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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Candidate filings for office open May 19th

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Filings for elected office for federal, state, county and city of Brainerd offices open Tuesday, May 19th and runs through Tuesday, June 2nd.

Additional Info... Administrative Services
Posted on: May 13, 2020

CWC Census self response rate challenge update

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The Census Self-Response rates have been increasing since a Crow Wing County community challenge kicked off on 4/16. In nearly 4 weeks there was an increase from 39% to 47.4% at the latest count on May 11th.

Additional Info... Administrative Services
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Mail ballots will be utilized more during 2020 elections due to COVID-19

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Crow Wing County is preparing to utilize more mail in ballots during the 2020 elections due to COVID-19. Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQ’s) about mail balloting.

Additional Info... Administrative Services

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Diabetes and COVID-19

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If you have diabetes, take extra care to protect yourself during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some steps to stay healthy, prevent the spread of COVID-19, and prepare for potentially becoming sick.....

Additional Info... Community Services
Posted on: April 23, 2020

Financial Assistance and Employment Services Operations

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Crow Wing County is doing business differently. While our offices are closed to the public, we, along with CareerForce, are doing all we can to serve the residents of Crow Wing County.

Additional Info... Community Services
Posted on: April 21, 2020

CWC Community Corrections resources during COVID-19

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Community Corrections probation agents remain working with community resources to promote positive change to enhance public safety in Crow Wing County.
The following is a list of local resources available to help during COVID-19:

Additional Info... Community Services
Posted on: April 17, 2020

COVID-19 and impacts on Vulnerable Adult Protective Services

exterior of community services building

Do you suspect abuse, neglect, or financial mismanagement involving a vulnerable adult? DHS has continuous operations plans to maintain the Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center functions during a public health emergency such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional Info... Community Services
Posted on: April 15, 2020

Recovery is still possible during COVID-19 and social distancing

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It can be challenging for those struggling with substance use during COVID-19 and social distancing. Staff at CWC Community Services and local treatment programs are more committed than ever to continue providing help, support and access to services.

Additional Info... Community Services

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

COVID-19 Contact Tracing Scams

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Public Health is warning residents to be aware of contact tracing scams. The process of notifying people who've had contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, is “Contact Tracing” is being exploited by criminals in their scam campaigns.

Additional Info... County Administrator
Posted on: May 14, 2020

Crow Wing County Seeks Public Comment on Second Amendment Dedicated County--Starts Monday 5/18

Historic Courthouse

At a 5/12 county board meeting, the full board of commissioners unanimously agreed to a 30 day public comment period regarding declaring CWC a 2nd Amendment Dedicated County. Comment period will begin 5/18/20 and will be limited to 200 words.

Additional Info... County Administrator
Posted on: April 30, 2020

CWC Services continue electronically during MN Governor's extended Stay at Home Order

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CWC will continue serving residents electronically during the extended stay at home executive order by Governor Walz. Plans are to re-open county buildings to the public starting 5/18 unless there are drastic changes to our community related to COVID-19.

Additional Info... County Administrator
Posted on: April 28, 2020

MN Health Officials Confirm First COVID-19 Death of Crow Wing County Resident

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MDH has confirmed the first official death of a Crow Wing County resident due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. MDH informed the county of the confirmed death late Monday, 4/27 and said that the resident is a male in his 70’s.

Additional Info... County Administrator
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Grocery store etiquette during COVID-19

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We have had to change the way we live and work during COVID-19. One thing is how we shop for groceries and other necessities. CWC would like to pass on some important recommendations for your protection and the protection of others in the community.

Additional Info... County Administrator
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Crow Wing County challenges communities in effort to increase census self response rates

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Crow Wing County is now reporting a census self-response rate of 39%. In an effort to increase the response rate, Crow Wing County is challenging our communities to a friendly competition for the highest response to raise the bar.

Additional Info... County Administrator

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Letter to Governor and Resolution Supporting Crow Wing County Business Community

Historic Courthouse

The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners requests Governor Walz to allow and grant permission to those businesses in Crow Wing County to reopen May 20 instead of June 1.

