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Hamel Lions Flea Market SUNDAYS THROUGH OCT. 27 — The Hamel Lions Flea Market will be open on Sundays through Oct. 27 in the parking lot of the Medina Entertainment Center, 500 Hwy. 55, Medina. Bargain hunters can visit the market from 6 a.m. to noon. The Flea Market will be closed on May 12 […]

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The following are some of the incidents reported by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office for the periods ending July 22 and 29: On July 20, Carlos Navarez Ordonez, 32, of DELANO was arrested in Delano on the charge of first degree criminal sexual conduct. On July 20, Joshua Alan Walker, 24, of ROCKFORD was arrested […]

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A Mega Jump BMX bicycling stunt show is one of the new additions to the Wright County Fair, coming July 31 to Aug. 4 to the county fairgrounds in Howard Lake. The Twin Cities Fantasy Factory Mega Jump Bicycling Stunt Show will be on site Friday, Aug. 2, at 4, 6 and 8 p.m. and […]

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She spends hours and hours in a house whose occupants have been deceased for varying degrees of decades and, in the case of the builder, over a century. She’s read their diaries, traces their time-lines, and keeps tabs on as many of their personal belongings as she can get her hands on. Ask her a […]

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by John Holler Back in 1972, Wright County Sheriff Darrell Wolff began the process of contracting out deputy patrol hours with cities in the county — at the shockingly reasonable rate of $3.65 an hour. More than 40 years later, the Wright County Sheriff’s Department is still contracting with cities for patrol hours, but, as […]

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Hamel Lions Flea Market SUNDAYS THROUGH OCT. 27 — The Hamel Lions Flea Market will be open on Sundays through Oct. 27 in the parking lot of the Medina Entertainment Center, 500 Hwy. 55, Medina. Bargain hunters can visit the market from 6 a.m. to noon. The Flea Market will be closed on May 12 […]

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by John Holler SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Over the years, former County Commissioner Jack Russek would jokingly claim the only reason he was the county board member on the planning commission was because “I drew the short straw.” While that wasn’t true, it was a difficult job at best. Whether members of the planning commission or […]

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