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  1. Department head duties to be definedRead the original story

    Wednesday | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... few have two very different aspects of their job, much less in their job title. At the Aug. 19 meeting of the Wright County Board, the commissioners discussed the process that would be used to hire a new Veteran's Services/Nuclear director. The ...

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  2. Get a status report on Horseshoe ChainGet a status report on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | St. Cloud Times

    ... occurred on North Brown's Lake, Mud Lake, Eden Lake and Big Lake in Stearns County, as well as Albert Lake in Wright County this summer. Stewig has fielded quite a few calls from anglers and property owners who have noticed the dead carp. Although ...

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  3. Man Dies Following Standoff In AlbertvilleRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    An investigation is ongoing after a standoff in Albertville ended tragically. Authorities in Wright County reported Sunday afternoon that a suicidal man was held up in a home near the intersection of 64th Avenue Northeast and Karston Avenue Northeast.

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  4. Wright deputies find man dead after 15 hoursWright deputies find man...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | St. Cloud Times

    Wright deputies find man dead after 15 hours Deputies found a man dead after trying to make contract with him for hours Sunday Check out this story on sctimes.com: Wright County deputies found a man dead after trying to make contract with him for hours ... (more)

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  5. Wright Co. investigates report of armed, suicidal manWright Co....Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | St. Cloud Times

    Wright Co. investigates report of armed, suicidal man Wright County received a report about a suicidal man early Sunday.

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  6. Saddle club members prepare for Clearwater RodeoSaddle club members...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | St. Cloud Times

    ... of Clearwater. From St. Cloud, go southeast on I-94, turn right onto Minnesota Highway 24 and turn left on Wright County Road 7. Read or Share this story: ...

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  7. 1 person dies in Wright County motorcycle collision1 person dies in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | St. Cloud Times

    1 person dies in Wright County motorcycle collision The crash happened at 9:43 a.m. on U.S. Highway 12 Check out this story on sctimes.com: ...

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  8. WCCO Viewers' Choice For MN's Best Flea MarketRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | CBS Local

    ... we wanted to find the best in Minnesota. Your votes sent me about an hour northwest of the Twin Cities to the Wright County Swappers' Meet near Annandale. The reason might be this: No matter how strange an item is, at a flea market, there's probably ...

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  9. Wright County Sheriff's Office issues 224 speeding tickets in JulyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Maple Lake Messenger

    The Wright County Sheriff's Office issued 224 speeding tickets during the 18-day stretch, the second most speeding tickets of any county outside the metro area, with only Olmsted County issuing 20 more.

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  10. Emmer puts 2010 behind him in 6th District bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Sunherald.com

    ... said the show bolstered his impression of Emmer as a genuine, nice guy. Stendahl greeted Emmer at the Wright County Fair as "Mr. Congressman." Stendahl, a small business owner, said he knew little of Sivarajah but he's followed Emmer's political ...

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  11. GOP Supreme Court candidate Michelle MacDonald ticketed for driver's license violationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | TwinCities

    Minnesota Supreme Court candidate Michelle MacDonald, facing charges for drunken driving, was ticketed last week in Wright County, cited for violating limits on her license.

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  12. Wright County issues 224 speeding ticketsWright County issues 224...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | St. Cloud Times

    Wright County issues 224 speeding tickets Stearns County deputy tags driver going 106 mph Check out this story on sctimes.com: The Wright County Sheriff's Office was among the agencies outside the metro area issuing the highest number of speeding ... (more)

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  13. MPCA schedules Wright County landfill hearingMPCA schedules Wright...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | St. Cloud Times

    MPCA schedules Wright County landfill hearing Advanced Disposal Rolling Hills wants to construct a new disposal area Check out this story on sctimes.com: The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has scheduled a public meeting on a proposed ... (more)

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  14. GOP Supreme Court candidate Michelle MacDonald ticketed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Star Tribune

    Michelle MacDonald, the Republican-endorsed candidate for the Minnesota Supreme Court, was ticketed in Wright County last week for violating the terms of her limited license as she awaits trial for alleged drunken driving and resisting arrest.

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  15. Christian Women's Club meets AaRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Tri

    ... held 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at Reichel's Event Center in Annandale, it's also the focus of the feature. Wright County Deputy Josh Tester, with his K-9 partner Vader, will talk about how they keep your community safe. To round out the morning, ...

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  16. High times at the county fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... son, Paul, lined up alongside a couple of enthusiastic 4-H'ers for a big glide down the Fun Slide. The 2014 Wright County Fair was graced by great weather and good fortune as more than 61,000 fairgoers filed through the gates of the fairgrounds in ...

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  17. County declines request for storm siren fundsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... is in the area. But, who pays for those sirens to be installed and maintained? At the July 29 meeting of the Wright County Board, the commissioners learned it isn't them. The item came to the attention of the board by Commissioner Charlie Borrell. ...

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  18. City council, school board join forcesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... each person is required to pay less. And while most of Maple Lake's homes are occupied, the birth rate in Wright County has dropped over the past decade, and many of those homes do not have families with school-aged children. The city has issued ...

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  19. Wright County Fairest of the FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Maple Lake Messenger

    The new Wright County Fair, Fairest of the Fair Ambassadors left to right: Amy Marquette from Buffalo, Sadie Lemke 2013-2014 Ambassador and 2015 Aquatennial Candidate, former Maple Lake Ambassador candidate Maria Zaske from Maple Lake, Jayda Palmer 2013-2014 Ambassador and Chelsea Menshausen from Monticello.

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  20. Man charged in fatal motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Valley News Live

    A south metro man is charged with misdemeanor careless driving in connection with an ill-conceived turn that led to the death of a motorcyclist in Wright County in mid-July.

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