Additional Info... County Board

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Concrete repairs to close sidewalks near Historic Courthouse starting 5/18

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Concrete repairs will temporarily close sidewalks near the Crow Wing County Historic Courthouse in downtown Brainerd. Repairs are scheduled to start around the downtown county campus on Monday, May 18th and are expected to take two weeks to complete.

Additional Info... Facilities

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Green Gables Road Closed for Culvert Replacement

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County Road 126, also known as Green Gables Road, will be closed on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 for a culvert replacement.  Work will take place west of Maryville Road.   Please plan alternate routes near this area.

The Crow Wing County Highway...

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Additional Info... Highway

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Green Gables Road Closed for Culvert Replacement

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County Road 126, also known as Green Gables Road, will be closed on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 for a culvert replacement.  Work will take place west of Maryville Road.   Please plan alternate routes near this area.

The Crow Wing County Highway...

Read on...

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 28, 2020

COVID-19 Contact Tracing Scams

iphone with scam alert words above it

Public Health is warning residents to be aware of contact tracing scams. The process of notifying people who've had contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, is “Contact Tracing” is being exploited by criminals in their scam campaigns.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

County Opens AIS Decontamination Station in Crosslake

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The Crow Wing County aquatic invasive species (AIS) decontamination station in Crosslake opens for the season beginning Friday of Memorial Day Weekend to help stop the spread of AIS.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Letter to Governor and Resolution Supporting Crow Wing County Business Community

Historic Courthouse

The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners requests Governor Walz to allow and grant permission to those businesses in Crow Wing County to reopen May 20 instead of June 1.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Candidate filings for office open May 19th

Election 2020 and flags

Filings for elected office for federal, state, county and city of Brainerd offices open Tuesday, May 19th and runs through Tuesday, June 2nd.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 14, 2020

Crow Wing County Seeks Public Comment on Second Amendment Dedicated County--Starts Monday 5/18

Historic Courthouse

At a 5/12 county board meeting, the full board of commissioners unanimously agreed to a 30 day public comment period regarding declaring CWC a 2nd Amendment Dedicated County. Comment period will begin 5/18/20 and will be limited to 200 words.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

CWC Census self response rate challenge update

census

The Census Self-Response rates have been increasing since a Crow Wing County community challenge kicked off on 4/16. In nearly 4 weeks there was an increase from 39% to 47.4% at the latest count on May 11th.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Concrete repairs to close sidewalks near Historic Courthouse starting 5/18

sidewalk closed sign

Concrete repairs will temporarily close sidewalks near the Crow Wing County Historic Courthouse in downtown Brainerd. Repairs are scheduled to start around the downtown county campus on Monday, May 18th and are expected to take two weeks to complete.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Site Opening

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Crow Wing County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) facility will open for the season on Thursday, May 21st, 2020 at the Crow Wing County Landfill. This is a free service for all Crow Wing County residents.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Mail ballots will be utilized more during 2020 elections due to COVID-19

image of ballot in an envelope

Crow Wing County is preparing to utilize more mail in ballots during the 2020 elections due to COVID-19. Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQ’s) about mail balloting.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Tree Planting Complete

Tree Planting 2013

Crow Wing County Land Services has completed its annual tree planting program for 2020. This year 96,000 pine seedlings were planted on 121 acres located in the Townships of Fairfield, Mission, and Wolford.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 30, 2020

CWC Services continue electronically during MN Governor's extended Stay at Home Order

Logo-Crow Wing County

CWC will continue serving residents electronically during the extended stay at home executive order by Governor Walz. Plans are to re-open county buildings to the public starting 5/18 unless there are drastic changes to our community related to COVID-19.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 28, 2020

MN Health Officials Confirm First COVID-19 Death of Crow Wing County Resident

Coronavirus image cell

MDH has confirmed the first official death of a Crow Wing County resident due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. MDH informed the county of the confirmed death late Monday, 4/27 and said that the resident is a male in his 70’s.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Diabetes and COVID-19

Coronavirus image cell

If you have diabetes, take extra care to protect yourself during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some steps to stay healthy, prevent the spread of COVID-19, and prepare for potentially becoming sick.....

