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Local groups benefit from ‘Hunger’ campaign

The efforts of Garrison Farmer’s Union Elevator/CHS will benefit two local organizations.

Posted 5/23/13 (Thu) read more »

$5 million project gets green light

A $5 million fall bond election for remodeling and additions at the elementary and high schools received unanimous board approval at a Garrison School Board meeting Tuesday evening.

Posted 5/23/13 (Thu) read more »

Teacher pay unresolved

Garrison educators may not have a contract offer before the end of the school year, if the Garrison Education Association doesn’t accept the district’s most recent offer.

Posted 5/16/13 (Thu) read more »

Totten Trail’ has new owners

After months of inactivity, there’s new life at the Totten Trail Resort.

Posted 5/16/13 (Thu) read more »

'Spring'ing into action

Winter is just a fading memory, but it’s mid-May and buds should be on trees, fields should be greening up and recreation areas should be ready to welcome visitors.

Posted 5/09/13 (Thu) read more »

Ryder annexation sees another day

One hurdle has been cleared in an effort to have land annexed from the Lewis & Clark District to the Max School District.

Posted 5/02/13 (Thu) read more »

School expansion discussion begins

Members of the Garrison School Board Building and Grounds Committee, along with administrators Steve Brannan and Shelly Fuller, and maintenance supervisor Doug Gienger, put pencil to paper Tuesday night.

Posted 5/02/13 (Thu) read more »

Three elected to Garrison School Board

One new member has been elected to the Garrison School Board, while two others were elected to new terms following Tuesday’s board election.

Posted 4/25/13 (Thu) read more »

Courthouse goes down

While the start of demolition was scheduled over a month ago, it was still as shocking as ever for spectators who stood by while a large cable and backhoe worked to tear the historic McLean County Courthouse tower to the snow covered ground this past Friday afternoon.

Posted 4/25/13 (Thu) read more »

Park management still on the table

By 2015, federally managed parks like East Totten Trail and Downstream Campground could be managed by the state government instead of the Corps.

Posted 4/18/13 (Thu) read more »