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Crow Wing County Board approves software purchase - saves money, improves accuracy
Crow Wing County Land Services Director Gary Griffin believes the county can do better. He recommended at the Tuesday, Dec. 11, meeting of the...
12 hours 23 min ago
December 12, 2018
Up they go: Crow Wing County ends 8-year streak of reduced taxes
What a difference a year makes. Crow Wing County's record of a reduced tax levy for the last eight years ended when the board approved the 2019...
December 12, 2018 - 10:05am
December 8, 2018
Some fees could double at landfill: County board considers changes amid levy discussions
The Crow Wing County Budget Committee reviewed proposed changes to county fee schedules just days before a public hearing and slated board adoption...
December 8, 2018 - 5:00am
November 30, 2018
Garrison senior receives DNR award for saving hunters, dogs
Not every hero wears a cape. John Pufahl just wore a buttoned shirt, jeans and a Carhartt jacket when he accepted a Minnesota Department of Natural...
November 30, 2018 - 7:00am
November 28, 2018
Crow Wing County commissioners face vocal Pequot Lakes critic
Instead of the sound of crickets chirping, the Crow Wing Board of Commissioners got an earful during the usually mundane portion of its meeting...
November 28, 2018 - 5:00am
November 23, 2018
Crow Wing County plans public hearing about fee schedules
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners will host a public hearing 9:15 a.m. Dec. 26 in the third-floor county board room at the county historic courthouse in Brainerd. The hearing's purpose is to consider adopting new county fee schedules. For more information, call the County...
November 23, 2018 - 2:30pm
November 21, 2018
DNR commissioner delivers update to Crow Wing County Board
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr traded the city streets of St. Paul for the roads of Crow Wing County to...
November 21, 2018 - 9:00am
Crow Wing County schedules public hearing about budget, levy
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners will host a public hearing 6 p.m. Dec. 11 in the third-floor county board room at the county historic...
November 21, 2018 - 4:30am
November 15, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Approves of cooperative mental health agreement
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners approved an agreement intended to protect counties participating in a regional adult mental health initiative and limit their risks or liabilities. The Region V+ Adult Mental Health Initiative began about 1998. The group has been working...
November 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 14, 2018
Sour grapes no more, township winery can make wine
A decision by the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners to amend the county's land use map to allow a local winery to operate as intended in...
November 14, 2018 - 5:00am
November 11, 2018
New year, new blood on Crow Wing County Board
If Steve Barrows had lost his race for Crow Wing County commissioner, he said he would not run again for public office. But the Baxter City Council...
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am
November 9, 2018
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent. Brekken loses to Thiede in most precincts, but wins election.
The numbers don't lie, but they can be confusing. Bill Brekken will, however, take the win against Paul Thiede in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, general...
November 9, 2018 - 4:29pm
Coming this Weekend: From city to county
Baxter City Council member Steve Barrows has less than two months to serve in that capacity before he begins his four-year term as a Crow Wing...
November 9, 2018 - 3:30pm
November 7, 2018
Bill Brekken upsets incumbent Paul Thiede for county commissioner seat
Bill Brekken narrowly won in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, election against County Commissioner and Board Chair Paul Thiede, an experienced incumbent...
November 7, 2018 - 12:38pm
November 3, 2018
Reader Opinion: Brekken for commissioner
We have seen the testimonials and support in many letters over the past weeks. Bill built this reputation through the relationships that prompted the support. Everything expressed in writing is a result of a personal and business life well lived. We know, we have been privileged to...
November 3, 2018 - 11:30pm