Wright County Newswire

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  1. Motorcycle vs. golf cart crash kills oneRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Maple Lake Messenger

    Wright County deputies responded to the accident at 17205 46th St. NW near Wright County Highway 2 in French Lake Township at 3:40 p.m. The driver and lone occupant of the motorcyle, Eric Lefebvre, 51, of Buffalo, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  2. Wright County: Doctor on motorcycle killed in golf cart crashRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | TwinCities

    Authorities say the man who died when his motorcycle collided with a golf cart in Wright County was a doctor from Monticello.

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  3. Environmental statement on Wright County landfill ready for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | St. Cloud Times

    Environmental statement on Wright County landfill ready for comment Environmental statement on Wright County landfill ready for comment Check out this story on sctimes.com: The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has prepared a ... (more)

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  4. Community Mourns Monticello Doctor who Died in Weekend Motorcycle CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | KSTP

    ... The 51-year-old had been riding on a motorcycle on Hwy. 2 when he collided with a golf cart, according to the Wright County Sheriff's Office. Lefebvre had been providing health care to women in the area for more than 17 years, Douglas Hanson, CEO of ...

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  5. Motorcyclist dies in collision with golf cart being driven illegally on Wright Co. roadRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Star Tribune

    ... died in a collision with a golf cart being driven illegally over the weekend on a residential street in Wright County, authorities said. The crash occurred about 3:40 p.m. Saturday as both vehicles were heading in the same direction on Rhodes Avenue ...

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  6. Patients among those mourning Monticello doctor's deathPatients among ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | St. Cloud Times

    ... Authorities say the man who died when his motorcycle collided with a golf cart in Wright County was a doctor from Monticello. Dr. Eric Lefebvre is credited with delivering hundreds of babies during his nearly two decades of practice. Lefebvre was ...

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  7. Minnesota Eletions 2014: Part IIIRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Daily Kos

    ... can be seen here District 29: Centered in some of the western exurbs centered around Buffalo in blood red Wright County, there are two unopposed Republicans. Sophomore Joe Joe McDonald and freshman Marion O'Neil didn't draw a single opponent between ...

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  8. I-94 ramp, lanes open in MonticelloI-94 ramp, lanes open in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | St. Cloud Times

    ... I-94 work zone, setting a ramp merge speed limit at 55. Remaining construction delays of I-94 between Wright County Road 18 and Highway 25 will be temporary narrow lanes with a 55 mph speed limit until mid-September. A ramp westbound from I-94 to ...

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  9. Minnesota veterans honored with new wildlife areaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | TwinCities

    The St. Cloud Times reports the 604-acre site will provide a place for people to hunt and enjoy nature.

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  10. The Republican Party left me; Time for me to flyRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... d to total of about $500 per year. Which led this writer to ask, where is all the money going? Since 2009, the Wright County Board has refused to provide this writer the financial information he has been requesting since 2009. They have ignored this

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  11. A significant milestone Star Bank turns 110Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Independent News Herald Online

    ... with three local branches in Bertha, Verndale and Eagle Bend. Wahlquist's son Andy oversees two offices in Wright County and daughter Katie Incantalupo is the director of marketing and both are vice presidents of the company. "We are blessed with ...

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  12. New wildlife area honors Minnesota veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | St. Cloud Times

    New wildlife area honors Minnesota veterans The 604-acre site in Stearns and Wright counties will be available for both veterans and the public Check out this story on sctimes.com: A new wildlife management area south of Clearwater will honor ... (more)

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  13. The Republican Party left me; Time for me to flyRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... d to total of about $500 per year. Which led this writer to ask, where is all the money going? Since 2009, the Wright County Board has refused to provide this writer the financial information he has been requesting since 2009. They have ignored this

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  14. Wright County 911 lines were down SaturdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Maple Lake Messenger

    Eight firefighters began staffing the Maple Lake Fire Department at 1:50 p.m. while the 911 emergency number was out of service.

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  15. River Rider program officially endsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Maple Lake Messenger

    After more than six months of debate, argument and questions, the River Rider transit system officially went dark on June 30. On July 1, the Wright County Board of Commissioners met and, if the commissioners who served on the River Rider Board were any indication, the transition to Trailblazer Transit, which serves Meeker and Sibley counties, is ... (more)

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  16. Intersection work to help complete future projectsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... On Monday and Tuesday, the water main and storm sewer were replaced at the intersection of Maple Avenue and Wright County Road 7, also known as Division Street. Water was shut off for businesses and residences west of the intersection to Robert ...

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  17. The Republican Party left me; Time for me to flyRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... d to total of about $500 per year. Which led this writer to ask, where is all the money going? Since 2009, the Wright County Board has refused to provide this writer the financial information he has been requesting since 2009. They have ignored this

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  18. 7 arrested after Wright County search turns up drugs, stolen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | St. Cloud Times

    Check out this story on sctimes.com: Seven people were arrested after authorities in Wright County found drugs and stolen property during two searches in Monticello on Wednesday morning.

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  19. Homeowner shoots bear in AlbertvilleRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | TwinCities

    ... authorities he shot a black bear that came into his yard because he feared for his daughter's safety. The Wright County sheriff's office says one homeowner reported seeing the bear come up to his sliding glass door about 7:45 p.m. Tuesday. A ...

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  20. Homeowner shoots black bear in AlbertvilleHomeowner shoots black bear ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | St. Cloud Times

    Homeowner shoots black bear in Albertville A homeowner fired a single shot, killing the bear after the animal came up to sliding door of house Check out this story on sctimes.com: The Wright County Sheriff's Office was alerted to a black bear in ... (more)

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