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AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
[VIDEO] 2015 Nisswa Freedom Days
AnglingBuzz: The Walleye - Mayfly Connection
Hockey camp athletic trainer allegedly filmed girl in shower
McCollister elected as president of American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery in MN
PR-B team wins tournament
Golf League-July 2, 2015
Crosslake/FL/PL Legion pounds Aitkin 15-0
Nisswa finishes 2-2 at Alexandria tournament
Pete's Point: Area baseball teams in full swing
Mathilda "Mattie" Wimmer
Sarah E. Toews
Gordon D. Ellingboe
Ronald "Cutter" Peterson
David V. Bisek
Fabulous Fibers art exhibit opening in Brainerd
Pages from the Past - July 2
Card Games - July 2
Senior Menu: 070215
Looking Back - July 2
MMBA Home Show
From the Left Hand Corner: Health care costs are grossly excessive
Cracker Barrel: The No S Diet
Grim's Tales: Weddings are to guests like peanuts are to lab monkeys
The Last Windrow: Small-town festivals have big hearts
Guest Editorial: Special session not so 'special' this time
letters to the editor
Births - Out of town
Births - July 2
Crow Wing County
July 1, 2015
Program supports young women with developmental disabilities
Crow Wing County and Josh's Place announce a newly developed program that supports four young women with developmental disabilities. The services take place in a residential setting where the young women will live and continue to learn life skills that will enhance their abilities...
July 1, 2015 - 11:42pm
June 24, 2015
Crow Wing County earns national community service award
Crow Wing County Community Services has been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for its TIES software. The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that enhance services for residents. NACo recognized the TIES...
June 24, 2015 - 12:12pm
Kilian named to United Way board of directors
Matt Kilian, president of the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce, has been named to the board of directors for United Way of Crow Wing and Southern...
June 24, 2015 - 11:37am
Police Blotter - June 25
Crow Wing County CRASHES: Report on June 16 at 11:20 a.m. of a crash on County Road 39 in Pequot Lakes. Report on June 16 at 2:41 p.m. of a crash on County Road 3 in Merrifield. Report on June 18 at 5:26 p.m. of a crash on County Road 16 in Jenkins. FIRES: Report on June...
June 24, 2015 - 10:05am
June 19, 2015
Crow Wing County website gains 2 million views
From permits and license forms to geographic information system mapping, Social Services, and Human Resources, www.crowwing.us received nearly 2 million page views in 2014. Brainerd area residents have been the most frequent visitors to the website, while visitors from Minneapolis,...
June 19, 2015 - 10:37am
Crow Wing County releases aquatic invasive species report
Crow Wing County Land Services has released a report showing boaters are doing their part to help prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) in area lakes. In May, data was collected from 2,873 boaters as part of the Minnesota DNR watercraft inspection program and revealed...
June 19, 2015 - 10:19am
June 15, 2015
Crow Wing County receives funding to help at-risk youth
Crow Wing County will participate in the Multi-System Collaboration Training and Technical Assistance (MSC-TTA) Program offered through the Center for Coordinated Assistance to States (CCAS), with support from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. One of five...
June 15, 2015 - 10:17am
June 10, 2015
Crow Wing County earns national award for Crosslake collaboration
Crow Wing County Land Services has been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for its partnership with the city of Crosslake to implement a land use program and customer service improvements. The award honors innovative, effective county...
June 10, 2015 - 12:04pm
June 3, 2015
Crow Wing County Label: Seal coat operations to begin
The Crow Wing County Highway Department has entered into a contract with Morris Sealcoat & Trucking for the seal coating of County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 3 from CSAH 66 to Pine Bay Road, CSAH 10 from State Trunk Highway 18 to New Brighton Point Road and, CR 104 from CSAH 22 to CSAH...
June 3, 2015 - 4:11pm
May 28, 2015
Crow Wing County begins property review process
Crow Wing County Land Services will begin the state mandated "quintile" process of physically viewing 20 percent of the parcels within the county for property valuations effective in 2016. State statute requires each county to review properties annually to verify the accuracy and...
May 28, 2015 - 2:14pm
May 27, 2015
Crow Wing County land sale slated June 5
Crow Wing County Land Services will hold a public land sale auction at 10 a.m. Friday, June 5, in the Land Services Building located at 322 Laurel St., in Brainerd, in Meeting Room 2. At that time, 206 tracts of tax-forfeited land will be offered for sale at public auction.
May 27, 2015 - 2:19pm
May 14, 2015
Crow Wing County implements AIS program
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department's aquatic invasive species (AIS) program focuses on the top priorities identified by area lake associations, citizens and business interests, including boat landing inspections, decontamination units, treatment of Eurasian watermilfoil,...
sports / outdoors
May 14, 2015 - 1:30pm
April 29, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Council, county continue road turnback talks
The Pequot Lakes City Council continues to negotiate with Crow Wing County regarding road turnbacks related to the Highway 371 four-lane expansion project set to begin next year. Time is of the essence to make decisions, Tim Bray, county highway engineer, told the council Tuesday,...
April 29, 2015 - 3:34pm
April 23, 2015
Crow Wing County to participate in chip sealing research
The Crow Wing County Highway Department will conduct two research projects related to bituminous chip seals in 2015. A chip seal is a thin layer of liquid asphalt and aggregate placed on an existing paved surface. The benefits include reducing moisture that can infiltrate a roadway,...
April 23, 2015 - 11:46am
April 22, 2015
Recycling increases 47 percent in Crow Wing County
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department released a 2014 recycling report showing total recycling in the county increased by 47 percent from 2013 to 2014. Overall, nearly 47,000 tons of material was recycled through the county recycling program last year.
April 22, 2015 - 1:02pm