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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crosslake forum is Tuesday at school
Crosslake: Council, residents unsure about government facilities' future
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues this week
Visit Nisswa Smiles to earn cash for candy, support soldiers
Football: PL youth athletes compete in Bobber Bowl
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
Emily Greens Champions
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Volleyball: 7th-grade Patriots take Mid-State crown
Agnes Mary Shofner
Verna Anna Ackerman
Kegan M. Pohl
Senior Menus: Oct. 22-26, 2018
Lakewood Health to host joint pain seminar
Faith: We can coexist
Give blood to help cancer patients
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
As I See It: So now what?
Letter to the editor: Vote Democrats out of office
Letter to the editor: Support Goddard for sheriff
Letter to the editor: Voters should elect Goddard sheriff
The Last Windrow: It's a special time of year in Minnesota
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Oct. 20, 2018
Kate Wulf- Mathew Spaan
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
August 7, 2018
Crow Wing County: Signs in road right of way, shoulders, ditches are illegal
The Crow Wing County Highway Department reminds residents that it is illegal to place political, real estate, garage sale, graduation, wedding, etc. signs within a public road right of way, including the ditch. Signs placed in public road right of way are in violation of Minnesota...
August 7, 2018 - 6:30am
July 13, 2018
Crow Wing County Road 105 reopens after repairs
Repairs to Crow Wing County Road 105 west of McNeal Road were completed and the road reopened, the Crow Wing County Highway Department reported. Recent rains caused a large washout forcing the closure of the county road. For more information, or to report an issue with a county road,...
July 13, 2018 - 4:30am
July 1, 2018
Construction work on County Road 111 begins Monday
The Crow Wing County Highway Department entered into a contract with Anderson Brothers Construction for bituminous surfacing on Crow Wing County Road 111. Construction work is scheduled to begin Monday, July 2, with centerline culvert replacements beginning from the north at Highway...
July 1, 2018 - 8:30am
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 10, 2018
Construction scheduled to begin on Crow Wing county highways
The Crow Wing County Highway Department entered into a contract with Anderson Brothers Construction for bituminous surfacing on County Highway 2 from County Highway 45 to Highway 25 and on County Highway 21 from County Highway 2 to Highway 371. Construction work is scheduled to begin...
June 10, 2018 - 11:30am
May 27, 2018
Open house scheduled for County Highway 36 project
CROSSLAKE—Crow Wing County and the city of Crosslake will host an open house to discuss preliminary design features of the proposed improvement of County Highway 36, scheduled for construction in 2020. The proposed highway improvements will begin at the junction of County Highway...
May 27, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 18, 2018
Road construction to begin May 21
The Crow Wing County Highway Department entered into a contract with Anderson Brothers Construction Co. for bituminous surfacing on County Road 118, Bonnie Road, North Long Lake Road, Stallman Road and East Shore Drive. Construction work will begin Monday, May 21, with a centerline...
May 18, 2018 - 4:30am
May 11, 2018
County updates seasonal weight restrictions
Spring weight restrictions for the central frost zone (south of highways 210 and 18 in Crow Wing County) end effective 12:01 a.m. Friday, May 11. Spring weight restrictions for the north-central frost zone (north of highways 210 and 18 in Crow Wing County) remain in effect. Minnesota...
May 11, 2018 - 11:30am
May 9, 2018
CWC sign technician recognized for 31 years of service
Crow Wing County's only sign technician, Bill Simon, was recognized for ensuring that nearly 20,000 signs throughout the county are properly...
May 9, 2018 - 9:00am
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
February 17, 2018
CSAH 36 reconstruction planned for 2020
The Crow Wing County Highway Department is gearing up for a reconstruction project on a portion of County State Aid Highway 36 in Crosslake....
February 17, 2018 - 6:00am
November 10, 2017
Crow Wing County uses anti-icing technique
Ever wonder what all those multiple narrow white lines are on the roads before a snow event and what they are for? The Crow Wing County Highway...
November 10, 2017 - 8:00am
July 25, 2017
2017 Highway Safety Improvement Projects
The Crow Wing County Highway Department has installed numerous safety improvement projects over the years. Some of these are highly visible, while others may be less noticeable. Numerous programs and funding sources are utilized to provide these improvements, including local, state...
July 25, 2017 - 9:00am
Browser the Library Cat: Summer ending, along with reading program
It may appear that summer has just begun, but it seems we are nearing the end. It's the old adage, "Time flies ..." And so, because summer is nearing an end, "Read by Design," the summer reading program, is ending Saturday, Aug. 5. All you young people who have participated in this...
July 25, 2017 - 5:30am
Crow Wing County: Highway department advises safe spring driving
Springlike temperatures can bring unexpected hazards to roadways. Soft spots, potholes, motorcycles, bicyclists, animals and even people are now more noticeable. Soft spots happen expectantly when the frost begins to soften up the soil beneath the road. The softening can create humps,...
February 25, 2017 - 8:06pm