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County Information

Cass County was created on September 1, 1851 by the legislature of the Minnesota Territory from portions of Dakota, Mahkatah, Pembina and Wahnata Counties. It was not formally organized until 1897.

The county was named in honor of Lewis Cass, of Michigan, who was territorial governor, U.S. senator, secretary of war and secretary of state
A portion of the Leech Lake Indian Reservation is in the county.
Its county seat is Walker.

Townships: Cities
 Ansel Township
Barclay Township
Becker Township
Beulah Township
Birch Lake Township
Blind Lake Township
Boy Lake Township
Boy River Township
Bull Moose Township
Bungo Township
Byron Township
Crooked Lake Township
Deerfield Township
Fairview Township
Gould Township
Hiram Township
Home Brook Township
Inguadona Township
Kego Township
Leech Lake Township
Lima Township
Loon Lake Township
Maple Township
May Township
McKinley Township

  Meadow Brook Township
Moose Lake Township
Otter Tail Peninsula Township
Pike Bay Township
Pine Lake Township
Pine River Township
Ponto Lake Township
Poplar Township
Powers Township
Remer Township
Rogers Township
Salem Township
Shingobee Township
Slater Township
Smoky Hollow Township
Sylvan Township
Thunder Lake Township
Torrey Township
Trelipe Township
Turtle Lake Township
Wabedo Township
Walden Township
Wilkinson Township
Wilson Township
Woodrow Township

 Backus
Bena
Boy River
Cass Lake
Chickamaw Beach
East Gull Lake
Federal Dam
Hackensack
Lake Shore
Longville
Motley (part)
Pillager
Pine River
Remer
Walker

Unorganized
Wahnena
North Cass
North Central Cass
East Cass


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Website Updates:

JANUARY 2015
MARRIAGES: Willcuts-McCormic
NEWS: (community) 1912-State Farm News, 1912-Old Settlers Assoc, 1912-Backup Land Show
NEWS: (visit) Eugene Rouse
NEWS: (people) Mrs. Mary Armstrong
NEWS: (business) Robert Bettner
CHURCHES: 1912-Backus to Host Church Workers

DECEMBER 2014
OBIT: William Carl "Bill" Palmer Contributed by Kathryn Todd, transcribed by Wayne Hinton.

OCTOBER 2014
OBIT: Sam St. Pierre
OBIT: Neal Trolson submitted by Stephen Hamilton
NEWS-MARRIAGE: Rouse-Bell

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Morrison Co (south)
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