Sep

30

Minnesota River in Granite Falls is Site for Whitewater Park Study

  The Minnesota River in Granite Falls, MN, is the site for a recently funded study to determine whether a whitewater park would be feasible for a 3-mile stretch beginning at the Granite Falls Dam and ending downstream at the Minnesota Falls rapids. On Monday, September 21st, the Granite Falls City Council unanimously voted to […]

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Jan

21

Spring & warm weather on your mind? It’s time to meet Adam Flett.

Last week, we caught up with Adam Flett, the Stewardship Coordinator at Friends of the Mississippi River (FMR), to ask him a couple of questions about his work. You will have a chance to meet Flett in person if you attend CURE’s Mid-Winter Gathering this Thursday, January 23rd, when he will be traveling to Granite […]

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Jan

08

Itching to get outdoors? Do it with CURE this year.

After the past week of sub-arctic temperatures, the staff at CURE is gearing up for an exciting 2014 Events & Adventures series! Get a glimpse of what to expect this year and let us help you start planning your outdoor activities for 2014.

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Dec

09

MCAD Concludes Upper MN River Valley Greater Minnesota Arts Initiative’s 2013 Project

In October, individuals from the area were invited to attend a weekend-long ‘Activate Vacant Space Workshop’. Local community members collaborated with students from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) and design professionals to brainstorm ideas for two specific projects. By Ariel Herrod, CURE Program Assistant.

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Dec

02

Screening of We Cherish the Dakota Language: Dakota Iapi Teunhindapi Documentary

On Monday, December 2 Dakota Wicohan will co-host a screening of We Cherish the Dakota Language with Clean Up the River Environment (CURE), Granite Area Arts Council (GAAC), Granite Falls Lutheran Church, and Yellow Medicine East at 5pm. A light meal will be served. Afterwards, we will host a short discussion on the project where […]

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