State park reservations set record after system reopens
Published 07/27/2011, Grand Forks Herald
Because of high call demand, DNR recommends campers reserve sites online
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reopened its reservation system Tuesday after the three-week government shutdown, and the number of reservations from 8 a.m. to midnight set a new record, the DNR said. Some 4,140 reservations were made for a total of 11,489 nights of camping and lodging.