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Water treatment workers install new membrane

The human body is composed of 60 to 70 percent water.

Posted 7/20/10 (Tue) read more »

City plans for streets, future trial

Washburn city commissioners discussed issues in all of the commissioners portfolios including street improvements and a future trial.

Posted 7/20/10 (Tue) read more »

Interpretive Center expansion will surprise

Deep in the basement of the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center lie hundreds of artifacts from the area that only a handful of people have had the pleasure of viewing.

Posted 7/14/10 (Wed) read more »

Remembering Ingersoll School 125 years later

It would have been easy enough to forget about the old Ingersoll School north of Washburn and let all the memories die with it.

Posted 7/14/10 (Wed) read more »

NFL students have plenty to talk about

Sometimes waiting until the last moment can have positive results.

Posted 7/07/10 (Wed) read more »

Commissioners for Lewis & Clark expansion, against variance

A proposed $3.5 million expansion to the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center lies in the hands of Washburn city commissioners as they are asked to allow a variance to the setback of the expansion.

Posted 7/07/10 (Wed) read more »

Commission considers budget and Blue Flint tax exemption request

McLean County commissioners discussed various budget issues and Blue Flint’s tax exemption request during the June 21 meeting.

Posted 6/30/10 (Wed) read more »

Cannon ball! Join your friends at the pool

When Cody Blazek, 10, comes to the Washburn Swimming Pool it’s about more then getting wet.

Posted 6/30/10 (Wed) read more »

What’s in a name?

Another Lewis and Clark Days celebration has come and gone marking the 14th year in a row as Lewis and Clark Days, which follows 16 years straight years as Riverboat Days.

Posted 6/23/10 (Wed) read more »

Thousands found fun at Lewis and Clark Days

It seems that the past month has been fairly consistent in raining nearly every other day.

Posted 6/23/10 (Wed) read more »