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COVID-19 Information

Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea issued an order on May 15, 2020 regarding the continuing operations of state courts during the COVID-19 pandemic.
 
Beginning Monday May 18, 2020 courts will begin to implement the Minnesota Judicial Branch COVID-19 Preparedness Plan which was developed in consultation with the Minnesota Department of Health. Once courts have ensured they are in compliance with the Preparedness Plan, they will implement Transitional Case Strategies for resuming more in-person courthouse activity for litigants and employees. Remote hearing technology will continue to be used.
 
Self-help services are being conducted via phone or email.
   
If you have a court case scheduled in Mahnomen County District Court call (218) 935-2251 to determine if your case will be heard or scheduled to a future date. You may also contact the court by email and use the dropdown menu to select the appropriate county.

Individuals who need access to the courts in Mahnomen County will need to go to the main entrance (South door) and undergo screening by the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office.  Individuals who need to submit emergency filings on paper will be directed to place them in the drop box outside the Mahnomen County Courthouse at the main entrance (South door).