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Elevator merger is put on hold

The proposed merger of the Falkirk Farmers Elevator and Hazen Farmers Elevator with CHS/Garrison Farmers Union Elevator could fall through.

Posted 4/18/12 (Wed) read more »

WAEDA welcomes Gary Satern

During a time that Gary Satern likens to “nine months in a pressure cooker,” he referred to Washburn as a place of escape and solitude.

Posted 4/11/12 (Wed) read more »

River Ag nears completion

Two guys sitting around drinking coffee can be a dangerous thing.

Posted 4/11/12 (Wed) read more »

WAEDA views studies

Representatives from Praxis Strategy Group were present to talk with the Washburn Area Economic Development Association and went over the Housing Feasibility Study and Motel Feasibility Study.

Posted 4/04/12 (Wed) read more »

Voting centers cut to three

Come the June Primary Election, if voters want to go to the poll to cast their ballot, they will only have three choices – Washburn, Garrison and Turtle Lake.

Posted 4/04/12 (Wed) read more »

Ready, set, plant

Let the planting season begin – and it's still March. Last year, most farmers were lucky to get into the field by May.

Posted 3/28/12 (Wed) read more »

Wilton Farmers Union Elevator Co. plans annual meeting

There's a lot to be proud of at the Wilton Farmers Union Elevator Co according to the locally owned cooperative's board members and general manager.

Posted 3/28/12 (Wed) read more »

Washburn FFA members highly trained

“I believe that American agriculture can and will hold true to the best traditions of our national life and that I can exert an influence in my home and community which will stand solid for my part in that inspiring task.”

Posted 3/21/12 (Wed) read more »

WAEDA makes offer for new director

The Washburn Area Economic Development Association decided they would seek to contract Gary Satern as an economic development consultant.

Posted 3/21/12 (Wed) read more »

Dollars for Scholars event shimmers for crowds

Was it the list of celebrities, the great food or the bright lights of Vegas Nights that brought out the crowds last Saturday night?

Posted 3/14/12 (Wed) read more »