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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Federal Government Partners COVID-19 Response

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The federal government continues taking aggressive and proactive steps to address the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The health and safety of the American people is our top priority. Under the direction of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, FEMA, H...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Governor Walz Issues Stay at Home Order for Minnesotans

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Updated March 30, 2020.

#StayHomeMN Frequently Asked Questions

Visit the Stay Home MN FAQ page for additional information. 

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

County Job Opportunities

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We are hiring! New job opportunities include a Technical Support Specialist, Property and Records Clerk, and County Engineer. Take a look at the list below for current job openings with Mille Lacs County or visit www.governmentjobs.com/careers/millelacs.

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19: Child Care Provider Services & Grants

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Initiative Foundation Grants for Child Care Providers

The Initiative Foundation is offering grants between $500-$3,000 dollars to assist licensed family and center-based child-care providers, who are experiencing financial hardship as a result of COVID-19....

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Updates on COVID-19 from the Governor's Office

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Below is an update on the COVID-19 pandemic as it pertains to Minnesota as of 7:30 PM on 3/31/2020.

Updates from the Governor

Governor Walz today signed two Executive Orders, which extend licenses for first responders and allow the medical cannabis program ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

COVID-19: Closed DVS Locations

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In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and to protect both customers and employees, the Milaca and Princeton DVS (DMV) locations have closed all of its public-facing services. As of March 25, 2020, the Isle DVS location is still proc...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

COVID-19: Small Business Resources

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Minnesota businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for low-interest SBA loans. Governor Walz requested an Economic Injury Disaster Loan declaration earlier this week and the SBA opened applications online March 20. Businesses can apply for...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19: Employee Rights

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The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. These provisions will apply from April 1...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

COVID-19: Scam Alerts

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The Minnesota Department of Revenue cautions Minnesotans to be wary of scams that are rising during COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) authorizes stimulus payments to those who qualify. As a resu...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Closure: Community & Veterans Services Forms & Applications

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Due to Governor Tim Walz declaring a peacetime emergency in response to COVID-19 and the need for community mitigation strategies to be put in place, Effective Tuesday, March 17th, 2020 at 4:30 pm, Community & Veterans Services Office is closed to the...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Closure: How to Obtain a Marriage License

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As of March 17, 2020, the County Offices are closed to the public. In order to obtain your marriage license from Mille Lacs County, please follow the following steps.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

MinnesotaCare Tax Filing Extension

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MinnesotaCare Tax Filing Extension 

The Minnesota Department of Revenue will grant a 60-day filing extension on request for MinnesotaCare returns that were due on March 16, 2020, if needed due to COVID-19. This applies to Provider Tax, Hospital Ta...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

US-Canadian Border Temporary Restrictions

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The US-Canada land border serves as an economic engine that supports over $1.7 billion (USD) dollars in trade.As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States and Canada are temporarily restricting all non-essential travel across its borders. In ea...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

County Buildings Close to Public

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Mille Lacs County Closing all County-Owned Facilities.

Effective March 17, 2020, Mille Lacs County is closing all County-owned facilities. County Offices are open for business via phone, email, or mail during this time. Please contact the Administrative Se...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Information

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What is Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)? 

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory disease that was first detected in China on December 31, 2019, and has now been detected in almost 70 locations internationally, including in the United ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

County Statement Concerning Walz-Ellison Decision Regarding Reservation Status

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 21, 2020

COUNTY STATEMENT CONCERNING WALZ-ELLISON DECISION REGARDING RESERVATION STATUS

The County and many of our non-Band residents living in the three townships of Kathio, South Harbor and Isle Harbor are disappointed and co...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Information Regarding Second Amendment Sanctuary Counties

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Information regarding the Second Amendment Sanctuary Counties is available in a PDF document on the County website or by contacting the Mille Lacs County Administrative Services Office at 320-983-8218.

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

Canceled: Free Homeowner's Septic System Educational Class

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Free Homeowner’s Septic System Educational Class

A free Homeowner’s Septic System Educational Class is being offered on Thursday, April 30, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. at the Mille Lacs County Historic Courthouse in Milaca. This class aims to te...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

New Recycling Drop Sites in Mille Lacs County

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New Recycling Drop Sites in Mille Lacs County

Starting January 1, 2020, Mille Lacs County recycling drop site locations and hours will be changing. Recycling drop sites will be located in Isle, Milaca, Onamia, and Princeton; three of the four drop sites wi...

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

Follow the Mille Lacs County Facebook Page

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Find Mille Lacs County on Facebook

"Like" the Mille Lacs County Facebook page to receive the latest news on County road plowing, recycling updates, job opportunities, election notices, upcoming events, and more.Visit www.facebook.com/MilleLacsCou...

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