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January 5, 2018
A 35-year-old Fifty Lakes woman was injured Tuesday when the vehicle she was driving left the roadway and drove into the ditch on the 22000 block of Crow Wing County Highway 1 in Emily.
Vehicle leaves road, driver injured
January 5, 2018 - 5:00am
January 3, 2018
A 69-year-old man was injured Friday when the all-terrain vehicle he was operating collided with a garbage truck on the 23000 block of North Shore Drive, Emily. Illustration
ATV and garbage truck crash sends man to hospital
January 3, 2018 - 8:00am
December 1, 2017
Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Manager Melissa Barrick steps to the mic at Tuesday's county board meeting to voice her support for a "One Watershed, One Plan" for managing the Pine River. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Crow Wing partners with Cass to protect watershed
December 1, 2017 - 5:00am
November 29, 2017
Crow Wing County invites public review and feedback on its updated draft of the county's multi-hazard mitigation plan, as required by the Federal Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000. The multi-jurisdictional plan covers Crow Wing County, including the cities of Baxter, Brainerd, Breezy Point, Crosby, Crosslake, Cuyuna, Deerwood, Emily, Fifty Lakes, Fort Ripley, Garrison, Ironton, Jenkins, Manhattan Beach, Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Riverton and Trommald. Screen grab from
County seeks feedback about multi-hazard mitigation plan
November 29, 2017 - 11:00am
November 6, 2017
The Regional Report: News from around the lakes area - Nov. 5
November 6, 2017 - 4:44pm
October 9, 2017
The Regional Report: News from around the lakes area - Oct. 9
October 9, 2017 - 10:00am
September 27, 2017
A breeze unfurls the American flag at the top of the Crow Wing County Historic Courthouse in Brainerd. Brainerd Dispatch File Photo
Crow Wing County Board: Proposal heard about potential timber sales
September 27, 2017 - 10:00am
August 1, 2017
A Duluth Fire Fighter tests an EMILY robot on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017  in Duluth, Minnesota. EMILY robots were demonstrated for the Duluth Fire Department and members of the media. Mike Krebs / Forum News Serviceplay button
Firefighters test new unmanned water rescue drone in Lake Superior
August 1, 2017 - 9:57pm
July 15, 2017
The Regional Report - News from around the lakes area
July 15, 2017 - 9:00am
June 11, 2017
Fishing report - June 11
June 11, 2017 - 8:00am
Jill Anderson
Entertainment Briefs - May 11
May 11, 2017 - 10:00am
December 13, 2016
Arlene Flemmer and her late husband, Lonny, had a vision: they wanted to make sure the land they acquired over the years on and around Island Lake near Emily would remain undeveloped.
After a 20-year period while the family sorted out its goals, a conservation easement was put in place to protect the sensitive shoreline and prevent the land from being divided into smaller parcels that would destroy the quality of the wildlife habitat. Submitted photo
Family preserves 500 acres of wildlife habitat
December 13, 2016 - 6:51pm
August 9, 2016
Charity golf tourney coming to Emily
August 9, 2016 - 9:20pm
September 8, 2015
Hail, strong winds push through Sunday
September 8, 2015 - 9:04am
August 11, 2015
Name of pilot released from Monday's crash
August 11, 2015 - 9:37pm