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.
BACKUS - Pillager Mayor Gary Greenheck appealed unsuccessfully to the Cass County Board Tuesday.
He asked permission for the city to buy 30 tax forfeited lots in the Crossing development in that city for unpaid taxes rather than market value.
WALKER - Cass County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) has obtained a $5,000 grant from Minnesota DNR and has pledge $5,000 in SWCD funds to begin implementing the county's aquatic invasive species plan.
The county adopted that plan Nov.