Wright County Sheriff Warns Of Tax Phone ScamsWith tax season here, a lot of scammers are hoping to get your hard-earned money. The Wright County Sheriff's Office said it's received about 20 calls a day stating supposed IRS employee are threatening to arrest people over unpaid taxes.
Maple Lake Ice Fishing Derby Canceled Due To Poor Ice ConditionsThis week's deep freeze won't be enough to save a popular Minnesota ice fishing tournament. The Maple Lake Ice Fishing Derby had already been rescheduled. Now, it's canceled for only the second time in its 41-year history.
Wright Co. K-9 Dies One Week Before RetirementA Wright County K-9 officer died Thursday night after suddenly collapsing while on duty. The sheriff's office announced on Facebook that Saber, a nine-year veteran of the department, died at a veterinary hospital after suffering a ruptured tumor.
Charges: Waverly Man Was Driving Drunk In Fatal Highway 12 CrashA 24-year-old Waverly man is accused of driving drunk in a head-on crash in Delano last week that left a mother of three dead, according to charges filed in Wright County Court.
Sheriff: Missing Wright Co. Woman Found SafeThe Wright County Sheriff's Office says a missing 34-year-old woman has been found safe. Jessica Olson's family said she was last heard from on Wednesday afternoon, and her car had been found abandoned.
Family Of Missing Wright Co. Woman Asks For Public's HelpThe family of a missing Wright County woman is asking for the public's help to find her. Jessica Miclow, 34, was last heard from on Wednesday afternoon. Her family says her car was found abandoned in Clearwater.
Sheriff: Body Of Adult Male Found Near MonticelloAuthorities say a body was found Sunday afternoon near Monticello in an area where they were searching for 24-year-old Tyler Berg. The Wright County Sheriff's Office said the body of an adult male was found at about 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Families Come Together In Search For Missing Loved OnesMore than 100 volunteers searched through the brush Friday as they combed their way through a 36-acre stretch of land in search for any signs of a missing St. Cloud man. "There seems to be a rash of younger people going missing," volunteer Kelly Kiffmeyer said. "It's just disconcerting to hear about."
Sheriff: 24-Year-Old St. Cloud Man Is Missing, Vehicle Found AbandonedThe Wright County Sheriff's Office is investigating the disappearance of a 24-year-old St. Cloud man.
Alcohol Cited As Factor In Man's Death After WeddingA medical examiner has determined that alcohol was a factor in the death of a man who went missing after a wedding reception in Otsego. Joe Brunn, 23, had been heading for a hotel that night when he went missing.
Monticello Mourns After Missing Man’s Body FoundA body recovered from the Mississippi River in Otsego Thursday afternoon was visually confirmed by investigators to be a 23-year-old Monticello man who had been missing since last Saturday. The Wright County Sheriff's Office says the body of Joe Brunn was found by volunteers in the river at about 11:30 a.m.
Otsego Family Sends Heartfelt Plea For Help In Search Of Missing ManThe Wright County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing man. Joseph Gerald Brunn, 23, has been missing since 2 a.m. Saturday morning.