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Birds will be singing

A meadowlark, resting high in a cottonwood tree, proudly sings out a joyful tune.

Posted 6/11/14 (Wed) read more »

Idiot on the Prairie to perform at Relay

McLean County’s own "Idiot on the Prairie" will be returning to the stage next Friday, June 13, to entertain the crowd attending the Relay For Life activities in Underwood, performing two sets starting at 7:30 and 9:30 pm at Comet Field.

Posted 6/04/14 (Wed) read more »

Introducing...Wilton’s new city auditor

There is a new smiling face behind the desk at Wilton’s city hall.

Posted 6/04/14 (Wed) read more »

County roads to undergo repairs

After the long winter and late spring thaw, many roads in McLean County are in need of a little TLC.

Posted 5/28/14 (Wed) read more »

Honoring our veterans

The streets of Washburn were decorated to the nines with red, white and blue on Monday.

Posted 5/28/14 (Wed) read more »

Out of the weeds

With limited information other than that of local residents, an interesting story about an old WWI veteran by the name of George Maxwell...

Posted 5/22/14 (Thu) read more »

You only live once

Thirteen years of studying and perseverance will finally pay off for the Washburn High School class of 2014.

Posted 5/22/14 (Thu) read more »

Hansen shines as distinguished student

Wearing a silver medallion around her neck, Kenady Hansen looks like a natural, as though she’s "been there, done that" a time or two.

Posted 5/14/14 (Wed) read more »

Wilton High School graduation

After years of hard work and dedication, the Wilton High School senior class is ready to walk across the stage and receive their diplomas.

Posted 5/14/14 (Wed) read more »

51st Annual Masonic Banquet

Masons are a group of men who enjoy sharing the virtues of honesty, morality, integrity and tolerance.

Posted 5/08/14 (Thu) read more »