COVID-19 Updates:

We will be posting updates concerning how the COVID-19 is affecting our county.

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Montana Response to COVID-19

SCAMS Related to COVID-19: Protect Yourself from More than the Virus

Thank you for your help and patience during these difficult times.
To help protect you and our staff the District Court and Clerk of Court’s office will require a mask or face covering to be worn by the public accessing the Third Floor of the Rosebud County Courthouse until further notice.
If you have any questions please call 346-7322.

 

Welcome to Rosebud County

Rosebud County was established on February 1, 1901 and is located in Southeastern Montana covering approximately 5,027 square miles (5,010 square miles is land and 17 square miles is water). The county Courthouse was built in Forsyth in 1912. Rosebud County is Montana’s twenty-second most populous county, with an estimated population of 9,329 as of the latest census.

Other cities and towns in Rosebud County include Angela, Ashland, Birney, Colstrip, Hathaway, Ingomar, Lame Deer, Rosebud, and Sumatra. A large portion of the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation lies within Rosebud County.

  • Rosebud County is the fourth largest County by land area in the State of Montana.
  • Topography of Rosebud County is mostly rolling with small hills.  Elevations range from 1500 feet above sea level near the Yellowstone River to 4200 feet in the southern portion of the County near Ashland, adjacent to Custer National Forest.
  • The County’s leading source of income are from agriculture, tourism, railroad, coal mining and electrical generation.
  • There are 1,165 miles of County road.
  • Medical facilities are located in Ashland, Lame Deer, Colstrip and Forsyth.
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PUBLIC NOTICE ANNOUNCEMENT

DUE TO CONCERNS FOR OUR COUNTY EMPLOYEES HEALTH WITH THE CORONA VIRUS ROSEBUD COUNTY ENCOURAGES THE PUBLIC TO USE THE ONLINE AND MAIL IN SERVICES THAT ARE AVAILABLE AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL THE COUNTY OFFICE YOU ARE WORKING WITH & DISCUSS YOUR CONCERNS WITH THEM! WE THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR COOPERATION!!


FEDERAL PRIMARY ELECTION

The Federal Primary Election is June 2, 2020. The COVID-19 is a legitimate health concern and the CDC is recommending that Election Administrators encourage people to vote by a method other than a polling place; for Montana that is an Absentee Ballot. If you wish to vote by Mail, please call the Clerk & Recorder/Election office at 406-346-7318.