Recent News

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November 05, 2015 Rice County Launches Comprehensive Plan Update: Community Forum Dates Announced Planning & Zoning
May 16, 2016 Rice County Joins Governor Dayton in Promoting Clean. Drain. Dry. Day Planning & Zoning
February 18, 2016 2016 Southeastern Minnesota Feedlot Operator Workshops Planning & Zoning
March 24, 2015 Rice County Offers Aquatic Invasive Species Volunteer Training Planning & Zoning
June 16, 2015 Rice County Well Sealing Cost-Share Funds Remain Available Planning & Zoning
July 19, 2016 Rice County Launches Comprehensive Plan Citizen Survey Planning & Zoning
October 02, 2014 Rice County in Partnership with City of Faribault Awarded Clean Water Funds for Twin Lakes Stormwater Retrofit Project Planning & Zoning
August 18, 2015 Rice County Water Plan Update Public Hearing Planning & Zoning
August 16, 2016 Living Well with Chronic Conditions Classes Starting Soon in Northfield and Faribault Public Health
May 17, 2016 MDH News Release: Drug Overdose Deaths Continued to Rise in 2015 Public Health
August 11, 2016 August is National Immunization Awareness Month Public Health
June 20, 2016 MDH News Release: Health Officials Warn of Disease Risk from Handling Newly Hatched Poultry Public Health
April 29, 2016 Rice County Tobacco Free Grounds Policy Takes Effect May 1st Public Health
July 21, 2016 MDH News Release: Smoke-Free Public Housing Helps Minnesota Cut Secondhand Smoke Exposure by Nearly Half (07/21/2016) Public Health
June 09, 2016 Summer Heat Safety Public Health
June 27, 2016 MDH News Release: Testing & Treatment are as Important as Prevention to Stop Spread of HIV Public Health
July 19, 2016 MDH News Release: Extreme Heat (07/19/2016) Public Health
September 15, 2015 Rice County Now Using Electronic Recording Through Simplifile Recorder
April 19, 2016 Suspicious Package at Rice County Government Services Building Sheriff
February 19, 2016 Sheriff Urges Public to Use Caution on Area Waterways Sheriff
April 06, 2016 Severe Weather Awareness Week: April 11-15, 2016 Sheriff
April 18, 2016 Rice County Burning Ban - LIFTED Sheriff
October 02, 2015 Rice & Steele Counties Upgrade Their Emergency Alert System Sheriff
August 19, 2016 Emergency No-wake Zone for Certain Rice County Lakes (UPDATED 8/22/16) Sheriff
December 14, 2015 New Foster Care Homes Needed in Rice County Social Services