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By John Holler Contributing Writer Every generation has dealt with the scourge of the spreading of drugs among our youth. From marijuana to LSD to cocaine to prescription drugs to methamphetamine, there has always been a new drug that has taken over the youth culture. At the Jan. 13 meeting of the W...Read More
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The view from the back seat of a squad car would not put anyone in the holiday mood, but for 2,537 motorists arrested for drunk driving in Minnesota over the past month, it was better than being involved in a serious crash. The arrests are part of an enhanced DWI enforcement campaign from Nov. 26 [....Read More
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Fiber arts exhibit THROUGH JAN. 30 — The Friends of the Delano Public Library is holding its fourth annual fiber arts exhibit through Jan. 30 at the library during library hours. Fiber Arts includes any work that involves sewing, knitting, embroidery, rug hooking, felting, crocheting, weaving, cro...Read More
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The Wright County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warning regarding recent burglaries in St. Michael and Albertville. On Thursday, Jan. 15, the Sheriff’s Office responded to two separate burglaries in the cities of St. Michael and Albertville. “The Sheriff’s Office has reason to believe that b...Read More
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Wright County Cares is hosting a community forum Thursday, Jan. 22, at the Buffalo High School Performing Arts Center, 877 Bison Blvd., Buffalo. Three major organizations — Wright County Sheriff, MEADA Colition of Wright County, and Safe Communities of Wright County — unite to inform, protect, a...Read More
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By John Holler Contributing Writer As an annual rite of passage, the first Wright County Board meeting of every calendar year is opened by Auditor/Treasurer Bob Hiivala. Under state law, there is no county board chairman until a preliminary vote has taken place. That ritual was repeated Jan. 6 and t...Read More
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By John Holler Contributing Writer In what is perhaps the most important single decision of the Wright County Board of Commissioners, at the Jan. 6 meeting of the board, the commissioners handed out committee assignments for 2015. While the general public typically only sees the commissioners at the...Read More
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Fiber arts exhibit THROUGH JAN. 30 — The Friends of the Delano Public Library is holding its fourth annual fiber arts exhibit through Jan. 30 at the library during library hours. Fiber Arts includes any work that involves sewing, knitting, embroidery, rug hooking, felting, crocheting, weaving, cro...Read More
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