Weather Forecast


U.S. judge restores Endangered Species Act protections to Great Lakes gray wolves


Cass County Board: Ditch cleaning procedure discussed

Email News Alerts

BACKUS — While farm drainage ditch maintenance regularly consumes a lot of time on some southern Minnesota county board agendas, not much has been done on ditches in Cass County since the ditches were installed just prior to the 1920s.


Now, Ditch 9 in Wilson Township of Cass has a large buildup of beaver dams, which is causing flooding on some farmers’ land.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Call 218-855-5897 and we can help you.