Author: Ben Aberg

Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade Cancelled

Press Release (1/22/21) Crosslake, MN — Due to Minnesota’s COVID restrictions that are unlikely to be dialed back significantly in March, the Crosslake Chamber of Commerce and Parade Event Committee have made the difficult decision cancel the 2021 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration. Originally scheduled for March 13, this is the second consecutive year…
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January 22, 2021 0

Essentia Health to host COVID-19 vaccine webinar Friday

By Ben Aberg 3wiamstudio@gmail.com (1/20/21) Brainerd, MN — Essentia Health will provide a COVID-19 virtual vaccine update during an hour-long webinar on Friday for people within all of the communities we serve. The live webinar will be hosted on Zoom and run from noon to 1 p.m. Anyone is welcome to attend. Click here to bookmark the…
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January 20, 2021 0

District 9 Conservation Reports

CO Bob Mlynar (Aitkin) worked angling, snowmobile and ATV activity. Deer feeding ban complaints were also worked. CO Amber Ladd (McGregor) spent time checking angers on area lakes and monitoring snowmobile activity. Equipment maintenance also was performed. CO Eric Sullivan (Brainerd) was accompanied by COC Nicholas Baum and worked ice angling and snowmobile activity. Sullivan…
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January 19, 2021 0

Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office Release: Two Rescued In Crosslake

By: Ben Aberg 3wiamstudio@gmail.com (1/17/21) Crosslake, MN — On Saturday, January 16, 2021, at approximately 12:44 pm, the Crow Wing County Dispatch  Center received a report that a utility terrain vehicle (UTV) had broken through the ice on the  Daggett Channel in Crosslake. It was reported one of the two occupants from the UTV was…
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January 17, 2021 0

Essentia Health plans for public vaccination

Essentia Health continues to work with state departments of health in the COVID-19 vaccine rollout for members of the general public. Notification to groups will occur once there is appointment availability. The most recent update from the Minnesota Department of Health is the flexibility to begin vaccinating anyone ages 65 and older if we have…
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January 16, 2021 0

Crow Wing County Level 3 Offender Public Meeting

Sheriff Goddard is holding a virtual public meeting on Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at 6:00 pm. The  meeting is designed to inform the public about a level 3 predatory offender who is moving into Crow Wing County on January 20th, 2021.   The offender, Lumasakila Izick Patterson, 07/16/91, will be residing on Johnson Road in First Assessment …
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January 15, 2021 0

Brainerd Declares Snow Emergency, Lists Plowing Schedule

1/14/21 Brainerd, MN — The City of Brainerd has declared a SNOW EMERGENCY effective  Friday January 15, 2021. The snow plowing and removal schedule is  as follows:   Snow plowing will commence at 4:00 AM on Friday, January 15,  2021.   On January 15th, 2021, the first day of the emergency, there is no  parking on the…
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January 14, 2021 0

Cass County Sheriff’s Office Urges Caution on Area Lakes

Walker, MN — Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that the Cass County Sheriff’s Office has received reports of a wide range of ice conditions on area lakes. The unseasonably warm month of December and January has caused some good early ice conditions to deteriorate and the thaw freeze cycles have opened up large cracks…
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January 14, 2021 0

District 9 Conservation Reports

CO Bob Mlynar (Aitkin) worked angling, snowmobile and ATV activity. Deer feeding ban complaints were also worked. CO Amber Ladd (McGregor) spent time checking angers on area lakes and monitoring snowmobile activity. Equipment maintenance also was performed. CO Eric Sullivan (Brainerd) was accompanied by COC Nicholas Baum and worked ice angling and snowmobile activity. Sullivan…
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January 12, 2021 0