1. Paper shredding

    Special Document Shredding Event Scheduled for April 8: Free for Residents and Small Businesses

    Blue Earth County is hosting a special Document Shredding Event for Blue Earth County residents and small businesses. The event will take place on Saturday, April 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Blue Earth County Recycling Center. Read on...
  2. Blue Earth County Meets with Tim Walz

    Blue Earth County Participates in NACo's Legislative Conference & Hill Visits

    Along with conference workshops, sessions and events, Commissioners specifically heard from the Minnesota delegation and took part in individual meetings with Congressman Tim Walz, Senator Amy Klobuchar and with staff part of Senator Al Franken’s Office. Read on...
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    County Attorney’s Office and Mayo Clinic Health System Receive Child Advocacy Center Grant

    The Minnesota Office of Justice Programs (OJP) recently awarded a $165,000 grant in support of a child advocacy center that will serve abused children and their families throughout southern Minnesota. Read on...
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    Blue Earth County Working with Minnesota Housing to Provide Affordable First-time Homebuyer Loans

    Minnesota Housing announced that $56.6 million is available to provide affordable mortgages to first-time homebuyers through a collaboration with Minnesota cities and counties, including $1,039,419.99 in allocations for Blue Earth County. Read on...
  5. Veteran Benefits

    New Disability Benefits Proposed for Camp Lejeune Veterans

    The US Department of Veterans Affairs recently announced new benefit eligibility proposed for Camp Lejeune Veterans. Disability benefits will be granted for eight diseases for any Active Duty, Reserve or National Guard personnel. Read on...
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    Eligible Voters Can Now Register to Vote When They Electronically File Their Taxes

    Minnesota taxpayers who need to register to vote or update their voter registration can now do so when they file their income taxes electronically. Read on...
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