Sibley County

Sibley County

News pertaining to county-level government in Sibley County.

Races have developed for the District 4 County Commissioner seat and for Sibley County Auditor. Steve Gillaspie of Green Isle Township, rural Arlington, is challenging incumbent Charlie Woehler of Green Isle Township, rural Arlington, for District 4 County Commissioner. LeaAnn...

Emergency preparedness

A county-wide emergency preparedness exercise was conducted at the Sibley County Fairgrounds in Arlington on Wednesday, June 28. The purpose of the exercise was to practice Public Health's triage/screening and busing plan that would be used in the case...
The required separation of a new home to an existing feedlot may soon be the same as the separation required from a feedlot to a home, if a change is approved next month by Sibley County. A public hearing...
Sibley County's Board of Commissioners, last week, adjusted values for two properties and denied reclassification of a third parcel. Arvid Schwartz, representing High Island Creek Development in the City of Arlington, requested that the valuation be brought back to...
If a disaster would strike at the Sibley County Courthouse or County Service Center today, there would not be a plan for resuming business operations. County Commissioners, last week, appointed Beth Wilson, director of the Information Services Department, and...
Technically, filing documents may be executed on Tuesday, July 4 for the Sibley East School Board and county offices. However, those who plan to file for office will have to wait until Wednesday, July 5 because government offices...
Sibley County Human Services will feel the affects of federal cuts for targeted case management. Vicki Stock, Sibley County Human Services Director, explained that the federal government made "huge" cuts to targeted case management, which provides revenue for work...
Section corners will be established for Washington Lake Township this year using Global Positioning System control survey, but it has not yet been determined when work will be completed in the other townships. County Commissioners, last week, authorized moving...
Sibley County Commissioners, last week, gave the operator of a "soil roaster" two months to clean up petroleum contaminated soil at his business in Faxon Township. Shawn Kluver, who operates the "soil roaster" in Faxon Township, about four...
Sibley County Commissioners, last week, approved establishing a joint appeals board to review decisions made by the Soil and Water Conservation District. The approval was given by a 3-2 vote by commissioners. Commissioners Leo Bauer, Bill Pinske and Lee...