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March 14, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Support of timberland acquisition by DNR withheld
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners withheld its support for a proposal by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to acquire land...
March 14, 2018 - 6:00am
February 21, 2018
Crow Wing County considers proposed ATV ordinance
Whether smaller, Class 1 all-terrain vehicles should be permitted to operate on road shoulders in Crow Wing County was the subject of discussion...
February 21, 2018 - 6:00am
February 15, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Tax-forfeited surplus revenues reviewed
It was a good year for Crow Wing County Land Services—at least when its director requested approval of the 2017 tax-forfeited surplus apportionment at Tuesday's county board meeting. The recommended distribution is in accordance with past practice, and the highest revenue and...
February 15, 2018 - 7:30am
February 14, 2018
Crow Wing commissioners' expenses vary widely in 2017
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Thiede once again topped the list of board members in total earnings for salary, per diem, phone stipend,...
February 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
Crow Wing County Board: Website sets record with more than a million visits
The official website for Crow Wing County set a record with about 1.3 million views in 2017, according to officials, a trend for the fourth straight...
February 14, 2018 - 10:00am
February 7, 2018
DFL precinct caucus results in straw poll winner in gubernatorial race
Minnesotans follow a cardinal rule: "Never, ever, take the last one" of anything—ever. That rule was shattered Tuesday at the Brainerd...
February 7, 2018 - 4:00am
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
Crow Wing County Board: Open forum meetings to be restricted in time
If a resident has something to say to the Crow Wing County Board during the open forum portion of its meetings, Chairman Paul Thiede has something...
January 27, 2018 - 4:00am
January 3, 2018
Crow Wing County Board reorganizes as new year begins
A game of musical chairs of sorts was played Tuesday at the first meeting of the new year of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners. Commissioner...
January 3, 2018 - 10:00am
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
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