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CASS COUNTY BOARD: The ‘dungeon’ reorganized


 WALKER — Cass County commissioners took a tour following Tuesday’s board meeting of the newly cleaned and re-organized courthouse sub-basement, commonly referred to as “the dungeon.”

It used to be an area filled with metal shelving where many county departments sent their old records, including over 100 years of old tax record books, to be retained and forgotten.

The area filled to overcapacity. It was hard to find space to walk between the shelving.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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