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May 22, 2019
Crow Wing County Engineer Tim Bray (left) expresses his disappointment Tuesday, May 21, to the county board at the Jenkins City Council's recent decision to withdraw from a cost share agreement with the county for County Road 145 work after months of consideration. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Jenkins City Council balks at sharing road improvement costs with county
May 22, 2019 - 3:45pm
May 15, 2019
Breezy Point Mayor Tom Lillehei adjusts the microphone Tuesday, May 14, at the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners meeting before speaking at the public hearing about golf cart use on county roads in the resort community. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
County board allows golf carts on Breezy Point county roads. Golf cart use permitted on county highways 4, 11 and 39 in the resort community
May 15, 2019 - 7:00am
March 31, 2019
Water issues on roadways keep Crow Wing County workers busy
March 31, 2019 - 10:30am
March 27, 2019
East Central Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths Regional Coordinator Tom Nixon (left) and Minnesota State Patrol Capt. Joe Dwyer face the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners at its Tuesday, March 26, meeting and discuss local efforts to prevent serious traffic injuries or fatalities. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Toward Zero Deaths switches gears, targets Highway 371 in Crow Wing, Cass counties
March 27, 2019 - 5:00am
March 24, 2019
Crow Wing County maintenance crews work on spring-related road issues
March 24, 2019 - 6:30am
March 17, 2019
Photo illustration, Metro Creative Graphics, Inc.
Crow Wing County workers tackle flooding, frozen culverts
March 17, 2019 - 3:00am
March 15, 2019
An orange hazard warning marker alerts pedestrians of the water-removing hose across the sidewalk working to clean up minor flooding Thursday, March 14, at the Washington Educational Services Building on Oak Street. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Flood waters cause minor damage to school buildings
March 15, 2019 - 9:00am
March 12, 2019
Crow Wing County maintains over 640 miles of roadway and right of way, and numerous bridges. County highways, county roads, and roads in the First Assessment and Second Assessment districts are also maintained by the Crow Wing County Highway Department. Click on the image to view the entire map graphic.
First came the snow, now come the floods
March 12, 2019 - 7:00am
March 7, 2019
Members of the Baxter City Council prepare for a workshop Tuesday, March 5. The city is contending with a spike in fire service assessments by the Brainerd Fire Department for 2020. Representing an 11.7 percent increase, this means Baxter will have to pay roughly $36,000 more for emergency coverage in 2020. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Members to tackle increased fire service assessments
March 7, 2019 - 7:00am
February 12, 2019
Crow Wing County asks residents to keep garbage containers off roads
February 12, 2019 - 5:30am
February 5, 2019
Crow Wing County asks residents to keep garbage containers off roads
February 5, 2019 - 4:30am
September 6, 2018
Brainerd City Council member Gabe Johnson explains his perspective on the Buffalo Hills Lane reconstruction project Tuesday, Sept. 4.
Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd council discusses assessments for Buffalo Hills Lane project
September 6, 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
One teaspoon of road salt permanently pollutes five gallons of water, according to Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Manager Melissa Barrick. Submitted photo
Class to cover winter salt use best practices
August 23, 2018 - 9:23am
March 15, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Objections to Crow Wing ATV ordinance
March 15, 2018 - 7:30am