, Moving Up
Lake News Online (3-12-16): In celebration of AmeriCorps Week
St. Louis Today (2-23-16): Local, national volunteers take on sandbag barricade in Jefferson County
The Washington Post (2-18-16): From Georgia to Maine: What I learned on a 6-month hike along the Appalachain Trail
Bloomingprairie.online (2-10-16): Applicants sought for summer work in Mower County
LaCrosse Tribune (1-25-15): Root River SWCD seeks summer apprentice
Rochelle News-Leader (12-21-15): Clearing a future one weed at a time
Fergus Falls Journal (12-15-15): Fergus Falls and Ottertail natives complete time in Conservation Corps service
Brainerd Dispatch (12-11-15): Brainerd native completes Conservation Corps service
Crow River Media (12-2-15): Celebrate the holiday season at the Minnesota Governor's residence
CBS Minnesota (11-30-15): Utilities offer home energy saving tips, cost savings (video)
Sun Current (11-6-15): Minnesota Conservation Corps deployed at Wood Lake Nature Center
Fergus Falls Daily Journal (10-21-15): Broken Down Dam trail gets attention
Transit for Livable Communitites (10-20-15): A salute to nonprofits with multimodal mojo
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (10-8-15): Youth conservation project benefits greater sage-grouse at Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge
Evansville Courier & Press (8-19-15): Conservation youth teams helping restore Lincoln parks
International Falls Journal (8-11-15): Young people join 'awesome' tree-planting cause
Grand Forks Herald (8-9-15): "I Can Camp!" event set for Lake Bemidji State Park
St. Croix 360 (7-30-15): Volunteers needed for Boom Site cleanup
Fillmore County News Leader (7-29-15): Riceford revisited: Crew works to rebuild the banks of Riceford Creek
Journal-Eureka (7-23-15): More than 200 volunteers help clean the Wapsipinicon River
KTIV.com (7-21-15): Woodbury County teams up with Conservation Corps to save native prairie
Linn County Conservation video (7-20-15): Linn County Conservation partnering with Project AWARE 2015
Siouxland News (7-20-15): Restoring native prairie on Sioux City's West Side
The Gazette (7-13-15): Hundreds of Project AWARE volunteers canoe and clean for a cause
Morris Herald-News (7-8-15): Little Caesars provides for tornado victims, volunteers
Detroit Lakes Online (7-3-15): A new rain garden for SWCD
Beatrice Daily News (6-22-15): Children's Festival mixes nature and nostalgia
WCCO (6-17-15): One day of Mississippi clean up nets 5 tons of trash
Bringmethenews.com (6-17-15): 1 mile of Mississippi River + 2.5 hours of time = 5 tons of trash
Pioneer Press (6-17-15): Tires, mattresses and other Mississippi River cleanup finds
KFAI (6-4-15): Bushwhacking for Good
RNeighbors (5-19-15): Tree planting event video
Benzinga (5-19-15): MN SNAP appoints new executive director
Brainerd Dispatch (5-5-15): DNR use air, ground resources to extinguish grass fire
DNR Spotlight Newsletter (4-28-15): Minneopa bison to assist prairie restoration in park
Hibbing Daily Tribune (4-14-15): Dry conditions, strong winds: recipe for fires
Cedar River Watershed District annual report: Tire cleanup effort tops 1,100 overall
Pine and Lakes Echo Journal (3-12-15): Summer intern needed for Crow Wing SWCD
Pine and Lakes Echo Journal (2-27-15): RREAL continues partnership with Conservation Corps Minnesota
Fillmore County Journal (2-16-15): Fillmore Soil and Water Conservation District seeks summer apprentice
International Falls Journal (2-13-15): Conservation Corps accepting applications
Cool Works.com (1-29-15): Work outdoors in 2015!

