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January 19, 2018
The cab of the Pequot Lakes fire tower was once used by the Department of Natural Resources forestry to watch for wildfire. Today, the tower sits empty due to budgetary issues and constant vandalism. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal file photo
Crow Wing County looks to acquire Pequot Lakes fire tower
January 19, 2018 - 5:00am
January 17, 2018
Commissioner Paul Thiede listens to Crow Wing Energized steering committee members Kara Griffin, division manager of county community services, and Adam Rees, Essentia Health Central Region president, give an update about the community health movement led by Crow Wing County Community Services and Essentia Health. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Health survey energizes community health movement
January 17, 2018 - 10:00am
January 3, 2018
Crow Wing County Board Commissioner Rachel Reabe Nystrom (far right) leans in to talk to new Chairman Paul Thiede Tuesday as former Chairman Doug Houge (center) talks to new Vice Chairwoman Rosemary Franzen. Also pictured are Commissioner Paul Koering and Administrative Coordinator Therese Norwood. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board reorganizes as new year begins
January 3, 2018 - 10:00am
December 29, 2017
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch makes the case at Tuesday's board meeting for county employees to travel out of state, sometimes at the county's expense. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Approves out-of-state travel requests
December 29, 2017 - 7:00am
December 27, 2017
Northeast Regional Director Susanne Hinrichs of the University of Minnesota Extension-Brainerd Regional Office talks at the Crow Wing County board meeting on Tuesday about a proposal to charge for the proctoring of the commercial pesticide applicator test. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board adopts fee schedules and policies
December 27, 2017 - 5:00am
December 13, 2017
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch presents the 2018 budget and levy summation to the county board at a public hearing Tuesday before a resolution to adopt the budget and levy was unanimously passed. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: For 8th consecutive year, county passes reduced levy
December 13, 2017 - 7:00am
December 9, 2017
The Pine River Watershed primarily sits within Cass and Crow Wing counties, with about 12,000 acres in Aitkin County and 347 acres in Hubbard County. Source: USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Crow Wing County: Board considers agreement with Cass County on Pine River Watershed
December 9, 2017 - 7:00am
December 1, 2017
Crow Wing County: Board hears changes to AIS plan - County seeks public feedback
December 1, 2017 - 5:30am
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
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
September 14, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Board updates lake improvement district policies
September 14, 2017 - 11:00am
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
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