A recent Crow Wing County survey indicated that 84.8% of respondents thought “obesity [or being] overweight amongst children was a serious problem.”
Crow Wing County employees took part in a backpack challenge to gather backpacks full of supplies for local foster care kids and teens. 186 backpacks were donated and filled with essential items such as toiletries, clothes, blankets and stuffed animals.
County maintenance crews will continue spray patch operations on CSAH 1 in Little Pine Township and will continue west throughout the week.
County maintenance crews will be shouldering CSAH 36 between CSAH 37 and County Road 105 throughout the week.
Crow Wing County is creating some options to help hunters deal with Chronic Wasting Disease issues.
Crow Wing County 4-H took first place in herdsmanship out of the 87 counties thatparticipated at the 2019 Minnesota State Fair. Thousands of talented 4-H youthshowcased their animals from August 21-25.
Crow Wing County has received $32,746 in grant fund from Minnesota Board of Water & Soil Resources to provide funding to replace or protect septic systems for residents.