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April 15, 2018
The Regional Report: Breezy Point ranks high in tax-forfeited properties; Motley police and fire chiefs leave posts
AITKIN Budget cuts are in the pipeline for the Aitkin School District, which has been spending at a deficit, the Aitkin Independent Age reported....
April 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 21, 2018
Crow Wing SWCD seeks to get chummier with county board
The Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District wants to put the contentious relationship a few of its supervisors sometimes had with the...
March 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 14, 2018
Serene Serpent cycle
Somer Schrock (right) and his mother Sheri Schrock from Grand Rapids ride in Crosby Memorial Park Tuesday after stopping to see the serpent on...
March 14, 2018 - 10:00am
January 27, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Approves plan to prevent aquatic invasive species
The Crow Wing County Board approved at its Tuesday meeting the 2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Plan proposed by the Land Services department...
January 27, 2018 - 7:00am
December 12, 2017
Ironton man dies after snowmobile breaks through ice
CROSBY—A 34-year-old Ironton man lost his life Monday after the snowmobile he was operating fell through the ice on Serpent Lake in Crosby....
December 12, 2017 - 11:53am
Name of snowmobiler who died on Serpent Lake released
The name of the man who died after the snowmobile he was operating went through the thin ice Monday on Serpent Lake in Crosby has been identified....
December 12, 2017 - 11:43am
October 31, 2017
Zebra mussels confirmed in Serpent Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Monday it has confirmed zebra mussels are present in Serpent Lake in Crow Wing County...
October 31, 2017 - 4:00am
October 17, 2017
SWCD bus tour shares water quality improvement efforts
What landowners do today can have a profound and lasting impact on tomorrow, and the Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District's bus tour...
October 17, 2017 - 8:00am
August 30, 2017
Crosby city runoff project begins
CROSBY—A construction project to control runoff into Serpent Lake is starting by Crosby City Hall on Second Street Southeast and Cross...
August 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 31, 2017
Power boat races
Power boats compete during the Twin Cities' Power Boat Association and the Cuyuna Lakes Chamber Power Boat Races on Serpent Lake in Crosby. (Kelly...
July 31, 2017 - 10:24am
January 15, 2017
Where to win on the frozen water
If spending an afternoon on a frozen lake for a chance at catching fish doesn't float your boat, there may be a way to sweeten the pot. Each...
January 15, 2017 - 9:20am
August 12, 2016
Swimming at Serpent Lake
Max Erickson Freeburg gets splashed by brother Isaiah while swimming Friday in Serpent Lake at Crosby Memorial Park. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd...
August 12, 2016 - 9:52pm
June 3, 2016
SWCD to complete aluminum sulfate treatment on Cranberry Lake
The Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation is working with the city of Deerwood and Serpent Lake Association to complete aluminum sulfate treatment to Cranberry Lake. "Cranberry Lake has a legacy of excess phosphorus inputs from wastewater discharge," said Melissa Barrick, district...
June 3, 2016 - 10:21pm
December 18, 2015
Fishing Report: Area lakes still lacking ice
Reports from across the state show that what limited ice fishing was available has deteriorated with warm temperatures and winds breaking up ice ranging from 3 to 5 inches. With cold temperatures returning, those conditions should gradually improve.
December 18, 2015 - 11:44pm
September 3, 2015
More county lakes zebra mussel-free
Crow Wing County has released additional test results confirming another seven area lakes remain free from zebra mussels. Lab analysis revealed that no microscopic zebra mussel offspring, known as "veligers," were detected in Roosevelt, Serpent, Lougee, Borden, Clark, Little Hubert...
September 3, 2015 - 8:53pm