Weather Forecast


Highway crack sealing commences in county

The Crow Wing County Highway Department advises the public that crack sealing operations have commenced for the season. Crews will be working on various roads throughout the county. Motorists should be attentive in work zones and be prepared to stop, and to expect lane shifts and short delays.

Weather permitting, work is scheduled on County Roads 5, 20 and 131 the week of April 8. Work on County Roads 11 and 20 is planned for the week of April 15.

The Crow Wing County Highway Department is committed to maintaining a high quality transportation system for Crow Wing County highway users. For more information or to report an issue with a county road, contact the highway department at 218-824-1110 or visit the web at

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