Fillmore County


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Fillmore County, Nebraska

PO Box 307
Geneva, NE 68361
Phone: (402) 759-4931
Fax: (402) 759-4307
www.fillmorecounty.org

In southeastern NE, southwest of Lincoln; established Jan 26, 1856 from unorganized territory, organized 1871. Name Origin: For Millard Fillmore (1800-74), thirteenth U.S. president

Area (sq mi):: 576.62 (land 576.46; water 0.16) Population per square mile: 11.10
Population 2005: 6,385 State rank: 49 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.80%; 1990-2000 -6.60% Population 2000: 6,634 (White 97.10%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 41.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,465; median household $35,162; Population below poverty level: 7.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,226-$28,974
Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 15.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 23.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Fillmore County, Minnesota

101 Fillmore St
Preston, MN 55965
Phone: (507) 765-3356
Fax: (507) 765-4571
www.co.fillmore.mn.us

On the southeastern border of MN, southeast of Rochester; original county; established Mar 5, 1853 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Millard Fillmore (1800-74), thirteenth U.S. president

Area (sq mi):: 862.15 (land 861.25; water 0.90) Population per square mile: 24.80
Population 2005: 21,368 State rank: 45 Population change: 2000-20005 1.20%; 1990-2000 1.70% Population 2000: 21,122 (White 98.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 39.80
Income 2000: per capita $17,067; median household $36,651; Population below poverty level: 10.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,559-$25,790
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 25.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Our newspaper, the Fillmore County Journal, a 13,500 circulation weekly newspaper in Southeast Minnesota, covers 15 city councils, seven school boards, county government meetings, and township news when there is a story that needs to be told.
Adjudicating a case from Fillmore County, the justices held that "any moral unfitness" fitness of a mother is not to be taken into account unless the "impropriety has a direct bearing on the welfare of the child."
When deadly Chronic Wasting Disease was found in southeastern Minnesota's Fillmore County in 2016, state wildlife officials saw a need to study the possible role of wild deer dispersal in CWD's spatial spread.
On April 18th, troopers seized 1,853 pounds of illegal marijuana during a traffic stop in Fillmore County, and on April 25th, troopers took 118 pounds of fentanyl off the road in Buffalo County the largest ever such seizure in Nebraska and one of the largest in the country.
At the May 23 meeting of the Fillmore County Board, concerns were raised over Strongwell Corporation's dusty waste that is being delivered to the Resource Recovery Center, which may be hazardous.
Freelance writer Gretchen Mensink Lovejoy has worked for Bluff Country News Group, covering the back roads of Fillmore County, Minnesota, for the past 16 years.
The cooperative has grown from its Ostrander location, which was established to serve the farmers in Beaver and Bloomfield townships in Fillmore County and Bennington Township in Mower County, to a cooperative that serves farmers in five counties in two states from locations in four communities.
He collected other potential jurors in the courthouse corridor, a grocery store, a deli, and the Fillmore County Journal publishing office.
Burial will be at Henrytown Cemetery in Fillmore County, Minn.
Horsehair worms have not been recently documented from Missouri, and they have not been previously reported from Fillmore County, Minnesota.
Livingston County will receive $86,000 to develop trails, sports fields, and recreation facilities at Fillmore County Park.
In an effort to further connect with readers and provide more accessibility to its publication, the Fillmore County (Minn.) Journal has begun placing newspaper racks featuring pictures of local residents on them in various communities it covers.