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Police Blotter - June 21, 2018
Pine River-Backus School District: Board approves preliminary budget
Breezy Point: Council approves TIF district for North Star Center development
PL teachers learn diversity through SEED Program
Heat, power outage affecting those waiting for Trump in Duluth
Trap shooting: Ebnet leads team at state meet
PL anglers head to state muskie tournament
Boys golf: Raph takes fourth in state
PL 9th grade team first in Mid-State
Patriot anglers qualify for national event
Arron R. Stoen
Iris Straburg Roberts
Barb (Auersbach) Zempel
Walter A. Lund
Faith: What I learned from 30 days without food
Fathers know best - sometimes (maybe)
Card games: June 4-8, 2018
Pets of the week
Senior Menus: June 18-22, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Northland economics
Letter to the Editor: PUC should approve Line 3 project
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't let the rain get you down
Letter to the Editor: Find a better loon center location
The Last Windrow: Good luck to recent grads
letters to the editor
Births: June 16, 2018
Gary and Colleen Moser
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: June 3, 2018
April 6, 2018
Cass County Board: State agency offers help on watershed plans
WALKER—Chris Pence and Jeff Hrubes, Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources, met with Cass County commissioners Tuesday to offer their assistance when the county is ready to implement two One Watershed One Plan projects. One is in the planning stages with Crow Wing County...
April 6, 2018 - 5:30am
April 5, 2018
Cass County Board: Leech Lake Tribe presents framed memorandum as gift to county board
WALKER—Faron Jackson Sr., Leech Lake Tribal Council chair, presented to the Cass County Board Tuesday a framed copy of the Memorandum of...
April 5, 2018 - 5:00am
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 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
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
November 17, 2017
Former Crow Wing County Sheriff Dick Ross dies
Dick Ross, who dedicated 42 years of his life to law enforcement, including 12 as the Crow Wing County sheriff, died Wednesday night at St. Cloud...
November 17, 2017 - 8:54am
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
March 27, 2017
Library system: Kitchigami board halts Hallett library inclusion
PINE RIVER—Inclusion of the Crosby library into the Kitchigami system stalled Thursday after board members voiced concerns over financial...
March 27, 2017 - 10:44am
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
September 3, 2016
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
May 24, 2016
Cass County: Board approves steps for CSAH 77 project in Lake Shore
Cass County Engineer David Enblom obtained county board approval Tuesday, May 17, to begin right-of-way acquisition for the repaving project planned for County State Aid Highway 77 through Lake Shore in 2017. In conjunction with the county road project, the city of Lake Shore plans...
May 24, 2016 - 3:24pm
November 13, 2014
Cass County: Burch secures another term as sheriff
A tense race between incumbent Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch and opponent Wayne Tennis, who is Walker's police chief, culminated in a victory for Burch on Tuesday, Nov. 4. Burch secured 7,655 votes to Tennis' 3,817 votes. There were 28 write-in votes. "It's certainly an honor...
November 13, 2014 - 2:11pm