Headline News: Archives

Brainerd Dispatch (12.29.14): Conservation Corps Minnesota seeking applicants for outdoors work
bringmethenews.com (11.29.14): Christmas tree prices up nationally, local prices remain steady
ECM Publishers (11-24-14): Holiday season to be celebrated at Minnesota governor's residence
Michigan Public Radio (11-17-14): 3 months after flooding, Detroit still cleaning up
Red Wing Republican Eagle (11-1-14): Burning for a better bluff
FEMA (10-31-14): AmeriCorps helping storm survivors in southeast Michigan
Red Wing Republican Eagle (10-22-14): Conservation management work ongoing
Star Tribune (10-7-14): State officials, conservationists work to remove invasive vine in southeast Minnesota
Pioneer Press (10-4-14): Water Trails Summit focuses on economic impact of paddling sports in Minnesota
Minnesota Cornerstone (9-29-14): Unique conservation project uses cedar trees to stop streambank erosion
Caledonia Argus (9-16-14): Cedar revetment efforts help minimize stream bank erosion
Cook County News-Herald (9-4-14): Latest and largest rain garden includes bridges and benches
St. Cloud Times (8-11-14): Corps crew, 'I Can' program push paddling in Minnesota
Austin Daily Herald (7-24-14): Rollin' on the river; Cleanup effort to make Cedar River more accessible
Pioneer Press (7-17-14): St. Croix Boom Site cleanup seeks volunteers
Pioneer Press (7-16-14): Mississippi River spruced up after flooding
Pioneer Press (7-10-14): Crews break up Jay Cooke State Park logjam created by 2012 flood
Duluth News Tribune (7-10-14): Conservation Corps crew breaks up Jay Cooke logjam
Bluff Country Newspaper (7-9-14): SWCD hosting forestry field day later this month

Preservation magazine (7-1-14): Corps Values: How youth corps are saving historic places
Stillwater Gazette (6-30-14): St. Peter's Church builds rain gardens and community
Mille Lacs Messenger (6-30-14): Mille Lacs SWCD hosts apprentice for the summer
Will Steger Wilderness Center website: Conservation Corps Minnesota 
Advocate Tribune (6-17-14): Summer intern Joey Ferber joins YMC SWCD
The Corps Network (6-12-14): Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota employees teamed up with Conservation Corps Minnesota to plant seed bombs
Bemidji Pioneer (5-23-14): Draft decision made to put Camp Rabideau to reuse
Rochester Post Bulleting (4-30-14): Family Time: Program helps families set up camp
West Central Tribune (4-15-14): 
Attracting residents: Renville County launching marketing campaign for parks
Red Wing Republican Eagle (4-6-14): Oriental bittersweet battle
Minnesota Farm Guide (4-1-14): MDA and Conservation Corps tackle Oriental bittersweet infestations
Red Wing Republican Eagle (3-27-14): Controlled burns planned on Barn Bluff Saturday
Post Bulletin (3-27-14): DNR plans controlled burns
KCRG, Cedar Rapids (3-21-14): Renewable energy supporters show off furnace for low income homes
CBS Minnesota (3-10-14): Minnesotans can hardly remember the last time it was this nice out
County Messenger (2-4-14): William O'Brien welcomes new assistant director
Northfield News (12-27-13): Northfielder completes Conservation Corps service
Post Crescent (12-30-13): Haug completes Conservation Corps service
Des Moines Register (12-26-13): Young conservation workers deserve thanks
Rochester Post-Bulletin (12-9-13): After Deadline: Trash, tires and a hot tub?
ABC Newspapers (11-25-13): Conservation Corps to work in county parks
Albert Lea Tribune (11-14-13): About 220 tires pulled from Cedar River
Star Tribune (11-5-13): Conservation jobs are available
Star Tribune (11-5-13): Some trees are removed from a south metro park, but for a good reason
Northland's Newscenter (11-1-13): Swinging bridge in Jay Cooke State Park reopens to the public
Pilot Independent (11-1-13): Conservation Corps Minnesota accepting applications for 2014
Brainerd Dispatch (10-31-13): Conservation Corps Minnesota accepting applications for 2014
Houston County News (10-30-13): Corps fighting erosion along river bluffs
KARE-11 (10-26-13): KARE-11 teams up with Hands On Twin Cities
Pioneer Press (10-26-13): 'Walls of trees' to prevent southeast Minnesota riverbank erosion
ABC Newspapers (10-26-13): County receives $1.5 million for parks, trails
PreservationNation Blog (10-25-13): A Young Crew Puts a Restoration on Ice in Lake Superior
Rochester Post Bulletin (10-25-13): Fighting erosion along Minnesota's river bluffs
Austin Daily Herald (10-24-13): Volunteers work to clear debris from Cedar
MPR (10-21-13): Fighting erosion along Minnesota's river bluffs
MPR (10-21-13): A frugal wall of trees may save eroding Riceford Creek
Lakeland Public Television (10-16-13): Project to get rid of the invasive species buckthorn
Stearns County SWCD newsletter (Oct 2013): Stearns County SWCD Partnered with Conservation Corps to Improve Water Quality
Golden Valley Patch (10-15-13): Corps alum runs for Golden Valley City Council
KARE-11 (10-14-13): Make a Difference Day
Brainerd Dispatch (10-14-13): Partnership to tackle buckthorn
Red Wing Republican Eagle (10-11-13): Controlled burns scheduled in Red Wing
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier (9-17-13): Record number of UNI students attend career fair
Ely Echo (8-28-13): 
Forest fire on south arm of Knife Lake at 188 acres
KEYC News (8-3-13): Prescribed burn in Minneopa Park
Grand Rapids Herald-Review (8-26-13): Conservation Corps alumni to celebrate 80th birthday of CCC
Wausau Daily Herald (8-20-13): Mosinee contractor help refurnish retreat
Ashland Daily Press (8-18-13): West Bay Club Ice House restoration success
International Falls Journal (8-13-13): Tree planting draws variety of interests
Caledonia Argus (8-6-13): Corps helps recycle trees while stabilizing Riceford Creek
Lakefield Standard (8-1-13): Cooperation creates new rain garden

