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  1. Shop St.Michael Posts Next Week's SpecialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Patch.com

    Here's a complete list of next week's specials so far. We will start reminding everyone of these on Monday Shop Saint Michael Members Announce Shopping Specials - North Wright County Today northwrightcounty.today A host of local merchants in St. Michael are teaming up to provide specials to people who want to shop local this holiday season.

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  2. Sheriff's Department deputies serve in two warsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Maple Lake Messenger

    On Tuesday, Nov. 11, there wasn't a Wright County Board meeting because the county courthouse was closed in observance of Veteran's Day. However, it wasn't ann observance that was done simply for others.

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  3. St. Michael PTO Plans Breakfast with DadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Patch.com

    ... another adult may attend with the student. Cost: Free will donation This event is sponsored by FYCC and Wright County Family Services Collaborative Let us know you are coming at FYCC - Family Youth Community Connections www.myfycc.com Family Youth ...

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  4. Election Results 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... Maple Lake's mayor, along with Deb Geyen, re-elected, and Todd Jude elected to City Council. In the District 1 Wright County Commissioner's race between Christine Husom (incumbent) and Tom McGregor, the District 1 seat was won by Christine Husom. In ...

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  5. Media Day provides updates on servicesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Maple Lake Messenger

    Members of the County print and electronic news medias were guests at the Wright County Law Enforcement Center Oct. 30 in Buffalo for a Media Day. Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty commented about their new facility noting they have a great staff and enjoy showing off the facility which includes a 200 bed jail.

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  6. Silent Santa/Toys for TotsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... makes it for Christmas. Applications can be picked up at St. Timothy's Catholic Church Parish Office or Wright County Human Services in Buffalo. Applications must be in no later than December 3. If you have questions please call Liz at 763-913-5548. ...

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  7. Council hears presentation on landfill expansionRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... accepting yard waste, appliances and tires in what Niewind described as a "one-stop shop." Located east of the Wright County compost facility, the site has existed since 1965, owned by a number of corporate entities. Advanced Disposal's current ...

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  8. Task Force Arrests Two In St. Cloud Area, Seize $300K In MethRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... has a street value of $260,000. Officers also found about $4,000 in cash and a gun that was reported stolen in Wright County. He is expected to be charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance, felon in possession of a firearm and ...

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  9. 2 arrested after police find almost $300,000 in methRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    Investigators found 6 pounds of meth, about $3,500 in cash and a handgun that had been reported stole in Wright County. Joseph McMahon, 34, of the St. Cloud area was arrested.

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  10. Two candidates run for District 1 CommissionerRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... been married to Dan Husom for 42 years. We have four adult children and seven grandchildren who all live in Wright County. I have a degree in Organizational Management and Communication from Concordia University, St. Paul, and a Law Enforcement ...

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  11. Memorial Shelter at Ney ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Maple Lake Messenger

    On Saturday, October 11, the Wright County Snowmobile Association dedicated the newly-built memorial shelter to DeLoris "Dee" Smith and Craig Pietz, both avid snowmobilers that passed away in 2014. The memorial shelter is located in the new addition of Ney Park on the north side of Maple Lake, at the intersection of two popular snowmobile trails.

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  12. Human remains linked to disappearance of Annandale manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    ... in connection with the investigation into the disappearance of a 25-year-old man from Annandale. The Wright County Sheriff's Office said investigators searched the Hutchinson home of Robert Nuttall and Gwen Butcher last week. The two have been ...

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  13. Wright County Man's Disappearance Now Death InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    The disappearance of Christopher Rossing of rural Wright County is now officially a death investigation. Sheriff Joel Brott says a search last week at the Robert Nuttall and Gwen Butcher residence in Hutchinson led to the discovery of bone fragments and teeth in a fire pit.

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  14. Wright County disappearance: Human remains found in fire pitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | TwinCities

    The disappearance of a central Minnesota man is being treated as a death investigation after human remains were found outside the home of two suspects in the case. The remains, including teeth and human bones, were found in the fire pit at the residence of Robert Nuttall and Gwen Butcher near Hutchinson, a news release from the Wright County sheriff's office said.

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  15. In disapperance of Minnesota man, evidence collected in Wright CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | TwinCities

    The farm is near the home of a man charged with kidnapping Christopher Rossing of Albion Township. Officers from the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension as well as deputies from McLeod and Wright counties starting searching the farm Monday.

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  16. Highway Dept. preparing for winter snow seasonRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Maple Lake Messenger

    It may be mid-October, but the Wright County Highway Department is gearing up, much like chain stores are in prep mode now for the holiday shopping season. The only difference is that the highway department doesn't know when the rush is coming.

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  17. Election 2014: SheriffRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... Darrell Wolff in the fall of 1985 and served in several positions throughout my 29 year career with the Wright County Sheriff's Office. Reason for running for the office of sheriff? I am completing my first 4-year term as Sheriff of Wright County ...

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  18. Maple Lake Bowl hosts Republican fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Maple Lake Messenger

    Organized by Wright County's Rebublican party, candidates attending included Tom Emmer, the Rebulican nominee for the sixth congressional district, the seat currently held by Michele Bachmann, and Connor McFadden, son of Mike McFadden, who's running againt Democrat Al Franken for the U.S. Senate.

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  19. Bull Moose struck on Hwy 55Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... struck and ultimately killed on Hwy. 55 near the Maple Lake beach access on Monday evening. According to the Wright County Sheriff's office, a report was received at approximately 8:15 p.m. that a Chrysler Sebring convertable driven by Donald ...

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  20. Group starts from scratch to bring prairie habitat backRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    Group starts from scratch to bring prairie habitat back Siblings, DNR turn cropland into 604-acre Veterans State WMA about 40 miles from Twin Cities Check out this story on sctimes.com: The Veterans State Wildlife Management Area near Clearwater is unique not only for its proximity to the Twin Cities but also for its range of habitats, which include a 250-acre prairie restoration. Eran Sandquist of South Haven, Pheasants Forever's new state coordinator, describes features of the new 604-acre Veterans State Wildlife Management Area near Clearwater on Sept.

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