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Crow Wing County Most Wanted: December
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Wealth Column: How to minimize financial stress during the holidays
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Men's College Hockey: McLain scores team-high seventh goal
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‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
What's Up Outdoors: Let's get out ice fishing
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 10
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Avoid eye strain by remembering the 20-20-20 rule
Don't go south over the holidays. Head west to South Dakota, instead
Short-term home stay may produce difficult transition
Clergy View: Reflections of a Black Friday past
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Crow Wing County Most Wanted: December
All 10 faces are new on the Crow Wing County's Most Wanted list for December. As of Friday, there were an estimated 941 total active warrants...
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December 9, 2017
Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen says 'It's a Wonderful Life'
Pastor Bob Evans feels like "It's a Wonderful Life," the Frank Capra-directed feel-good Christmas classic that's a perennial favorite of the...
December 9, 2017 - 7:00am
December 8, 2017
Brainerd native distinguishes himself at NDSU while working full time
Peter Wells can add another accolade to his resume when he graduates from North Dakota State University, a resume already including working full...
December 8, 2017 - 9:00am
December 7, 2017
'Call to action' aims to reduce number of mentally ill in county jail
Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle is convinced more can be done for the mentally ill in the county jail who either had nowhere else to...
December 7, 2017 - 5:44pm
December 4, 2017
Travel could be 'impossible' Monday, NWS warns
After an extended period of mild days with above-average temperatures in the Brainerd Lakes area, the National Weather Service warned blizzard conditions were possible Monday, Dec. 4. with travel "very difficult to impossible."
December 4, 2017 - 3:00am
December 2, 2017
Our Opinion: Crow Wing County is right to be proactive on mental health
We applaud Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle for his recent emphatic call to action on a plan to reduce the number of mentally ill people housed in the Crow Wing County Jail. As Houle noted at a Nov. 21 county board meeting, often these inmates are at the jail simply because...
December 2, 2017 - 6:30am
December 1, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Crow Wing partners with Cass to protect watershed
Crow Wing County and Cass County just got a little cozier. The Crow Wing County Board authorized entering into a memorandum of agreement between...
December 1, 2017 - 5:00am
November 30, 2017
Crow Wing County nationally recognized for financial reporting
Crow Wing County was nationally recognized with a certificate and an award for financial reporting for the fourth year by the Government Finance...
November 30, 2017 - 7:00am
County road project anything but a smooth ride
NISSWA—Trust seemed to be in short supply at an open house Wednesday intended to clear the air about a proposed Crow Wing County road project...
November 30, 2017 - 6:00am
November 29, 2017
County seeks feedback about multi-hazard mitigation plan
Crow Wing County invites public review and feedback on its updated draft of the county's multi-hazard mitigation plan, as required by the Federal...
November 29, 2017 - 11:00am
Crow Wing County Board: Invasion of privacy lawsuits a public concern
Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle wants to handle settlements involving county employees accused of inappropriately accessing private...
November 29, 2017 - 7:00am
November 25, 2017
Crow Wing County: Goddard announces 2018 campaign for sheriff
Captain Scott Goddard of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department announced he will run for sheriff in the November 2018 election. Current Sheriff...
November 25, 2017 - 7:00am
November 23, 2017
County seeks input on proposed aquatic invasive species prevention plan
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department is requesting public comment on the proposed 2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Plan. The plan can be viewed on the county website at www.crowwing.us by clicking on "Crow Wing County Listens." Written comments on the plan will be accepted until...
November 23, 2017 - 12:30pm
Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen's cup runneth over
Pastor Bob Evans has a lot to be appreciative of this Thanksgiving. Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen has been helping to feed those in need since 1987...
November 23, 2017 - 10:00am
November 16, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Data mining eyed as intel tool
Information out there about Crow Wing County residents could be used someday soon to improve county services, according to County Administrator...
November 16, 2017 - 9:00am