Highway Department

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Posted on: August 27, 2014

CR 107 Now OPEN

CR 107, in Middleville Township, 2,000 feet west of CR 7 and between Ireland Ave. SW and Ingram Ave. SW, has been reopened to all traffic.

Posted on: July 25, 2014

CSAH 33 Construction Update

Construction activity for the pavement preservation project on CSAH 33 between Buffalo and Rockford began August 12, 2014. Work on this project involves reclaiming the existing pavement and paving two layers of hot mix asphalt pavement. The first layer of...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

Unauthorized Signs Not Allowed in the Right of Way

"As the weather warms, we usually see a significant increase in advertising signs and items for sale placed illegally along county roadways," said Virgil Hawkins, Wright County’s Highway Engineer.

According to Minnesota State Statute, placing signs or...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2014

2014 Wright County Highway Construction Projects

The Wright County Highway Department staff is responsible for the maintenance of over 511 miles of county highways and 39 county bridges. The 2014 Construction Program includes approximately 30 miles of Pavement Preservation (bituminous overlay - new pave...Read on...

Map of Construction Projects

Sheriff News Releases

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Posted on: August 27, 2014

Missing Persons Report

On 08-26-14 the Wright County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a Missing Person. Family reported that Christopher Michael Rossing 04-26-89 has not been seen or heard from since Friday afternoon, (08-22-14).

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Posted on: August 25, 2014

Wright County Sheriff Activity Report for period ending August 25, 2014

On August 17, Peter Kigano Gathiru, 40, of Fife, WA, was arrested in Clearwater on the charge of disorderly conduct.

On August 18, Adam John Morton, 32, of St. Francis, was arrested in Montrose on a Stearns County warrant for theft.

On August 18, Mi...Read on...


Wright County News

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Posted on: August 25, 2014

Closure of County Buildings For Labor Day

Wright County Government buildings will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 for Labor Day. County facilities will reopen on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 8:00 A.M.

Posted on: August 20, 2014

Wright County Auction

The Auction will be held at the Public Works facility located at 1901 Hwy 25 N. Buffalo, MN. It will begin at 10:00 AM, with inspection of items beginning at 9:15 AM.

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Posted on: August 21, 2014

Help for Wright County Residents Affected by June 2014 Floods

Minnesota Housing provides loans up to $70,000 if your home or rental property was damaged in the June floods. Funds are for capital improvements that return the home to pre-disaster or comparable condition.

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Posted on: July 11, 2014

Disaster Relief for Minnesota Veterans and Families

Veterans, their families, and surviving spouses may be eligible for a disaster relief grant of up to $1,000 if they have not received other state or federal assistance. Application deadline is August 31, 2014. For additional information please contact the...Read on...

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