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Highway 83 paving begins

If Mother Nature cooperates, motorists should be driving on the southbound lane of U. S. Highway 83 within a short time.

Posted 10/28/09 (Wed) read more »

Garrison school closing school lunch hour

Newsflash! It will be possible to get a sandwich at a Garrison fast food stop at noon without dodging teenage drivers and long lines at the checkout counter.

Posted 10/21/09 (Wed) read more »

A dog named Hawk

The nose knows.

Posted 10/21/09 (Wed) read more »

Preparations being made for 2010 census

You can count on the census. It comes around every decade without fail.

Posted 10/14/09 (Wed) read more »

Flu taking a hold

It’s here, and fears are that it won’t be going away anytime soon. Flu season has arrived, and it’s making a statement at Garrison High School.

Posted 10/14/09 (Wed) read more »

Garbage contract is up for grabs

The Garrison City Council needs time to think – to mull over who should be awarded the next contract to provide garbage service to the residents of Garrison.

Posted 10/07/09 (Wed) read more »

The Meadows officially open

The cool temperature this past Sunday didn’t seem to affect a dedication ceremony and open house at Garrison’s new assisted living facility.

Posted 10/07/09 (Wed) read more »

Oil activity impacting county roads

The speed limit on roads in oil activity country in far northwest McLean County is now 35 mph.

Posted 9/30/09 (Wed) read more »

Oil firm asks for bulk water

The new underground water storage facility is now operational – and it couldn’t have come at a more opportune time.

Posted 9/30/09 (Wed) read more »

Stroup Wilderness Park vandals sign confessions

McLean County law enforcement officials say that two youth have signed confessions, saying they were the ones involved in acts of vandalism at Garrison’s Stroup Wilderness Park in late July.

Posted 9/23/09 (Wed) read more »