Assessor

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1. What does the Assessor do?
2. What is market value?
3. How does the Assessor determine market value?

Child Care Licensing

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1. What do I have to do to become a licensed provider?
2. How long does it take to become licensed?
3. How do I get a list of child care providers for my city?
4. How do I make a complaint regarding a licensed provider?
5. How do I report an illegal, unlicensed provider?
6. Am I able to use another product other than bleach and water to disinfect the diapering surface?

Child Foster Care

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1. Do I have to live in Wright County?
2. Do I have to live in a house?
3. Do I have to be married?
4. How old do I need to be?
5. Can I work outside of my home?
6. Who pays for the child's medical expenses?
7. Who provides transportation to clients for appointments?
8. Can a foster child share a bedroom with my child?
9. How long do foster children stay in foster homes?
10. Can I adopt a foster child?
11. Will I be paid for taking care of a foster child?
12. Are family foster care payments taxable income?

Child Protection

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1. How do I make a Child Protection report?
2. What is the after hours phone number for reporting abuse or neglect?
3. At what age can I leave my child home alone?
4. I live in Wright County, but my child resides in another county. Where do I report abuse or neglect?
5. How old can a child be to babysit?
6. How can I get custody or visitation changed?
7. Can I file an Order for Protection (OFP) at Human Services or with Child Protection?

County Attorney

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1. How do I get a hold of my Public Defender?
2. How do I get my record expunged?
3. Who do I call regarding a landlord-tenant issue?
4. Where can I find a legal form for my court case?
5. Does the County Attorney's Office handle divorces?
6. Who do I call regarding driver's license information?

General FAQs

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1. What hours are the Wright County offices open?
2. Where can I find County Buildings?
3. Where can I park when I visit the Government Center?
4. How can I find tax information for my property?
5. Can I pay my property taxes online?

Intake / Resource / Family Intervention Services

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1. How do I apply for Financial Assistance, Medical Assistance, Food Stamps, or Emergency Assistance?
2. How do I apply for a social worker, and how do I know if I qualify for services?
3. I have a mentally ill family member. Can I apply for services for them?
4. How do I make a Vulnerable Adult report?
5. How do I make a Child Protection report?
6. How do I apply for mediation?
7. If I do not have transportation to my doctor's appointment, who can I call for a ride?
8. How do I apply to do day care in my home?
9. How do I apply to do child foster care in my home?
10. How do I apply to do adult foster care in my home?
11. How do I apply for Medical Assistance for a disabled child that is over the income guidelines?

Law Library

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1. I am an unmarried father and I want visitation or custody of my biological child. What are my rights?
2. I am an unmarried parent. What are my rights regarding my child?
3. I am confused about the difference between physical vs. legal custody in a divorce case.
4. Where can I get forms to get custody of my child?
5. I lost my job or have a change in my income. How can I change the amount I pay for child support?
6. How do I apply for or renew my Minnesota Notary Public Commission?
7. I've been charged with a crime and I need legal advice, but I can't afford to hire an attorney. Will the county appoint one for me?
8. I need legal advice on a divorce or custody case. Can the county appoint me a lawyer?
9. I need to file a small claim against someone. How do I go about doing that?

Mental Health

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1. How do I get help with my mental illness?
2. I have a doctor's statement of need for commitment. What is it, and who can help?
3. What if I have not received my Social Welfare monies?
4. My social worker is out, and I need to talk to someone. Who should I call?
5. How do I apply for Medical Assistance or TEFRA?
6. The school wants my child in Day Treatment. What is Day Treatment?
7. What are the possible resources or services you can provide or help me access?
8. Does the County pay for Camp?
9. School is recommending my child gets a case manager. What does that mean?
10. I need housing, who do I call?

Permit to Carry a Pistol in Minnesota

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1. Where can I apply for a permit to carry a pistol?
2. Can I apply for a permit to carry if I am not a U.S. citizen but have permanent resident alien status in the United States?
3. Where can I get a permit to carry application?
4. Can I apply for my permit by mail?
5. What are the requirements for getting a permit to carry?
6. What is the process for obtaining or renewing my permit to carry?
7. When is a permit to carry not required?
8. Where can I find a list of approved firearms training classes?
9. If I am a non-resident on MN, must I take an approved firearms training class in Minnesota in order to get a permit?
10. Do members of the military need to take additional firearms training in order to apply for a permit to carry?
11. What is the cost for a permit to carry?
12. How long do I have to wait to get my permit?
13. How long is my permit valid?
14. Can I get an emergency permit to carry?
15. What would prevent me from getting a permit to carry?
16. Where is my Minnesota permit valid?
17. Do I need to have my permit card with me when carrying a pistol?
18. Do I have to disclose to a peace officer that I am a permit holder and carrying a firearm?
19. Do I need to notify the Sheriff’s Office when I move?
20. Does the address on my permit to carry need to match the address on my drivers license?
21. If I have a permit to carry a pistol, do I have to conceal the pistol?
22. If I do not want to conceal my pistol, can I carry a pistol without a permit if it is not concealed?
23. If I have a permit to carry a pistol, do I need to apply for a permit to purchase if I want to purchase a handgun?
24. Where am I prohibited from carrying my pistol?
25. Can my landlord restrict me from carrying or possessing firearms on residence premises?
26. Can I prohibit firearms in my private residence?
27. If I am a resident of a state that does not have reciprocity with Minnesota, but have a permit to carry from a state that does, may I carry in Minnesota?
28. How can I legally transport a firearm without obtaining a permit to carry?
29. Is there a public list of permit to carry holders or can I call local law enforcement to find out which individuals in my community have a permit to carry?
30. When my 5 year permit is about to expire, do I need to retake the approved firearms training class before I apply for a renewal permit?
31. Where do I renew my permit to carry?

