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Crow Wing County Community Services wins innovation award
'We're not those kids': BLC students create business, bust stereotypes
Coalition for Peace to hold peace vigil, pie social
PLMS Students of the Month
Former Crosby mayor wins again: Possessing firearm charge dismissal follows 2 other acquittals
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Girls hockey: Lightning win 2 of 3 to start season
Women's College Hockey: BSU, SCSU hope game in Brainerd Tuesday, Nov. 20, will be classic
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Firearms deer hunting complaints, late-season waterfowl activity - MnDNR CO Reports
James M. Dullum
William D. O'Hara
Ileana "Kathy" Peterson
Crow Wing Energized: Take control of the holidays
3 things for better health
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Senior Menus: Nov. 19-23, 2018
Bormett's Vignette: I can still be 'home for the holidays'
Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
November 1, 2018
South 6th Street open for business
"This is a momentous occasion." These were the words from a brightly dressed Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce president on a chilly Halloween...
November 1, 2018 - 5:00am
Crow Wing County, Brainerd and Jenkins receive $1.4M from MnDOT
Crow Wing County and the cities of Brainerd and Jenkins were recently selected to receive $1.4 million dollars through the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Local Road Improvement Program. The local agencies are among 52 locations around the state chosen through a competitive...
November 1, 2018 - 4:30am
October 17, 2018
Highway 371 Backus to Hackensack detour ending
Motorists who travel between Hackensack and Backus will now find the most direct route between the two cities open. Crews removed the detour,...
October 17, 2018 - 10:00am
Backus: Airport dominates council discussion
City council members' eyebrows were raised while discussing the Backus Municipal Airport and various projects Monday, Sept. 10, because of additional...
September 17, 2018 - 6:00am
September 7, 2018
Final Highway 371 Backus to Hackensack culvert expected to be complete Saturday, Sept. 8
MnDOT Project Supervisor Kirk Allen announced by email the morning of Sept. 7 that the culvert replacement along Highway 371 from Backus to Hackensack...
September 7, 2018 - 10:49pm
September 6, 2018
Three culverts complete in Backus to Hackensack Hwy 371 project
MnDOT Project Supervisor Kirk Allen announced by email that crews working on the Highway 371 from Backus to Hackensack will complete work on...
September 6, 2018 - 10:00am
August 24, 2018
MnDOT invites public to open house in Highway 371 construction
HACKENSACK—Hackensack and Backus area residents, businesses and motorists are invited to attend an open house to learn about a major construction project on Highway 371 between Backus and Hackensack. The project requires a detour beginning Sept. 4. The public open house will...
August 24, 2018 - 9:30am
August 16, 2018
Refinery explosion roils northern Minnesota's asphalt supply
ANGORA, Minn. — Dave Clement used to expect a daily delivery of two truckloads of asphalt binder from the Husky Energy refinery in Superior,...
August 16, 2018 - 7:41pm
July 25, 2018
Construction to start Monday on Excelsior Road-Cypress Drive intersection
A six-week closure will begin at 6 a.m. Monday, July 30, on the portion of the Cypress Drive improvement project affecting Excelsior Road. Landwehr...
July 25, 2018 - 7:00am
June 28, 2018
Brainerd Lion's water fountain to move, but not far
For 50 years in a row, the Brainerd Lion's water fountain has welcomed visitors to the Brainerd lakes area at the corner of Highway 210 and Business...
June 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
June 26, 2018
CSAH 18 Construction schedule released
The Crow Wing County Highway Department has entered into a contract with Anderson Brothers Construction for bituminous surfacing, aggregate shoulders, turn lanes, and culvert replacement on CSAH 18 from Twin Leaf Circle in Nisswa to CSAH 4. Construction operations began Tuesday, June...
June 26, 2018 - 9:02am
June 22, 2018
Crosslake: CSAH 36 informational open house sparsely attended
Crow Wing County Highway Department staff spoke to a nearly empty room about the planned 2020 reconstruction of County State Aid Highway 36 in...
June 22, 2018 - 5:30am
June 10, 2018
Utility work continues on Excelsior Road project
BAXTER—Work is continuing on the Excelsior Road and Edgewood Drive improvement project in Baxter. This week, the contractor continued construction...
June 10, 2018 - 6:00am
May 16, 2018
Baxter City Council: Weather delays worry businesses
BAXTER—The late spring is pushing street projects back and that includes Baxter's projects by its commercial and residential area along...
May 16, 2018 - 7:00am
May 15, 2018
Backus: Residents request future road improvements
With planning underway for a summer road construction project in Backus, residents of Lilian Boulevard and Point Road requested future projects...
May 15, 2018 - 5:00am