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Nisswa: Mayor explains temporary moves out of city
53 min 17 sec ago
November 23, 2017
Tom Burch
Cass Co. Sheriff's Corner: Advice for the start of winter driving season
15 hours 52 min ago
County seeks input on proposed aquatic invasive species prevention plan
16 hours 23 min ago
Pine River's McAllister receives Farm Bureau scholarship
17 hours 22 min ago
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for next week
19 hours 22 min ago
Kim Sheley is the 2017 Teacher of the Year for the Pine River-Backus School District. Submitted Photo
Pine River-Backus: Sheley chosen PR-B Teacher of the Year
22 hours 52 min ago
November 22, 2017
MnDOT gives holiday travel tips
November 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
Assessor Mark Peterson reported Tuesday to the county board sales of existing houses in the county are up about 6 percent this year over 2016. Through September, there were 803 arms-length property sales this year, compared with 756 last year. Illustration
Cass County Board: Home sales up about 6 percent in Cass County
November 22, 2017 - 10:00am
The Cass County Board Tuesday declined to abandon Drainage Ditch 9 (indicated here by the wide red line) after only 12 of 36 property owners along it signed the petition to abandon - and not enough of the signers were on a single leg of the ditch, so a portion could be abandoned. Screen grab from Cass County Interactive Web Mapping.
Cass County Board: Commissioners decline to abandon Ditch 9
November 22, 2017 - 9:00am
Cass County Board: County nets almost 90K from online auction
November 22, 2017 - 8:30am
Christmas for Vets to honor veterans with wreaths on graves
November 22, 2017 - 3:30am
November 21, 2017
Project grants will be made for proposals from 501(c)3 organizations. To apply, go to and click "Resources & Links" to get grant guidelines and application. Screen grab from Pine River Watershed Alliance website.
Grant funds available for water preservation projects
November 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
Sarah Small, senior management consultant for the Minnesota Office of Management and Budget, facilitates a public information session on ditch mowing Monday at the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Baxter office as Assistant MnDOT Commissioner for Engineering Services Nancy Daubenberger, left, and Cori Calhoun, division business manager, look on. Zach Kayser / Brainerd Dispatch
MnDOT details ditch mowing rule
November 21, 2017 - 7:00am
Crosslake: School board learns about ENVoY training, hears board election results
November 21, 2017 - 6:00am
According to the highway department, County Road 115 is a highly dense residential area with many lots less than an acre, and "years of increasing traffic volumes, inadequate drainage, and inconsistent roadway maintenance" have left County Road 115 "in very poor condition." / Google maps
County Road 115 open house scheduled in Nisswa
November 21, 2017 - 5:00am