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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Seeking citizen rep. for library board: Deadline extended

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The Wright County Board of Commissioners has extended the applicant deadline for a citizen representative on the Great River Regional Library Board of Trustees. Applicants from the northeast portion of the County are encouraged to apply.

The Great River Re...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Wright County Long Range Transportation Plan Open House

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Join us at the Wright County Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) Open House on Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  The Open House meeting will be held at the Wright County Highway Department Building at 3600 Braddock Ave. N...

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

Tips for Driving Near Snow Plows

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The Wright County Highway Department would like to remind citizens to be cautious when driving near snowplows. Last year in Minnesota alone, there were 58 reported vehicle crashes involving snowplows. Most crashes are due to following a snowplow too close...

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Wright County News
Posted on: February 11, 2019

County and Court Offices Closed in Observance of Presidents Day

Wright County and Court offices will be closed in observance of the Presidents Day holiday on Monday, February 18, 2019. Doors will reopen on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 8:00 A.M.

Wright County News
Posted on: December 11, 2018

Driving tips for roundabouts

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The center portion of a mini roundabout is called a truck apron. While cars navigating the turns should remain in their lanes, trucks use this space to accommodate their turning radius. 

Remember to always yield to pedestrians in the crosswalk, yi...

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Wright County News
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Justice Center construction on live video

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The new Justice Center is co-located with the existing Law Enforcement Center and jail for secure inmate transfer to courts. The 150,562 sq. ft. facility includes nine advanced-technology courtrooms. The building also features full security screening, dir...

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Wright County News
Posted on: October 31, 2018

Longer wait times at the License Bureau are the new normal

BUFFALO, MN -- Renewing one’s driver’s license used to be a quick errand to do during lunch. Those days are likely gone, say officials at the Wright County License Bureau.

Why is the wait so long? Previously, the County License Bureau t...

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Wright County News
Posted on: November 7, 2018

Election Results

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Find Wright County results in County, City, Township, School District and other races by clicking this link.

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Wright County News
Posted on: October 10, 2018

2019 County Budget Presentation

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Wright County Commissioners have been presenting the 2019 Preliminary Budget at various meetings throughout the county.See the 2019 preliminary budget slideshow

You can also read the details in the press release below:

Wright County Board Approves Prelimina...

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Wright County News
Posted on: August 24, 2018

CSAH 38 Construction Project UPDATE

County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 38 Construction Project Update

Work on County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 38 in Otsego, from Odean Avenue to TH 101, is scheduled to begin the first part of September 2018. The prime contractor on this project is Fehn Companies...

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