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Pay hikes approved

Having previously completed contract negotiations for the upcoming school year, the Garrison School Board turned its attention to pay increases for other staff members.

Posted 5/21/14 (Wed) read more »

Two cited in mailbox incident

The allure of an attractive mailbox, coupled with a grudge over a business deal that turned sour is thought to be the reason two area men are now facing charges in the theft and destruction of a mailbox owned by Bruce and Michelle Rime of rural Garrison.

Posted 5/14/14 (Wed) read more »

Drug dogs making a difference

Drug dogs are well worth their bark and are taking a bite out of crime in the county. That’s the opinion of deputies of the McLean County Sheriff’s Department.

Posted 5/14/14 (Wed) read more »

City cleanup to be self-service

The City of Garrison will be offering free dumping in lieu of a citywide cleanup.

Posted 5/07/14 (Wed) read more »

It’s a go

A proposed comprehensive plan for the City of Garrison received the green light Monday night from the city council.

Posted 5/07/14 (Wed) read more »

New White Shield school planned

Monday evening plans were unveiled for a new K-grade 12 school in White Shield.

Posted 4/30/14 (Wed) read more »

Good things coming to White Shield

Over the past few years, there have been tangible signs that good things are coming to White Shield. Groundbreaking for the Awa’Hu Village housing project took place May of 2010. The housing development contains 40 residential lots.

Posted 4/30/14 (Wed) read more »

Heritage Center to unveil N.D. Newspaper Hall of Fame

The new, electronic North Dakota Newspaper Hall of Fame will be unveiled May 2 in dedication ceremonies at the North Dakota Heritage Center.

Posted 4/23/14 (Wed) read more »

Pulse of the public

North Dakota’s junior senator spent the better share of her day, Tuesday, in Garrison. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., stopped in Garrison on her way through from New Town where she gave a keynote address at MHA Nation’s Annual Bakken Oil and Gas Expo earlier in the day.

Posted 4/23/14 (Wed) read more »

Building permit process gets facelift

In the wake of some recent abuses of building permits, major changes could be on the horizon.

Posted 4/16/14 (Wed) read more »