The bond issue contains two portions: judgment and equipment. The $6 million judgment bond portion of the issue includes $5.75 million for the FiberNet settlement and $250,000 for issuance, capitalized interest and 1 percent underwriter’s discount. The $510,000 equipment portion includes $500,000 for a fire truck and plow truck and $10,000 for issuance costs and a 1 percent underwriter’s discount.
Wright County Attorney’s Report Melinda Ann Cunningham, 34, of Monticello, sentenced Oct. 6 for gross misdemeanor second degree DWI to 365 days jail; 344 days stayed for two years on conditions of probation, serve 21 days jail, pay $75 public defender co-payment, attend awareness panel for impaired drivers, complete a level II driving program and [...]
Monticello City Councilmembers offered a pre-meeting moment of silence Monday night to remember long-time public servant and community leader Rod Dragsten, who died unexpectedly Oct. 6. He was 61 years old. “This is a big loss for Monticello. He will be dearly missed by all of us,” said Mayor Clint Herbst.
Monticello classic car lover Maryann Peterson enjoyed the broadcast spotlight earlier this week with her appearance on Discovery Channel’s “Fast N’ Loud.” Peterson’s encounter with reality TV show host and automotive mastermind Richard Rawlings was broadcast Monday night, Oct. 13.