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Flooding-damaged state park reopens Monday

October 19, 2012 in West Central Tribune

DULUTH (AP) A northeastern Minnesota park closed for four months due to flooding damage is reopening.
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Flood damage to Highway 210 closes Jay Cooke park in Minnesota

July 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Department of Natural Resources said a popular state park in northeast Minnesota will stay closed indefinitely due to damage to Highway 210 caused by recent flooding. Damage to Jay Cooke State Park was minimal, but its swing bridge over the St. Louis River was severely damaged. Continue Reading

Jay Cooke State Park gets new visitors’ center

August 26, 2010 in Duluth News Tribune

Construction will start this week on a new, 2,000-square-foot visitors’ center at Jay Cooke State Park outside Carlton, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Thursday.
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Father, 2 sons rescued from river in Jay Cooke park

June 23, 2010 in Duluth News Tribune

A Shakopee man and his two sons, 11 and 8, were rescued from rocks where they were stranded in the St. Louis River in Jay Cooke State Park this afternoon. Continue Reading