By MONICA LUNDQUIST
Cass County Correspondent
HACKENSACK - Hackensack aims to become the chainsaw capital of Minnesota by presenting two chainsaw carving events.
One will Labor Day weekend. The other will be Sept.
WALKER - Caroline McElfatrick, who plans to seek re-election from the newly formed House District 5B, introduced herself to the Cass County Board Tuesday.
She has been a first term state legislator from the former District 3B.
WALKER - Gail Leverson, Cass County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) director, said she now is getting a lot of calls from healthy businesses wanting to expand.
Though the county's unemployment rate remains higher at 7.
WALKER - Laura Hadrava, Cass County highway construction and design engineer, reported to the county board Tuesday that the department is on schedule to complete all planned road construction work this year.
WALKER — The public infrastructure damage tally for the July 2 wind and rain storm that hit Beltrami, Itasca and Cass Counties so far is not high enough to qualify for FEMA funding, Kerry Swenson, Cass County emergency services director, told Cass commissioners Tuesday.
Cass is one of several nort...
LAKE SHORE — The Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) is expected to rule in a week to 10 days whether Cass County can be added to the list of 13 Minnesota Counties already declared a disaster area from flooding rain and wind storms that have hit since May.
State officials will visit...
LAKE SHORE - Cass County Board awarded a highway construction contract Tuesday to low bidder of five, Tri City Paving of Little Falls, for $2,001,836.56.
The award is subject to Minnesota Department of Transportation approval.