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Serpent Lake

April 15, 2018
The Regional Report: Breezy Point ranks high in tax-forfeited properties; Motley police and fire chiefs leave posts
April 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 21, 2018
Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor JoAnn Weaver (center) sits with SWCD District Manager Melissa Barrick at the county board's committee of the whole meeting Tuesday and asks that a county commissioner attend the district's monthly meeting in the hopes of bettering their relationship, which has been contentious in the past over issues such as funding. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing SWCD seeks to get chummier with county board
March 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 14, 2018
Somer Schrock (right) and his mother Sheri Schrock from Grand Rapids ride in Crosby Memorial Park Tuesday after stopping to see the serpent on the shore of the lake that bears its name before heading back out onto the trails. The riders on their fat bikes enjoyed a sunny day with temperatures nearing 40 degrees. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Serene Serpent cycle
March 14, 2018 - 10:00am
January 27, 2018
Crow Wing County Land Services Natural Resource Manager Jacob Frie talks about the county's 2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Plan at Tuesday's board meeting with Environmental Services Supervisor Ryan Simonson in the middle and Land Services Director Gary Griffin at the end of the table. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Approves plan to prevent aquatic invasive species
January 27, 2018 - 7:00am
December 12, 2017
Members of the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office Dive and Rescue Team take turns Monday going into Serpent Lake in Crosby in search of a missing snowmobiler who went through the ice. The body of a 34-year-old Crosby man was found.
Ironton man dies after snowmobile breaks through ice
December 12, 2017 - 11:53am
Members of the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office Dive and Rescue Team take turns Monday going into Serpent Lake in Crosby in search of a missing snowmobiler who went through the ice. The body of 34-year-old Anthony Bjerkness of Ironton was found. Submitted
Name of snowmobiler who died on Serpent Lake released
December 12, 2017 - 11:43am
October 31, 2017
Zebra mussels are known to cover objects within the water including boating equipment. Submitted.
Zebra mussels confirmed in Serpent Lake
October 31, 2017 - 4:00am
October 17, 2017
Deerwood Mayor Mike Aulie addresses the Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District bus tour participants Friday near Serpent Lake about revising local city ordinances to protect the lake. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
SWCD bus tour shares water quality improvement efforts
October 17, 2017 - 8:00am
August 30, 2017
A construction project to control runoff into Serpent Lake is starting by Crosby City Hall on Second Street Southeast and Cross Avenue South. / Google maps
Crosby city runoff project begins
August 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 31, 2017
Bruce Peterson (85) and Tim Fortuna (67) race around a course Saturday during a  VP75/Hobby Stock heat during the Twin Cities’ Power Boat Association and the Cuyuna Lakes Chamber Power Boat Races on Serpent Lake in Crosby. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)play button
Power boat races
July 31, 2017 - 10:24am
January 15, 2017
Contestants at the annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza watch to see who will make it to the leaderboard at the end of the contest.
Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Where to win on the frozen water
January 15, 2017 - 9:20am
August 12, 2016
Max Erickson Freeburg gets splashed by brother Isaiah Friday while swimming in Serpent Lake at Crosby Memorial Park.  (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Swimming at Serpent Lake
August 12, 2016 - 9:52pm
June 3, 2016
SWCD to complete aluminum sulfate treatment on Cranberry Lake
June 3, 2016 - 10:21pm
December 18, 2015
Fishing Report: Area lakes still lacking ice
December 18, 2015 - 11:44pm
September 3, 2015
More county lakes zebra mussel-free
September 3, 2015 - 8:53pm