Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners
Meets 9 a.m. Tuesday
County Board Room, Third floor, Historic Courthouse, Brainerd
The agenda has been published as shown below but is subject to change to include such business as may come before the Board.
Pequot Lakes woman injured in crash
NISSWA - An 81-year-old Pequot Lakes woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash reported at 10:09 a.m. Friday on Crow Wing County Road 18 and Highway 371 in Nisswa, the Minnesota State Patrol reported.
Roughly 180 gallons of diesel fuel spilled Friday morning when a Chevrolet truck and a semitrailer crashed along Highway 371, south of Brainerd near Fort Ripley.
Brainerd Fire Chief Kevin Stunek said slippery road conditions were a factor in the crash.
With less than a month to go before the final open enrollment deadline, MNsure announced it is making sure consumers have access to people who can help them sign up for private health insurance plans, MinnesotaCare or Medical Assistance.
■ Teen driver seminar scheduled
BAXTER - A teen driver seminar will be held from 5-8 p.m., March 20, at Brenny Funeral Chapel Community Room in Baxter.
Pizza will be served at 5 p.m. by Brick House Pizza, with the presentation beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Freckles the cow was near death when she was brought into a northeast Brainerd garage.
Pregnant and suffering from a severe case of pneumonia, the 1-year-old, 600-pound Holstein Angus cross needed shelter from the extreme cold sweeping over the area.
A treasure has laid hidden in Brainerd for far too long. Winding through the heart of town, the Mississippi River should be showcased, not hidden.
At least that's what some city and state leaders think.