FEDERAL DAM - Cass County will offer six one-day household hazardous waste collection sites this summer. They include: June 17 - 1 to 4 p.m. at county highway garage in Walker. June 25 - 1 to 4 p.m. at East Gull Lake Town Hall. July 22 - noon to 4 p.
FEDERAL DAM - Jeri Seegmiller, health services team leader, and Lori Muller, social services team leader, reported Tuesday to Cass County commissioners on the success they've had switching to a joint intake system.
FEDERAL DAM - Largely due to the sale in 2012 of $750,175 worth of county administered non-conservation land, Cass' 2012 income from land and timber sales was higher than in recent years.
FEDERAL DAM - Cass County Board Tuesday approved preliminary work on a continuity of operations plan for the county. Cass County Emergency Services Director Kerry Swenson told the board he expects to complete the plan by Jan. 1, 2014.
By MONICA LUNDQUIST BACKUS - Cass County Board authorized Central Services Director Tim Richardson to seek quotes to begin installing several courthouse...
WALKER - Nineteen people applied for the veterans service officer and assistant veterans service officer positions Cass County advertised.
WALKER - Cass County Board voted Tuesday to seek state mediation and to hire Tom Fitzpatrick as legal counsel to represent the county in the mediation.
WALKER - Cass County will offer 18 non-conservation land parcels for sale at a 9 a.m. June 29 auction at the courthouse in Walker. One commercial city lot in Pine River will see the appraised price lowered from $8,500 to $6,000.
WALKER - Two-thirds of Cass County's employee retirement program is under the direction of Congress and the Minnesota Legislature. The county controls only a retirement insurance program available to some employees. The county employs about 260 people.
BACKUS - Environmental Services Director (ESD) John Ringle reported permits for new construction are down about 50 percent the first three months this year, compared with 2012.
Brainerd Dispatch ©2011. All Rights Reserved.