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December 15, 2017
Will Cooksey of the The Trust for Public Land makes his case at Tuesday's county board meeting to buy about 260 acres surrounding Indian Jack Lake to donate to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to create a wildlife management area. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Supports creation of wildlife management area
December 15, 2017 - 7:00am
November 29, 2017
Crow Wing County Attorney Don Ryan (far right) talks at Tuesday's board meeting about lawsuits against the county regarding alleged improper accessing of private information by county employees. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Invasion of privacy lawsuits a public concern
November 29, 2017 - 7:00am
November 15, 2017
Paul Herkenhoff is the new manager of Crow Wing County Environmental Services. The former Crow Wing County survey/planning coordinator took over the position from long-time employee Chris Pence, who recently quit the county after nine years to work for the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources in Brainerd. Submitted photo.
Crow Wing County Board: Revisions to land-use ordinance approved
November 15, 2017 - 7:00am
November 4, 2017
The Crow Wing County Highway Department, explained the plans to reconstruct 3.2 miles of CSAH 13, from County Road 137 to County State Aid Highway 4, in 2020. Plans include adding 6 feet of paved shoulders to each side, rebuilding ditches to meet safety standards and widening the right of way from 66 feet to 100 feet. PineandLakes.com / Google maps
CSAH 13: Project aims to improve safety on crash-ridden highway
November 4, 2017 - 4:00am
October 6, 2017
Crow Wing County commissioners listen to a presentation about the preliminary property tax levy at their Sept. 26 board meeting. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Per diem, salaries set to increase for Crow Wing County board: County attorney, sheriff also given raises
October 6, 2017 - 11:39am
September 27, 2017
Crow Wing County commissioners listen as Finance Director Jason Rausch presents information concerning the 2018 preliminary property tax levy. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board splits 3-2 on flat preliminary levy: No tax increases for 8th year
September 27, 2017 - 8:00am
July 12, 2017
A motorist travels under a canopy of trees in 2014 on Ojibwa Road north of Brainerd. Brainerd Dispatch file photo/Steve Kohls
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves County Road 115 study
July 12, 2017 - 8:00am
May 15, 2017
A graph prepared by County Engineer Tim Bray shows by 2021, available funds in the First Assessment District (Unorganized Territory) will no longer support road construction costs. Source: Crow Wing County (Click on graphic to view entire image)
Crow Wing County Board: Unorganized funding crunch spurs public meetings
May 15, 2017 - 11:48am
April 18, 2017
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Crow Wing County Board: Compensating Crow Wing County's commissioners
April 18, 2017 - 9:02am
November 23, 2016
Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Crow Wing County Board: Residents scorn snowplowing response
November 23, 2016 - 8:57am
July 20, 2016
The installation of emergency sirens are decided by the governments of each jurisdiction, the Crow Wing County Board heard Tuesday. There are currently 43 sirens in the county. The board is seeking recommendations from the county emergency management director for whether to locate sirens within Unorganized Territory (First Assessment District). Source: Crow Wing County
Crow Wing County Board: The sounds of sirens
July 20, 2016 - 10:00am
June 23, 2016
"There is a way for the residents of this area (Unorganized Territory) to get a name," County Administrator Tim Houle said. "It is to organize as a township and call it whatever you want." BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Crow Wing County Board: Connecting loose, 'Unorganized' ends
June 23, 2016 - 9:41am
May 26, 2016
With about 5,500 residents, Unorganized Territory is the third largest population center in the county. "They have been unorganized because no one has been able to drum up enough support to organize it into the third largest city in the county," said Crow Wing Commissioner Paul Thiede. BrianerdDispatch.com Illustration
Crow Wing County Board: How organized should Unorganized be?
May 26, 2016 - 2:48pm
March 23, 2016
A stress fracture in a wall at the Crow Wing County Historical Museum indicates a need for building repairs. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Crow Wing County Board: Historical museum needs repair
March 23, 2016 - 11:05am
December 16, 2015
Crow Wing County: Board approves sales tax increase
December 16, 2015 - 10:19am