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Absentee voting opens June 24 for state primary

Residents can vote by mail or cast their ballot in person from June 24 to Aug. 8.

Posted on
Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 4:50 p.m.

Public hearing for smoking and commercial tobacco use ordinance scheduled for June 28

Saint Paul – Ramsey County Public Health is sponsoring the ordinance, which would prohibit smoking, vaping and all commercial tobacco products on property owned and leased by Ramsey County.

Posted on
Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 2:04 p.m.

Pride Month proclaimed by board of commissioners

The proclamation was read at the June 21 board of commissioners meeting.

Posted on
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 11:37 a.m.

Ramsey County under excessive heat warning

An excessive heat warning has been issued for Ramsey County from June 19 - June 21. Find safety tips and cooling spaces in Ramsey County.

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Friday, June 17, 2022 - 12:59 p.m.

Press conference to announce Ramsey County action on gun safety

Press conference with Ramsey County leaders to announce action on gun safety.

Posted on
Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 11:35 a.m.

Board declares June 19 as Juneteenth Day in the county

The proclamation was read at the June 14 board of commissioners meeting. 

Posted on
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 2:05 p.m.

Board of commissioners vote to reject racial covenants, partner with Just Deeds

Ramsey County partners with Just Deeds in an effort to disavow racial covenants. 

Posted on
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 12:00 p.m.

Free summer fun at Ramsey County parks

In addition to our parks and trails, Parks & Recreation is offering a variety of free outdoor activities for all ages this summer! 

Posted on
Monday, June 13, 2022 - 8:40 a.m.

2022 Vern Vick Memorial Award Winners

The Workforce Innovation Board of Ramsey County (WIB) recognized the recipients of the 2022 Vern Vick Memorial Award: Scott Herold, Jenny Moore and Peg Thomas.

Posted on
Saturday, June 11, 2022 - 12:53 p.m.

Island construction in Pigs Eye Lake begins

Construction begins to restore habitat on Pigs Eye Lake, located in upper Pool 2 of the Mississippi River near downtown Saint Paul. The project footprint will be approximately 40 acres and will provide benefits to more than 600 acres of Pigs Eye Lake and surrounding habitat. 

Posted on
Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 8:00 a.m.

Donate diapers to the Mothers First diaper bank

Mothers First is creating a diaper bank to fill Ramsey County families’ urgent need for diapers through donations from the community.

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Monday, June 6, 2022 - 11:42 a.m.

Public meeting on proposed mental health hospital in Saint Paul is June 9

The Minnesota Department of Health is seeking public comment on a new hospital proposed by M Health Fairview and Acadia Health Care. 

Posted on
Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 1:29 p.m.

Unique initiative launches to retain and attract child care programs

Ramsey County launches new Early Childhood Academy providing incentives and support services to attract and retain child care programs. 

Posted on
Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 11:27 a.m.

Battle Creek Waterworks now open

Battle Creek Waterworks opened for the 2022 season on June 11.

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Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 11:14 a.m.

Report a bear sighting

If you see a black bear in Ramsey County, please report the sighting to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

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Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 8:26 a.m.

Feedback needed on opioid overdose prevention

Public Health invites county residents and community partners to take an online survey to help determine how to prioritize resources to prevent opioid overdoses. 

Posted on
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 2:36 p.m.

Ramsey County Partners with GroundBreak Coalition

Ramsey County joins alliance to address racial and economic disparities in local communities. 

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Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 8:51 a.m.

"Clean In, Clean Out" to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species

Aquatic invasive species (AIS) such as zebra mussels threaten the health of Minnesota's beloved lakes.

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Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 1:41 p.m.

Ramsey County receives two awards from National Association of Counties

One award is for the aquatic invasive species "Clean In, Clean Out" program and the other is for the Economic Competitiveness and Inclusion Plan.

Posted on
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - 10:32 a.m.

Board declares May 2022 Mental Health Awareness Month

The proclamation was read at the May 24 board meeting.

Posted on
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 2:07 p.m.