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March 21, 2017
Cass County's Enblom reflects on rewarding career with county
WALKER—"I can't imagine having a more rewarding job," David Enblom said, looking back at the last 20 years he has spent as county engineer...
March 21, 2017 - 6:00am
March 17, 2017
Township election results
Many area townships had elections Tuesday. Listed below are the results of all the township elections in Crow Wing and Cass counties whose clerks responded to requests to provide the results. Bay Lake Township Supervisor: three-year term—Jon Steblay 20 votes. Treasurer: two-year...
March 17, 2017 - 5:15am
February 8, 2017
Cass County Board: Past, present look at probation and release programs
WALKER—Jim Schneider, Cass County probation director, and Victor Moen, district supervisor for Minnesota Department of Corrections presented their reports on 2016 probation and supervised release programs. County probation oversees all juvenile cases and adults who have been...
February 8, 2017 - 4:59pm
Cass County Board: Dive team recognized, presented check
WALKER—Steven White, Leech Lake Tribal Council member from District 3, presented a check for $2,500 from the council to Cass County Sheriff...
February 8, 2017 - 4:55pm
February 7, 2017
Cass Sheriff's Corner: 2016 a busy year for sheriff's office
Last year was another busy year for every division within the Cass County Sheriff's Office. As we work to complete our annual report that will be presented in the coming month to the Cass County Board of Commissioners and published on our website, we see an increase in activities....
February 7, 2017 - 10:58pm
VIDEO: Bad train car axle likely to blame for explosive 2013 derailment in ND, final NTSB report says
CASSELTON, N.D. — In releasing a long-awaited investigation report, the National Transportation Safety Board said a defective axle that broke...
February 7, 2017 - 8:29pm
January 22, 2017
Reproductive health: Nonprofit aims for Brainerd family planning clinic
There is no family planning clinic in Crow Wing County. Brainerd's Planned Parenthood clinic closed following federal funding cuts in 2011, and...
January 22, 2017 - 7:41pm
January 17, 2017
Crow Wing County: Crosby library could join Kitchigami
Hours and services at the Brainerd Public Library could face cuts if the Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library in Crosby is folded into the Kitchigami...
January 17, 2017 - 9:42pm
December 21, 2016
Head-on crash north of Pine River results in injuries
At least five people were involved in a head-on crash Wednesday night north of Pine River, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. According to...
December 21, 2016 - 10:12pm
December 8, 2016
DNR finds zebra mussels in Leech Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in their larval stage in two locations in Leech Lake in Cass County....
December 8, 2016 - 9:50pm
November 24, 2016
Yochum reflects on his decades of service to Cass County
WALKER—Robert (Bob) Yochum had a good enough executive job in 1996 at the age of 45 to to retire at 55 and move to a retirement property...
November 24, 2016 - 9:34pm
November 20, 2016
Cass County seeks volunteers for citizen committees
Cass County is seeking volunteers to serve on various Cass County citizen committees. The following are committees with openings: • Budget Committee—one citizen each from commissioner districts 4 and 5 • Central Minnesota Emergency Medical Services Region—two citizens...
November 20, 2016 - 9:33pm
November 16, 2016
Cass County Board: Retiring officials recognized, work honored
BACKUS—Two retiring top Cass County officials praised the quality of each other's work as they were honored at Tuesday's county board meeting. Association of Minnesota Counties has selected Reno Wells for an AMC Outstanding Service Award and will recognize him at the Dec. 5...
November 16, 2016 - 5:47pm
November 15, 2016
Cass County Board: Commissioners informed on land-based invasive species
BACKUS—Pat Bundy, Cass County forester, informed the county board Tuesday about land-based invasive species he studied at a recent seminar he attended in Wisconsin. Common and Glossy Buckthorn are two European smaller trees that have moved into the area and can spread rapidly....
November 15, 2016 - 9:42pm
Cass County Board: Aerial photography of county approved
BACKUS — Cass County commissioners approved on a split vote Tuesday a new program to have aerial high resolution photos taken of the county every three years. The land department has been having infrared photos taken for timber management purposes in recent years. That department...
November 15, 2016 - 9:42pm