O’Brien County Beaver Tail Bounty

By Auditor | December 16, 2019

O’Brien County is offering a beaver tail bounty for beavers taken in O’Brien County between the dates of December 10, 2019 and April 15, 2020.  The beavers will be accepted at the Mill Creek Park Conservation Board Shop, 5560 460th Street, Paullina on Mondays from 8:00 – 11:00 a.m. The trapper must have a valid Read More »

Bill of Sale Required beginning January 1, 2020

By Auditor | September 28, 2019

Effective January 1, 2020 – A Bill of Sale will be required for all vehicle transfers.

Job Opening

Full time Equipment Operator Position

By Auditor | September 28, 2019

Help Wanted: Equipment Operator Full-time equipment operator position at the O’Brien County Maintenance Shop in Primghar, Iowa.  Successful candidate will operate heavy construction equipment and perform skilled tasks as directed by the county engineer, maintenance superintendent, or road foreman for a wide range of year round road maintenance and construction activities.  Experience and/or training in Read More »

Property Search

O’Brien County Property Search

By Auditor | July 6, 2018

Property Search



By Recorder | February 28, 2017

Off-Highway Vehicle Ordinance


Ordinance regulating the operations of Off-Highway vehicles is adopted

By Auditor | February 22, 2017

The O’Brien County Board of Supervisors adopted County Ordinance No. 25, an Ordinance regulating the operations of off-highway vehicles in the county.  The ordinance will be effective April 1, 2017.  The full ordinance is on the web page.


Did you know this about passports?

By Auditor | June 29, 2016

Many international travelers may not realize that having an unexpired passport is sometimes not enough to enter certain foreign countries. U.S. citizens traveling on passports that expire in fewer than six months have increasingly been denied airline boarding or been detained upon arrival in certain foreign destinations. Check your passport if you are thinking of Read More »

Jet Ski


By Recorder | June 29, 2016

Please visit for your boating & off-highway vehicles home study packets.  They are listed under things to do.

Apps for Veterans

By Veteran's Affairs | May 26, 2016

Web, mobile technology helps Mental Health Services beneficiaries assess, improve mental health…see this link for more