wright county
The Wright County Planning Commission has scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, a public hearing on a proposed ordinance amendment relating to athletic complexes as accessories to commercial outdoor recreation uses. After the public hearing, the Planning Commission will make a recommendation and r...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
By John Holler [email protected]   For the last month, it has been known that sitting Wright County Commissioners Pat Sawatzke and Rose Thelen would be squaring off for one commissioner seat in November. At the Sept. 11 meeting of the Wright County Board, the gloves came off and the anim...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
Wright County Community Action (WCCA) is seeking “energetic individuals who are familiar with the needs of their neighborhoods and want to join WCCA in it mission to prevent and resolve conditions of poverty within the community.” The WCCA will hold an election for one consumer sector representa...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
By John Holler Underage drinking has been a problem for generations. Over time, laws have been enacted and enforced to target the underage drinkers and the adults that purchase alcohol for them. But a loophole in the law made it impossible to prosecute those who host parties in which underage drinki...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
By John Holler In 2011, during a time when Wright County was battered with numerous heavy rain storms that were enough to raise county lake levels, the Wright County Board of Commissioners enacted an emergency No Wake Zone on county lakes. A year later, at the Aug. 21 meeting of the county board, th...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
The following are some of the incidents reported by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office for the period ending Aug. 27: On Aug. 22, Hung Phi Dao, 18, of DELANO was arrested in Delano on the charge of fifth degree controlled substance violation. On Aug. 22, Huong Van Dao, 43, of DELANO was arrested i...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
The following is a list of some of the sentencing by the Wright County Court for the weeks of Aug. 13 and Aug. 20: William Lee Fiedler, 36, of ROCKFORD was sentenced Aug. 13 for gross misdemeanor domestic assault to 365 days jail, $3,000 fine; 339 days, $2,700 stayed for three years on conditions of...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
The primary vote is in for Wright County Dist. 4 Commissioner. This is a new district that includes Precinct 1A in St. Michael (west of County Rd. 19), Albertville, Hanover, Rockford and Rockford Township. Mary Wetter of Rockford Township received the most votes, at 229. Mike Potter of Albertville r...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow
Don't Miss A Thing!

Our news stories are now available through email. Simply enter your email address below and click “Subscribe” to see the new stories every day.

×