Rice County may experience 911 issues

Rice County Sheriff’s Office issued an advisory Thursday afternoon, April 2, that there is a fiber line cut that may have a potential impact on 911 phone lines.

It could have an impact on several counties in Southeastern Minnesota including Rice County.

Technicians are enroute to repair the line. If you are within Rice County and you have an emergency and need to call 911, but your call does not go through. Hang up and call the Rice County Sheriff’s Office at 507-334-4391 for assistance.