Spring Grove Herald (7-31-13): Old and new ideas combine to rebuild fish, wildlife habitat
UMD Bulldogs News (7-25-13): Four UMD alums join 2013 Bulldog football staff
Sioux City Journal (7-23-13): Invasive species being removed from Riverside
Star Tribune (7-19-13): Conservation Corps: 'Resources restored. Lives changed'
HometownSource.com (7-18-13): St. Croix State Park to celebrate 80th anniversary of CCC
Pilot-Independent (7-12-13): Lake Bemidji State Park to host camping basics program
Redwood Falls Gazette (7-8-13): Minnesota Conservation Corps team helps improve Beaver Falls park
St. Cloud Times (7-6-13): Video: History behind Itasca State Park's Old Timers Cabin
Stillwater Patch (6-27-13): Volunteers Sought to Help Clean Up St. Croix River
Pine Journal (6-21-13): Flood repairs at Jay Cooke State Park extensive, ongoing
Duluth News Tribune (6-21-13): 1 year after flood, Jay Cooke State Park remains under repair
Canby News (6-5-13): Apprentice joins Yellow Medicine SWCD
KEYC TV (6-12-13): Cleanup time for Mississippi at St. Paul
CBS Minnesota (6-12-13): Mississippi River in St. Paul Getting Cleaned Up
White Bear Press (6-12-13): Man-made islands aim to recover water clarity
Fort Mill Times (6-12-13): Cleanup time for Mississippi at St. Paul
Daily Journal (6-12-13): Volunteers fan out to pick Mississippi River clean in Twin Cities
Enquirer Herald (6-12-13): Cleanup time for Mississippi at St. Paul
KNUJ (6-11-13): Flandrau Camping Class
Mankato Free Press (6-10-13): Camping basics offered at Flandrau
MPR (6-1-13): New Minn. segment added to 4,600-mile trail
Bemidji Pioneer (5-31-13): Mammoth pileup on Lake Bemidji 
Hutchinson Leader (5-15-13): How to improve the local state water trail (sidebar)
Faribault Daily News (5-3-13): "Dollar-A-Day Boys" performance slated in Faribault
West Central Tribune (4-29-13): Controlled burns ongoing to rejuvenate prairie lands (Corps member featured in photo)
Huffington Post (4-18-13): Volunteer with Service and Conservation Corps on Earth Day
Rochester Post-Bulletin (3-19-13): Program trains next generation of environmental workers
Duluth News Tribune (3-11-13): U.S. Forest Service begins designating CCC camps 
MRP (featuring Corps alum, 1-28-13): Dead birch trees tell story of drastic change on North Shore

