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USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
New trade agreement OK for dry beans, barley, officials say
Centennial oddball: 1918 tractor modeled horse-drawn implements
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Your clothes could be made in the USA again
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UND's hockey possession numbers strong early in season
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Ogg sets first catch-and-release record for northern pike
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
Crow Wing Energized: Why Matter of Balance is important to me
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Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
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How country music has - and hasn't - addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
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Coming Sunday: A scary good read
Film crew brings cash to Backus area
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August 9, 2018
Cass County Board: Access denied for landlocked property
WALKER—Commissioner Neal Gaalswyk cast the lone dissenting vote Tuesday, Aug. 7, as the Cass County Board voted to deny a petition for...
August 9, 2018 - 3:00am
June 12, 2018
Crow Wing Power hosts meeting/appreciation day
An estimated 2,000 people attended the Crow Wing Power Member Appreciation Day and annual meeting Saturday, June 9. A total of 4,798 ballots were cast in this year's board of directors election. • In District 1A, Bob Kangas was re-elected with 4,422 votes. • In District 2 At-Large,...
June 12, 2018 - 4:30am
February 8, 2018
Cass County Board: Walker seeks development for county-owned Ah-Gwah-Ching
WALKER—While the city of Walker supports Cass County's current plan to stay in the city's downtown for the foreseeable future, the city...
February 8, 2018 - 4:00pm
January 3, 2018
Cass County Board: Public hearing set for ADA transition plan
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set a public hearing for 9 a.m. Feb. 6 at the courthouse in Walker for the highway department's Americans...
January 3, 2018 - 10:30am
Cass County Board: Kangas elected board chairman
WALKER—Cass County commissioners elected Commissioner Bob Kangas as 2018 chair and Commissioner Scott Bruns as vice-chair Tuesday. They...
January 3, 2018 - 5:00am
December 20, 2017
Cass County Board: 2018 tax levy will represent 2.5 percent increase over 2017
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set the county's final 2018 levy at $22,307,860. That is 2.49 percent above the 2017 levy. The state requires the county to show the $503,000 levy for Longville Ambulance District in its total levy even though that is only collected from...
December 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 18, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners advertise for vacant county attorney position
BACKUS—Cass County will publicly advertise for applicants from Oct. 20 to Nov. 3 to fill Cass's vacant county attorney position. Interviews will be Nov. 15 or 16. A committee consisting of commissioners Dick Downham and Bob Kangas; Health, Human and Veterans Services Director...
October 18, 2017 - 1:30pm
September 23, 2017
Cass County Board: Committee formed to find new county attorney
WOODROW TOWNSHIP — Cass County Board appointed commissioners Bob Kangas and Dick Downham to serve as a committee of the board to recommend...
September 23, 2017 - 5:00am
March 7, 2017
Cass County Board: Snowy roads result in late meeting start
WALKER—Cass County's county board meeting got a delayed start Tuesday due to snowy roads. Commissioners Dick Downham and Scott Bruns were...
March 7, 2017 - 10:21pm
January 4, 2017
Cass County Board: Downham selected as board chairman
WALKER — Cass County commissioners Tuesday selected Dick Downham as chair and Bob Kangas as vice-chair for 2017. They set regular board meetings to begin at 9 a.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the courthouse in Walker and the third Tuesday of each month at the land department...
January 4, 2017 - 2:22pm
November 15, 2016
Cass County Board: Storm costs top $500,000
BACKUS — Cass County Emergency Services Director Kerry Swenson reported to the county board Tuesday the county's storm damage losses being certified to the state for partial reimbursement have topped a half a million dollars. He predicted there still could be more, because two...
November 15, 2016 - 9:41pm
November 3, 2015
Cass County Board: Several department heads to retire in 2016
WALKER - Several top Cass County government personnel, including the administrator, have announced plans to retire in 2016. Cass County Board Tuesday named commissioners to serve on search committees to replace those retiring. The full board will begin searching for a new county...
November 3, 2015 - 10:20pm