Water remains out - January 19, 2020

The water crew will be assessing the damage and water break this morning. More details will be po... [more...]

Do Not Use Water! - January 18, 2020

Rutland is experiencing low water pressure. Please do not use any water. Stay tuned for updates. [more...]


City of Rutland....Pride of the Prairie!

The City of Rutland is more like a big family than a small town. Classic Americana, unparalleled community spirit, and a true sense of historical, cultural, and natural heritage are just a few of the core principles that makes the City of Rutland a wonderful place to call home. Rutland may be in the middle of nowhere but it is in the middle of everything.

Upcoming Events

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Pinochle Tournament


The 25th Annual Rudy Anderson Memorial Partners Pinochle Tournament will be held Saturday, February 1, 2020 in the Rutland Town Hall commencing at 9:00 a.m. The registration fee is $40 per couple. Noon dinner will be served by the Rutland Community Club....

City Council Meeting


Monthly City Council meeting. Members of the public are always welcome.

Rutland Blood Drive


Rutland Blood Drive at the Town Hall sponsored by the Rutland Community Club. Call Janet or Sheila or go to and use sponsor code: rutland

Recent News

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City Elections


The following positions will be on the June 2020 City Ballot: Mayor, City Council Member (2 positions), and Park Board Member (3 positions). Each position is for a 4-year term starting June 23, 2020 ending June 22nd, 2024.

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Sargent County Courthouse Closed


The Sargent County Courthouse will be closed all day on Monday, December 30, 2019, due to snow blocked roads and dangerous travel conditions throughout the County. The Courthouse will be open at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 31, 2019. For updated...

City Hall Closed


City Hall will be closed December 20 - 29th. Leave messages for the City Auditor at 701-724-3081. Merry Christmas!