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April 19, 2018
Cass County Board: 4-H coordinator honored with award for courage and innovation
BACKUS—Associate Dean of Extension and Minnesota 4-H Director Dorothy McCargo Freeman recognized Cass County Extension 4-H Program Coordinator Nic Podoll with an award for courage and innovation. Podoll expanded the county's 4-H participation by 61 percent in the last year,...
April 19, 2018 - 9:30am
April 7, 2018
Cass County Board: County in bottom 3 in state health rankings
WALKER—The University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute continues to rank Cass County as third from the bottom of Minnesota's 87...
April 7, 2018 - 6:30am
March 21, 2018
Cass County Board: Board nominates Hwys 371, 210 as commerce corridors
BACKUS—Cass County commissioners voted Tuesday to nominate portions of two state highways in the county for Minnesota Department of Transportation's...
March 21, 2018 - 3:00am
February 7, 2018
Cass County Board: Detours set for summer Highway 371 road work
WALKER—The Cass County Board voted Tuesday to permit the Minnesota Department of Transportation to use County Highway 40 as part of a detour...
February 7, 2018 - 10:54pm
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
December 11, 2017
Cass County Board: County garage cost comes in below estimates
WALKER—County Engineer Darrick Anderson reported Thursday to the county board the county's cost for the new highway garage at Remer looks...
December 11, 2017 - 7:00am
October 18, 2017
Cass County Board: Grant sought for county's first roundabout
BACKUS—Cass County could install its first county road roundabout east of Pine River if the county's grant application to the Minnesota...
October 18, 2017 - 12:30pm
August 17, 2017
Cass County Board: Residents weigh in on levy for ditch maintenance
PINE RIVER—About a half a dozen of the 36 property owners who have been paying a special levy the last four years to clean County Ditch 9 appeared at Tuesday's county board meeting at Pine River City Hall to comment on whether the levy should continue. Under state regulations,...
August 17, 2017 - 6:30am
July 20, 2017
Cass County Board: Trail connecting East Gull Lake to Lake Shore closer to a reality
FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIP—Fairview Township moved one step closer Tuesday night toward building a recreational trail to connect one in East Gull Lake with one under construction this year in Lake Shore. Cass County Board approved contributing $180,000 toward design and engineering....
July 20, 2017 - 1:30pm
July 14, 2017
Cass County Board: County Road 77 rebuild could start soon
WALKER—Work could begin soon to rebuild and repave Cass County State Aid Highway 77 in Lake Shore. Tuesday, Cass County commissioners accepted...
July 14, 2017 - 5:30am
June 24, 2017
Cass County Board: County departments in good shape at halfway point of 2017
BACKUS — Cass County's spending has run in the first half of this year about as the 2017 budget projected, according to Sandra Norikane, chief financial officer. Some departments are a little over. This is offset by some being a little under budget, Norikane said. County commissioners,...
June 24, 2017 - 4:30am
May 3, 2017
Cass County Board: High wind warnings to start this summer
WALKER—Cass County will join neighboring counties and Leech Lake Reservation this summer in warning people about high wind events as well as approaching tornadoes. The county board Tuesday approved an amendment to the county policy on when emergency sirens will sound. Those...
May 3, 2017 - 4:20am
April 6, 2017
Cass County Board: Tree clearing along County Road 77 approved
WALKER—Cass County commissioners Tuesday awarded a contract to the lowest of three bidders, Dechantal Excavating, for $88,294.55 to clear trees along County State Aid Highway 77. This will be preliminary to rebuilding portions of the highway and repaving it this summer in the...
April 6, 2017 - 9:50am
February 7, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners approve updating bridge replacement priority list
WALKER — Incoming County Engineer Darrick Anderson obtained county board approval Tuesday for an updated bridge replacement priority list. Three new bridges have been installed on County State Aid Highway 1 since the last list was approved in 2013. Another on County Road 107...
February 7, 2017 - 11:19pm
January 17, 2017
Cass County Board: After 30 years of service, Enblom formally announces retirement in March
BACKUS—Cass County Highway Engineer David Enblom submitted his formal letter of resignation to the county board Tuesday to begin his retirement effective March 31. He had announced earlier his intent to retire in 2017. The county board has appointed Darrick Anderson to succeed...
January 17, 2017 - 7:58pm