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Crow Wing County Land Services Director Gary Griffin seeks approval from the board of commissioners at its Tuesday, Dec. 11, meeting to purchase new software that would be more efficient, save money, improve accuracy. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board approves software purchase - saves money, improves accuracy
12 hours 21 min ago
November 28, 2018
Vic Kreuziger of Pequot Lakes lets loose with a barrage of criticisms of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners during the open forum portion of the Tuesday, Nov. 27, board meeting. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crow Wing County commissioners face vocal Pequot Lakes critic
November 28, 2018 - 5:00am
November 14, 2018
Construction on the Dennis Drummond Wine Co. south of Brainerd began in the summer of 2016 with a grand opening slated April 1, 2017. The former farm field is being transformed into a wine company, bistro and event center for 300. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Sour grapes no more, township winery can make wine
November 14, 2018 - 5:00am
November 11, 2018
Steve Barrows (left), a Baxter City Council member, talks to Bill Brekken, a real estate agent from Brainerd, outside the Crow Wing County Elections Office on Tuesday, Nov. 6, before votes tallies indicated they won their respective commissioner races. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
New year, new blood on Crow Wing County Board
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am
October 24, 2018
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners approves at its Tuesday, Oct. 23, meeting an agreement between the board and a nonprofit for an easement requested by the latter across county tax-forfeited lands to access property in Timothy Township. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County grants easement to conservation nonprofit
October 24, 2018 - 5:00am
October 11, 2018
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted at its Tuesday, Oct. 9, meeting to make County Road 115 -- also known as Ojibwa and Nashway roads -- a “priority.” Google Maps
Crow Wing County Board: Agrees to make County Road 115 a 'priority'
October 11, 2018 - 5:00am
October 10, 2018
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Crow Wing County Board: Thiede defends record after opponent's letter to the editor
October 10, 2018 - 5:00am
October 6, 2018
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch (left) gets detailed about the 2019 preliminary budget and levy at the Friday, Oct. 6, budget committee meeting as Commissioner Paul Koering leans in and Chairman Paul Thiede leans back across the desk from County Administrative Services Director Deborah Erickson and Commissioner Rosemary Franzen (right). Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County attempts to reduce costs, generate revenue
October 6, 2018 - 5:00am
October 3, 2018
Crow Wing County: Commissioner candidates court undecided voters
October 3, 2018 - 5:00am
September 28, 2018
Crow Wing County Ryan Simonson talks about the proposed 2019 Stand Exam Plan at the Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Approves timber sales plan for 2019
September 28, 2018 - 7:00am
September 27, 2018
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch gives a presentation of the 2019 preliminary budget and levy at the Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Agrees tentatively to 7 percent tax levy - Commissioners bicker over 3 percent raise in salaries
September 27, 2018 - 7:00am
September 12, 2018
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Koering laughs during the board's discussion to buy six 2019 Ford Police Interceptor Utility vehicles before manufacturing plant disruptions and new model introduction make obsolete county-owned SUV accessories or drive up the purchase cost. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves early ordering of sheriff's office SUVs
September 12, 2018 - 7:00am
August 29, 2018
Gull Lake Road embankment following emergency repairs in 2017. Submitted photo / U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Crow Wing County Board: Opposes closing Gull Lake Dam Road
August 29, 2018 - 5:00am
July 26, 2018
Crow Wing County Engineer Tim Bray adjusts the microphone at the Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, July 24, before giving a recap of the July 9 open house about the historically controversial County Road 115 improvements project. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
County Road 115 open house smooths things over with constituents
July 26, 2018 - 3:03pm
July 14, 2018
The exterior of the Crow Wing County Historical Society Museum and Research Library in Brainerd, as it appeared in January 2018. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Crow Wing County Board: Board agrees to renovate county museum, library
July 14, 2018 - 5:00am
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