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Students ‘Don’t have a clue’

Washburn High School students are currently rehearsing for their fall production of "I Don’t Have A Clue" by Craig Sodaro.

Posted 10/07/15 (Wed) read more »

Bank partners with school

Farmers Security Bank is looking to help the students of Washburn become more monetarily savvy by providing them with access to web-based financial programs.

Posted 10/07/15 (Wed) read more »

Roughriders take home Homecoming

Friday’s Roughrider Homecoming game against Garrison lent a win to the football players, crowns to the candidates and smiles to spectators.

Posted 10/01/15 (Thu) read more »

County slashes budget

McLean County Commissioners chiseled away hundreds of thousands of dollars from the 2016 budget at a special meeting on Sept. 22 at the county courthouse in Washburn.

Posted 10/01/15 (Thu) read more »

Kroll joins Washburn city commission

The Washburn City Commission has appointed a new city commissioner.

Posted 9/24/15 (Thu) read more »

New ambulance arrives

The sirens wailed and lights flashed as the ambulance pulled around the corner, but for once, it was a happy occasion.

Posted 9/24/15 (Thu) read more »

RV enthusiasts gather in Washburn

Thirteen motorhomes, carrying 32 people, traveled from across the U.S. and Canada for the rally in Washburn.

Posted 9/16/15 (Wed) read more »

Making beds from plastic bags

Mat-weaving for homeless comes to Washburn

Posted 9/16/15 (Wed) read more »

More budget requests in

An ad in this week’s local papers indicating the county is looking at raising taxes 113.62 percent will probably raise a lot of eyebrows in McLean County.

Posted 9/09/15 (Wed) read more »

Growing agriculture

A seed has been planted in the Washburn School District that will help nourish the relationship between its students and the agriculture industry.

Posted 9/09/15 (Wed) read more »