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Pollinators: The Great Monarch Migration

By: Elaine Tucker

July 31, 2018

Have you ever wondered what a monarch tag is or why we tag monarch butterflies? Read on to discover more about these beautiful insects and their incredible 2,000-mile migration.

A Grimm Dairy Tale

By: Bill Walker

July 30, 2018

Did you know that we wouldn't have locally made ice cream, butter, cheese curds and other dairy products if it wasn't for one determined farmer who settled in Carver County in the 1800s? Read on to learn about Minnesota's great dairy tale; alfalfa will never look the same.

People of the Parks: Ray Robinson

By: Alyssa Schauer

July 29, 2018

If you've been to French Regional Park, you may have been lucky enough to cross paths with — or even befriend — longtime park guest Ray Robinson. You can find Ray on a bench by the beach listening to jazz and chatting with fellow park-goers. 

Running in Three Rivers

By: Alex McKinney

July 28, 2018

Running in a local park is a great way to get exercise, experience the seasons, reduce stress, and see wildlife. Get tips on how to get started.

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