Awards

National Association of Counties

2018 Achievement Award

Local Government Innovation Awards

LGIA 2017 County Category Winner

Association of Minnesota Counties

2017 County Achievement Award

News

Blue Earth County’s Yellow Line Project, Part 3

Center for Rural Policy and Development - August 24, 2018

Blue Earth County’s Yellow Line Project, Part 2

Center for Rural Policy and Development - August 17, 2018

Blue Earth County’s Yellow Line Project, Part 1

Center for Rural Policy and Development - August 10, 2018

Yellow Line Project receives national honor

Mankato Free Press - July 16, 2018

Blue Earth County’s Yellow Line Project Receives National Award

Southern Minnesota News - July 16, 2018

National Honors for Jail Diversion Program For Addicted, Mentally Ill

Southern Minnesota Today - July 16, 2018

Blue Earth County's Yellow Line Project

Minnesota Sheriff - Winter 2018

It’s an addiction crisis - Intervention: Blue Earth County’s Yellow Line Project

Center for Rural Policy and Development - June 2018

Shifting the system: Blue Earth County diverts low-level offenders from jail to get help

StarTribune - March 2, 2018

Legislators hear county officials’ concerns

New Ulm Journal - December 13, 2017

Jail diversion program receives another honor

Mankato Free Press - December 5, 2017

Blue Earth County, Mankato recognized for innovation

Mankato Free Press - November 15, 2017

Police explain response to mental health calls

New Ulm Journal - October 17, 2017

Yellow Line Project

Blue Earth County Communicator - Fall 2017

Medical providers discuss workforce shortage at lawmaker forum

Mankato Free Press - October 17, 2017

Yellow Line Project Moving Toward Implementation

KEYC - May 16, 2017

Mental health services in Greater Minnesota

Center for Rural Policy and Development - May 2017

Groundbreaking Jail Diversion Program

Blue Earth County Communicator - Spring 2017

Blue Earth County Launches Jail Diversion Project

KEYC - March 20, 2017

Blue Earth County launching jail diversion program

Mankato Free Press - March 20, 2017

New Jail Diversion Project Focuses On Mental Health, Addiction

Southern Minnesota News - March 19, 2017