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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 »

Commission: No negotiating on Heritage Heights cost

The recent interest in lots in the Heritage Heights subdivision meant Washburn City Commissioners had to answer to developers looking to get a deal.

Posted 3/14/12 (Wed) read more »

WAEDA moves to five member board

The Washburn Area Economic Development Association board knows its no easy road after losing it’s director, but things continue to move forward as the board regroups.

Posted 3/07/12 (Wed) read more »

Elvis, Cher to highlight Dollars for Scholars event

If you were planning on taking a trip to Vegas over the weekend, you were probably looking at a pretty hefty bill.

Posted 3/07/12 (Wed) read more »

Merger approved

With a vote of 61-1 it was clear the voting members of Falkirk Farmers Elevator, Hazen Elevator and CHS/Garrison Farmers Union Elevator agreed that a merger was in their best interest.

Posted 2/29/12 (Wed) read more »

Center to Grand Forks line nears construction phase

Along the 250-mile route of the proposed Center to Grand Forks Minnkota transmission line, about 73 percent of land owners have approved of it spanning their property.

Posted 2/29/12 (Wed) read more »

Economic development in question in Washburn

Members of the Washburn Area Economic Development Association and the Washburn City Commission are looking for the future and what it might bring in terms of economic development in the city.

Posted 2/22/12 (Wed) read more »

Investors ready to move on Heritage Heights

Interest in Heritage Heights lots is clear as several investment opportunities came up during the last regular meeting of the Washburn City Commission.

Posted 2/22/12 (Wed) read more »

Merger touted as ‘win-win’

Later this month, patron members of Falkirk Farmers Elevator Company will decide the future of their co-op.

Posted 2/15/12 (Wed) read more »