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February 7, 2017
Cass County Board sets summer meeting schedule
WALKER—Cass County commissioners Tuesday set their summer schedule for meetings to be held at remote locations on the third Tuesdays each month. They also moved their first meeting in July from the July 4 holiday to 9 a.m. July 6 at the courthouse in Walker. The regular third...
February 7, 2017 - 11:10pm
September 21, 2016
Cass County Board to meet for personnel reviews
WALKER—Cass County Board will hold special meetings, which will be closed to the public, at 9 a.m. Oct. 11 at the courthouse in Walker and at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 18 at the land department in Backus to conduct annual department head personnel reviews. The commissioners plan to attend...
September 21, 2016 - 9:35pm
September 7, 2016
Cass County Board: Road work comes in under budget
WALKER—Cass County's share of Walker utility work and street repaving on Michigan Avenue, plus paving the county's south parking lot should come in under the amount the county expected. County Engineer David Enblom reported this cost status report to the county board Tuesday....
September 7, 2016 - 7:05pm
September 6, 2016
Sept. 11 ceremony planned in Walker
WALKER—The public is invited to attend a Sept. 11 observance beginning at 12:30 p.m. on the Cass County Courthouse lawn on Hwy. 371 in Walker by the veterans memorial podium. Spencer Ross American Legion Post No. 134 of Walker honor guard will post the colors. Legion Auxiliary...
September 6, 2016 - 8:09pm
July 20, 2016
Moondance Jam is here
WALKER—Moondance Jam, a rock and roll festival, officially begins today, July 21, on the Moondance Fairgrounds in Walker. Fans will jam...
July 20, 2016 - 5:18pm
July 6, 2016
Cass County Board: Board approves paving courthouse parking lot
WALKER—County Engineer David Enblom obtained county board approval Tuesday to have the parking lot south of the courthouse paved. It is the site of a former church and has remained gravel since the county purchased the land in November 1999. It is located across the street from...
July 6, 2016 - 6:12pm
Cass County Board meetings scheduled
WALKER—Cass County Board Tuesday tabled a public hearing on proposed zoning ordinance amendments to the 6 p.m. regular board meeting at Pike Bay Town Hall, 15514 State Highway 371, Cass Lake. The delay will enable the county planning commission to review at their July 11 meeting...
July 6, 2016 - 6:12pm
June 22, 2016
Cass County Board: Road work shifts access to courthouse
WALKER—Street reconstruction in Walker on Michigan Avenue behind the courthouse will shift access to the gravel parking lot south of the courthouse complex before the July 4 weekend. That parking lot has been accessible only from the west until now. A first layer of new pavement...
June 22, 2016 - 9:21pm
April 19, 2016
Get to know Cass County Soil and Water Conservation District
Across the United States, nearly 3,000 Soil and Water Conservation Districts—almost one in every county—are helping local people to conserve land, water, forests, wildlife and other natural resources. The Cass Soil and Water Conservation District is proud to be part of...
April 19, 2016 - 9:10pm
April 14, 2016
'Near critical' fire danger in Brainerd area, NWS warns
The National Weather Service expects "near critical" weather conditions for fires Thursday afternoon. Very warm, increasingly windy and dry conditions...
April 14, 2016 - 12:30pm
April 12, 2016
Not just 'a bunch of old guys': How Minnesota's American Legion posts are trying to connect with younger vets
WALKER—As the afternoon crowd began to grow on St. Patrick's Day, at the American Legion club a few blocks from Leech Lake, bartender Eric...
April 12, 2016 - 11:27am
April 8, 2016
Klobuchar staff to visit Wadena, Walker
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar's office will be in Wadena, Walker and Hinckley April 13-14 as part of a statewide "Serving Our Seniors" staff tour, her office said in a release. Klobuchar's staff will highlight resources and services currently available to Minnesota seniors and discuss Klobuchar's...
April 8, 2016 - 10:26pm
February 2, 2016
Cass County Board: Cost sharing on road projects approved
WALKER—Cass County commissioners Tuesday approved agreements with two cities and Leech Lake Band to share costs on three highway improvement projects. The county's agreement with the city of Lake Shore designates the city to pay costs for a pedestrian trail along County State...
February 2, 2016 - 8:16pm
October 7, 2015
Cass County Board: Vandals damage trail bridge
WALKER - Vandals appear to have used a chain saw to cut most of the way through the main timbers supporting a Cass County recreational trail bridge snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles use in Beulah Township. The county board Tuesday authorized the county land department to contribute...
October 7, 2015 - 5:19pm
July 16, 2015
Construction on Highway 371 between Cass Lake and Walker begins Monday
Motorists on Highway 371 between Cass Lake and Walker should expect lane closures, slow traffic and delays as a construction project begins Monday. Flaggers and a pilot car will allow one-way, alternating traffic through the work zone. Motorists should slow down and prepare to stop...
July 16, 2015 - 8:25pm