The Sandpaper (1-11-12): AmeriCorps Lends a Hand in Ocean City
KNSI (11-16-12): Governor's Christmas tree chosen
Pioneer Press (11-16-12): Minnesota governor's holiday tree going up on Monday
Rochester Post-Bulletin (11-12-12): Conservation Corps in New York for disaster relief
MPR (on video at 18:14) (10-24-12): How college students can prepare for the job market
ABC Newspapers (10-18-12): County shifting funding for parks
Pilot Independent (10-13-12): Itasca Moraine, Laurentian Lakes Chapters annual celebration
KAALtv (10-4-12): Dry conditions help nature center attack invasive species
Brainerd Dispatch (9-12-12): Corpsmember completes Conservation Corps service
Stillwater Gazette (8-9-13): Best foot forward
Brainerd Dispatch (7-31-13): Leave No Trace courses set at Kathio
Treehugger (7-2-13): A 21st century Corps will combat youth & veteran unemployment
Star Tribune (6-23-12): The family that camps together...
MPR (6-22-12): State, conservation groups work to uproot blistery wild parsnip
CBS (6-13-12): Wild parsnip spreading, leaving hikers blistered & burned
Kare11 (6-13-12): Volunteers remove debris along Mississippi River
KSTP (6-13-12): Dozens volunteer to clean up Mississippi River
Star Tribune (6-12-12): Mississippi River cleanup in St. Paul
HometownSource.com (6-12-12): DNR riverboat volunteers to clean up Mississippi River Wednesday morning
Star Tribune (6-4-12): Trout return near MOA
Lake County News Chronicle (5-7-12): Residents planting seed to restore Minnesota forests
Brainerd Dispatch (5-2-12): Cass software to provide GPS coordinates
ATV Rider (4-30-12): 
HOHVCC is looking for a few good corps members
Great Lakes Echo (4-30-12): Duluth bicyclists to circle all five Great Lakes
MinnPost (4-26-12): St. Paul continues its sustainability efforts with 10 awards
Republican Leader (4-25-12): Students are fired-up as they learn to fight wildland fire
The Wichita Eagle (4-18-12): Tornadoes carve out wild week at Quivira Wildlife Refuge
Capital City Weekly (4-11-12): AmeriCorps inspires leadership, community development
Gustavus Adolphus College (4-10-12): Corps Alum Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
ABC Newspapers (4-6-12): Conservation Corps to work in Anoka County parks
Echo Press (3-21-12): Conservation position available locally for summer
Northland Press (3-21-12): WAPOA and MN DNR Completed 2011 Project to Improve Walleye Spawning
Huffington Post (3-14-12): Commemorating AmeriCorps Week: Expanding Opportunity Through Service
Duluth News Tribune (3-11-12): Duluthians plan bike trip around Great Lakes
The Pilot Independent (2-8-12): Walker native honored for work with AmeriCorps in Joplin
Rochester Post Bulletin (2-25-12): Back Roads: Progress isn't always pretty
Grand Rapids Herald-Review (2-24-12): Corps members volunteer at food shelf
Winona Daily News (2-19-12): It takes stealth, patience to catch the intelligent, graceful golden eagle
PR Web (2-9-12): Conservation Corps boost youth leadership, community service and outdoor involvement
PR Web (1-31-12): Missouri House Honors AmeriCorps for “Indispensable” Role in Joplin Recovery
Quad Community Press (01/12): Circle Pines student works with Conservation Corps

 

MySuburbanLife.com (01/12): Bensenville native finishes Conservation Corps work in Minnesota

 

Globe Gazette (12/11): M.C. man serves 10 months with Conservation Corps Minnesota

Farmington Independent (01/12): Miner completes service in Conservation Corps

Rosemount Town Pages (12/11): Rosemount woman serves with the Conservation Corps

Telegraph Herald: Dubuque man completes Conservation Corps service

Bemidji Pioneer: Retirement: Stensing still working with trees

Fergus Falls Journal: 3 complete Conservation Corps service

Hibbing Daily Tribune: Hibbing man completes conservation corps service

Agri-Pulse: Secretaries name new Conservation Corps Committee | AgriPulse

MinnPost: As autumn fades into you know what, two fine places to bid it farewell

HometownSource: 2011 holiday season kicks off at Governor's Residence on Thursday

