For the past three years, we’re proud to have produced a Crow Wing County Resource Guide that has helped area residents navigate with information on services and organizations.
The Crow Wing County Resource Guide has especially proved valuable as communication lines changed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our guide has helped residents contact important services during this crisis. The 2021 Crow Wing County Resource Guide is again filled with information about the county, area cities, schools, churches and nonprofit organizations. There are also stories about the interesting history and significant landmarks for our county. The guide is also full of contact information for emergency/medical, cities and townships, county and older adult services.
Thanks to everyone who helped produce our guide and a special thank you to the advertisers who support it.
We apologize in advance to any group or organization accidentally omitted from our listings. Please contact us at 218-855-5855 and we will update our digital edition and include the information in future years. Thank you and enjoy our 2021 Crow Wing County Residential Resource Guide.
Pete Mohs, publisher
Brainerd Dispatch/Echo Journal
2021 Calendar of events-6
Crow Wing County history-8
Crow Wing County Government-12
State and Federal Government-13
Crow Wing County map-19
Crow Wing Energized-41
Historic news events-50
Local COVID-19 update-53
Advertiser thank you-54
About the cover:
Crow Wing County hosts many activities throughout the year. The cover of this year's issue shows those activities centered around the historic Crow Wing County Courthouse building. Some of the many activities (clockwise from top) include Bean Hole Days in Pequot Lakes, mountain biking in the Cuyuna mine pits, turtle races in Nisswa and celebrating St. Pat’s in Crosslake. Staff photos by Kelly Humphrey, Steve Kohls and Nancy Vogt.