Posted on: February 10, 2017

Blue Earth County Working with Minnesota Housing to Provide Affordable First-time Homebuyer Loans

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Minnesota Housing announced that $56.6 million is available to provide affordable mortgages to first-time homebuyers through a collaboration with Minnesota cities and counties, including $1,039,419.99 in allocations for Blue Earth County.

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

New Disability Benefits Proposed for Camp Lejeune Veterans

Veteran Benefits

The US Department of Veterans Affairs recently announced new benefit eligibility for Camp Lejeune Veterans that is proposed to take effect on March 14, 2017. Disability benefits will be granted for eight diseases for any Active Duty, Reserve or National G...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Caretaker Needed for Duck Lake Park

Duck Lake

CARETAKER WANTED

At Duck Lake Park on Duck Lake

(North of the City of Madison Lake off

County Road 187)

A position is available with the Blue Earth County Park Department for a couple or individual to serve in the capacity of resident caretaker(s) at Duck Lak...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Eligible Voters Can Now Register to Vote When They Electronically File Their Taxes

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With income tax season opening Monday, January 23, Minnesota taxpayers who need to register to vote or update their voter registration can now do so when they file their income taxes electronically, the Minnesota Department of Revenue and Secretary of Sta...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Apply for the 2017 Blue Earth County Citizens Academy

Citizens Academy

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Blue Earth County Citizens Academy. The free program offers Blue Earth County residents a unique opportunity to get an inside look at county government operations and services. Throughout the sessions, part...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Get Involved on a Human Services Advisory Committee or Task Force

Get Involved

Serving on a Blue Earth County committee or task force is a great way get involved and to learn more about county programs and services.

 

Blue Earth County Human Services currently has openings on its Human Services Advisory Committee and both its Soc...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Disaster Relief Grants Available for Blue Earth County Veterans

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As a result of recent fall 2016 flooding, the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA) is offering Disaster Relief Grants for reimbursable expenses to Veterans in Blue Earth County that are homesteaded residents.

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