1. Media Release from the Sheriff&#39s Office

    Two In-Custody for Mail Theft

    26-year-old Miguel Angel Carreon Balderas of Owatonna and 21-year-old Danae Aliza Lujan of Blooming Prairie were arrested on multiple charges including mail theft. Read on...
  2. Severe Weather Awareness Week

    Severe Weather Awareness Week

    Severe Weather Week, including statewide tornado drills, are currently scheduled to take place despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
  3. Count the Community Challenge

    Count the Community

    Take the 2020 Community Response Rate Challenge--simply complete your household census online, by phone or mail by April 30--and help beat the 2010 census self-response rate of 74.1%. Read on...
  4. Silhouette of House with HHW Facility Appointments now being accepted.

    Hazardous Waste Accepted via Appointments

    Residents of Blue Earth, Nicollet, and Le Sueur Counties will be able to drop off their household hazardous waste materials by appointment only. Read on...
  5. Books by Mail

    Materials Right to Your Mailbox

    The Blue Earth County Library is excited to begin a new program that allows residents to receive books by mail beginning Monday, April 6. Read on...
  6. Media Release from the Sheriff&#39s Office

    Motorcycle Accident

    On Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 3:19 pm, Blue Earth County deputies were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash with injuries on Blue Earth County Road 5 north of Mankato. Read on...
  7. COVID19

    COVID-19 Information

    Blue Earth County is working closely with MDH and other local partners to respond to COVID-19. Get information, prevention tips, and links to resources on our COVID-19 information page. Read on...
  8. Mental Health Crisis Services Still Available

    Crisis Team Available

    If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call Horizon Homes South Central Crisis Center at (507) 344-0621. Read on...
  9. PSA

    A Message from our County Chair

    View a message from District 2 Blue Earth County Commissioner and Board Chair Vance Stuehrenberg. Read on...
  10. All Blue Earth County Library Locations closed.

    Library Taking Precautions

    All Blue Earth County Library locations will be closed beginning Monday at 5 p.m. until March 27. Read on...
  11. Spring Weight Restrictions Begin March 6

    Spring Weight Restrictions Begin

    Effective Friday, March 6, 2020, at 12:01 a.m., Blue Earth County Roads will be posted for spring weight restrictions. Read on...
  12. Rain barrel and compost bin sale

    Purchase your barrel or bin by April 22

    The Blue Earth County Property and Environmental Resources Department is now accepting orders for rain barrels and composting bins. Read on...
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