COVID-19 updates

For more information and guidelines to follow in regard to  COVID-19 you may consult the Center For Disease Control and the Minnesota Department of Health.   Information includes actions for home, schools/childcare sites, assisted living facilities, workplaces, healthcare settings, and community and faith-based organizations.  

Situation Update

View Minnesota Case Information

View the CDC's COVID Transmission by County

Testing and Vaccination

For information on testing and vaccination visit or CentraCare's COVID-19 Vaccine UpdateStearns County COVID-19 shows the local options for testing and vaccinations. 

COVID-19 BUSINESS RESOURCES: Visit our Business Resources page for information and resources available for businesses and employees. 


CITY MEETINGS: All public city meetings are open to the public. These include, Council, Planning Commission, EDA, and Park Board meetings. Masks are required to attend. Meetings can also be viewed via Zoom. Please see meeting agendas for links and log in information.

GOVERNMENT CENTER ACCESS:  The Government Center is open to the public from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM. If you wish to make a payment, apply for a license/permit, or drop off facility reservation forms, etc., please feel free to deposit those items into the utility payment box located on the College Avenue side of the Government Center, near the garage space.  Please be sure to include your name, address and a contact phone number with each item deposited. Online payments are highly encouraged. For all other concerns/questions, please feel free to contact our offices by phone at 320-363-7201.  For all non-emergency events/assistance involving the Police Department, please contact their offices at (320) 363-8250.

PARK PAVILIONS AND ST JOSEPH COMMUNITY FIRE HALL:  These facilities are currently available to rent. Any reservations will have to abide by current Executive Orders. Call 320-363-7201 to reserve.

FUTURE CANCELLATIONS/POSTPONEMENTS will be announced on the City of St. Joseph’s website, the local cable channels and local newspapers.