News Flash

Posted on: January 16, 2020

CSAH 1 Open House Scheduled

Open House for Construction Project

The public is invited to attend an open house on Wednesday, January 29 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. to discuss plans for the reconstruction of County State Aid Highway 1 (Sherman Street). The project is located from the west of Good Thunder city limits to the i...

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County News
Posted on: January 15, 2020

2020 Elections Kick-Off

Presidential Nomination Primary

Absentee ballots for the March 3 Presidential Nomination Primary (PNP) Election will be available starting January 17. Voters can apply to have a ballot mailed to them by visiting or by requesting one from the County. Voters can also vote ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

We Need Your Input

Blue Earth County Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan

Blue Earth County has completed an updated draft of the of the County's Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan (MHMP) as required by the Federal Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 (DMA 2000). Local jurisdictions are required to update the plan every five years to rema...

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County News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Attempted Robbery

News Flash from the Sheriff's Office

On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 deputies were dispatched to the apartment building at 741 Chapel Street in Good Thunder. A thirty-five-year-old male reported meeting a female online the day before and arranging an in-person meeting with her at the apartment...

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County News
Posted on: December 31, 2019

Mankato Library Location Expands Hours

Expanded Hours Beginning January 2

The Blue Earth County Library in Mankato will be expanding its hours beginning Thursday, January 2, 2020. Library hours will now be:

  • Monday – Thursday, 10am – 8pm
  • Friday, 10am – 6pm
  • Saturday, 10am – 4pm

The expanded hou...

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County News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Dispose Your Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste Facility

The Blue Earth County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility, located at 651 Summit Avenue in Mankato, is taking winter appointments for Blue Earth County residents only. Appointments will be available beginning on Tuesday, December 3 for county residen...

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