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Pequot Lakes: Council paves way for another highway billboard
Highway 371 in Pequot Lakes may get another billboard to promote city businesses and events. The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, Dec. 4,...
11 hours 16 min ago
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 16 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
December 7, 2018
Crow Wing County employees give to local United Way
Crow Wing County employees pledged $16,919 to the United Way of Crow Wing and Cass counties as part of their United Way Campaign for 2019. Many staff members pledge to give through payroll deductions, one-time donations and volunteering. "Our 440 employees have a commitment to give...
December 7, 2018 - 7:30am
November 3, 2018
Crow Wing County fees could be adjusted lower, higher or not
Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle said philosophically no service the county provides its residents is free of cost, but exactly how much...
November 3, 2018 - 9:14am
October 30, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board supports Jasperwood for new Baxter elementary
The Brainerd School Board voted for Jasperwood Drive as its preferred location for the new elementary school in Baxter. Board members looked...
October 30, 2018 - 10:00am
October 17, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Drug tests disqualify some seeking public assistance
A new drug-testing program funded by Crow Wing County works—but exactly how successful it is as a deterrent for those seeking food or cash,...
October 17, 2018 - 5:00am
October 11, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Agrees to make County Road 115 a 'priority'
A Crow Wing County road improvement project with a long and contentious history is going forward full-speed ahead, but it hasn't been easy. The...
October 11, 2018 - 5:00am
October 6, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: County attempts to reduce costs, generate revenue
The Crow Wing County Budget Committee drilled down to review the numbers behind the 2019 preliminary budget and levy the county board approved...
October 6, 2018 - 5:00am
September 27, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Agrees tentatively to 7 percent tax levy - Commissioners bicker over 3 percent raise in salaries
Crow Wing County's track record over the last eight years of passing a reduced tax levy could soon come to an end. The Board of Commissioners...
September 27, 2018 - 7:00am
September 26, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: County administrator prefaces budget, levy presentation with warnings - Approves preliminary 7 percent tax levy increase
Crow Wing County is facing a crisis of epic proportions. County Administrator Tim Houle didn't sugarcoat it or mince words prior to the approval...
September 26, 2018 - 7:00am
September 19, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Child protection draining county coffers
Crow Wing County Community Services staff are working to combat the rising and costly cases of out-of-home placements of children, but the growing...
September 19, 2018 - 3:00am
September 15, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Houle proposes 7 percent tax levy increase
Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle seeks balance. He hammered the point home at the Friday, Sept. 14, meeting of the budget committee before...
September 15, 2018 - 7:00am
September 12, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves early ordering of sheriff's office SUVs
Some new squad cars will be patrolling Crow Wing County roads, but the earliest the sheriff's office will put them into use won't be until next...
September 12, 2018 - 7:00am