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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Wake Restrictions Lifted

No Wake Lifted Sign, man water skiing behind boat

The last remaining no wake restriction, which was implemented on Lake George, was lifted on August 19. Currently, there are no other wake restrictions on lakes within Blue Earth County - all restrictions have been lifted. 

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

First Payment Due September 3

First Half manufactured home taxes due

The Blue Earth County Property and Environmental Resources Department reminds all property owners that the first half of manufactured home taxes is due Tuesday, September 3, 2019. There will be penalty if the first half payment is not received on or befor...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Human Services Leaders Awarded

Congrats to the 2019 Human Services Award Recipients

The Minnesota Association of County Social Services Administrators, also known as MACSSA, awarded and recognized Human Services Director Phil Claussen and Human Services Director of Business Operations Angela Youngerberg, for their hard work in the human ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

211th Street Closure

Road Closure 211 Street between Eagle Lake and 610 Ave

211th Street between Eagle Lake and 610th Avenue will be closed to thru-traffic beginning Monday, August 12 while an existing metal culvert is replaced with a 10’x8’ box culvert. This project was originally scheduled to start in mid-Ju...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Surplus Books Program

Library of Congress Surplus Books Program

The Blue Earth County Library received a shipment of new books on Friday from the Library of Congress in Washington, DC. Cookbooks and non-fiction books focusing on travel and decorating are just some of the materials the Library will be adding to its col...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Haefner Drive Closure North of County Road 17 (Madison Ave.)

road closed

Haefner Drive on the north side of County Road 17 (Madison Avenue) in Mankato will be closed for utility relocations beginning Monday, April 15. East-west traffic on County Road 17 (Madison Ave.) will be maintained during this closure; however northbound ...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

County Road 1 (Old Hwy 66) Road Closure

road closed

County Road 1 (Old Highway 66) between Indian Lake Road and Gwyn Avenue in Mankato will be closed to resume construction beginning Monday, April 8. This 2.4-mile project is the second phase of the Old Highway 66 turnback project from Good Thunder to Manka...

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