Posted on: April 12, 2021
RICE COUNTY — Severe Weather Awareness Week takes place April 12-16 this year, with the statewide tornado drills on Thursday, April 15.
Historically, early springtime is “flood season” in our state — but in 1998 it was only late March when violen...Read on...
Posted on: April 4, 2021
April 4, 2021
Because of some dry vegetation and a low relative humidit...Read on...
Posted on: March 11, 2021
The Rice County Deputy Sheriff’s Association received a Memorial Donation from the family of retired Rice County Sheriff Dave Schweisthal. We are currently accepting applications for two (2) $500 Law Enforcement Scholarships to be awarded for t...Read on...
Posted on: November 25, 2020
Effective Monday, November 30th, 2020, the Rice County Courthouse is closed due to recent surge of new cases of COVID-19 and increasing concerns for public health.
Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea issued an Order Governing the Continuing ...Read on...
Posted on: November 16, 2020
Rice County Sheriff’s Office (public) Finger Printing hours are Tuesdays from 2:00pm-4:00pm and Thursdays from 9:00am-11:00am. The amount is $25.00 * CASH ONLY* We will not provide change.
At this time w...Read on...