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November 3, 2018
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch (left) talks to Commissioners Paul Koering, Paul Thiede and Rosemary Franzen, and County Administrator Tim Houle and Administrative Services Director Deborah Erickson, about county fees at the Friday, Nov. 2, budget committee meeting and whether to raise them to offset the 2019 preliminary levy. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County fees could be adjusted lower, higher or not
November 3, 2018 - 9:14am
October 17, 2018
Crow Wing County Community Services Division Manager Sheila Skogen talks about drug testing of government assistance applicants as County Administrator Tim Houle (left) and commissioners Rosemary Franzen, Paul Koering and Paul Thiede look on at the committee of the whole meeting Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the County Historic Courthouse. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Drug tests disqualify some seeking public assistance
October 17, 2018 - 5:00am
October 11, 2018
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted at its Tuesday, Oct. 9, meeting to make County Road 115 -- also known as Ojibwa and Nashway roads -- a “priority.” Google Maps
Crow Wing County Board: Agrees to make County Road 115 a 'priority'
October 11, 2018 - 5:00am
October 6, 2018
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch (left) gets detailed about the 2019 preliminary budget and levy at the Friday, Oct. 6, budget committee meeting as Commissioner Paul Koering leans in and Chairman Paul Thiede leans back across the desk from County Administrative Services Director Deborah Erickson and Commissioner Rosemary Franzen (right). Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County attempts to reduce costs, generate revenue
October 6, 2018 - 5:00am
September 27, 2018
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch gives a presentation of the 2019 preliminary budget and levy at the Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Agrees tentatively to 7 percent tax levy - Commissioners bicker over 3 percent raise in salaries
September 27, 2018 - 7:00am
September 26, 2018
Crow Wing County Jail Administrator Heath Fosteson tells the board of commissioners at its Tuesday, Sept. 25, meeting about the growing number that are lodged in the county jail because of meth rather than in state prisons, which reduces the number of beds the county rents out to the Minnesota Department of Corrections. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crow Wing County Board: County administrator prefaces budget, levy presentation with warnings - Approves preliminary 7 percent tax levy increase
September 26, 2018 - 7:00am
September 19, 2018
Crow Wing County Community Services Division Manager Kara Griffin hands sheets of information about out-of-home placements of endangered children to Administrator Tim Houle at the Tuesday, Sept. 18, committee of the whole meeting with commissioners Rachel Reabe Nystrom (left), Rosemary Franzen (middle) and Paul Thiede. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Child protection draining county coffers
September 19, 2018 - 3:00am
September 15, 2018
Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle
Crow Wing County Board: Houle proposes 7 percent tax levy increase
September 15, 2018 - 7:00am
September 12, 2018
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Koering laughs during the board's discussion to buy six 2019 Ford Police Interceptor Utility vehicles before manufacturing plant disruptions and new model introduction make obsolete county-owned SUV accessories or drive up the purchase cost. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves early ordering of sheriff's office SUVs
September 12, 2018 - 7:00am
August 29, 2018
Gull Lake Road embankment following emergency repairs in 2017. Submitted photo / U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Crow Wing County Board: Opposes closing Gull Lake Dam Road
August 29, 2018 - 5:00am
August 23, 2018
Sgt. Andy Galles of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office gestures, while to his left, Crow Wing County Adult Services Supervisor Nathan Bertram listens during their presentation to county commissioners about substance abuse at the Tuesday, Aug. 21, committee of the whole meeting. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: 'An addiction crisis': Report detailing rising meth addiction alarms county commissioners
August 23, 2018 - 5:00am
August 15, 2018
Former Crow Wing County commissioner dies: Dewey Tautges remembered fondly by peers
August 15, 2018 - 7:00am
August 14, 2018
Tim Houle, a vice president at Widseth Smith Nolting, said the Brainerd School District has a bevy of options to consider if they're going to mitigate heavy traffic around Forestview Middle School and the neighboring new Baxter Elementary School site. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd School Board: Study addresses anticipated school traffic congestion
August 14, 2018 - 7:00am
July 12, 2018
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners discusses at its Tuesday, July 10, meeting the treatment of those with mental illness and the state government's role in providing health care. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County officials peeved about DHS comments
July 12, 2018 - 5:00am
June 30, 2018
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Crow Wing County reaches labor agreement with highway workers
June 30, 2018 - 9:00am