From the longer Swedish Wikipedia page 
The county council of Dalarna , formally the county council of Dalarna , between 1863-1996, the county council of Kopparberg, has 287,040 inhabitants and comprises 15 municipalities. The county council Dalarna is responsible, like all county councils primarily for health care. In addition to health, dental care, the county council also has responsibility for regional development in the county and region. The county council is also responsible for public communications between the county municipalities and also conducts cultural activities.