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Minnesota attorney general files insulin pricing lawsuit
UPDATE: Authorities still searching for missing Wisconsin girl
Pine River-Backus Elementary School Students of the Month
Poston earns Guardian of Small Business award
Dodge attempts to pass Mercury, crashes on Highway 18
Tennis: Muller/Mudgett, Boller advance at subsection tournament
Area Girls Tennis: Pequot's Boller bounces into state tournament
Still Thielen Good: Record pace continues for Minnesota's homegrown star
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots fall in section final
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
Shelton E. Wright
Robert Donald Ensminger
Wonderful winter squash!
Out of the Darkness Nisswa Walk
Eagles Nest Church to host spaghetti dinner
Faith: 'Onward, Christian Soldiers'
Senior Menus: Oct. 15-19, 2018
Grim's Tales: The Time Lapse Debacle
From the Lefthand Corner: Women unite - at the ballot box
The Cracker Barrel: Enemy of progress?
Just say yes to Apple Day
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
October 11, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Agrees to make County Road 115 a 'priority'
A Crow Wing County road improvement project with a long and contentious history is going forward full-speed ahead, but it hasn't been easy. The...
October 11, 2018 - 5:00am
August 29, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Opposes closing Gull Lake Dam Road
A proposal to close the road over the dam on the Gull River in East Gull Lake in Cass County met with disapproval by commissioners—in Crow...
August 29, 2018 - 5:00am
June 30, 2018
Crow Wing County reaches labor agreement with highway workers
It was a brief meeting of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners, but the highlight was the announcement of a labor agreement reached with...
June 30, 2018 - 9:00am
June 19, 2018
Crosslakers put flower planters on city bridges
Thanks to the diligent efforts of the Crosslakers connectivity work group and funding approved by the Crosslake City Council, two bridges in...
June 19, 2018 - 7:00am
May 29, 2018
Honoring their sacrifice: Brainerd Memorial Day celebration pays tribute to fallen servicemembers
Jamie, Jerry and Gary. These names resonate with Tim Bray—the Crow Wing County engineer, though his day-job took a backseat to his lesser-known...
May 29, 2018 - 4:00am
May 17, 2018
Crosslake: Council puts moratorium on sewer connections, temporarily closes dumpsite
A moratorium on sewer connections, temporary closure of a city dump site and a new comprehensive plan were among issues acted upon at the Crosslake...
May 17, 2018 - 7:00am
May 4, 2018
Local option sales tax generates more revenue for county than projected
Almost $11.5 million has been collected in the past two years in the local option sales tax revenue for road improvement projects in Crow Wing County. The half cent local option sales tax was implemented April 1, 2016. The revenue, brought in as of April 1, represents a 34 percent...
May 4, 2018 - 10:30am
April 11, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: 5-year highway improvement plan given green light
Where to spend money fixing roadways, when and for how much was part of a highway improvement plan adopted by the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners....
April 11, 2018 - 8:00am
March 5, 2018
County snow removal is strategic
Despite heavy snowfall overnight into Monday and more flakes falling fast and furiously Monday afternoon, Crow Wing County snowplows didn't take...
March 5, 2018 - 4:24pm
February 10, 2018
Crow Wing County attorney seeks 7th term in office
Like any good Minnesota tale, County Attorney Don Ryan said—for him—it all began with a man named Ole. The Crow Wing County attorney...
February 10, 2018 - 6:00am
December 22, 2017
Crow Wing County completes highway improvements by year's end
It's been said before there are only two seasons in Minnesota—winter and construction season—but now that the former officially began...
December 22, 2017 - 5:00am
July 17, 2017
Crow Wing County: Board approves fund transfer for Ditch 13
A transfer of funds from the now-defunct Thirty Lakes Watershed District account to the Ditch 13 maintenance fund received Crow Wing County Board support Tuesday. County Engineer Tim Bray told commissioners the watershed district board of directors agreed to donate about $6,000 to...
July 17, 2017 - 9:24am
July 12, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves County Road 115 study
The county road encircling Round Lake will be surveyed for potential reconstruction, the Crow Wing County Board decided Tuesday. County Road...
July 12, 2017 - 8:00am
July 6, 2017
Residents ask for a road fix following car crash
Crow Wing County Road 39 in Ideal Township winds its way between Bass and Kimble lakes, near the Norway Ridge Supper Club. Because of the winding...
July 6, 2017 - 11:25am
June 5, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Planning an intersection fix
Crow Wing County might soon acquire a property near one of the busiest intersections on the county highway system to preserve it for future roadway...
June 5, 2017 - 3:33pm