Sadly, Suzanne lost her fight against cancer. Her dad Jack had such a powerful speech that I could never forget it. That was his point, because that was Suzanne's dying wish - that people would remember her and what St. Jude does for kids.
License, regulations, seasons, trail systems, State parks, and whole bunch of other things relating to the MN DNR can be really confusing sometimes. The MN DNR now has a call center that you can get your questions answered.