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If you like hunting, fishing and having your children in a small, caring school district, Cass County is the place for you! There are 11 growing and active cities in Cass County -- a workforce for you with the right values and integrity to help your business grow and prosper. Cass County is truly "Minnesota Nice!"

Northern Communities include:

Walker: Leading manufacturing businesses in this community are CavCom, Inc., Wilkening Fireplace, Inc. and Next Innovations, LTD. This city also includes two clinics, assisted living options, First National Bank of Walker, Bank Forward and as the county seat, is home to the Cass County Government Center. Map PDF

Cass Lake: This community is home to Cass Forest Products and many fine resorts and retail stores such as Teals Super Value and Cass Lake Building Supply. Map PDF

Remer: Remer Cut Stock Lumber is a leading manufacturer in Remer. This community is also home to Woodland Bank, Essentia Healthcare Clinic, Crosby Eye Care, many fine churches and Northland School District #118. Map PDF

Longville: The city of Longville is world renowned for its beautiful vacation options. It is home to Longville Lakes Marine, Cuyuna Lakes Clinic and two bank branches. Map PDF

Central Communities include:

Hackensack: The community of Hackensack is home to Bear Pause Theatre, Essentia Healthcare Clinic, Mann Lake Supply, LTD., Hackensack Sr. Class and many fine churches. Ten Mile Lake and 126 other lakes are in a 10-mile radius of Hackensack. Map PDF

Backus: Scamp Trailers are manufactured and sold at the headquarters of Eveland’s, Inc. of Backus, MN. Other amenities of Backus include a senior center and the Backus Corner Store and Sport Shop on the corner of County Road #87 and State Highway #371. Map PDF

Pine River: Established manufacturing businesses already in Pine RIver are: Trussworthy Components, Inc., Universal Templates, Down to Earth Furniture and Hunt Utilities Group (HUG), although there is room for more. The Paul Bunyan Trail, Pine River State Bank, Good Samaritan Home are other fine features of Pine River. Map PDF

Southern Communities include:

Pillager: This community is home to Manion Truss, the Shante Coffee Shop, Riverside Assisted Living, two clinics and the Pillager K-12 School District #116. Map PDF

City of Lake Shore: The beautiful city of Lake Shore is well known for its premier housing and resorts along beautiful Gull Lake. Map PDF

City of East Gull Lake: This community located on the southern shores of attractive Gull Lake in southern Cass County. East Gull Lake is home to three nationally-known resorts – Madden’s on Gull Lake, Cragun’s Resort & Hotel on Gull Lake and Kavanaugh’s Sylvan Lake Resort. Map PDF


"The EDC knew just who to call and they did it!”
- Steven C. Olson, Chase on the Lake
Trussworthy Components, Inc.
Owner Craig Anderson invested $943,000 to construct a new facility for his business. The EDC coordinated the financing and the JOBZ designation plus a $167,000 grant for the industrial park infrastructure.
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Cass County
Economic Development Corporation

303 Minnesota Avenue West
P.O. Box 1606
Walker, MN  56484
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