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Well-regarded OB/GYN physician dies in motorcycle crash by Tim Hennagir MONTICELLO TIMES   Dr. Eric Lefebvre, an active member of the CentraCare Healt –Monticello medical staff for nearly two decades and one of the area’s most well-regarded clinic-based obstetrics and gynecology physicians, died Saturday in a motorcycle crash in French Lake Township, the Wright County [...]

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Filing for election begins Tuesday, July 29 and ends Tuesday, Aug. 12. Candidates that have filed may withdraw up until Thursday, Aug. 14, at 5 p.m. 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 [...]

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Stacy Braun now sober since 2008 DWI arrest Nov. 11, 2008, marked a dark day for Stacy Braun. A cop and member of the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office, Braun was pulled over in Otsego near his home. He had been drinking and was subsequently arrested for DWI. Five years later, Braun, a candidate for Wright [...]

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By John Holler Contributing Writer   When all five county commissioner seats were up for grabs two years ago, the election process had a fever pitch in Wright County with contest elections changing the landscape of county government. Two years later? Not so much. Of the county positions up for election this year — sheriff, [...]

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The St. Michael and Albertville city councils approved the Wright County Area Transit Joint Powers Agreement. St. Michael and Albertville, along with neighboring northeast Wright County city councils, met June 30 in St. Michael to discuss the agreement. Each council subsequently approved the agreement at their next meeting. The cities found themselves needing to negotiate [...]

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Chief Tate Mills won’t seek re-election The Albertville City Council heard that fire chief Tate Mills won’t see re-election and that Mills recommended to the Fire Committee to hire a full-time chief. City administrator Adam Nafstad said he and the assistant fire chief initially met with the state to discuss the process for reviewing the [...]

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Wizard of Oz JULY 18 — The 4 Community Theatre presents the Wizard of Oz on July 18, 19, 25 and 26 at 7 p.m. at Orono High School (795 Crystal Bay Rd., Long Lake), and at 2 p.m. on July 20 and 27. Tickets can be purchased in advance at 952-449-8302 or through www.4communitytheatre.org. [...]

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Kaleidoscope Charter School of Otsego has received approval by the State of Minnesota and their authorizer, Volunteers of America, to expand through 12th grade. KCS is a tuition free, public charter school serving families in the Otsego, Elk River, Rogers, Albertville, Monticello, St. Michael, Big Lake and Zimmerman communities. KCS prides itself on offering a [...]

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