Highway Department

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Posted on: October 8, 2014

CSAH 19/37 Intersection Improvements

Intersection maintenance improvements are scheduled to begin the evening of Wednesday, October 15 in Albertville at the junction of CSAH 19 (LaBeaux Ave NE) and CSAH 37 (61st Street NE), just south of I-94. Work includes milling the existing bituminous su...Read on...

Posted on: September 18, 2014

Hwy 12 Lane Closure West of Delano

Beginning Wed, Sep 24, Hwy 12 west of Delano will be be reduced intermittently to a single lane during non-rush hours for improvements to the road. All lanes of Hwy 12 will re-open in mid-Oct. Pls contact the City of Delano for more info: 763-972-0550

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, placin...Read on...

Sheriff News Releases

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Posted on: October 21, 2014

Christopher Rossing Death Investigation

Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that the disappearance of Christopher Rossing is now being handled as a death investigation.

On Monday October 13th the Wright County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at the Robert Nuttall and Gwen Butcher residen...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Wright County Sheriff Activity Report for period ending October 20, 2014

On October 13, Troy Elliott Bye, 20, of Plymouth, was arrested in Hennepin County on a Wright County warrant for liquor consumption under 21.

On October 13, Cameron James Agnew, 23, of Osseo, was arrested in Buffalo on Wright County warrants for sell t...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2014

Christopher Rossing missing person update

Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Monday, October 13th, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a residence located at 22164 150th St in Hutchinson MN in connection to the Christopher Rossing missing person case. The Sheriff’s Of...Read on...

Posted on: October 10, 2014

Wright County Sheriff’s Office request for the public’s assistance in locating missing person

The Wright County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the assistance of the public in locating Christopher Michael Rossing. On August 26 2014 Christopher Rossing, age 25 of Albion Township, was reported missing. Rossing was last seen frequenting several bars i...Read on...

Wright County News

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Posted on: October 10, 2014

Wright Mental Health "Talk About It" Campaign Contest

This contest is for Wright County High School Students. Create a public service announcement in a DVD format lasting approximately 2 – 3 minutes, which focuses on mental health. See attached Contest Criteria and Entry Form for more details.

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Posted on: September 16, 2014

Kids Safe Online Poster Contest

MN.IT Services sponsors the annual Minnesota Kids Safe Online Poster Contest. The contest allows kids to creatively share their knowledge about Internet safety.

Winning entries of the Minnesota contest are sent forward to a national competition sponso...Read on...

MN.IT Kids Safe Program
Posted on: September 15, 2014

Request for Proposals-Active Transportation Plan for Benton, Sherburne, Stearns and Wright Counties

The Public Health Departments of Benton, Sherburne, Stearns and Wright County have partnered together under the Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) grant on a regional active transportation effort. We are seeking proposals to develop a Regional Ac...Read on...

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Got a great Wright County photo?

The county is looking for photos to spruce up the new website. We are especially interested in photos of recognizable features within the county, but all photos submitted will be considered.

Any photographs selected will include an acknowledgement of t...Read on...

Submit a Photograph