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Todd Dahl

February 9, 2019
In his rural Nisswa home in January, retired state fire marshal deputy Mark Germain holds a burned phone recovered from a fire. The phone is illustrative of why it's important to stay low to the ground, Germain said, as the cord was undamaged in comparison. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Brainerd's state fire investigator retires his badge after serving 3 decades: Mark Germain no longer on call
February 9, 2019 - 7:00am
January 10, 2019
Scott Goddard (right) shakes hands with retired Judge David Ten Eyck after Goddard was sworn in by Ten Eyck as the Crow Wing County sheriff Wednesday, Jan. 9, with his family looking on at the Pequot Lakes High School Auditorium. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Goddard era begins: New Crow Wing County sheriff takes oath
January 10, 2019 - 7:00am
November 29, 2018
On thin ice
November 29, 2018 - 10:00am
November 27, 2018
Truck breaks through ice on Upper South Long
November 27, 2018 - 3:00am
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
November 14, 2018
Terrance Lee Lindmark
Level 3 offender moves to rural Brainerd
November 14, 2018 - 9:00am
November 5, 2018
Crow Wing County is working with a company called Everbridge on sending emergency and community alerts to its citizens through telephone calls, emails, text messages and through telecommunication for people who are deaf or blind. The Everbridge system broadcasts messages at high speed to thousands of calls per minute. This screenshot shows how the county can select an area of people they want to alert for the the notification.
Crow Wing County wants residents to sign up for its new alert system
November 5, 2018 - 7:00am
October 31, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Goddard has similar history to Dahl
October 31, 2018 - 2:30pm
October 6, 2018
Letter to the editor: Goddard most qualified for sheriff
October 6, 2018 - 7:30am
July 10, 2018
CROSSLAKE - The body of the 60-year-old swimmer who failed to resurface after swimming on Adney Lake southeast of Crosslake Sunday, July 8, was recovered. Maps
Divers find body of 60-year-old missing swimmer
July 10, 2018 - 6:00am
July 7, 2018
Arrested were (l to r) : Charles Ford, 60, Backus, for fifth-degree drugs; Doug Melby Jr., 59, Pequot Lakes, for first-degree drugs and possession of a pistol/weapon ammunition by an ineligible person; Richard Kinnunen, 52, Brainerd, for fifth-degree drugs and a probation violation; and a 26-year-old Pine River woman and a 52-year-old Crosby woman for probation violations.
Agents seize more than 3 pounds of meth, ammunition and cash
July 7, 2018 - 4:00am
June 30, 2018
The sheriff's office partnered with Crow Wing County GIS to create a user-friendly, web-based program to help share information with the public. "The mapping will include information on burglaries, thefts, suspicious activities and other related crimes that have taken place over the previous two weeks in Crow Wing County," said Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl. Screen grab from
Crime mapping available in Crow Wing County
June 30, 2018 - 3:00am
April 28, 2018
Eric Klang
Klang announces candidacy for CWC sheriff: Three now seeking post
April 28, 2018 - 8:00am
April 12, 2018
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reports several arrests during a probation check April 4 at a residence on the 4600 block of Cinosam Road in rural Brainerd. Investigators from the Lakes Area Drug Investigative Division assisted Crow Wing County Community Corrections with the check, during which four people were located in the residence and arrested for a variety of offenses.
Four arrested for drug, other charges on Cinosam Road
April 12, 2018 - 5:00am
April 6, 2018
"These scams can seem very real," stated Sheriff Todd Dahl in a news release. "We will not call you seeking payment. A good rule of thumb is to only provide personal information when you make the phone call to a known business or organization."
Local arrest warrant scam calls continue
April 6, 2018 - 11:00am