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March 01, 2021 - news

Volunteer Guardians Needed in Renville County

Renville County is looking for individuals willing to serve as a volunteer guardian to those in need!  A guardian is a person appointed by the court to make personal decisions for the person subject to guardianship.  They have the authority to make decisions on behalf of the person, which may include [...] Read More
March 01, 2021 - news

Welcome New District 5 Commissioner David Hamre

Having experience serving within a variety of boards and organizations, both past and present, is something newly elected Commissioner David Hamre brings to the table.  He has been a member of the Sacred Heart Jaycees, Sacred Heart Fire Department, Wang Township Board, Hawk Creek Lutheran Church Council, and Renville County West School Board in the past, and remains active on the RCW School Foundation Board.  Hamre’s interest in becoming a County Commissioner was driven [...] Read More
February 26, 2021 - news

Job Posting:? Public Health Director

The position of Public Health Director, is now open in our Public Health Department. Please apply by Sunday, March 21.
View the job posting and apply here. 
February 18, 2021 - news

Minnesota Council on Disability Looking for Applicants

The Minnesota Council on Disability is looking for applicants from Economic Development Regions 1, 2, 6E and 6W. Renville County is in Region 6E. This Council works to coordinate private and public sector resources for Minnesotans with disabilities and serves as a technical resource. A majority of the Council must be individuals with a disability, or parents or [...] Read More
February 16, 2021 - news

2021 Appliance and Electronics Collections

The RRRSWA has announced the 2021 Appliance and Electronics Collection schedules. Both collections are open to Redwood and Renville County residents. Read More
February 10, 2021 - news

Renville County Public Health Completes First Public COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Registration Process

Renville County Public Health would like to thank everyone for their patience as our staff worked through the registration process for the first public COVID-19 vaccination clinic this morning.  The county utilized new software for scheduling and encountered a few glitches that we will work to correct prior to the next clinic being scheduled.  All appointments made today were booked between [...] Read More
February 09, 2021 - news

Renville County Public Health Offering COVID-19  Vaccination Clinic for Residents 65 Years and Older

Beginning on Wednesday, February 10 at 9:00am, residents 65 years and older can schedule an appointment to receive their COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, February 11.  This clinic will run from 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m. at the Government Services Center in Olivia.  There is a limited amount of vaccine available and appointments [...]

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February 04, 2021 - news

Register Today for CodeRED Emergency Notification Service

CodeRED is a FREE emergency notification service provided to all residents within Renville County that will notify you of emergency situations and information through phone calls to your home and/or cell phones, text messages and emails.  The system is used to keep you informed of local events that may immediately impact your safety, including [...] Read More
February 02, 2021 - news

COVID-19 Vaccines: Debunking the Myths

A message from Renville County Public Health

COVID-19 vaccine has been called a “game changer” and the entire process is a win. This vaccine is going to save lives. The vaccines are essentially 100 percent effective against serious disease.  There's a lot of information swirling about the COVID-19 vaccines but not all of it is true. The following myths and facts address some of the [...]

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January 29, 2021 - news

Renville County Offices Reopening to the Public on Monday, February 1, 2021 

Beginning Monday, February 1, Renville County offices will reopen to the public. 

Safety measures maintained and enforced to ensure the continued safety of staff and visitors include the following:

  • Visitors are required to wear a face covering that covers both the mouth and nose, in order to receive service. 
  • Hand sanitizer is provided for visitors at entry points.
  • If you have documents or payments to drop off, consider placing them in the Drop Box located in the main lobby of the Government Services Center or [...] 
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January 24, 2021 - news

Groomed Winter Recreation Trails in Renville County Have Become a Reality

For the first time, recreation trails in Beaver Falls and Skalbekken County Parks will be groomed during the winter to allow for walking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, fat-tire biking and other non-motorized recreational uses. 

"The trails will be groomed with two sets of parallel ski tracks, allowing for two people to classic ski on one half of the track.  The other half will be  [...]

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January 14, 2021 - news

Renville County COVID-19 Vaccine Update

This is a message for Renville County residents regarding the COVID-19 Vaccine.  Following Minnesota Department of Health guidelines, vaccines are currently being administered in phases within our county.  As vaccine guidelines continue to change [...]

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January 05, 2021 - news

Historic Bridge Needs New Home

Press Release:  January 2021

The Brown County Highway Department in New Ulm is selling a steel truss bridge for $1.  The historic bridge carries a gravel road over the Minnesota River in rural Brown and Renville Counties.  Measuring only 18 feet [...] 

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January 05, 2021 - news

Renville County COVID-19 Updates

Renville County will be providing updates for residents through the COVID-19 newsletter.  Click on the [...] Read More
November 18, 2020 - news

Renville County 2021 Curbside Recycling Schedule

The Renville County 2021 Curbside Recycling Schedule is now available.  Select read more to view schedule. [...] Read More
May 07, 2020 - news

Renville CSAH 1 / Redwood CASH 101 Minnesota River Bridge Replacement

The Renville CSAH 1 / Redwood CASH 101 Minnesota River Bridge Replacement project began May 4, 2020.  The bridge will be closed to traffic beginning [...]

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April 21, 2020 - news

Coronavirus Disease 2019

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.  Symptoms can include [...]

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July 26, 2018 - news

Renville County now offers direct debit of your property tax payments!

Renville County now offers direct debit of your property tax payments!  This convenient, hassle free payment allows your property tax payment to be automatically deducted from a checking or savings account at your financial institution on a [...]

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