Tag: Cass County

Cass County Sheriff’s

 On November 7, Cass county sheriff’s deputies responding to a 911 call regarding a hunting accident in Crooked Lake Township found a man who had fallen out of a tree stand. Cpr and other life-saving efforts were attempted, but the 65 year old centerville man was pronounced dead at the scene. He had been reported…
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November 16, 2022 0

Starry Stonewart found in Thunder Lake in Cass County

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the invasive algae starry stonewort in Thunder Lake, near Remer in Cass County.  DNR staff conducting a survey of algae in Thunder Lake found starry stonewort. Funding for this research was provided by the Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund as recommended by the Legislative-Citizen Commission…
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September 19, 2022 0

Starry stonewort confirmed in Bowen Lake in Cass County, Turtle River Lake in Beltrami County

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the invasive algae starry stonewort in Bowen Lake, near Backus in Cass County and in Turtle River Lake, near the city of Turtle River in Beltrami County.  DNR staff conducting an aquatic plant survey found starry stonewort in Bowen Lake. Beltrami County Environmental Services staff found starry…
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August 17, 2022 0

Preliminary Tax Levy Increase of 3.5% Approved for Cass County

Cass County approved a preliminary tax increase with its 2022 budget and levy work, but will be looking at ways to reduce that number before final adoption. After a lengthy discussion at the Tuesday county board meeting, the Cass County Commissioners approved a preliminary 2022 tax levy increase of 3.5% above the 2021 levy. The…
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September 12, 2021 0

Remains of Missing Person Found

RELEASE (6/24/21) Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on June 7th 2021 at 3:20 PM, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report that a survey crew had located human remains in a heavily wooded area of Blind Lake Township, rural Cass County, MN.  Deputies arrived on scene and learned that possible human remains…
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June 24, 2021 0

Bridge construction in Pine River starts May 24th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/18/21) (Pine River, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will be working on Highway 84 in Pine River to construct a new bridge in Cass County starting May 24th. Motorists travelling on Highway 84 will encounter the road closed between River Street and 5th Street, as crews will construct a…
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May 18, 2021 0

Cass County Set to Roll Out over $500,000 worth of Coronavirus Aid to Businesses

(WALKER, MN) — In December, the state of Minnesota passed new legislation for over $200 million in relief in the face of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic intended for businesses affected by the shutdown orders issued by Governor Tim Walz. To learn more about the relief at the county level, we spoke with Cass County administrator…
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January 7, 2021 0