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Crow Wing County meetings The following list includes Crow Wing County meetings that may be attended by one or more members of the Crow Wing County Board: Wednesday: 1 p.m.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 8:38pm

During political races, it's become popular for candidates to refer to the founding documents of the United States of America: The Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 8:37pm

With a 6,307-acre northern hardwood forest managed for grouse, woodcock and forest wildlife, the Deep Portage Learning Center is the perfect venue for upland bird hunting opportunities and education.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 8:24pm

The Crow Wing County Foster Parent Association marked May as National Foster Care Month when it conducted its annual banquet on May 14 at Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. Honored at the banquet were Peggy and Arnold Lorenson and Arnold and Karen Strang.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 8:22pm

Brainerd police SUSPICIOUS - A report at 7:03 p.m. on the 300 block of Cedar Street of two girls on skateboards acting strangely. Officer located a passer-by who observed two boys on skateboards acting normally.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 8:22pm

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar will be in Little Falls on Sunday afternoon (May 27) to participate in the annual memorial service at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery. The ceremony begins shortly before 2 p.m. with the traditional parade of flags.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 8:22pm

Airport commission meetings set for June The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m., June 5, in the airport conference room at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 8:21pm

Forestview Middle School eighth-grader Matthew Majerle is heading to Washington, D.C., to compete Wednesday-Friday in the 2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 2:14pm

Verndale water tower goes dry By MIKE O'ROURKE Verndale's water tower temporarily went dry Friday morning, causing a 24-hour ban on drinking the water without boiling it and sending Verndale Public School students home at 11:30 a.m.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 12:34pm

Fill the Boot campaign brings in money The Brainerd Fire Department announced Friday that it raised about $8,400 last week for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) in the three-day Fill the Boot campaign.

Fri, 05/25/2012 - 12:00pm