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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Truth in Taxation Public Meeting

Meeting Notice

The Benton County Board of Commissioners will hold a Truth in Taxation Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on December 1st in the County Board Room in Foley. This meeting provides the public an opportunity to ask questions and make comments on the proposed 2021 C...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

County Statement Concerning Election Results

Election Results

Benton County has completed counting absentee ballots received on or before Election Day-November 3, 2020.

The "unofficial" election results may be viewed on the Secretary of State's website (www.sos.state.mn.us/elections-voting/election...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Benton Economic Partnership Hires New Executive Director

Amanda Othoudt

Benton Economic Partnership has hired a new Executive Director, Amanda Othoudt. BEP is so excited to have this experienced and talented professional heading our organization.

Amanda recently served as the Executive Director for the Economic Development Aut...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

The COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program Has Launched!

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The COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program Has Launched!

Minnesota Housing is pleased to announce that the COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program is now accepting applications from individuals and families impacted by COVID-19.

The COVID-19 Housing Assistance Pro...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Benton County Public Health is Now Conducting Case and Contact Investigations

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Local Public Health departments are ramping up their efforts in response to the growing number of COVID-19 cases in Central Minnesota. Benton County Public Health has begun conducting case and contact investigations -the practice of contacting someone who...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Locations

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Check out a new website from the Minnesota Department of Health for COVID-19 testing locations and information on who can get tested. Generally, testing is limited to those having COVID-19 symptoms or being exposed to another person known to have COVID-19...

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