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Rachel Reabe Nystrom

September 20, 2017
A graph prepared by County Engineer Tim Bray shows by 2021, available funds in the First Assessment District (Unorganized Territory) will no longer support road construction costs. Source: Crow Wing County
Taxes will rise - but by how much? Unorganized Territory residents about to find out
September 20, 2017 - 5:00am
September 13, 2017
Audriana Wallin poses with daughter Lainee Balsimo and son Brian Phillips. Lainee died last week after suffering from a rare childhood cancer. Submitted photoplay button
Crow Wing County Board: Seeking social services: Mother with cancer-stricken child says she felt lost in system
September 13, 2017 - 9:00am
July 25, 2017
Crow Wing County Attorney Don Ryan works at his desk recently in the Crow Wing County Judicial Center. Ryan and county commissioners reached a settlement Tuesday in the county attorney's lawsuit over his office's budget. The settlement clears the path for the department to hire two more people. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Board settles county attorney budget lawsuit
July 25, 2017 - 8:25pm
July 21, 2017
A sign in the terminal of the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport welcomes travelers in this file photo.
Airport commission: Preliminary budget proposes staff changes
July 21, 2017 - 6:00am
May 24, 2017
Commissioners Paul Koering, left, Rosemary Franzen, Doug Houge, Paul Thiede and Rachel Reabe Nystrom listen as community members offer testimony concerning the sale of beer at the county fair. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Board balks at beer for the fair - again
May 24, 2017 - 3:00am
April 26, 2017
Crow Wing County Commissioners listen to Administrator Tim Houle during a meeting Tuesday. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Commissioners hesitant on overdose drug
April 26, 2017 - 3:30am
April 19, 2017
A tentative plan calls for training four firefighters and two law enforcement officials in operating a drone, and the possibility for two drone stations - one in Brainerd and one in Crosslake. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Crow Wing County Board: An eye in the sky
April 19, 2017 - 5:30am
The Crow Wing County ordinance governing hours for on-sale liquor establishments permits on-sale liquor establishments to sell liquor through 1 a.m. each night, and beginning at 10 a.m. on Sundays. State law permits sales through 2 a.m. and beginning at 8 a.m. on Sundays. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Crow Wing County Board: Changes to on-sale hours not expected
April 19, 2017 - 3:50am
April 18, 2017
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Crow Wing County Board: Compensating Crow Wing County's commissioners
April 18, 2017 - 9:02am
March 30, 2017
Amanda Schwartzkopf of Brainerd speaks to the Crow Wing County Board Tuesday, while dozens of those in attendance listen. Nearly 30 people spoke about the county's family planning policies. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crow Wing County Board: Board votes down condom distribution
March 30, 2017 - 11:32am
March 27, 2017
Kitchigami Regional Library System Executive Director Marian Ridge (center) answers questions concerning a budget she prepared for the costs to run the Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library in Crosby as a branch library. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Library system: Kitchigami board halts Hallett library inclusion
March 27, 2017 - 10:44am
March 22, 2017
Several audience members listen as representatives of Enbridge present to three Crow Wing County commissioners and assistant highway engineer Rob Hall on the company's Line 3 pipeline replacement project. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Enbridge discusses Line 3 replacement
March 22, 2017 - 5:15am
March 15, 2017
Mark Liedl
Crow Wing County Board: Liedl resigns as land services director - Successor promoted from internal ranks
March 15, 2017 - 9:53am
February 22, 2017
Airport commission: Challenges face aviation industry
February 22, 2017 - 10:11pm
February 9, 2017
Sue Hadland holds a poster with information about SxTalks, the monthly educational program at Brainerd teen center The Shop, hosted by nonprofit WeARE. Hadland, along with Becky Twamley (center) and Julie Ingleman, shared information about their organization Jan. 12 with the League of Women Voters of the Brainerd Lakes Area. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County: County puts kibosh on condoms
February 9, 2017 - 9:34pm