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Firefighters respond to fire alarms and rollover
Police Blotter - Dec. 19
Shoreview man arrested after ATV chase
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Gymnastics: Klefsaas, Warriors silence Storm
Girls Hockey: Goal in final 90 seconds lifts Flying Warriors
Nordic Skiing: Baker, Warrior boys runners-up
College Football: Haeg makes third All-American team
Area Boys Hockey: Flyers, Wolverines lose
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Reader Opinion: A new motto?
Reader Opinion: A more accurate description
Reader Opinion: The light of Christmas
Reader Opinion: Christmas ball was a success
Reader Opinion: The historic water tower
Isn't it time to start a new tradition? Late-season pheasant hunting
What's Up Outdoors: Deer season ends, fishing is on
Walleyedan: The heat is on
Area fishing report
Children’s toys and bacteria: Whose toys carry the most germs?
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 19
What do we hope for?
Puttin' on The Mitts: Holiday sweet treats
Life on Mars? NASA's Mars rover finds methane, organic chemicals
Science and Tech
this was brainerd
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Davina and the Vagabonds: Hot enough to melt ice
Sony cancels upcoming Dec. 25 release of 'The Interview' after theaters bail
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 18
Visual Arts - Dec. 18
Special Events - Dec. 18
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Births: Lakewood Health System, Staples
Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin, birth
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Out of town birth
St. Gabriel's Hospital, Little Falls, births
Sandra J. Poferl
George O. Johnson
Doris Maxine Leaf
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Crow Wing County
December 17, 2014
'In God We Trust' display approved by Crow Wing County Board
A new display will soon appear within the Crow Wing County Board Room which one commissioner said will honor the founding principles of the United States. The county board approved a resolution Tuesday brought forward by Commissioner Paul Thiede to emblazon a wall in the room with...
December 17, 2014 - 11:57am
December 16, 2014
Crow Wing County Board: Another union moves toward performance-based pay
Another union representing Crow Wing County employees has agreed to move toward performance-based pay. The county reached a three-year agreement Tuesday with 79 employees represented by AFSCME, the nation's largest public services employee union.
December 16, 2014 - 6:17pm
Crow Wing County Board: County sets 2015 fees
No one commented at a public hearing on the fees Crow Wing County charges for various goods and services before approval during the county board's Tuesday meeting. The sheriff's office submitted several changes to its fee schedule, including an increase in the dangerous dog fee from...
December 16, 2014 - 6:17pm
Crow Wing County Board: Finalized 2015 levy approved
The Crow Wing County Board certified its finalized property tax levy for 2015 at its Tuesday meeting. The action makes it official: for the fifth straight year, Crow Wing County has reduced its tax burden on residents. Based on preliminary data from the 87 counties in Minnesota,...
December 16, 2014 - 5:50pm
December 15, 2014
Crow Wing County divorces
Crow Wing County divorces. Maury E. Halverson and Robin L. Halverson. Lindsay M. Winterfeld and Benjamin T. Winterfeld. Travis C. Jackson and Carly J. Jackson. Kristin L. Bagley and Joshua A. Bagley. Brittany L. Kraklau and James A. Kraklau. Michael A. Quast and Victoria L....
December 15, 2014 - 11:56pm
Outstanding Conservationist of the Year: Revering wild rice
Tucked into a secluded area of northeastern Crow Wing County is Lower Dean Lake, a pristine haven of wild rice habitat for migrating waterfowl. Thanks to the efforts of the county's Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) and one family's tradition of land stewardship, it will...
December 15, 2014 - 11:07am
December 12, 2014
Crow Wing County receives grant for county forests
Crow Wing County Land Services has received a $43,860 grant from the Conservation Partners Legacy (CPL) Expedited Grant Program. This grant will allow the county to enhance more than 200 acres of white pine, jack pine and oak habitat. The CPL grant program is funded through the Outdoor...
December 12, 2014 - 5:50pm
December 9, 2014
Marriage license applications in Crow Wing County
Marriage license applications in Crow Wing County. Roberta A. Nelson, 72, Crosslake, and Ralph H. Flohr, 78, Crosby. Jason W. Barg, 43, and Jennifer D. Friedel, 42, both of Pillager. David E. Erickson, 51, Crosslake, and Kellie Jean Busker, 37 Staples. Aana M. Bendson, 28, Eagan,...
December 9, 2014 - 7:40pm
November 26, 2014
Crow Wing County Board: Thiede will attend first AIS meeting soon
Commissioner Paul Thiede will begin his service as a member of the statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee next week. The committee was appointed by Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr in 2012 to assure stakeholders in aquatic invasive...
November 26, 2014 - 6:13pm
November 25, 2014
Crow Wing County Board: Changes to emergency plan approved
Minor changes to the county's emergency operations plan for 2015 will make way for a more extensive overhaul next year due to changes at the state level. John Bowen, emergency management director, presented the plan to the Crow Wing County Board at its Tuesday meeting. He said although...
November 25, 2014 - 10:01pm
Crow Wing County Board: Taxpayers attend public hearing on levy
The size of a pie and the slices within it became the analogy of the night at Tuesday's public hearing on the county's budget and property tax levy. About 15 people attended the hearing, an annual event held to allow the public to ask questions, share comments or voice concerns about...
November 25, 2014 - 9:21pm
November 23, 2014
County says don't push snow across street, or right of way
The Crow Wing County Highway Department reminds residents pushing snow from driveways across roadways or into public right of ways is a misdemeanor under Minnesota State Statute 160.2715. Depositing snow and ice onto a public roadway can cause a hazard for motorists. Snow and ice...
November 23, 2014 - 8:49pm
November 19, 2014
Thiede appointed to AIS advisory committee
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Thiede has been appointed to a statewide Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Advisory Committee by Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Commissioner Tom Landwehr. "I am pleased to be appointed to this important statewide committee," said...
November 19, 2014 - 10:23pm
Crow Wing County Board: Seeking ways to improve fleet vehicle management
There is no policy on the books standardizing how each department of Crow Wing County manages its fleets of vehicles, but a new effort seeks to do just that. Reid Thiesse, facilities manager, presented the proposed policy to a quorum of the county board at its Tuesday committee...
November 19, 2014 - 10:52am
County asks residents to keep E911 signs visible
Crow Wing County Land Services would like to remind property owners to keep their blue E911 signs clear of snow and debris. The E911 system relies upon the property owner to maintain signs once installed. Keep the sign visible at all times and remove vegetation, debris, snow and other...
November 19, 2014 - 10:34am