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October 06, 2016
Voyageurs National Park Cautions About Blue-Green Algae
Blooms of blue-green algae have been detected in Kabetogama Lake and Black Bay of Rainy Lake this fall and park staff are cautioning residents and visitors that these blooms can, at times, contain toxins which can be both a drinking water and recreational contact concern.

September 27, 2016
2016 Buoy Removal And No Hunting Reminders In Voyageurs National Park
Voyageurs National Park staff will be conducting hazard marker and regulatory buoy removal within the park starting October 1, 2016.

September 19, 2016
Voyageurs National Park Announces Fall Visitor Center Hours and Fall Color Updates
Voyageurs National Park visitor centers begin new fall operations this weekend.

August 22, 2016
Voyageurs National Park Association Helps Celebrates Founders Day
Voyageurs National Park Association (VNPA) one the of the park’s leading partners is helping to celebrate Founders Day by hosting cake at each of the park’s visitor centers.

August 01, 2016
Voyageurs National Park’s Kabetogama Lake Earns USA Today’s Readers’ Choice: Best National Parks and Experiences
On August, 25, 2016 the National Park Service will turn 100, and to celebrate USA Today launched a 10 Best Series of Readers’ Choice contests all about the national parks.

June 02, 2016
Centennial Celebration at Voyageurs National Park
On Saturday, June 11, Voyageurs National Park will celebrate the completion of the paved Rainy Lake Recreation Trail with a day of activities at the Rainy Lake Visitor Center.

May 12, 2016
Voyageurs National Park Celebrates 100 Years of National Parks
Kicks off a second century of stewardship with special events and activities

April 22, 2016
Tourism to Voyageurs National Park Creates Over 18 million In Economic Benefit Report Shows Visitor Spending Supports 301 Jobs In Local Economy
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 238,313 visitors to Voyageurs National Park in 2015 spent over $18 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 301 jobs in the local area.

December 07, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Launches Special History Website to Share Park Stories
Voyageurs National Park recently launched a special history website that share stories, photographs, and maps of the region from the 1880s to 1927.

April 23, 2015
NPS Announces Centennial Challenge Projects Cost Share Partnerships grow $10 Million appropriation to $26 Million
From trail repairs to new wayside interpretive panels, road and bridge repairs and restoring the most photographed barn in America, the National Park Service this week announced $26 million for more than 100 initiatives that will help parks prepare for centennial visitors.

July 02, 2014
Voyageurs National Park Announces Hike to Health Program
Voyageurs National Park is pleased to announce a new program for all ages - Hike to Health; Trails Passport Program.

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