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. Would You Like Help Ordering Groceries Online?

    Over-the-phone assistance and step-by-step guides for those learning how to order groceries online are available. The Gopher Grocery Assistance Project can help! Call 612-626-3663 for phone assistance. Visit z.umn.edu/ggap for additional information. Read on...
  5. DHS Announces New Task Force to Protect American Monuments, Memorials, and Statues

    Today, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security, Chad F. Wolf, announced the establishment of the DHS Protecting American Communities Task Force (PACT), a special task force to coordinate Departmental law enforcement agency assets in protecting... Read on...
  6. Mille Lacs County Offices Close for Holiday

    The Mille Lacs County Offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day on July 3, 2020. Regular business hours will resume on Monday, July 6, 2020. Read on...
  7. 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...
  8. DHS Announces Grant Allocations for Fiscal Year 2020 Preparedness Grants

    As part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) ongoing efforts to support state, local, tribal, and territorial partners, Acting Secretary Chad F. Wolf today announced final allocations of $385 million for seven Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 DHS... Read on...
  9. DEED Launches Small Business Relief Grant Program on June 23rd

    The Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development (DEED) is launching the Small Business Relief Grant program on June 23. The program will make available $10,000 grants to Minnesotan owned and operated businesses... Read on...
  10. THE OPENING OF MILLE LACS COUNTY BUILDINGS TO THE PUBLIC

    Mille Lacs County is starting a phased approach to reopening all County facilities. Resident and employee safety remains our primary focus to ensure that services are restored in a safe manner that mitigates the potential transmission... Read on...
  11. COVID-19 Updates from the Governor's Office

    During challenging times, Minnesotans look out for one another. We've compiled a few ideas on how you can contribute to your community right now. Below, you can also find resources to help anyone struggling with health coverage... Read on...
  12. 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...
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