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Former Rogers High School student Reid Sagehorn Tuesday, June 10, filed a lawsuit against the school district and Rogers police chief. The lawsuit cites “harm to his reputation and standing in the community, mental distress, shame, humiliation and embarrassment” and requests monetary damages “against Police Chief Jeffrey Beahen for defamation.” The lawsuit was in response [...]

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By John Holler Contributing Writer   For Wright County residents who have endured a long, cold winter and a brutal spring, the onset of summer has been a long time in the making. With summer finally here, thousands of people every weekend will be hitting area lakes and rivers. They won’t be alone, as members [...]

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by Samara Postuma Contributing Writer   The St. Michael-Albertville School Board was presented with a check for $22,100 from the Wright County United Way. The Wright County United Way covers Monticello, St. Michael and Buffalo but also acknowledges Albertville. Money that is donated to United Way from the four communities stays within the four communities. [...]

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Council wants to discuss with neighbor cities The Albertville City Council continued to review the joint powers agreement for transit in Wright County but ultimately tabled it again. The council expects to meet with St. Michael, Hanover and Otsego council members at a special meeting to further discuss the agreement. The council also approved a [...]

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Sixty or 61 years? Either way it has been a long standing business built on hard work and a commitment to customers and the community. Don’s Auto Service and Repair (Don’s), founded by Donald and Janet Berning, is believed to be Albertville’s longest standing family run business. Don, a lifelong Albertville resident, began work as [...]

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Community market NOW THROUGH OCT. 17 – A community market will be open on Fridays between 3 and 7 p.m. at the Rockford Mall parking lot (inside in bad weather) through Oct. 17. Look for fresh farm produce, local products like honey and syrup, crafts, jewelry and a wide assortment of items. The fee for [...]

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By John Holler Contributing Writer   The job of law enforcement isn’t easy. When a citizen contacts the Wright County Sheriff’s Department, he or she is often in an emergency situation. While the response times of law enforcement is a quick as humanly possible, at times it is up to quick-thinking Samaritans to save the [...]

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VFW burger, steak fry nights JUNE 6 – 28 — The Heinzen-Ditter Post, Veterans of Foreign Wars, will offer burger and steak fry nights to the public at the VFW clubhouse on Hamel Road at Brockton Lane (on the Hamel/ Plymouth border). Diners can eat in or take out from 5 to 7 p.m. Burger [...]

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