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Cass County Board: Area legislators offer views on upcoming session
WALKER—State Sen. Justin Eichorn and Rep. John Poston met with Cass County commissioners during the Tuesday, Dec. 18 county board meeting...
December 20, 2018 - 3:30pm
December 19, 2018
Cass County Board: Commissioners approve 2019 levy increase of 1.023 percent
WALKER—Cass County Board voted Tuesday, Dec. 18, to adopt the 2019 county levy at 1.023 percent more than the 2018 levy or $22,027,913....
December 19, 2018 - 7:00am
November 27, 2018
Cass County: County, tribal officials celebrate cooperation in joint meeting
WALKER—It's comforting to know things are getting done. Things are running a lot smoother. This was the take Leech Lake Tribal Council...
November 27, 2018 - 10:00am
November 22, 2018
Cass County Board: Cass County weighs raising minimum age to buy tobacco products
BACKUS—When Jeri Seegmiller of county health services asked the county board to make Cass County's minimum tobacco or e-cigarette purchasing...
November 22, 2018 - 11:00am
November 9, 2018
Cass County Board: Department heads receive positive reviews
WALKER—Cass County commissioners reported Tuesday, Nov. 6, all appointed department heads have achieved the requirements of their position...
November 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 17, 2018
Cass County Board: Fewer children in out of home placements, but costs rise
BACKUS—There were 37 fewer Cass County children in out-of-home placements the first nine months this year compared with 2017, but costs...
October 17, 2018 - 7:00am
October 4, 2018
Cass County Board: No new waterways in buffer plan for now
WALKER—Cass County Board voted to table action Tuesday, Oct. 2, on a proposal to include "other water courses" in its water plan. Currently,...
October 4, 2018 - 7:00am
September 5, 2018
Cass County Board: 2019 preliminary tax levy a 1 percent increase
WALKER—Cass County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday, Sept. 4, to set the preliminary 2019 county levy at $22,530,913. That is $223,053...
September 5, 2018 - 8:00am
August 23, 2018
Cass County Board: Commissioners opt to not join St. Paul-based loan program
BLIND LAKE TOWNSHIP—Cass County Board Tuesday, Aug. 21, unanimously declined to pass a resolution to join the MinnPACE program, which would have offered loans to people in the county interested in obtaining a loan to make energy saving improvements to their property. Commissioner...
August 23, 2018 - 4:30am
June 24, 2018
Cass County Board: The year in Cass County: Departments review changes, expectations
BACKUS—What saves money for some county departments can cost another one future revenue loss. Multiple Cass County department heads reported during the county's annual planning meeting Friday, June 22, switching to electronic work systems improves efficiency and productivity,...
June 24, 2018 - 5:58pm
May 17, 2018
Cass County Board: County proposes changes in how brewery licenses are issued
BENA—Chief Financial Officer Sandra Norikane presented proposed amendments to the county's liquor ordinance Tuesday at the county board's...
May 17, 2018 - 4:00am
April 5, 2018
Cass County Board: County website soon to offer more information, options
WALKER—Everyone soon will be able to get any public information Cass County has about each land parcel in the county on its website at...
April 5, 2018 - 7:00am
March 7, 2018
Cass County Board: Foreclosures continue to drop in Cass County
WALKER — Assessor Mark Peterson reported Tuesday to the county board the number of property foreclosures in 2017 was 30. That was down...
March 7, 2018 - 10:00am
December 23, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners meet with area legislators about 2018 concerns
WALKER—Reps. Sandy Layman and John Poston attended the Cass County Board meeting Tuesday to learn more about the county's concerns to take...
December 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 22, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners decline to abandon Ditch 9
BACKUS—Drainage Ditch 9 could be put back to sleep for another 100 years. The Cass County Board Tuesday declined to abandon it after only...
November 22, 2017 - 9:00am