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By John Holler Contributing Writer   Several county department heads often wear several hats as part of their responsibilities, but few have two very different aspects of their job, much less in their job title. At the meeting of the Wright County Board, the commissioners discussed the process that would be used to hire a [...]

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Albertville city staff has identified service needs that, if funded, would exceed the city’s comfort range for a levy increase. At a recent budget workshop, finance director Tina Lannes said that to maintain the current services, the levy increase would be about 3.19 percent. She said staff identified several unfunded items for the council to [...]

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Corcoran council AUG. 28 — Corcoran City Council will meet Thursday, Aug. 28, at 7 p.m. at city hall at 8200 County Rd. 116. Albertville City Council SEPT. 2 — Albertville City Council meets Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 5959 Main Ave. STMA board SEPT. 2 — St. Michael-Albertville School Board [...]

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  A man involved in an Albertville standoff has been found dead of an apparent self inflicted gunshot wound, the Wright County Sheriff’s office is reporting. The sheriff’s office said that on Sunday, Aug. 17, at approximately 1:30 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatch center received a call requesting that officers check the welfare of a [...]

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Country Days AUG. 15-16 — Don’t miss Corcoran Country Days Friday and Saturday, Aug. 15 and 16, back for 2014 Bigfoot monster truck car crash demonstration during the free family day. Kids can build a birdfeeder, play on inflatable’s, plus there’s food games pony rides trout fishing pond and more Saturday 11 to 5 bands [...]

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by Tim Hennagir MONTICELLO TIMES   The Albertville woman who struck and killed former Monticello Magic cross-country standout Phillip LaVallee last summer made her second appearance Monday in Wright County District Court. Linda Louise Gullickson, 67, has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide while operating a motor vehicle in a grossly negligent manner in the [...]

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The St. Michael-Albertville School Board unanimously accepted staff’s recommendation to keep the “no activities” policy in place for Wednesday evenings. The board also approved new student referendum dollars, and heard an equity in education update.   POLICY A community group recently approached the board to request it reconsider the policy that prohibits student activities after [...]

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Filing by candidates for the November General Election ended Tuesday, Aug. 12. The General Election will be Tuesday, Nov. 4. Residents will be able to vote for their city election, as well as other state and federal government elections between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. As of the Tuesday deadline time, the following candidates had [...]

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