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Crow Wing County issues reminder to mail ballot precincts
Pine River-Backus School District: Board contemplates sixth-grade athletes
Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort receives $5,170 legacy donation
20th anniversary: PR-B Family Center has a definite purpose
Lutheran Church of the Cross to host Bishop Tom Aitken Oct. 23
[KLICK GALLERY] Pequot Lakes Volleybal vs. Crosby-Ironton
Tigers split Brainerd Invite games
PL 8th grade team takes first
Trap teams ranked 2nd through 3 weeks
Hockey: Stars split series with Ice Hawks
Richard Dean Sheik
Laurence "Larry" Petersen
Emma Ida (Sufka) Burrows
Tony J. Gilles
Doug B. Junker
Pages from the Past - Oct. 20, 2016
Looking Back-Oct. 20, 2016
Nisswa, Pequot Lakes firefighters promote fire safety
'She Loves Me' features lonely hearts, eccentrics: Play to be staged in Pequot Lakes
Plenty of pumpkins
Grim's Tales: Why I am willing to vote for a candidate guaranteed to lose
Political endorsement letters
The Last Windrow: The old trapper, the last season
Letter to the editor: Promote Indigenous People's Day
Letter to the editor: It requires maturity to be president
letters to the editor
40th Wedding Anniversary: Dan and Gaylene Hamm
74th Birthday: Marliss
80th Birthday: Yvonne (Hill) Yunker
Wedding Announced: Jill and Jason Anderson
80th Birthday: Jerry Thompson
Crow Wing County
October 21, 2016
Crow Wing County issues reminder to mail ballot precincts
Crow Wing County elections reminds voters who live in mail ballot precincts of mail ballot procedures for the Nov. 8 general election. Mail ballot precincts in Crow Wing County include the cities of Cuyuna, Deerwood, Fort Ripley, Garrison, Jenkins, Manhattan Beach, Riverton and Trommald;...
October 21, 2016 - 11:19am
October 19, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in Lower Cullen Lake, Lake Hubert
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Lower Cullen Lake and nearby Lake Hubert in Nisswa. A resort owner contacted the DNR after finding several zebra mussels on a boat moored at the resort on Lower Cullen Lake. DNR invasive species staff found...
October 19, 2016 - 12:58pm
Nisswa: Residents attend sex offender notification meeting
About 25 Nisswa residents gathered Monday, Oct. 17, at a community-wide notification meeting to learn about Level 3 predatory offender Thomas Richard Erickson, who is set to be released from prison and move to rural Nisswa on Oct. 31. Sarah Hustad, community notification coordinator...
October 19, 2016 - 8:36am
October 16, 2016
TRIAD to host winter driving safety tips session for seniors
TRIAD of Crow Wing County will host a session on winter driving safety tips for seniors from 10-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, in the lower level of the Land Services Building in Brainerd. Lt. Scott Goddard will give the presentation, and attendees will get a build-your-own winter car...
October 16, 2016 - 9:07am
October 12, 2016
Nolan to speak at Cass & Crow Wing County DFL fall dinner
The 14th annual Cass & Crow Wing County DFL fall dinner is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Nisswa American Legion. Social hour will begin at 4:30 p.m. with a program and dinner to follow. Congressional Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., will be the keynote speaker, and Minnesota Attorney...
October 12, 2016 - 11:36am
Brainerd man injured when minivan strikes hay bales dropped on highway
A 75-year-old Brainerd man was injured after the minivan he was driving Sunday night, Oct. 9, struck a large, round hay bale in the lane of traffic...
October 12, 2016 - 11:35am
October 6, 2016
Crow Wing County seeks public comment on land use ordinance revisions
Crow Wing County Land Services is requesting public comment on proposed revisions to the county land use ordinance. The ordinance revisions and supporting information can be viewed at www.crowwing.us by clicking on the "Crow Wing Listens" button. Written comments on the proposed changes...
October 6, 2016 - 9:12am
October 5, 2016
Crow Wing County recognized for excellent forest management
Crow Wing County managed forest lands have achieved certification from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) for the eighth consecutive year. Crow Wing County's 105,000 acres of public forest land are also certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC). Both the SFI and FSC...
October 5, 2016 - 4:28pm
Crow Wing County: Board votes for no tax increase
Less than 1 percent. That's how much the total property taxes collected to support Crow Wing County government operations has risen in the last decade. The county board Tuesday, Sept. 27, passed its preliminary property tax levy, marking the seventh consecutive year of establishing...
October 5, 2016 - 3:13pm
Looking Back-Oct. 6, 2016
40 years ago, Oct. 7, 1976 Representatives from the Crosby and Crosslake area historical societies will discuss the Crow Wing County Historical Society's efforts to save the old county jail for use as a historical museum at the quarterly meeting of the group. Debbie Buss and Catherine...
October 5, 2016 - 2:49pm
September 29, 2016
Absentee ballots now available
Crow Wing County and Cass County announce that absentee ballots are now available for the Nov. 8 general election. Crow Wing County "Absentee voting is available to any eligible voter who chooses to cast a ballot prior to election day," said Crow Wing County administrative services...
September 29, 2016 - 11:06am
September 21, 2016
Area 4-Hers earn ribbons at Minnesota State Fair
Crow Wing County had 78 4-H participants join thousands of other Minnesota 4-Hers from all 87 counties at the Minnesota State Fair. Throughout...
September 21, 2016 - 2:15pm
September 9, 2016
Crow Wing County: Highway maintenance activities scheduled
Spray patching operations began on County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 16 on Tuesday, Sept. 6. The project limits are the intersection of CSAH 66 in Crosslake, extending west to Butternut Point Road in Ideal Township. County work crews are performing the spray patch work. On Thursday,...
September 9, 2016 - 11:23am
September 3, 2016
Crow Wing County streamlines alarm registrations with new online system
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office is in the process of launching a new online system to make it easier for area residents and business owners...
September 3, 2016 - 10:08am
Crow Wing County: Public agrees with disbanding watershed district
The 45-year-old Thirty Lakes Watershed District is likely in its final days. The Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR) hosted a public hearing Tuesday night, Aug. 16, at Lake Edward Town Hall. About 20 residents attended the hearing and none disagreed with the recommendation...
September 3, 2016 - 9:43am