Cass County News


06/24/2018 07:23 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Faith in Action volunteers gather for luncheon7 hours ago 

Submitted Photo Cass County Deputy Eric Lueth discuses personal safety and being a good neighbor at the 2018 Faith in Action volunteer luncheon May 16. Submitted Photo Margie Ryan talks about personal bias and judgement at the 2018 Faith in Action volunteer luncheon May 16. "Off to the Races" was the theme for the luncheon in Hackensack, where more ... (more)


06/20/2018 02:51 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Cass County authorities recover body from lake 

The Cass County Sheriff's Office recovered the body of a 76-year-old man Monday, June 18, on Upper Menton Lake in Salem Township near Remer. The sheriff's office received a report of a possible drowning at 6:27 p.m. When deputies and responders arrived they were able to recover the body of the man.


06/19/2018 12:22 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Hazardous waste disposal available June 21 in Lake Shore4 hours ago 

Cass County residents can dispose household hazardous waste at Lake Shore City Hall from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, June 21. Accepted waste products are: paint and paint products, adhesives, mercury products, corrosives, pesticides, oven cleaners, cleaning products, old gasoline, automotive products , electronics, fluorescent bulbs and batteries.


06/19/2018 03:00 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Sheriff's Corner: The rules on permits to carry handguns 

Our office was recently forwarded an email titled "Concealed Carry - Legally Qualify for Free in under 30 minutes" by an organization titled U.S. Concealed Online. The email advertises online approval for a permit in any state in which you live or travel.


06/17/2018 10:57 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Uncharted: 8 lessons on foraging wild foods 

Echo Journal staff writer and wild foods enthusiast Travis Grimler holds a harvest of wild onions, also known as ramps. The North American species has a delicate taste akin to a leek.


06/14/2018 07:30 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pages from the Past - June 14, 20181 hour ago 

Whereas, the village of Pine River is signally honored be being named to host the Cass County Centennial Pageant on June 22 and 23 and it is of the utmost importortance that our village be decorated in the spirit in keeping with the centennial theme and that our forces must be mobiliezed to bring about the success of this enterprise.


06/13/2018 10:20 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Search continues for missing boater in Cass County4 min ago 

The Cass County Sheriff's Office continued to search for the man who went missing Tuesday, June 12, when a boat overturned on a Cass County lake.


06/13/2018 05:54 PM  ~~~Source~~~
James Corden Taking 'The Late Late Show' To London 

TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips here Contact WCCO-TV anchors and reporters Check out Good Question Send us your weather and news photos Get information on [] Man, 35, Dies In Western Wisconsin Crash A 35-year-old man died Wednesday morning after a collision at a western Wisconsin intersection.


06/11/2018 06:11 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Tyson Frozen Chicken Recalled Due To Possible Plastic Contamination 

Trump To Return To Minnesota For Rally In Duluth President Donald Trump is holding a rally next week in Duluth, and it'll be the first time he's visited the state since taking office. WASHINGTON, DC - More than 3,000 pounds of frozen breaded chicken products are being recalled because there might be Tyson Foods has issued a recall for about 3,120 pounds of "Uncooked, Breaded, Original Chicken Tenderloins" that were produced on May 17. The Source: At Least 2 Children Hurt In Police Chase Near Mpls.


06/11/2018 09:19 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Emilie Bohanon poses with her grand prize from the 2017 Faith in Action raffle. Submitted Photo 

Grand prize is a 2018 Sage Polaris Ranger 570 with a Karavan trailer. The machine and trailer will be on display at area businesses throughout the raffle period.


06/10/2018 01:00 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Cass County Man Dies After Being Severely Beaten 

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06/10/2018 01:00 PM  ~~~Source~~~
South Dakota Man Killed In Meeker County Motorcycle Crash 

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06/10/2018 01:00 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Rescue 12 Ducklings From Sewer In West St. Paul 

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06/10/2018 01:26 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Cass Lake Man Dies After Assault; Authorities Investigating 

Authorities in Cass Lake are investigating the death of a man that died after being sent to the hospital from an assault on Thursday night. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that at 11:56 the sheriff's office received a report of a serious assault victim that was brought to the Cass Lake Indian Health Services Hospital.


06/08/2018 11:45 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Household hazardous waste collection planned in Lake Shore32 min ago 

The household hazardous waste mobile collection for Cass County residents will be 1-4 p.m. June 21 at the Lake Shore Town Hall.