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Posted on: April 12, 2021

MINNESOTA SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK APRIL 12-16, 2021

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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...

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Posted on: April 4, 2021

Notice of Restricted Outdoor Burning – Rice County

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April 4, 2021

                           

Because of some dry vegetation and a low relative humidit...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Rice County Law Enforcement Scolarship

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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...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Rice County Courthouse Closed

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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 ...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Rice County Sheriff’s Office Civil (public) finger printing hours

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  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...

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