Polling places in Wright County have closed. The Monticello Times will start updating tallies from the following races throughout the night as results become available: Wright County Sheriff, Monticello mayoral, Monticello City Council, Monticello-Big Lake Hospital District. —Managing Editor Tim Hennagir—
A campaign sign placement kerfuffle involving the hotly contest Monticello mayor’s race took an interesting twist Monday after a call to law enforcement.
The Wright County Sheriff’s Office responded to a civil complaint call for service at 9:30 a.m. that reported opposition signs belonging to Kirk Kjellberg were being removed by Monticello mayoral candidate Glen Posusta.
For several years, Wright County has been involved with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s “Toward Zero Deaths” campaign (formerly known as “Safe and Sober”). While the name has changed, there is a new emphasis being added to the program – the dangers of texting and driving. At the Oct. 14 meeting of the Wright […]
The candidates expressed their views on FiberNet, redevelopment of the city’s downtown and other city issues Monday, Oct. 20, at a candidate forum sponsored by the Monticello Chamber of Commerce & Industry at the Monticello Community Center.