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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River: Council makes final airport payment
Sunday storm has potential for significant snowfall
Crow Wing County looks to acquire Pequot Lakes fire tower
Pillager crash injures 3
Fire destroys Nisswa business
A unique contraption for the ice angler
Boys basketball: JV Patriots remain unbeaten
The not so 'big bad wolf:' Animal killed in central Minn. weighs less than originally estimated
Alpine Ski: McGuire takes 10th at Giants Ridge
Dance: Revolution second at C-I, Team takes 5ith in jazz, 8th in kick at Rocori
Dennis Winford Christian
Margie Ellen Daly
Alice L. Hallgren
DeLores E. Arrigoni
Herbert C. Swedin
Women's health, wellness event scheduled in Brainerd
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
3 things for better health - Jan. 15
Pick a sustainable plan to weight-loss and better health
Want to avoid long term chronic diseases & have a healthier lifestyle?
From the Left Hand Corner: Will it ever end?
Letter to the Editor: Trump's wall of racism
Cracker Barrel: An amazing place
Letter to the editor: 'Fire and Fury' tells inside story of Oval Office in chaos
Up North with Leroy - Jan. 16
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
cass county board
July 31, 2017
Fairview Township: County will contribute funds to trail project
Fairview Township moved one step closer Tuesday, July 18, toward building a recreational trail to connect a trail in East Gull Lake with a trail under construction this year in Lake Shore. The Cass County Board approved contributing $180,000 toward design and engineering.
July 31, 2017 - 9:30am
July 15, 2017
Work on CSAH 77 could begin soon
Work could begin in about a week to rebuild and repave Cass County State Aid Highway 77 in Lake Shore. Cass County commissioners on Thursday,...
July 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 20, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners authorize bat study in Hackensack, Remer
BACKUS—Cass County commissioners authorized a six-person research team to study on county managed land where and in what type of trees...
April 20, 2017 - 1:21pm
January 4, 2017
Cass County Board: Further changes to guest cottage zoning ordinances proposed
WALKER—Cass County's recent zoning ordinance revision on guest cottages and guest quarters already has presented some problems, Environmental Services Director John Ringle reported Tuesday to the county board. He proposed and the county board proceeded with calling for hearings...
January 4, 2017 - 2:23pm
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
Cass County Board: Out-of-home placement program to be reviewed
WALKER—Probation Director Jim Schneider obtained Cass County Board approval Tuesday for the county to participate in a Minnesota Office of Justice Program's review of how county members of Northwest Minnesota Juvenile Center at Bemidji decide where to place children outside...
January 4, 2017 - 2:19pm
January 2, 2017
Cass County: Board sets final levy, budget
The Cass County Board set a final 2017 levy and budget and approved 2017 salaries for all employees except those in three of the six union bargaining units. The county 2017 budget calls for $59,152,375 in revenues and $58,913,054 in expenditures. There is no contingency fund planned....
January 2, 2017 - 10:19am
November 9, 2016
Cass County: County's 2017 tax levy increase drops
Cass County now is looking at a 3.51 percent levy increase for 2017, down from the 4.9 percent higher preliminary levy the county board approved in September. The lower increase was made possible by the receipt of more grants for 2017 than originally confirmed, the wage savings for...
November 9, 2016 - 12:40pm
October 6, 2016
Cass County Board: Commissioners tour Pine River highway garage
Cass County commissioners recently toured the new county highway satellite garage at Pine River. The garage will be ready to occupy in mid-October....
October 6, 2016 - 9:13am
October 5, 2016
Cass County participates in National 4-H Week
Cass County commissioners voted last month to participate in the Oct. 2-8 National 4-H Week. They also toured the county's 4-H offices at Pine River. The 4-H offices are located at the back of the U.S. Post Office building in that city. The 4-H program is an extension of the University...
October 5, 2016 - 4:27pm
September 22, 2016
Cass County: Commissioners set preliminary levy of $21.5 million
The Cass County Board on Tuesday, Sept. 6, adopted a 2017 preliminary levy of $21,556,545, or 4.81 percent more than the 2016 levy. The county's tax rate would rise from 31.423 this year to 32.716 in 2017. This would mean about $22 more county taxes for a $200,000 homeowner, said...
September 22, 2016 - 10:46am
September 3, 2016
Cass County: Commissioners name replacement for retiring engineer
Cass County commissioners Tuesday, Aug. 16, selected Darrick Anderson from among seven applicants to succeed retiring County Engineer David Enblom. Anderson will join the county no later than Nov. 21 and work with Enblom until Enblom officially retires in April 2017. In addition to...
September 3, 2016 - 9:57am
Cass County: Another emergency declaration for southern Cass in wake of severe storms
Cass County commissioners got a chance to see some of the massive logs piled by homes and roads in the Lake Shore area on their way to their regular board meeting Tuesday night, Aug. 16, at Lake Shore City Hall. For the second time in two weeks, the board approved a state of local...
September 3, 2016 - 9:43am
August 12, 2016
Cass County: County seeks state, federal disaster funds
The Cass County Board voted Tuesday, Aug. 2, to authorize chair Jeff Peterson to sign a resolution to declare the county in a state of emergency from the July 21 windstorm. That declaration will enable the county to seek state and federal disaster funds. Emergency Services Director...
August 12, 2016 - 8:45am
May 25, 2016
Cass County Board sets June 9 public hearing
Cass County Auditor-Treasurer Sharon Anderson updated the county board Tuesday, May 17, on some of the changes being made to the county capital improvement plan. There will be a public hearing on the plan at 9 a.m. during the June 9 regular board meeting at the courthouse in Walker....
May 25, 2016 - 10:06am