Posted on: August 8, 2017

Notice of Public Sale of Tax-Forfeited Lands

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the parcels of land described in the List of Tax-Forfeited Land #2017-01, that is contained herein, shall be sold to the highest bidder at public sale.  The parcels of tax-forfeited land listed on the List of ...

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List of Tax-Forfeited Land #2017-01 Auditor/Treasurer
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: 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: August 7, 2017

Breastfeeding Support in the Workplace Benefits Employers, Moms & Babies

Become designated as a breastfeeding friendly workplace!

Rice County Public Health and Rice County WIC strongly support breastfeeding.  We know that breastfeeding is important for both mother and baby.

More than 80 percent of new mothers participat...

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Public Health
Posted on: August 1, 2017

August is National Immunization Awareness Month Send Your Children Back to School Protected

Getting your child vaccinated according to the recommended immunization schedule is one of the most important things parents can do to help protect their health. Whether it’s a baby attending childcare, a toddler going to preschool, or a student heading b...

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Public Health

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Public Feedback & Participation Invited for Rice County 2018 Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

The Rice County Office of Emergency Management is currently working with the University of Minnesota Duluth – Geospatial Analysis Center (GAC) to prepare an update of the County’s 2012 “Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan” (MHMP).  The plan is a require...

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Sheriff