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It's not chicken feed

Starting a farm virtually from scratch, and seeing it become self-sustaining through lots of hard work is gratifying for any producer.

Posted 1/27/16 (Wed) read more »

Picking up the pieces

It was bitterly cold January Sunday. It was a nice day to be inside and to prepare for a belated family Christmas party.

Posted 1/20/16 (Wed) read more »

Donkey$ for Dollar$

The sounds at Garrison High School’s Roy Schei Gym is usually filled with screeches of athletic shoes skidding across the hard wood.

Posted 1/13/16 (Wed) read more »


A new generation is taking the helm at Garrison Lumber.

Posted 1/13/16 (Wed) read more »

McLean in top 10 for traffic fatalities

McLean County has the dubious distinction of being in the top 10 when it comes to traffic fatalities in 2015.

Posted 1/06/16 (Wed) read more »

It's all in the ordianance

Garrison city officials have asked their attorney, Jim Wilson, to begin the task of updating the city’s ordinances.

Posted 1/06/16 (Wed) read more »

Fund drive continues

The coming year, 2016, is one that could see a difference being made in the lives of many less fortunate families in McLean County.

Posted 12/29/15 (Tue) read more »

Woman crafts delicious looking candles

Marilee Beavers has a knack for confusing your brain with her mouthwatering candles.

Posted 12/29/15 (Tue) read more »

Decorating for doughnuts

Garrison High School Principal Steve Dangel likes Christmas.

Posted 12/22/15 (Tue) read more »

Rensch Farm Store sold

A family tradition in Garrison that’s spanned more than 62 years is coming to a close.

Posted 12/22/15 (Tue) read more »