Work For Youth Powersports Vehicles, Trails Funding Earns High Honors

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar is flanked by MIC Chairman Larry Little (left) and Polaris President Bennett Morgan (right).

By John Prusak
April 13, 2012

Kids get to ride appropriate-sized sleds, ATVs and dirt bikes, dealers can continue to sell youth-sized off-road vehicles and trails will likely continue to be funded. A major player in those good things happening was honored Friday with a powersports-market award normally saved for industry insiders,... Read more »

Vital Trails Funding Program Wins Approval In U.S. Senate

The Recreational Trails Program helps make scenes like this possible.

John Prusak
March 14, 2012

Few snowmobilers are aware of the importance of specific federal programs make our marvelous trail system possible. One of the most important is the Recreational Trails Program that is part of the Federal Highway Trust Fund. With all of the budget cutting in Washington, many feared it would go away,... Read more »

Over The River & Through The Woods

This is how every winter weekend in Wisconsin should be.

January 5, 2011

I was really feeling the holiday spirit this year, and it likely had something to do with the heaps of snow dropped on the Upper Midwest during December. While I grew up in northern Wisconsin’s snowy Northwoods, I’ve lived in Minneapolis for the last 10 years. I have never seen so much snow up here,... Read more »