Crow Wing County News


12/12/2018 02:49 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Manhattan Beach Council approves 2019 Tax Levy 

The Manhattan Beach City Council approved the 2019 tax levy when it met in regular session Tuesday, December 4. Mayor Paul Allen was present along with Council members Janis Allen, Barb Hanson Wannebo and Clerk-Treasurer Amy Wannebo. The budget totaled $70,000 and included $60,000 for City revenue, $5,000 for the Road Fund and $5,000 for the Building Fund.


12/11/2018 10:31 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Motor vehicle accident claims life of Merrifield man 

Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reports that there was a report of a fatal motor vehicle accident on 12-6-18 at approx. 4:23 pm near the intersection of Wise Road and Sugarberry Creek Road, Brainerd.


12/11/2018 05:41 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Crow Wing County Employees Give $16,919 in United Way Campaign 

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 pledge to give through payroll deductions, one time donations and volunteering.


12/11/2018 08:28 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Brainerd police continue to search for Theodore Erickson: Missing man has warrant out for arrest 

The Brainerd Police Department, along with other law enforcement agencies, continue to investigate the disappearance of a 44-year-old Brainerd man.


12/11/2018 06:18 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Driver suffers injury as car leaves road, hits tree 

A 25-year-old Ironton man was injured when the Nissan Altima he was driving left the roadway and hit a tree Saturday, Dec. 8, on the 7500 block of Highway 169 in Garrison.


12/09/2018 02:42 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Agendas - Dec. 9 

The following list includes Crow Wing County meetings that may be attended by one or more members of the Crow Wing County Board: 8. Consent Calendar - Hirings are approved pending negotiated contracts / agreements and a district approved and acceptable background check - Laine Larson A. Overview of Special Joint Meeting Brainerd City Council and ISD 181 Board of Education and Proposed Property Acquisition Update - Board of Education a.


12/09/2018 10:07 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues 

Crow Wing County maintenance crews will perform brushing, limb-trimming and tree-removal work in the road rights of way this week on various county roads, including County Highway 22 in Long Lake Township, and County Highway 21 and County Road 131 in St. Mathias Township. Chipping of the smaller brush will take place at the site.


12/08/2018 08:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Some fees could double at landfill: County board considers changes amid levy discussions 

Crow Wing County Land Services Director Gary Griffin talks about proposed county fee changes at the county budget committee meeting Friday, Dec. 7, while County Administrator Tim Houle listens at the conference table.


12/08/2018 01:40 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Standoff near St. Mathias Road ends peacefully 

Members of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Tactical Team watch Friday, Dec. 7, the screen of a drone flying over the standoff near the St. Mathias Road. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch A large number of law enforcement and emergency personnel on Friday afternoon converged on a residence near St. Mathias Road and Business Highway 371 during an apparent standoff with an individual at the home.


12/07/2018 06:44 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Nisswa: Council still strives to lower tax levy1 hour ago 

Unassigned funds that total just over $4.6 million may be tapped to help reduce the tax burden on Nisswa residents.


12/06/2018 08:08 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Wise Road crash kills 121 min ago 

One person is dead following a multi-vehicle crash Thursday, Dec. 6, near Wise Road and Sugarberry Creek in Brainerd.


12/06/2018 11:21 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crow Wing County HR director receives award43 min ago 

Association of Minnesota Counties President Susan Morris , an Isanti County commissioner, presents the Outstanding Service awards at the association's annual conference Monday, Dec. 3, in Bloomington to Crow Wing County Human Resources Director Tami Laska.


12/05/2018 08:46 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crow Wing County ensures website accessible by all1 hour ago 

Crow Wing County selected AudioEye, and their Ally Accessibility Platform, to assist in ensuring their public content is accessible for all.


12/04/2018 11:42 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Blotter - Dec. 4 

Report at 2:27 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 of people sitting in a vehicle on the 15000 block of Dellwood Drive. Report at 6:47 p.m. Friday of a neighbor reporting a vehicle in the driveway on the 5300 block of Birchdale Lane.


12/04/2018 07:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Emily City Council Approves Funds for Bridge Report 

The Emily City Council approved spending $6,400 to get an engineering report to determine what to do about repairs to the Emily Dam bridge when it met in regular session Tuesday, November 13. Members present included Mayor Roger Lund and councilmembers Dan Barrett, Gerhart Hanson, Jan Mosman and Bill Spiess. Also present were Jeff Ledin, City Engineer, Cari Johnson, City Clerk and Treasurer, and Pam Roden, Deputy Clerk.