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Local opposition doomed 70-mile ATV trail

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Inflexibility on the part of the lawmaker who sponsored the bill and opposition on the part of the locals sealed the fate of a 70-mile ATV/dirt bike trail in Becker County, according to one opponent of the project.

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"That killed it," said Mark Veronen, owner of Veronen's resort on Bad Medicine Lake.

The county board voted 5-0 not to enter into a contract with the DNR to proceed with the trail at a meeting Tuesday at the Becker County Courthouse.

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