Byway News

Click to read article published July 5, 2018 in the Echo Jour
Patty Norgaard, Mayor of Crosslake has spearheaded something with the Audubon Society of MN called a Bird City Project.   
Visitors can listen to audio stories at two interpretive "talking boxes" at the Linda Ulland Memorial Gardens, Crosslake Recreation Area USACE Campground entrance.
Scenic Byway members Lynn Scharenbroich and USACE Crosslake Rec Area Superviory Ranger Corrine Hodapp are coordinating with local musicians, the Palmers, for recording new audio stories created for
In preparation for the Day of Caring, Scenic Byway member, CIndy Nelson asked for 10 kids to volunteer their gardening help in the
Paul Bunyan reads to Kindergarten students from Crosby Schools
Crosby Schools Kindergarten Field Trip Day. What a great success the day was!
Attention graduating seniors…it’s inching ever closer to spring, it’s time to complete applications for college scholarships.
BAXTER—A rare, little feathered visitor appeared unexpectedly in Baxter on Tuesday morning.
There has been a change over in the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway Association's board of directors. Thank you to retired board members Ron Heil and Ryan Sjoblad. We appreciate your service.
Paddling is a great way to enjoy the many lakes and streams in the area.
Thanks to a coalition of efforts among representatives of the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway Association, MnDOT‘s District 3 Leadership and staff, county highway department representatives and Congressma
photo: Pineandlakes.com - Echo Journal
"...I believe the county is the right one to own this because it sits on a 40-acre parcel of land that is a working forest," [Paul Thiede] said. "The cities don't have a forestry plan.
White-tailed Ptarmigan. Photo: Autumn Sky Photography/Alamy
Paul Bunyan's Giant Duck tracks were always easy to spot along the
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Now is the time to talk to kids about the dangers of thin ice. As temperatures continue to dip below freezing, ice is forming on many lakes, ponds and rivers.
Motorist and Biker alert! A big change happened along the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway.  
Its Christmas Bird Count season again! This year the count at Uppgaard Wildlife Management Area is Saturday December 30.  (click for Google Map)
Paul and his sawyers, all burly and plaid, Had just sipped the last of the coffee they had   When back of the cook shack a noise to beat all,
Scenic Byway Chair, Cindy Nelson awarded Member/volunteer Mary Plein with a special "No Tall Tale" Award for her Bunyan-sized efforts supporting the Byway.
Volunteerism is a long-standing and critical part of the fabric of living in communities all across the U.S.