Public Health

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1. Where can I find the Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Van schedule?
2. What is the phone number for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)?
3. Where can I purchase a radon test kit?
4. Where can I get a list of child care providers in Wright County?
5. Who do I contact regarding birth control?
6. Who do I call if I think my child (birth - age 2) may have special needs?
7. Who do I call if I have no insurance and need to go to a doctor?
8. Where can I get a free or low cost mammogram or pap screening?
9. What is the Minnesota Child Car Seat Law?
10. What immunizations (shots) do children need and when?
11. Where can I find information on health issues relating to international travel?
12. What immunizations (shots) do adults need and when?
13. Where can I find information on vaccine safety?
14. Who can answer questions on immunization issues?
15. Where can I get a record of immunizations that were given to me or my child?
16. Where can I recycle my expired or damaged car seat?

Radon

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1. What is radon?
2. What are the health effects associated with Radon?
3. Where can I purchase a radon test kit?
4. Why is radon a common problem in Minnesota homes?
5. How does radon get into our homes?
6. What happens after radon enters a home?
7. What is an "acceptable" level of radon in the air?
8. How can I find out if my home has a radon problem?
9. How can I fix my home if it does have elevated levels of radon?
10. How do I choose a radon mitigation contractor? How much will it cost?

Sheriff - Admin

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1. How can I get a copy of a police or accident report?
2. Where do I get information on obtaining a Permit to Carry a Pistol?
3. How do I get a permit to purchase a handgun?
4. How do I pick up recovered stolen property?
5. What does a Victim / Witness Coordinator do?
6. How do I contact your Victim / Witness Coordinator?
7. How do I compliment, or express a concern about a Wright County Sheriff's office employee?

Sheriff - Bailiff

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1. What's the difference between a jury trial and a court trial?
2. Why can't I have my hearing taken care of in one day?
3. Do I qualify for a public defender?

Sheriff - Civil Process

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1. What does the Sheriff's office charge to serve a civil process?
2. Does the Sheriff serve all civil process papers?
3. What is the process for getting a tenant evicted from my rental property?

Sheriff - Communications

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1. When do I call 911?
2. When do I call 763-682-1162?
3. What happens if I call 911 from my cell phone?

Sheriff - Community Service

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1. What is Community Policing?
2. What is Neighborhood Watch?
3. Tell me more about D.A.R.E.

Sheriff - Corrections

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1. How do I deposit money on an inmate's account?
2. How do I leave a message for an inmate?
3. What are the jail visiting hours?
4. What is the "Huber Law"?
5. What is the average daily population in the Wright County Jail?
6. What is "Pay-for-Stay"?
7. Who's in jail?
8. I need my fingerprints for a non-criminal matter. How do I get that done?

Sheriff - Criminal Investigations

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1. What are the most common crimes in Wright County?
2. Who do I call if I have information on a crime?
3. What types of surfaces are best for developing latent prints?
4. Who do I call if I have a question or concern about the law enforcement contract or a deputy working in my city?
5. What is "Sentence to Service"?
6. Does Wright County prosecute worthless checks?
7. Does the Sheriff's office collect money for the worthless checks?
8. What do I do if I receive a worthless check and want to have it prosecuted?
9. What type of worthless checks are not considered criminal and cannot be prosecuted?

Sheriff - Narcotics

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1. Is the problem of illegal drugs in Wright County better or worse than other places?
2. What is the most common illegal drug found in Wright County?
3. Who would I contact if I had information about some suspected drug activity?

Sheriff - Patrol

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1. What services does the Sheriff's office provide for in the law enforcement contract?
2. How is contracting different than having our own police department?
3. How can I contact a deputy who handled my complaint?

Sheriff - Warrants - Transports

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1. How many warrants are issued in Wright County each year?
2. Why does the court issue a warrant?
3. How many juvenile runaways are reported each year in Wright County?