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Join Washburn elementary for Christmas concert

The Washburn elementary students have been working hard on the annual Christmas concert, which is being presented to the public at 7:30 p.m.

Posted 12/07/11 (Wed) read more »

City employees not expected to survey property

The Washburn City Commission continues to look over buildings and other structures going up without proper permits.

Posted 11/30/11 (Wed) read more »

One-Act team takes fourth at state

One of the finest performances with one of the youngest groups of students at Washburn High School brought the team of 20 Washburn students a fourth place finish at the State B one-act competition.

Posted 11/30/11 (Wed) read more »

A more fitness-friendly Memorial Building

It’s been some time since Washburn has had a fitness facility for residents to pump iron or run up a good sweat.

Posted 11/22/11 (Tue) read more »

Pageantry: More than just a great smile

The back stage of the Miss Grand Forks Scholarship Pageant is a place where Kayla Wiese never wanted to be.

Posted 11/22/11 (Tue) read more »

Answering the call

You see him zipping up and down the streets of Washburn in his K&D Services work truck.

Posted 11/16/11 (Wed) read more »

Flag retirement starts new tradition

It became clear to the Wilton American Legion that the Wilton community cares about the symbol of freedom when on Saturday morning they had three boxes of American flags to retire.

Posted 11/16/11 (Wed) read more »

Interior storage face lift pending for Wilton

Celebrations and assorted events held at Wilton’s Memorial Hall have brought people from the community and across the nation together for many years.

Posted 11/09/11 (Wed) read more »

Covering the Kennedys took a toll on Washburn native

Clint Hill, a Washburn native, is best known for his work as a Secret Service agent assigned to protect Jackie Kennedy on the scene the day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated Nov. 22, 1963.

Posted 11/09/11 (Wed) read more »

Coal Conversion Counties share concerns

EPA control, a vote to do away with property taxes and the growth of the oil industry were all major topics for discussion during the annual Coal Conversion Counties meeting held Wednesday night at Washburn’s Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center.

Posted 11/02/11 (Wed) read more »