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T-21 Public Hearing and Vote

Olmsted County voted to establish a county ordinance that will prohibit sale of tobacco and nicotine products to anyone under the age of 21.  The County Board passed the ordinance with four commissioners in support and…






Salmonella Outbreaks

Graham Briggs, the Director of Olmsted County Public Health, recently was interviewed on KTTC TV regarding recent National outbreaks of Salmonella. You can view the interview with this link:  http://www.kttc.com/story/38770701/2018/07/30/10-active-salmonella-investigations-in-us-but-why-so-many The Olmsted County Health Department is responsible…


Lake Zumbro Dredging

The bidding for dredging Lake Zumbro will be open on July 31. After about 6 years of planning, procuring permits, working with lake homeowners and townships Olmsted County will open the bidding on July 31. The…



Zippity Zoo Da: Teddy Bear Band Reschedule to April 22

Teddy Bear Band is rescheduled for Sunday, April 22.  This is a fund raiser sponsored by the Friends of Oxbow. The recent snowstorm created the need to reschedule this activity.  Here is the new event information: Where:…