BACKUS - Cass County Land Department has successfully cut some routine expenses such as postage and phone service, but other costs such as electric and capital outlay for equipment and fixtures have risen.
BACKUS — Cass County Health, Human and Veterans Services (HHVS) converted to electronic records in 2013, moved more employees closer to the public and cross-trained social services and public health employees so they can take applications for either service.
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BACKUS - Cheryal Lee Hills, Region 5 Development Commission director, reported on some of the work the region has been doing.
She said the region paid off the balance of a 2006 loan in March this year. The region currently has six full-time staff.
WALKER - Cass County Board Tuesday promoted resource manager Kevin Dahlman to assistant land commissioner, effective March 31.
The county had advertised the position, then reviewed applications before deciding to promote from within the department.
WALKER - Sheriff Tom Burch reported Tuesday Minnesota Department of Corrections (DOC) biennial inspection of the county's jail at Walker showed 100 percent compliance with mandatory operating guidelines and 96.
WALKER - Cass County Board Tuesday approved amendments to the Subsurface Sewage Treatment System Ordinance.
The board and planning commission conducted a series of public hearings prior to the adoption. The revised ordinance will take effect May 1.