News Flash

Posted on: February 13, 2020

Offices Closed for President's Day

County Offices closed for Presidents Day

County Offices, including the License Center and Library, will be closed Monday, February 17, 2020 in observance of President’s Day. 

Offices will re-open Tuesday at their normally scheduled times. 

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County News
Posted on: January 31, 2020

MN River Valley Drug Task Force Make Arrest

Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force Handcuffs

On 01/30/20 Agents with the Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at a residence on the 1700 block of Northway Drive in North Mankato after an investigation into the sale of synthetic cannabinoids. 

During execution of t...

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County News
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Apply for Citizens Academy

Citizens Academy 2020

Blue Earth County is now accepting applications for the 2020 Citizens Academy. The program is designed to give citizens a unique behind-the-scenes look at county government. It offers participants insight into how Blue Earth County employees perform their...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

2020 Elections Kick-Off

Presidential Nomination Primary

Absentee ballots for the March 3 Presidential Nomination Primary (PNP) Election will be available starting January 17. Voters can apply to have a ballot mailed to them by visiting www.mnvotes.org or by requesting one from the County. Voters can also vote ...

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Posted on: December 31, 2019

Mankato Library Location Expands Hours

Expanded Hours Beginning January 2

The Blue Earth County Library in Mankato will be expanding its hours beginning Thursday, January 2, 2020. Library hours will now be:

  • Monday – Thursday, 10am – 8pm
  • Friday, 10am – 6pm
  • Saturday, 10am – 4pm

The expanded hou...

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County News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Dispose Your Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste Facility

The Blue Earth County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility, located at 651 Summit Avenue in Mankato, is taking winter appointments for Blue Earth County residents only. Appointments will be available beginning on Tuesday, December 3 for county residen...

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