News & Announcements

Wildfire Season Doesn’t End When Summer Starts

This holiday weekend, Minnesotans can enjoy the outdoors, have fun, and put safety first in all things they do. This includes being safe with fire, especially in the northern half of the state where extremely dry conditions persist. Whether you are hanging out with family around a backyard fire or riding your ATV along a dry trail, please be careful …

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Crow Wing Clean Up

Many residents of Crow Wing County (and others) have been spending a lot of time at home over the last 10 weeks. Many have used the time to spruce up their homes or living areas and now have extra paints or stains laying around. If you do, now is your chance to get those hazardous materials out of your home, …

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Moose Keeps Breezy Point Sage

I blogged about this beautiful moose a number of months ago – the beautiful stainless steel metal moose created by artist Jeff Kreitz that stands atop a hill in Breezy Point – because I just love this work of art.The other day, I was driving by and noticed it looked a little different.Now, I know during the holidays, the moose …

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Breaking: Gov. Tim Walz Has Announced His Plans For The Reopening Of Bars, Restaurants, And Salons.

Gov. Tim Walz has announced a series of changes to his Stay Safe Minnesota orders, that will allow for the reopening of bars, restaurants, and salons – albeit with restrictions – from June 1. Food establishments will be allowed to open for outdoor seating only, while salons and barbershops can operate at 25 percent capacity. Here’s a look at the …

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Brainerd City Hall Catches Fire

Brainerd Fire Fighters were on scene at Brainerd City Hall around 12:30 pm on Monday, May 18th. It was reported that people could see smoke coming out of the top of the building. More updates to come. UDPATE: The city of Brainerd Facebook page posted that everyone is safe and that there were 10 employees that were evacuated. The fire …

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