News & Announcements

  1. Passport Applications Processed by Appointment Only

    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, passport application will only be accepted by appointment only. Passport photos cannot be processed at this time. Please call the Auditor's Office at 320-983-8310 to schedule an appointment. Read on...
  2. Property Tax Payment Period Extended to June 30, 2020

    The first half Property Taxes are still due on May 15, 2020, however at the County Board meeting on May 5, 2020, the County Board of Commissioners voted to abate (remove) penalties on current property tax payments... Read on...
  3. Notice of New Voting Equipment

    To the Clerks and voters of (All) Townships and Cities in the County of Mille Lacs, State of Minnesota: The State of Minnesota provided counties an opportunity to receive a Voting Equipment Grant (VEGA-2) to assist counties in upgrading... Read on...
  4. Community & Veterans Services: Phone Appointments during COVID-19

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, Community and Veterans Services is open for phone appointments. Please call 320-983-8208 to schedule.
  5. How to Get a Mask

    To ease the burden on Minnesotans who may be unable to afford a mask or easily obtain one, the State is partnering with organizations to distribute more than 300,000 reusable, cloth masks. Masks are being distributed Read on...
  6. Mask Up, Minnesota: Minnesotans Required to Wear Masks in All Public Indoor Spaces

    Gov. Tim Walz today signed Executive Order 20-81, which requires Minnesotans to wear a face covering in indoor businesses and indoor public settings starting this Saturday, July 25... Read on...
  7. MDA Receives Farm to School Grant from USDA

    Efforts to continue supporting Farm to School initiatives in Minnesota will get a boost from a nearly $100,000 grant the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) will receive from the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Service. Read on...
  8. $100 Million in Housing Assistance Announced

    Gov. Tim Walz announced $100 million in housing assistance to help homeowners and renters who have been affected by COVID-19. The housing assistance can be used to cover rent, mortgage payments, or utility costs incurred between March 1 and December 30... Read on...
  9. A Campaign to Promote Multiple Career Pathways

    FindSomethingNew.org is a new website with resources to help American workers and students identify and pursue the right path for their career goals. The website offers an interactive tool that recommends education pathways for... Read on...
  10. MDH Case Update

    Positive COVID-19 cases in the state have increased to 23,531 today (+590 from yesterday). 8,665 tests were processed yesterday, bringing the total to 233,873 tests completed statewide to date. Read on...
  11. Mille Lacs County Preparedness Plan

    Mille Lacs County is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace for all workers. To ensure that, Mille Lacs County has developed the following Preparedness Plan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
  12. CARES Act Funding Available to Local Governments

    Today, Governor Walz announced plans to use executive authority to disburse federal CARES Act dollars to local governments using the framework of Senate File 47, the bill passed by the Senate during... Read on...
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