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Posted on: May 7, 2021

County Watercraft Inspection Program Ready for May 15th Fishing Opener

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The Land Services Department’s 2021 Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) program is ramping up to coincide with this year’s fishing opener on Saturday, May 15th. To celebrate Minnesota’s fishing opener, Governor Tim Walz declares May 15th, Clean Drain Dry Day!

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Posted on: May 6, 2021

Three Motorcycle Crash

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Crow Wing County Sheriff Scott Goddard reports a motorcycle crash resulting in injuries occurred on Co Rd 49 (Wise Rd) near the intersection with Smith Rd on Sunday, May 2nd, at approximately 3:40 pm.

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Community Services reminds parents and guardians of state guidelines for leaving children alone

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With the end of the school year, many parents are seeking information about childcare options during the summer months. For some families the additional financial obligation of childcare is a factor in the stay at home versus childcare decision.

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

CWC celebrates foster care families and partners for May Foster Care month

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Each May Foster Care Month raises awareness of the importance of the foster care system. It's a chance to recognize & celebrate the role foster homes play in enhancing the lives of children & youth in foster care in our communities.

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

County 2020 Recycling Totals Exceed State Standards

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The Crow Wing County Land Services Department has released the 2020 Recycling Report showing total recycling tonnage in the county increased by over 55% from 2019 to 2020.

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

12 Years Later County-Wide Property Value Assessment Exceeds Pre 2009 Recession Numbers

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According to property assessment data released by Crow Wing County, total assessed value of all properties in the County increased from $12.1 billion as of January 2, 2020, to $13 billion on January 2, 2021, an increase of $890 million or 7%.

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

Tree Planting Complete

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Crow Wing County Land Services has completed its annual tree planting program for 2021. This year 171,000 pine seedlings were planted on 183 acres across Crow Wing County.

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Services Available at Land Services

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Crow Wing County Land Services department is available to help with a variety of needs from vitals to recording to permitting and more! Many services are available online and at our customer service counter.

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Construction Schedule for CSAH 1 East of Emily

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Dependent on weather, road restrictions, and other factors, construction work is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 26.

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

App to assist in county road cleanup coming in May

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A roadside initiative project to connect residents to help clean up ditches along county roads will soon be unveiled. The project will bring together residents and local organizations to assist in roadside cleanup across using an easy to use phone app.

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

Minnesota's Favorite Place - Get Outdoors!

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Crow Wing County has so many great opportunities for residents and visitors to enjoy the outdoors including over 100 acres of parks, over 1,000 miles of trails, and over 100,000 acres of public land.

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

County Emergency Addressing System

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Crow Wing County is requesting assistance to ensure our E911 system continues to work effectively by allowing emergency responders to quickly locate those in need of emergency assistance.

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

County Sees Increase in Document Recordings

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Over 23,400 documents were recorded in Crow Wing County in 2020, an increase of over 22% from a year ago.

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Land Services Experiences Large Increase in Land Use Permits

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Just over 1,100 land use permits were issued by Crow Wing County in 2020, according to a year-end report compiled by the County Land Services Department. Permit numbers grew by 25% compared to 2019.

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

County Offers Septic System Upgrade Assistance Program

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Crow Wing County received $32,746 in grant funds from Minnesota Board of Water & Soil Resources to provide funding to replace or protect septic systems for low income residents.

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Landfill Disposal & Recycling Guide

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The 2021 Crow Wing County disposal guide will be mailed out soon to all Crow Wing County property owners. The guide covers hours of operation, what items are accepted at the landfill, fee schedule, recycling and household hazardous waste programs.

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Land Services Seeks Seasonal Watercraft Inspectors

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We are currently seeking candidates for seasonal watercraft inspector positions. These positions conduct inspections of entering/exiting watercraft equipment at public water accesses, and will have frequent public contact with boaters.

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