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First legacy fund land purchase dedicated

October 21, 2011 in West Central Tribune

The dedication of the first piece of land purchased with funds recommended by the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council signals a new era in land protection and economic development in southwestern Minnesota Continue Reading

Park looks to expand

October 8, 2010 in West Central Tribune

DAWSON Lac qui Parle County’s only park is getting discovered for all the right reasons.
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Targeted conservation efforts help clean up state’s namesake waterway

July 30, 2010 in West Central Tribune

OLIVIA A couple of years ago, a group of paddlers made their way down the Minnesota River as the creeks and tributaries churned and gushed with chocolate-colored waters heavy with the soil washed from upstream fields by a spring rain.
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