Sibley County

Sibley County

News pertaining to county-level government in Sibley County.

An independent consultant's study on the safety of Sibley County Roads will be the focus of a public hearing Monday at 7 p.m. in the courthouse annex basement. Darin Mielke, Sibley County Public Works Director, said that the road...
The Sibley County Auditor's Office is sponsoring a Voter Outreach program at the Sibley County Fair in Arlington August 2-6. The AutoMARK and M100 voting machines will be displayed and demonstrated in the commercial exhibit building #21 (booth #6)...
A race developed this past week for the Sibley East School Board. Seven candidates have now filed for three seats on the Board of Education. Incumbent Tom Webster of Gaylord, Brenda Eggert of Arlington, Anne Karl of Arlington, and Scott...
The County Board of Commissioners does not have statutory authority for vendor financing. That is the findings of Sibley County Attorney Dave Schauer, who researched whether or not Sibley County could finance through Sibley Surveyors a section corner restoration/relocation...
Sibley County Commissioners, last week, approved four changes to the zoning ordinance. The change that created the greatest discussion at the County Board meeting was the proposal to change the setback for feedlots of 50 to 599 animal units...
Two wean-to-finish hog barns, planned in Sibley and Kelso Townships, were granted permits by Sibley County Commissioners last week. High Point Farms, L.L.C. of Cleveland was granted a permit to construct 82 x 240 foot hog farm in Sibley...
County Commissioners, last week, granted a 66 foot easement for a landowner adjacent to Clear Lake County Park in Severance Township. Bobby Fischer was granted the easement to provide him more room for his farm machinery. In exchange, Fischer...
Sibley County Commissioners, last week, decided to seek clarification about what would be included in a technology grant from the Arlington-Gaylord-Gibbon-Winthrop Cable Commission. Earlier this year, the Cable Commission offered a grant to the Sibley County Board of Commissioners...

Clean up everything!

That is the goal, according to Jeff Majeski of Sibley County Environmental Services. A cleanup project, implemented by the County in the fall of 2005, continued this week at a solid waste dump site in Kelso Township. ...
Sibley County Planning and Zoning Board of Adjustment's decision to grant a variance to Altona Hutterian Brethren, Inc. of rural Henderson one year ago "was reasonable." That is the ruling of District Court Judge Terrence Conkel, which was filed...