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With Dayton and state House on board, bonding looks good for local Heartland Trail project

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After plenty of rallying, lobbying and planning, the residents of Detroit Lakes and Frazee may soon have something big to rejoice about.


So far Gov. Mark Dayton and the House of Representatives are in support of funding for the Heartland Trail extension between the two cities.

In separate news releases, Dayton announced his support, allotting $5 million to parks and trails in his bonding bill, of which $2.5 million would be designated for the Heartland Trail project.

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