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 - Auditor-Treasurer Sharon Anderson and Commissioners Bob Kangas and Neal Gaalswyk will form a committee to develop a proposal for Cass County Board to consider as a plan to clean County Ditch 9.
BACKUS - A delegation of veterans appeared before the Cass County Board Tuesday for a second time this month and vowed to return to each board meeting until the county again has a fully qualified veterans service officer.
HACKENSACK - Hackensack Area First Response will conduct a reunion of team members and other area emergency services personnel they worked with through the last 35 years April 27, followed by an open house for the public at Hackensack Fire Hall.
HACKENSACK - Hackensack's new fire chief and assistant chief bring plenty of experience into their new roles.
Chief Tony Peterson represents the middle generation of three generations of fire department volunteering.
WALKER - Cass County Health, Human and Veterans Services (HHVS) has undertaken a countywide outreach in the last year.
It now offers most of the same services in an office at the land department building in Backus as at the main office in Walker.