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September 7, 2016
Cass County Board: Commissioners set preliminary levy of $21.5 million; Levy would be an increase over 2016
WALKER—Cass County Board Tuesday 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, Josh Stevenson,...
September 7, 2016 - 1:27pm
September 6, 2016
Cass County Board: Commissioners express support for solid waste disposal facility
WALKER—Cass County Board adopted an addendum to the county's Solid Waste Plan to support a local or regional municipal solid waste disposal facility. The commissioners will send this addendum to Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. Currently, Cass garbage gets processed at the transfer...
September 6, 2016 - 9:56pm
One killed in Cass County crash Monday
BEMIDJI—A person was killed and several juveniles were injured in a one-vehicle crash early Monday in Cass County. The Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of the crash at 4:48 a.m. Monday on County Road 8 in Gould Township, south of Federal Dam.
September 6, 2016 - 4:13pm
August 23, 2016
Man gets nearly 20 years in prison in sexual conduct case
WALKER—A 43-year-old man was sentenced Monday to almost 20 years in prison in Cass County District Court for a criminal sexual conduct offense...
August 23, 2016 - 9:39am
August 22, 2016
UPDATED: Autopsy shows homicidal violence cause of Minnesota girl's death
BRAINERD, Minn. --A Saturday Amber Alert for a missing five-year-old Watkins girl turned into a homicide investigation within hours, after tips...
August 22, 2016 - 4:07pm
August 21, 2016
Missing 5-year-old girl found dead in Cass County; suspect in custody
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A 25-year-old man suspected of abducting and killing a family friend’s 5-year-old daughter Saturday is jailed in a central...
August 21, 2016 - 11:54am
August 15, 2016
Man injured in Cass County hatchet attack
BEMIDJI--An adult male was injured Saturday after an assault with a hatchet in Cass County, according to a release from the sheriff’s office. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an assault at about 12:58 a.m. Saturday. Officers arrived on the scene and found...
August 15, 2016 - 6:40pm
July 20, 2016
Cass Lake man dies in rollover
CASS LAKE—A 29-year-old Cass Lake man died early Wednesday when the vehicle he was driving left the roadway and rolled, according to the Cass County Sheriff's Office. The Sheriff's Office received a report of the crash at about 1:20 a.m. Wednesday and located the vehicle on...
July 20, 2016 - 9:51am
July 5, 2016
Cass Lake drive-by shooting injures one
CASS LAKE—A 26-year-old man was injured in a drive-by shooting in Cass Lake on Sunday according to the Cass County Sheriff's Office. The office was notified of the shooting at about 11:08 a.m. Sunday. Officers responded to the scene, and discovered that a gunshot victim, identified...
July 5, 2016 - 3:13pm
June 30, 2016
UPDATED: Person of interest charged with sexual assault, murder of Fargo woman
FARGO – With a bloody shirt linking a man to the homicide of a Fargo woman, prosecutors have charged him with sexually assaulting and murdering...
June 30, 2016 - 7:05pm
June 28, 2016
Man dies in rollover crash near Motley
MOTLEY, Minn. -- A Robbinsdale, Minn., man was killed Monday in rollover on Highway 64 two miles north of Motley, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. A 1999 Mercury Mystique driven by Terrance Peterson, 27, was travelling south on Highway 64 at 120th Street SW when it rolled over...
June 28, 2016 - 11:02am
June 25, 2016
Group home staff save resident from drowning on Pillager Lake (w/video)
PILLAGER—Quick action by staff members from a group home saved one of their developmentally disabled residents from drowning late Friday afternoon....
June 25, 2016 - 1:31pm
June 14, 2016
UPDATED: Lightning strike in Cass County sends angler to hospital
HACKENSACK--A 48-year-old man was in serious condition Monday after being struck by lightning Sunday morning while fishing on Baby Lake in rural Hackensack. The Cass County Sheriff's office was notified of the lightning strike at 10:38 a.m. When responders and medical personnel...
June 14, 2016 - 9:03am
April 18, 2016
Bemidji man killed when struck by vehicle on Highway 2 in Cass County
BEMIDJI -- A pedestrian was killed Sunday night when struck by a vehicle on U.S. Highway 2 east of Bemidji. The Minnesota State Police identified the victim as Dallas Boswell, 46, Bemidji. According to the report, Brenda Hanson, 55, Bemidji, was driving a 2001 Pontiac Montana westbound...
April 18, 2016 - 11:27am
Man killed in rollover near Hackensack
HACKENSACK -- A Robbinsdale, Minn., man was killed in a one-car rollover Saturday night near Hackensack. The Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report at 8:02 p.m. about the crash at County Road 5, near the intersection with County Road 46, east of Hackensack in Birch Lake Township....
April 18, 2016 - 10:59am