Posted on: June 19, 2017

County Auditor/Treasurer, Fran Windschitl Announces Retirement, County Board Considers Appointment

Auditor/Treasurer Fran Windschitl, CPA has announced his retirement effective September 30, 2017.  Windschitl’s career at Rice County spanned 26 years with the last almost 19 years as the elected Auditor/Treasurer.  Windschitl ...

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Auditor/Treasurer

Posted on: May 12, 2017

Rice County Joins Governor Dayton in Promoting Clean Drain Dry Day

Clean Drain Dry

Governor Mark Dayton, in an effort to protect Minnesota’s outdoor heritage, has proclaimed May 13, 2017, Clean Drain Dry Day in Minnesota. With over 1.6 million anglers and boaters hitting the water this weekend for the Minnesota Fishing Opener ...

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Environmental Services

Posted on: April 5, 2017

2017 Road Construction Season

The Rice County Highway Department’s construction season is scheduled to begin on or about April 17, 2017, weather permitting.  This year’s projects include the following:

  • Culvert Replacements & Rehabilitation on CSAH No. 1...
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Highway

Posted on: July 5, 2017

FREE Living Well with Chronic Conditions Classes Starting Soon in Faribault Sign-up Deadline July 24

Rice County Public Health, Allina Health and Faribault Senior Center are teaming up to offer Living Well with Chronic Conditions in Faribault for interested community members. These evidence based programs help people with chronic conditions live healthie...

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Public Health