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Crow Wing County

Applicants wanted for Crow Wing County dairy princesses and ambassadors
5 hours 37 min ago
Crow Wing County facilities coordinator Rachel Breun (left), Pam Nelson, director of the Crow Wing County Historical Society Museum and Research Library, and Hillary Swanson, future director, talk about the different exhibits at the museum Friday in Brainerd. The museum was recently awarded a $224,557 grant from the Minnesota Historical Society for some much-needed repairs. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Crow Wing County historical museum and library renovations to get underway
6 hours 7 min ago
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 18, 2018
Sheriff Todd Dahl's tape measure read 18-1/2 inches in the northwest corner of the event area on Gull Lake, on Thursday, Jan. 18, paving the way for his approval for the annual Ice Fishing Extravaganza. Dan Determan / Echo Journal
Sheriff approves ice for Extravaganza
January 18, 2018 - 9:50pm
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 16, 2018
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Charge: Brother intended to kill others in northern Minn. senior home stabbing
January 16, 2018 - 10:01pm
January 10, 2018
CWC to hold floodplain mapping information session
January 10, 2018 - 11:48pm
A mobile version of the GIS Map is now available for Crow Wing County residents. This map has the same capabilities of the desktop version and now functions on phones and tablets. Illustration
Mobile GIS map now available for Crow Wing County residents
January 10, 2018 - 6:00am
The Crow Wing County Museum housed in the former Crow Wing County Jail and sheriff's residence building turned 100 years old in 2017. (File photo by Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Crow Wing County awarded over $224,000 to update historical museum
January 10, 2018 - 4:00am
January 9, 2018
Pictured, from left: Debby Erickson, administrative services director; Doug Houge, Crow Wing County commissioner; Rosemary Franzen; Crow Wing County commissioner; Jason Rausch, finance director; Alaina Bundy, business analyst; Rachel Nystrom, Crow Wing County commissioner, Paul Thiede, Crow Wing County administrator; Paul Koering, Crow Wing County commissioner.
Crow Wing County is nationally recognized for financial reporting
January 9, 2018 - 4:00am
January 8, 2018
A Delta Airlines commuter passenger jet taxis into position Thursday with the help of ground crew at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport. Commercial air traffic has increased steadily during 2017 at the facility. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery.
Giving Crow Wing County its wings
January 8, 2018 - 5:00am
January 7, 2018
January is National Radon Awareness Month. Crow Wing County Land Services in Brainerd is offering free radon testing kits to area residents at the Land Services Building, 322 Laurel St., Suite 15, with a limit of one kit per household, while supplies last. MnDOH Graphic
Odorless, colorless and tasteless radioactive gas threatens homeowners
January 7, 2018 - 5:00am
January 6, 2018
Crow Wing County is working with the geographic information systems firm Pro-West & Associates to ensure its address and road data is ready for the transition to "Next Generation 911." Screen grab from
Crow Wing County prepares address and road data for Next Generation 911
January 6, 2018 - 7:00am
January 5, 2018
"I would certainly be very cautious about driving on the lakes yet," said Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch. "Make sure to test the ice and check with bait shops and things like that. Use caution and make sure you know what you are getting into. Just because it has been cold doesn't mean there's a foot of ice." Illustration
Cold brings needed ice growth; caution always important
January 5, 2018 - 6:00am
January 4, 2018
FEMA training opportunity offered by Crow Wing County
January 4, 2018 - 10:30am