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Founded May 23, 1857
Named for Crow Wing River
Largest city: Brainerd
There are about 417 recognized lakes within this county, and the main body of water is the Crow Wing River, for
which the county is named. The river got its name from an island in the river that was shaped like the wing of
* Bay Lake Twp * Center Twp * Crow Wing Twp * Daggett Brook Twp * Deerwood Twp * Fairfield Twp * Fort Ripley Twp
* Gail Lake Twp * Garrison Twp * Ideal Twp
* Irondale Twp * Jenkins Twp * Lake Edwards Twp * Little Pine Twp * Long Lake Twp
* Maple Grove Twp * Mission Twp * Nokay Lake Twp * Oak Lawn Twp * Pelican Twp
* Perry Lake Twp * Platte Lake Twp * Rabbit Lake Twp * Roosevelt Twp * Ross Lake Twp
* Sibley Twp * St. Mathias Twp * Timothy Twp * Wolford Twp
* Dean Lake * West Crow Wing
* Old Crow Wing
NOVEMBER 2014 OBITS: John Brennan
BIRTHS: Meacham Daughter
NEWS: (visiting relatives) Mrs. George Lambert, Mrs. James Stirewalt, Jerry Compton, J. M. Lambert, Pauline Anderson, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Robert Andrews, Vernon Strewalt, Mrs. Floy Atwater, Printice Atwater, Oyre Hite
NEWS: (illness) Shirley Rhodes, Myrtle Peterson, Mrs. Henry Buchite, Nettie Atwater, Charles Taylor
NEWS: (people) William Mitchell, Dell Bowley
NEWS: (community) Building Growth-1913
CHURCH: 1911-Lutheran Church Dedication
SEPTEMBER 2014 COMMUNITY NEWS: 1922-Sheriff's Office Sought
OBITS: Samuel Campbell, Daniel S. Mooers
FEBRUARY 2014: Bio: Fleming -
transcribed by Vicki Bryan