To help boaters prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS), the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is adding more than 200 “clean-and-drain” areas to statewide public water access sites this summer, including six public water access sites on lakes throughout Wright County. The special areas will act as visual reminders to boaters to [...]
Monticello Riverfest Committee members Tom Moores, Dan Anselment and Tom Grossnickle joined Joel Erickson from Moon Motors and LeRoy Miller, fellow Riverfest Committee member, during the July 30 presentation of two new 2013 Honda Metropolitan Scooters won by a team from the Verizon Wireless World store on Seventh Street East. Also pictured from Verizon are Mary Jo Nelson, Pam Kappendahl, Michael Beran and Travis McNellis. (Photo by Tim Hennagir)
This map graphic shows the proposed site plan improvements at the former Monticello Kmart location that have been requested by Marshall-based Runnings, which operates 31 farm and fleet retail stores throughout Minnesota, the Dakotas and Montana. The company wants to take site ownership later this month (Map Graphic Courtesy City of Monticello)
This CentraCare Health-Monticello sign was installed in late June as a final step involved with the transition from the New River Medical Center. CentraCare Health – Monticello will reopen a birth center in December, hospital officials announced Tuesday in a press release.
Pig races at the Wright County Fair remain a popular event. The 143rd Annual Wright County Fair returns this coming week in Howard Lake. (Photo Courtesy Wright County Fair Board)