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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Coming soon to a screen near you: Rice County board meetings

Closed captioned board meeting image

The Rice County Board of Commissioners is reaching out to a whole new audience.

Updated audio equipment installed earlier this year vastly improved the sound quality of board meeting recordings, allowing the county to add required closed captioning and mak...

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Boards give early OK to assistance for planned drug/alcohol treatment center

Joint meeting of RC Board/Faribault City Council

The Rice County Board of Commissioners have agreed in principle to help subsidize a drug and alcohol treatment center set to locate in Faribault.

Support for the $10 million inpatient and outpatient facility proposed by Midwest Recovery came during Tuesday...

Support for the $10 million inpatient and outpatie

Support for the $10 million inpatient and outpatie Economic Development
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Sheriff Thomas announces '22 Law Enforcement Scholarship Program

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Sept. 12, 2022For immediate release

Rice County Sheriff Jesse J. Thomas on Monday announced the 2022 Law Enforcement Scholarship Program.

The MSA Board of Directors has established a scholarship fund for the awarding of up to 20 $2,000-scholarships this yea...

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