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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
October 29, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Fiscal policies amended
The Crow Wing County Board adopted the enterprise risk management and the fund balance policies Tuesday after they were amended and reviewed...
October 29, 2017 - 4:00am
October 24, 2017
County board approves handicapped-accessible plan
It will be easier for residents with physical challenges to get around Crow Wing County after the county board approved Tuesday a plan for making...
October 24, 2017 - 4:42pm
October 6, 2017
Per diem, salaries set to increase for Crow Wing County board: County attorney, sheriff also given raises
Crow Wing County commissioners are expected to receive the highest pay increase in 2018 in at least a decade. Coupled with a salary increase...
October 6, 2017 - 11:39am
Airport commission: Bringing barnstormers back to Brainerd
A blast from the past will be landing at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport in 2018. Thursday, the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport commission...
October 6, 2017 - 9:00am
September 30, 2017
Our Opinion: Flat tax levy a cause for concern
For the past eight years, certain Crow Wing County Board members have held up their flat tax levy decisions as a success story. In reality, it has been a dangerous exercise in governing, nothing more than a political prop to wave around at constituents while potentially mortgaging...
September 30, 2017 - 7:30am
September 27, 2017
Crow Wing County Board splits 3-2 on flat preliminary levy: No tax increases for 8th year
In a move the board chairman described Tuesday as cutting "into the bone," the Crow Wing County Board again maintained a flat property tax levy...
September 27, 2017 - 8:00am
September 20, 2017
Taxes will rise - but by how much? Unorganized Territory residents about to find out
Property owners in the First Assessment District will soon have a clearer picture of how much more they'll be asked to pay in taxes in 2018....
September 20, 2017 - 5:00am
September 13, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Seeking social services: Mother with cancer-stricken child says she felt lost in system
Ten days after her 6-year-old daughter's death, a young mother explained to the Crow Wing County Board how social services failed her in her...
September 13, 2017 - 9:00am
July 25, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Board settles county attorney budget lawsuit
After about 40 minutes of closed session deliberations, the Crow Wing County Board agreed Tuesday to settle the lawsuit it faced from County...
July 25, 2017 - 8:25pm
July 21, 2017
Airport commission: Preliminary budget proposes staff changes
The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport commission Thursday morning got its first look at the airport's 2018 preliminary budget. The budget includes...
July 21, 2017 - 6:00am
May 24, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Board balks at beer for the fair - again
Citing tradition, the Crow Wing County Board once again voted to restrict beer sales during the Crow Wing County Fair—keeping it one of...
May 24, 2017 - 3:00am
April 26, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Commissioners hesitant on overdose drug
Some on the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners expressed their suspicion during a board meeting Tuesday for an overdose drug intended to...
April 26, 2017 - 3:30am
April 19, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: An eye in the sky
Lakes area fire and law enforcement officials might soon be reinforced by drones, if the project is selected for grant funding. Representatives...
April 19, 2017 - 5:30am
Crow Wing County Board: Changes to on-sale hours not expected
The Crow Wing County Board has no plans to change a county ordinance governing hours for on-sale liquor establishments, which is currently more...
April 19, 2017 - 3:50am