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The Wright County Highway Department advises motorists to drive very cautiously when traveling on Wright County Highways this week due to icy patches and blowing and drifting snow.  This advisory covers all Wright County Highways. While Wright County does not anticipate any highway closures at this time, quickly drifting snow is encroaching driving lanes, Wright [...]

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GOP and DFL leaders of the Minnesota House and Senate Feb. 19 answered questions from the press about the legislative session that starts Feb. 25. You can watch that discussion streamed here. The upcoming session is expected to be quite lively, with center stage issues being the minimum wage debate, ongoing issues with MNsure, a [...]

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Thanks to technological advancements, the way of doing business has changed in many respects. The home phone is going the way of the dinosaur. Computers have replaced many of the old-school forms of communication and the image quality of photos, whether from cameras or mobile devices, have become increasingly more advanced. At the Feb. 4 [...]

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By Paul Rignell Contributing writer The Sherburne County Board on Feb. 11 will consider a contract with Springsted consultants, of St. Paul, after county staff advised at a board workshop Feb. 5 that a strategic plan should be in place for furthering economic development. County Assessor and Economic Development Specialist Dan Weber said at the [...]

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Monticello council members have unanimously approved a Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) traffic detour agreement for Chelsea Road, which will be the designated city street detour route during the I-94 reconstruction project. Motorists will use Chelsea Road to access the County Highway 18 interchange when the interchange at Highway 25 is closed. Shibani Bisson, senior [...]

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