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December 13, 2017
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch presents the 2018 budget and levy summation to the county board at a public hearing Tuesday before a resolution to adopt the budget and levy was unanimously passed. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: For 8th consecutive year, county passes reduced levy
December 13, 2017 - 7:00am
December 7, 2017
From left to right: Crow Wing County Jail Administrator Heath Fosteson, Community Corrections Supervisor Ann Rivas and Adult Services Supervisor Tami Lueck listen to Commissioner Paul Koering on Tuesday as County Administrator Tim Houle looks on at the Committee of the Whole meeting during a discussion about mental health and county jail inmates. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
'Call to action' aims to reduce number of mentally ill in county jail
December 7, 2017 - 5:44pm
December 2, 2017
Our Opinion: Crow Wing County is right to be proactive on mental health
December 2, 2017 - 6:30am
November 30, 2017
Reader Opinion: Bravo
November 30, 2017 - 9:30am
November 29, 2017
Crow Wing County Attorney Don Ryan (far right) talks at Tuesday's board meeting about lawsuits against the county regarding alleged improper accessing of private information by county employees. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Invasion of privacy lawsuits a public concern
November 29, 2017 - 7:00am
November 16, 2017
During Tuesday's meeting of the Crow Wing County Board, Houle talked about an initiative to mine data community services has to discover patterns in large data sets. This would involve methods such as machine learning, statistics and database systems. Illustration
Crow Wing County Board: Data mining eyed as intel tool
November 16, 2017 - 9:00am
November 6, 2017
Crow Wing County Environmental Service Division Manager Chris Pence talks to his colleagues Friday at a party on his last day of work in the Crow Wing County Land Services Building. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Looking forward, while looking back - Chris Pence takes on new role as a state employee
November 6, 2017 - 9:00am
October 11, 2017
A map shows property south of Riverside Elementary School in Brainerd, which the Brainerd School Board approved purchasing Monday. 
Submitted photo
School board: Board approves property purchase
October 11, 2017 - 9:00am
September 27, 2017
Crow Wing County commissioners listen as Finance Director Jason Rausch presents information concerning the 2018 preliminary property tax levy. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board splits 3-2 on flat preliminary levy: No tax increases for 8th year
September 27, 2017 - 8:00am
September 15, 2017
Sheila Haverkamp of the Brainerd Lakes Area Economic Development Corporation discusses the proposed Unified Fund Tuesday at Crow Wing County Board. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Boosting economic development
September 15, 2017 - 10:00am
July 26, 2017
Golfers stop at the Legacy Clubhouse at Cragun’s Legacy Courses in 2014. Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake plans a new 18-hole golf course and several housing units as part of an expansion. 
Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Crow Wing County Board: Cragun's plans new golf course, housing
July 26, 2017 - 10:35pm
July 18, 2017
A graph prepared by County Engineer Tim Bray shows by 2021, available funds in the First Assessment District (Unorganized Territory) will no longer support road construction costs. Source: Crow Wing County
Crow Wing County: 3rd Unorganized meeting draws smaller, vocal crowd
July 18, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 12, 2017
A motorist travels under a canopy of trees in 2014 on Ojibwa Road north of Brainerd. Brainerd Dispatch file photo/Steve Kohls
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves County Road 115 study
July 12, 2017 - 8:00am
June 28, 2017
Assistant veterans service officer Lindsey Lamwers (left) and veterans service officer Bob Nelson explain new processes they plan to implement to the Crow Wing County Board Tuesday. The change is an effort to streamline office operations. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: VSO plans service improvements for vets
June 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 23, 2017
County Administrator Tim Houle leads a presentation Wednesday concerning a potential tax increase for Unorganized Territory residents. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County: 2nd Unorganized meeting invites resident input
June 23, 2017 - 5:00am