Fergus Falls Journal: Underwood students clear trail with Conservation Corps

ABC Newspapers: Legacy program will fund new parks job

The Republic: Crew to head into forest near Pine City to cut official governor's residence Christmas tree

Brainerd Dispatch: Two PSAs produced on preventing the spread of aquatic invasive plants

Park and trail legacy program money lands in Anoka County

Point woman serves Conservation Corps

Kaufmann completes Conservation Corps service

Corps member helps fight emerald ash borer

Community news: Evan Mitchell completes Conservation Corps ...

Minnesota's largest state park reopens

Save Civilian Service

Conservation Corps clears Trail Loppet Course

Minnesota DNR lays out plan to recover from St. Croix wind storm's devastation

Teens learn the power of solar energy, conservation

At St. Croix State Park, salving the wounds

Cuts and compromise on environmental bill

Kansas City Chiefs volunteer with AmeriCorps in Joplin

Painful park cuts ahead

In Minnesota, little urgency to end shutdown

Little haste seen in search for shutdown fix

Summer intern serves with the Carlton County SWCD

Park gem in tatters

Clients, $1B in services up in air

Answer today's challenges with our nation's youth

Shutdown would close state parks

Corps members plant native plants, grasses at Cameron Park

The Miracle of the Human Spirit

Boy Scouts work on North Shore mountain-biking trails

Area canoeists: Barriers inevitable along Sauk River | St ...

Hansen: Small programs can have big impact

US Forest Service, Boy Scouts team up to improve trail system

Volunteers clean up Mississippi after spring floods

Adopt-A-River cleanup draws 100 volunteers

Shoreline restoration project takes place ...

The will to act: An account from Joplin, Mo.

INHF: Iowa Nature Minute

Bill Marchel: Using fire as an ally in the outdoors ...

Harmony's Asahi Loft is honeymoon destination for green wedding couple

A controlled burn

PBST project to start Monday between Pine River and Backus

'Youthful Conservation Corps' helps keep Superior Hiking Trail clear

Conservation Corps helps with creek restoration in Vadnais Heights

Blandin Foundation awards $100,000 grant for Tatanka Bluffs Corridor

Flames reveal dense ant colony

Conservation Corps alumni win green wedding

Como Park restoration work set

Maintaining trails in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

The Corps work along Paul Bunyan Trail

Energy saving workshop offered for St. Paul residents

Conservation Corps member talks about working

Conservation Corps assists in Lady's Slipper rescue

St. Cloud native wraps up Conservation Corps service

Kare 11: Minnesota's newest state park

Erosion Control Project

Northland news center:Minnesota's newest state park

Osseo resident completes Conservation Corps service

'I can camp' provides a really fair experience

Seed farm helps restore prairies

Roman and Waerzeggers completes Conservation Corps service

I Can Camp program encourages people to get outdoors

Conservation Corps groups find adventure, learn skills

A brief note from alum Rudy Goldstein

Beginning campers take to the woods

New DNR program offers novices a chance to try camping | Minnesota Public Radio NewsQ

Little steps that mount up to a big journey

Lake Carlos State Park to host workshop on camping basics

'I Can Camp' workshops teach outdoor basics

Soaking up the rain naturally

Corps workers spend week in Frazee area cleaning rivers, painting

Jay Cooke State Park to host workshop on camping basics

Minnesota state parks to offer free admission on Saturday, June 12

Family Time: Families can set up camp at workshop

DNR's 'I Can Camp' program gives novices the chance to learn basic skills

St. Paul residents get another shot at energy efficiency

Alumni Caleb Papenhausen joins Kansas Conservation Campaign

Afton State Park to host workshops on camping basics

‘Root’ing on trees

7-way partnership tackles Diamond Lake wetland pollution

Youth Outdoors to rejuvenate Como Park

Months after tornado, crews still chip away

Donation aids tornado cleanup

Work underway to create 1.5 acre park

Minn. DNR picks out guv's mansion Christmas tree - WKBT La Crosse, WI-NewsChannel 8-

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