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 23, 2020

Financial Assistance and Employment Services Operations

exterior of community services building

Crow Wing County is doing business differently. While our offices are closed to the public, we, along with CareerForce, are doing all we can to serve the residents of Crow Wing County.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 21, 2020

CWC Community Corrections resources during COVID-19

help support assistance guidance written on light bulbs

Community Corrections probation agents remain working with community resources to promote positive change to enhance public safety in Crow Wing County.
The following is a list of local resources available to help during COVID-19:

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 17, 2020

COVID-19 and impacts on Vulnerable Adult Protective Services

exterior of community services building

Do you suspect abuse, neglect, or financial mismanagement involving a vulnerable adult? DHS has continuous operations plans to maintain the Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center functions during a public health emergency such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Grocery store etiquette during COVID-19

woman buying bananas in grocery store

We have had to change the way we live and work during COVID-19. One thing is how we shop for groceries and other necessities. CWC would like to pass on some important recommendations for your protection and the protection of others in the community.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Crow Wing County challenges communities in effort to increase census self response rates

census

Crow Wing County is now reporting a census self-response rate of 39%. In an effort to increase the response rate, Crow Wing County is challenging our communities to a friendly competition for the highest response to raise the bar.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: April 15, 2020

Recovery is still possible during COVID-19 and social distancing

recovery addiction words in a puzzle

It can be challenging for those struggling with substance use during COVID-19 and social distancing. Staff at CWC Community Services and local treatment programs are more committed than ever to continue providing help, support and access to services.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: March 27, 2020

County Encourages No In-Person Tax Payments in 2020

online payment

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Crow Wing County is requesting that all tax payments be made by mail, online, or by using the drop box installed outside the front doors of the Land Services building.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Landfill is Open For Business

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The Crow Wing County Landfill is staying open for business while taking extra precautions to protect staff and the public during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional Info... Home - News
Posted on: February 27, 2020

Land Services Seeks Seasonal Watercraft Inspectors

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Watercraft Inspectors conduct inspections of entering and exiting watercraft equipment at public water accesses. Work is primarily Friday through Sunday with possibility for some weekday shifts.

Additional Info... Home - News

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

County Opens AIS Decontamination Station in Crosslake

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The Crow Wing County aquatic invasive species (AIS) decontamination station in Crosslake opens for the season beginning Friday of Memorial Day Weekend to help stop the spread of AIS.

Additional Info... Land Services
Posted on: May 11, 2020

County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Site Opening

hhw2

Crow Wing County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) facility will open for the season on Thursday, May 21st, 2020 at the Crow Wing County Landfill. This is a free service for all Crow Wing County residents.

Additional Info... Land Services
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Tree Planting Complete

Tree Planting 2013

Crow Wing County Land Services has completed its annual tree planting program for 2020. This year 96,000 pine seedlings were planted on 121 acres located in the Townships of Fairfield, Mission, and Wolford.

Additional Info... Land Services
Posted on: March 27, 2020

County Encourages No In-Person Tax Payments in 2020

online payment

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Crow Wing County is requesting that all tax payments be made by mail, online, or by using the drop box installed outside the front doors of the Land Services building.

Additional Info... Land Services
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Landfill is Open For Business

open for business

The Crow Wing County Landfill is staying open for business while taking extra precautions to protect staff and the public during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional Info... Land Services
Posted on: February 27, 2020

Land Services Seeks Seasonal Watercraft Inspectors

Person inspecting a boat and making notes

Watercraft Inspectors conduct inspections of entering and exiting watercraft equipment at public water accesses. Work is primarily Friday through Sunday with possibility for some weekday shifts.

Additional Info... Land Services

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