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Crow Wing County, Minnesota
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Crow Wing Courthouse built in 1920
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County Information
Founded May 23, 1857
Named for Crow Wing River
County Seat: 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 a crow.

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Website Updates



DECEMBER 2017
OFFICIALS: News - John T. Frater, Ole Erickson, B. Frank Hartley
OFFICIALS: Rosters - 1895 Fire Marshalls, 1878 County Officials
MILITARY: WWI Casualty News - Thomas Richard Dykeman, S. H. C. Hanson, Vincent F. Frodl, Louis Peterson
MILITARY: Soldiers - Edward P. McCabe, Willie Laplan/Lappan, Thomas L. Croswell
WILLS: Inheritance Taxes 1909-1913
Submitted by Robin Line:
OBITS: Mrs. Abe Lemire, Mrs. George Wetherbee
MARRIAGE: Miller-Blinn, Jacobson-Smith
PEOPLE: W. A. Walker and George Cassell
NEWS-CRIME: Leon Rafidal, Frank Randalls
NEWS-ILLNESS/INJURY: Geraldine Bame, Mr. Ghujson

APRIL 2017
OBITS: George Reilly, Svanta Ranta submitted by Robin Line
BUSINESSES: Atwater & Whitney, Emily Co-operative Creamery, R. R. Wise, William Mathews, A. P. Reymond
PEOPLE: G. A. and C. W. Oberg, Charles Taylor, Sigina and Nah zhah keg won abe, Way me tig o sheence

FEBRUARY 2017
OBITS: Hans Hagen, August Holm
MARRIAGES: Rowland F. Walters, Hagberg-Lindberg
NEWS-VISIT & RELOCATE: Mrs. R. G. Vallentyne
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1910-First Cuyuna Village Election
NEWS-CRIME: Helen McArthur killed

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