Hagerty advances easily in Wright County Sheriff primary

Hennepin County Sheriff”s Office Deputy and Wright County resident Stacy Braun will challenge incumbent Sheriff Joe Hagerty in the Nov. 4 general election.

According to unofficial results posted on the Minnesota Secretary of State website, with all of Wright County’s 43 precincts reporting Tuesday night shortly after 11 p.m., Hagerty received 4,727 votes (74.34) percent to Braun’s 937 votes (14.54 percent).

Bruce Doney, a Wright County deputy since 2004, received 781 votes, or 12.12 percent.