1. VOTE for website and social media

    General Election: Less Than a Week until Election Day

    The November 3 General Elections is a week away. Blue Earth County still has nearly 5,500 mail-in ballots that have not been returned. Voters are reminded to return their ballots as soon as possible. Read on...
  2. VOTE for website and social media

    Additional Early Voting Option for Blue Earth County Voters

    Beginning Tuesday, October 27, Blue Earth County residents will have an additional early voting option for the November 3 general election. Read on...
  3. HWY 14 CR 56

    Public Input Sought on Proposed Intersection Improvements to Hwy 14/County Road 56 in Eagle Lake

    MnDOT, Blue Earth County, and the City of Eagle Lake are partnering on a project, tentatively scheduled for 2022, to improve safety at the Hwy 14/CR 56 intersection. Read on...
  4. Emergency Assistance-01

    Blue Earth County’s Emergency Assistance Rent/Mortgage Program

    Blue Earth County has an Emergency Assistance Program to assist with rent/mortgage and utility expenses in these instances to help individuals provide for themselves and their families during this uncertainty. Read on...
  5. Community Resource Grant

    Community Resource Grant Opportunity

    Blue Earth County recognizes the important role certain community support organizations play in providing needed services for Blue Earth County residents, particularly in times of economic distress. Read on...
  6. test your speed

    MN Rural Broadband Coalition Launches Statewide Speed Test Initiative

    An opportunity for citizens to test their broadband speed. Read on...
  7. Covid 19 Distance Learning Support Grant (003)

    COVID-19 K-12 Distance Learning Support Grant Available to Minnesota Veterans

    Minnesota Veterans may be eligible for a one-time grant in the amount of $3,000 in order to mitigate negative financial impact of their school district implementing a distance or hybrid learning plan. Read on...
  8. FLU 2020 - FIGHT THE FLU

    Blue Earth County Encourages Flu Vaccine as a Way to Stay Healthy During Pandemic

    Blue Earth County Public Health encourages residents to get the flu vaccine as the best way to avoid contracting influenza, especially since flu symptoms are similar to those of COVID-19. Read on...
  9. HHWasteClosing2020

    Season Ending Soon for Household Hazardous Waste Facility and Product Reuse Center

    The Blue Earth County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility and Product Reuse Center are closing for the regular season at the end of October. Read on...
  10. Library Card Sign Up Month

    October is Library Card Sign-up Month

    The Blue Earth County Library is joining with the American Library Association (ALA) to remind parents, caregivers, and students that signing up for a library card is the first step on the path to academic achievement and lifelong learning. Read on...
  11. Booth Opening Soon

    Additional Early Voting Options for Blue Earth County Voters

    With over 17,000 ballots already requested for the Statewide General Election to be held November 3, many Blue Earth County residents are voting early. Read on...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
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