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2022 Primary Elections June 7, 2022

By Auditor | May 3, 2022

Absentee Voting: In person and mail out absentee voting for the 2022 Primary Election will begin on Wednesday, May 18th. Registration forms for mail out ballots must be received in the Auditor’s Office by 5:00 pm Monday, May 23, 2022. The application form can be downloaded by clicking Here – Absentee Ballot Request Form The Read More »


Free Fishing Days 2022 – June 3-4-5

By Recorder | April 12, 2022

Annually the Iowa DNR hosts Free Fishing Days, for Iowa residents only, during the first Friday, Saturday and Sunday of June. All fishing regulations must be obeyed.

Official Election Results ~ South O’Brien School PPEL Vote

By Auditor | March 1, 2022

Click here for the Official Results

CO2 (Carbon Dioxide) Pipeline Information

By Auditor | January 11, 2022

The following links are for information shared with the O’Brien County Supervisors at their January 11, 2022 meeting with Summit Carbon Solutions Summit Carbon Solutions Map   Summit Central Pipeline Project Public Information

Boat – Home Study Packet

By Recorder | September 20, 2021

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ATV Home Study Packet

By Recorder | September 20, 2021

Please visit for your ATV home study packet.

Assistant Engineer – Job Opening

By Auditor | July 14, 2021

Assistant Engineer – O’Brien County O’Brien County is taking applications for an Assistant Engineer to work out of our Primghar, Iowa office. Duties will include designing engineering plans and specifications for road and bridge construction and maintenance projects and overseeing the work of survey crews and construction projects.   Salary:  $65,000 – $90,000 depending on qualifications. Read More »

Property Search

O’Brien County Property Search

By Auditor | February 17, 2021

Property Search


Fireworks Permit Applications

By Auditor | May 19, 2020

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



By Recorder | February 28, 2017

Off-Highway Vehicle Ordinance