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March 18, 2018
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for this week
Crow Wing County maintenance crews will continue brush and tree removal in the road right of ways on County Road 159 in Oak Lawn Township, between North Nelson Road and Highway 18, and on County Highway 18 in Nisswa and Lake Edward Township, between County Highway 4 and Highway 371....
March 18, 2018 - 12:30pm
March 10, 2018
Highway 371 crash kills woman
BACKUS—A 23-year-old woman is dead after a crash Friday night on Highway 371 north of Backus. The Minnesota State Patrol reported Dani Rebecca Detloff of Backus died from injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of 16th Street Northwest and Highway 371 in...
March 10, 2018 - 6:33pm
March 8, 2018
Cass County Board: Board considers 'opportunity zones,' highway expansions
WALKER—The Cass County Board voted Tuesday to participate in one state program, but to delay action until its March 20 meeting on another,...
March 8, 2018 - 10:00am
Cass County Board: Drug arrests up, assault arrests down
WALKER—Cass County Probation Director Jim Schneider and Minnesota Department of Corrections District Supervisor Victor Moen presented their...
March 8, 2018 - 8:00am
March 7, 2018
Cass County Board: Foreclosures continue to drop in Cass County
WALKER — Assessor Mark Peterson reported Tuesday to the county board the number of property foreclosures in 2017 was 30. That was down...
March 7, 2018 - 10:00am
Cass County Board: Township requests cell tower moratorium
WALKER—Woodrow Township Board Chair Myles Wagner asked the Cass County Board to call a moratorium on new cellphone towers in the county...
March 7, 2018 - 6:00am
Snowstorm finally stops, giving area residents a break: Snow totals over a foot reported
Brainerd lakes area residents who didn't like the recent snowfall will be pleased to hear the rest of the week appears to be mainly snow-free....
March 7, 2018 - 4:00am
February 26, 2018
Dodge rear-ends plow truck, driver sent to hospital
BALL CLUB—A Bemidji woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash involving a plow truck at 8:23 a.m. Sunday on Highway 2, west of Ball Club...
February 26, 2018 - 4:00am
February 23, 2018
Cass County Board: Zoning permits up in 2017
BACKUS—Cass County Planning Director Paul Fairbanks reported Tuesday to the county board that 1,105 land use zoning permits issued in 2017 topped the 974 issued in 2016. Those permits are for new building construction, building additions and new private sewer systems. Applicants...
February 23, 2018 - 9:00am
February 22, 2018
Cass County Board: Commissioners call for behavioral health state funding
BACKUS—Cass County Board approved a resolution Tuesday calling for the Minnesota Legislature to fund "regional behavioral health crisis program facilities and permanent supportive housing for people with behavioral health needs." Michelle Piprude, Cass Health, Human and Veterans...
February 22, 2018 - 9:00am
February 21, 2018
Cass County Board: $135K in state funding received for voting equipment
BACKUS—Cass County will receive $135,635 from the state toward purchasing new voting equipment before this fall's elections, Election Administrator Sharon Anderson reported Tuesday to the county board. This will cover about 30 percent of the total cost she expects the new equipment...
February 21, 2018 - 9:00am
Crow Wing County considers proposed ATV ordinance
Whether smaller, Class 1 all-terrain vehicles should be permitted to operate on road shoulders in Crow Wing County was the subject of discussion...
February 21, 2018 - 6:00am
February 19, 2018
Authorities find body of missing pregnant woman
Hope turned to sorrow for those searching for a missing pregnant woman found Saturday night in the Chippewa National Forest by Cass County Sheriff's...
February 19, 2018 - 4:00am
February 17, 2018
Dairy barn fire kills 17 cows, chickens
MOTLEY—It was a horrific scene no farmer ever wants to see—a barn filled with animals being destroyed by a fire. Early Friday morning,...
February 17, 2018 - 4:00am
February 16, 2018
Cold air returns, snow may follow
After a short burst of welcome warmth, arctic air returns early Friday, Feb. 16, with wind chills across most of northern Minnesota reaching...
February 16, 2018 - 6:30am