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CANDISC turns 20

Twenty years ago, Fort Stevenson State Park was a mere shadow of what it is today.

Posted 8/02/12 (Thu) read more »

Drug bust in rural area

One female from Deering, N.D., a male from Stockdale, Texas, and another female from Interlochen, Mich., were taken into custody following a drug search recently northeast of Garrison.

Posted 7/25/12 (Wed) read more »

Bringing care to a new level

Just over 43 years ago, the Garrison Nursing Home welcomed its first seven residents. Over the years, the facility has undergone numerous changes.

Posted 7/25/12 (Wed) read more »

Derby time is here

It’s time to launch the boats. Anglers are ready to take to the waters of Lake Sakakawea in hopes of being in the right place at the right time, using the right kind of bait and having a little bit of luck.

Posted 7/19/12 (Thu) read more »

Board pay kept at $100 per meeting

They were in the minority: Two members of the Garrison School Board said they thought the compensation for attending meetings was excessive.

Posted 7/19/12 (Thu) read more »

Police contract OK’d

It went by with barely a whisper. The Garrison City Council approved the contract with the McLean County Sheriff’s Department. And it took about that long to approve the 2013 contract of $99,461.

Posted 7/12/12 (Thu) read more »

State gets handle on oil spills

Emergency plans to react to an oil spill were in their infancy 15 months ago. Today they’ve grown – and continue to grow – into a plan to protect the region.

Posted 7/12/12 (Thu) read more »

Playground project gets financial boost from council

A proposed new playground – geared exclusively for toddlers – received a financial shot in the arm Monday night in Garrison City Council Chambers.

Posted 7/05/12 (Thu) read more »

Gackle remembered as outstanding journalist, publisher

Don Gackle’s death this past Sunday leaves behind a lifetime of achievements.

Posted 7/05/12 (Thu) read more »

It’s a lucrative proposition

It pays to be a Garrison School board member.

Posted 6/28/12 (Thu) read more »