Our Mission

To promote and protect the health, well-being and self sufficiency of all residents of Crow Wing County.

Disease Prevention & Control

The following services and information is provided by the department to prevent the spread of diseases:
  • Assist and conduct infectious disease investigations
  • Communicable disease prevention, education, and follow up to control the spread of disease
  • Coordinate with the Minnesota Department of Health on case investigation
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Immunization Records and information

Environmental Services

Health and food safety is promoted and maintained by these services:

Take It To The Box - Crow Wing County Medication Disposal

There are now free medication disposal boxes located at 3 sites in Crow Wing County. The "drop off" box at each site will accept unneeded over-the-counter medications, prescriptions and narcotic drugs.

Additional Information

The sheriff provides information about the Release Advanced Planning (RAP), which is a program to help inmates transition successfully back into society.

​Please Note:
If you are ill, see your health care provider.  To report an emergency, call 911.

If you are a physician needing to report an infectious disease, please call 651-201-5414 or 877-676-5414.

To report a natural or man-made emergency that may have serious public health consequences for the community, call the Minnesota Department of Health Emergency Operations at 651-201-5735