Now Hiring County Engineer

County Engineer – O’Brien County, Iowa February 3, 2023 The O’Brien County Board of Supervisors is seeking qualified applicants for the position of O’Brien County Engineer.  Applicant must have an Iowa Professional Engineering License in Civil Engineering. O’Brien County (population 14,182) is located in Northwest Iowa with Primghar as the county seat.  O’Brien County has … Read more

Fireworks Permit Applications


Fireworks Permits are needed for any displays to be done in rural O’Brien County.  If a display is being planned for the July 4th holiday, those applications and proof of insurance need to be received for approval by June 25, 2020. Fireworks Permit Application

Did you know this about passports?


Many international travelers may not realize that having an unexpired passport is sometimes not enough to enter certain foreign countries. U.S. citizens traveling on passports that expire in fewer than six months have increasingly been denied airline boarding or been detained upon arrival in certain foreign destinations. Check your passport if you are thinking of … Read more