1. Media Release

    Aggravated Robbery in Rural Lewisville

    On May 28, 2020 deputies responded to a home invasion at a rural Lewisville residence in Blue Earth County. Read on...
  2. Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force Handcuffs

    Counterfeit Pills Cause of Three Overdose Victims

    The Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force was contacted to respond to the scene and assist with identifying the substance responsible for the overdose and the source of that substance. Read on...
  3. Mental Health Center

    We're Committed to Your Mental Health

    Blue Earth County is recognizing Mental Health Awareness Month by reminding the community that mental health services continue to be available despite the closure of buildings to walk-in traffic. Read on...
  4. License Center Appointments

    Make Your Appointment

    In-person License Center services are available BY APPOINTMENT for Driver's License and ID cards, motor vehicle registration and transfers, vital records and more. Read on...
  5. County Road 10 Closed

    County Road 10 Road Closure

    County Road 10 between the Blue Earth River and County Road 1, in Vernon Center and Lyra Townships, will be closed for reconstruction beginning Tuesday, May 26. Read on...
  6. Sherman Street Closed

    Sherman Street Closure in Good Thunder

    County Road 1 (Sherman St.) between the west city limits and Ewing St. in Good Thunder will be closed for reconstruction beginning Tuesday, May 26. Read on...
  7. Imagine Your Story Summer Reading Program Logo

    Summer Reading Program

    The 2020 Summer Reading Program is going virtual! Beginning May 18, children and adults can earn prizes for reading and can enjoy online programs through the Blue Earth County Libraries. Read on...
  8. Candidate Filing May 19 - June 2

    Changes to Filing Process

    Candidate filings begin Tuesday, May 19 at 8 a.m. and will run through Tuesday, June 2 at 5 p.m. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Blue Earth County is providing flexibility for candidates to file. Read on...
  9. Contactless Pickup

    Library Offers Contactless Pickup

    Beginning Monday, May 4, the Mankato location of the Blue Earth County Library System will begin providing contactless pick up for library materials. Read on...
  10. MN Farm and Rural Helpline Graphic

    Resources for Farmers

    While farmers are maintaining their equipment, it's critical they also take care of their health. Now more than ever we need all our farmers and their families to stay well. Read on...
  11. Donate PPE

    PPE Donations Accepted

    Beginning 9 a.m., Monday (April 13), donations of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) may be brought to the Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza. Read on...
  12. COVID19

    COVID-19 Information

    Blue Earth County is working closely with MDH and other local partners to respond to COVID-19. Get information, prevention tips, and links to resources on our COVID-19 information page. Read on...
  13. All Blue Earth County Library Locations closed.

    Library Taking Precautions

    All Blue Earth County Library locations will be closed beginning Monday at 5 p.m. until March 27. Read on...
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