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June 14, 2019
A conference, dubbed “Water Connects Us All,” runs 4-6:30 p.m. Monday, June 17 and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at Northern Lights Casino in Walker. It's intended to be a gathering pertaining to the health of lakes, rivers and watersheds in central Minnesota. File photo
Water quality advocates announce community gathering in Cass County
June 14, 2019 - 5:00am
June 13, 2019
Walking on the grounds of Driftwood Resort Tuesday, May 28, Whitefish Lake can be seen in the background. The family owned resort closed in 2009 and was recently sold. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
County cites water quality, lack of need in Driftwood decision: Concerned residents unconvinced fight is over
June 13, 2019 - 5:00am
May 25, 2019
Sgt. DJ Downie of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office waves to the photographer during a past boating safety class. DNR Photo
Make safe boating top priority on Memorial Day weekend: Water remains dangerously cold, life jackets a necessity
May 25, 2019 - 7:00am
May 14, 2019
Crow Wing County receives grant to seal unused wells
May 14, 2019 - 9:30am
May 10, 2019
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A boat is decontaminated at the station at the Crosslake-Crow Wing County Joint Highway Maintenance Facility in Crosslake.
Crow Wing County preps for fishing opener, aquatic invasive species
May 10, 2019 - 4:00am
April 23, 2019
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Stages of ice out
April 23, 2019 - 10:57am
April 6, 2019
Map of the proposed Pine River One Watershed One Plan. Submitted info. Click on the image to view the entire graphic.
Crow Wing, Cass counties seek comments on watershed plan
April 6, 2019 - 5:00am
March 26, 2019
With spring melt underway, DNR urges caution on Minnesota lakes and rivers: Fort Snelling State Park closes due to flooding
March 26, 2019 - 9:30am
March 22, 2019
County Soil and Water Conservation District recaps year with report
March 22, 2019 - 9:30am
March 13, 2019
Crow Wing County Commissioner Bill Brekken (left) asks environmental services supervisor Jake Frie, who is seated at the table, about the county’s 2019 aquatic invasive species prevention plan at the Tuesday, March 12, board meeting, with environmental services supervisor Ryan Simonson at Frie’s side. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Board hires AIS prevention plan coordinator
March 13, 2019 - 9:00am
March 4, 2019
A scrap iron heap at the Crow Wing County Landfill off Highway 210. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Senator talking trash: Ruud pushes to recycle state's solid waste tax
March 4, 2019 - 9:00am
January 10, 2019
Dave Williams of Pelican Township voices his concerns about vacation rentals by nearby homeowners at the Tuesday, Jan. 8, statutory, organizational and regular meeting of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Lakefront property owner says unregulated rentals cause for concern
January 10, 2019 - 9:00am
January 6, 2019
Crow Wing County seeks public comment on AIS plan
January 6, 2019 - 8:00am
November 21, 2018
Bob Fromm uses a sled Tuesday, Nov. 20, to haul the contents of his spearing house off the Gull River. According to the DNR, anglers should wait until 4 inches of new ice has formed to walk and fish on the ice. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Sheriff's advice: Stay off the ice - Temps not yet cold enough for foot, vehicle traffic
November 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
September 28, 2018
Minnesota Fishing Museum President Robert DeRosier (left, arm raised) describes the aspirations of the museum in broad strokes as he appeals to state lawmakers in attendance. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Minnesota Fishing Museum seeks state's backing for future plans
September 28, 2018 - 5:00am