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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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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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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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Use Caution When Doing Spring Clean-Up

Caution of Plastic Bottles

As you begin your spring clean-up, the Rice County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public to be cautious. Especially in cleaning ditches and along roadways such as the Adopt-a-Highway Program, use caution if you see plastic beverage bottles with...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week

APRIL 17-21, 2017 

Tornado Drill Day – Thursday April 20

Are You Ready for Severe Weather?

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