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Crow Wing County

April 6, 2018
"These scams can seem very real," stated Sheriff Todd Dahl in a news release. "We will not call you seeking payment. A good rule of thumb is to only provide personal information when you make the phone call to a known business or organization."
Local arrest warrant scam calls continue
April 6, 2018 - 11:00am
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, center, said she draws upon her own experiences as a mother who needed child care services. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Klobuchar leads roundtable discussion on child care shortage
April 6, 2018 - 7:00am
Breezy Point Mayor Tom Lillehei said there are around 1,200 tax-forfeited lots in Crow Wing County, and Breezy Point has 462 of those. In comparison with area communities, Ideal Township and Nisswa each has two tax-forfeited properties, Pelican Township has three, Pequot Lakes has one, and Crosslake does not have any. Screenshot from Crow Wing County GIS mapping.
Breezy Point: Mayor pledges to remedy city's tax-forfeited lot problem
April 6, 2018 - 5:00am
April 3, 2018
A 36-year-old man was arrested after he drove a snowmobile into open water Saturday on Round Lake in Nisswa.
Man drives snowmobile into open water
April 3, 2018 - 8:00am
Crow Wing County Landfill announces summer hours
April 3, 2018 - 6:30am
April 1, 2018
Mary Marana is the executive director of the Baxter-based Crisis Line and Referral Service, a 24-hour community lifeline that allows the depressed or suicidal to call for help anonymously. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Suicide awareness, prevention is life's work for local woman
April 1, 2018 - 6:00am
March 29, 2018
The Crow Wing Board of Commissioners votes at its meeting Tuesday, March 27, to have a commissioner act as a liaison to the Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board to have a commissioner liaison to SWCD
March 29, 2018 - 6:00am
March 27, 2018
Heavy spring snow creates a snow globe effect Monday, March 26, for horses in a pasture south of Aitkin along Highway 210. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Lovely but treacherous - Heavy snow blankets area, creates hazardous driving conditions
March 27, 2018 - 6:00am
March 21, 2018
Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor JoAnn Weaver (center) sits with SWCD District Manager Melissa Barrick at the county board's committee of the whole meeting Tuesday and asks that a county commissioner attend the district's monthly meeting in the hopes of bettering their relationship, which has been contentious in the past over issues such as funding. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing SWCD seeks to get chummier with county board
March 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
Townships throughout the state gathered for annual meetings and elections March 12.
Crow Wing County townships elect officers
March 21, 2018 - 6:30am
Crow Wing County Community Services receives commendation
March 21, 2018 - 2:30am
March 16, 2018
Paul Herkenhoff recently resigned his position as manager of Crow Wing County Environmental Services. The former Crow Wing County survey/planning coordinator took over the position from longtime employee Chris Pence, who quit the county after nine years to work for the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources in Brainerd. Submitted photo.
Crow Wing County Environmental Services Division manager resigns
March 16, 2018 - 8:00am
March 15, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Objections to Crow Wing ATV ordinance
March 15, 2018 - 7:30am
March 14, 2018
Backus Area Forest Supervisor Joel Lemberg requested last month the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners approve the purchase of 80 acres from Potlatch Minnesota Timberlands near Crosslake for state forest purposes through The Nature Conservancy, which would in turn would donate it to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Submitted photo
Crow Wing County Board: Support of timberland acquisition by DNR withheld
March 14, 2018 - 6:00am
March 9, 2018
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department requests public comment on proposed revisions to the ordinance regulating the use of all-terrain vehicles on county road right of ways. The proposed changes for Ordinance No. 0601 are online at Click the "Crow Wing Listens" link on the site.
Public comment sought on Crow Wing ATV ordinance changes
March 9, 2018 - 9:30am