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Itasca County, Minnesota
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County Information
Named after Lake Itasca

The county (originally much larger) was first formed October 27, 1849, upon the creation of Minnesota Territory, from the Minnesota portion of La Pointe County, Wisconsin.

The county is the third largest in the state

County Seat
Grand Rapids

Portions of the Bois Forte and Leech Lake Indian reservations are in the county

Townships

Cities

Alvwood Township
Arbo Township
Ardenhurst Township
Balsam Township
Bearville Township
Bigfork Township
Blackberry Township
Bowstring Township
Carpenter Township
Deer River Township
Feeley Township
Good Hope Township
Goodland Township
Grand Rapids Township
Grattan Township
Greenway Township
Harris Township
Iron Range Township
Kinghurst Township
Lake Jessie Township
Lawrence Township

Liberty Township
Lone Pine Township
Marcell Township
Max Township
Moose Park Township
Morse Township
Nashwauk Township
Nore Township
Oteneagen Township
Pomroy Township
Sago Township
Sand Lake Township
Spang Township
Splithand Township
Stokes Township
Third River Township
Trout Lake Township
Wabana Township
Wawina Township
Wildwood Township
Wirt Township

Bigfork
Bovey
Calumet
Cohasset
Coleraine
Deer River
Effie
Grand Rapids
Keewatin
La Prairie
Marble
Nashwauk
Squaw Lake
Taconite
Warba
Zemple

Unorganized
Bowstring Lake
Bowstring
Northeast Itasca
Deer Lake
Little Sand Lake




 Online Data

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Family Bibles

Miscellaneous Data

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:

OCTOBER 2014
SCHOOLS : News, 1914 Closing Program, 1914 New School Building
TOWNS: Warba 1912 July 4 Celebration, Warba 1912 New RR Depot

Prior Updates




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Cass County (southwest)
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