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Crow Wing Power

June 10, 2019
Crow Wing Power Board President Bob Kangas (foreground) and CEO Bruce Kraemer announced Thursday, June 6, an exploratory deal with North Star Manganese to potentially develop the Emily lode into a viable mining operation. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file phtoo
Details emerge on 3rd-party developer for Crow Wing Power's Emily deposit
June 10, 2019 - 9:00am
May 20, 2019
Gary Bakken -- a Crow Wing Power member and Breezy Point Council member -- addressed co-op directors during a meeting Thursday, May 16. Bakken says he is looking into filing a civil suit against the electric power co-op. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Lawsuits threatened over Crow Wing Power mine royalties
May 20, 2019 - 2:04pm
May 17, 2019
Board President Bob Kangas (foreground) discusses transparency and the subject of $70,000 bonuses paid to directors in 2006 during a sit-down with the Dispatch  March 17. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing Power board members say state AG making inquiries into co-op
May 17, 2019 - 9:00am
May 6, 2019
Stella Canales of Backus will be going to Washington D.C. as one winner selected in a Crow Wing Power contest. Submitted Photo
Area high school juniors win Crow Wing Power contest
May 6, 2019 - 4:00am
May 4, 2019
Operation Round-up announces grant recipients
May 4, 2019 - 4:30am
February 19, 2019
Operation Round-Up offers Impact Grant
February 19, 2019 - 6:30am
February 12, 2019
Deadline is Friday for Crow Wing Power sponsored trip
February 12, 2019 - 4:30am
February 11, 2019
Crow Wing Power offers D.C. trip to students
February 11, 2019 - 2:30am
January 26, 2019
Bob Kangas
Guest Opinion: We Stand by Our Stewardship of the Emily Mining Project
January 26, 2019 - 7:30am
January 18, 2019
Members of the Crow Wing Power board, along with co-op executive staff, meet the morning of Thursday, Jan. 17. The Emily manganese deposit loomed large over proceedings as a center of controversy in recent weeks. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Mining muddle: Crow Wing Power board grapples with controversial royalty agreement
January 18, 2019 - 4:34pm
January 17, 2019
In 2008, Crow Wing Power -- with about 38,000 customer-members -- bought land near Emily owned by Steve Carlton's family for decades. The land sits on a rich vein of manganese, but getting it out of the ground has proven challenging. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Potential partner for Emily manganese mine remains mysterious
January 17, 2019 - 11:00am
January 12, 2019
A file photo from 2011 shows an above-ground installation at the site of a large manganese deposit near Emily. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crow Wing Power CEO, board members clash over mining agreement
January 12, 2019 - 5:00am
January 7, 2019
Operation Round Up donations distributed
January 7, 2019 - 8:00am
December 4, 2018
About 20 firefighters from Nisswa and Pequot Lakes work to extinguish a fire about 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, on the 6700 block of Cullen Loop, north of Nisswa and east of Lower Cullen Lake. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Truck fire ignites in pole shed: Nisswa and Pequot Lakes firefighters respond
December 4, 2018 - 5:00am
November 25, 2018
LED lights use 75 percent less energy and last 25 times longer than incandescent bulbs. In terms of Christmas trees, LED bulbs average a lifespan 66 times longer than incandescent lighting, yet they cost a tenth of incandescents to operate per 10 mini strings. Brainerd Dispatch / Steve Kohls file photo
Tech Savvy: Christmas lights: Highlights and lowlights in the season of giving
November 25, 2018 - 7:00am