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Cass County Sheriff's Office

January 16, 2017
Responders arrived and found a trailer house fully engulfed in fire. Efforts to extinguish the fire were immediately underway. An adult male was located deceased inside the residence, the sheriff's office reported. Ilustration
Deceased man found in Motley house fire
January 16, 2017 - 11:31am
January 12, 2017
The Minnesota State Patrol reported Alexander was driving a 2001 GMC Sierra west on Highway 210, when he attempted to pass another vehicle, lost control and was struck broadside by an oncoming 2000 Ford F250. Illustraiton
Pillager student dies in collision
January 12, 2017 - 1:08pm
January 11, 2017
Community Outreach Day set Jan. 19 in Pillager
January 11, 2017 - 11:35pm
UPDATE: Victim in Highway 210 fatal crash identified
January 11, 2017 - 10:39am
December 28, 2016
Crow Wing County Sheriff deputies Jon Collins (left), Scott Friis and Mike Ruuhela hold a baby alligator found Saturday on a paved trail near Brandon Way in Barrows, south of Brainerd. (Submitted)
Top 10 honorable mention: 2 alligators found this summer in lakes area
December 28, 2016 - 12:31pm
December 22, 2016
Five people involved in a head-on crash Wednesday night on Highway 371 north of Pine River have been identified. Illustration
Victims identified in Pine River head-on crash
December 22, 2016 - 9:15pm
December 9, 2016
Emergency workers clear a scene and direct traffic after a vehicle collided with a semi-truck trailer Friday afternoon near the intersection of Highway 210 and 61st Avenue SW between Pillager and Motley. 
Michael Johnson/Brainerd Dispatch
SUV sideswipes semi; sends woman to hospital
December 9, 2016 - 7:09pm
December 2, 2016
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch shakes hands with Justin Wicks, who was named the local awardee of the Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship Program for 2016. 
Wicks receives sheriff's scholarship
December 2, 2016 - 10:19pm
November 1, 2016
Deputies rescue duck hunters from Leech Lake
November 1, 2016 - 10:21pm
Body of missing canoeist found
November 1, 2016 - 12:40pm
October 30, 2016
Passenger ejected from car, killed in rollover
October 30, 2016 - 7:32pm
October 28, 2016
The Cass County Sheriff's Office received the call at 6:49 p.m. Tuesday and began search efforts immediately at the scene and have continued to search daily, with the assistance of several agencies including the Federal Dam Fire Department, Leech Lake Tribal Police, Leech Lake DNR, Minnesota DNR Conservation Officers, Lakes Area Dive Team and the Minnesota State Patrol. Illustration
Search efforts continue for missing canoeist
October 28, 2016 - 8:55pm
October 26, 2016
Man missing after canoe overturned on Leech Lake
October 26, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 25, 2016
Sheriff's Corner: Stay safe this Halloween
October 25, 2016 - 9:40pm
September 13, 2016
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are about 1.5 million car crashes with deer each year that kill 200 Americans, cause more than 10,000 personal injuries and results in $1 billion in vehicle damage. We found that the average collision with a deer produces more than $3,000 worth of damages. Illustration
Sheriff's Corner: Watch out for deer on area roadways
September 13, 2016 - 11:17pm