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County recorder requests equipment

Beth Knutson, McLean County Recorder, brought several requests before commissioners during the regular commission meeting Nov. 7.

Posted 11/14/12 (Wed) read more »

Commissioner Hudson-Schenfisch resigns

There will be two new faces on the board of the McLean County Commissioners.

Posted 11/14/12 (Wed) read more »

Grief support group meeting Thursdays

Individuals in Washburn have organized a grief support group for anyone that has suffered a loss of a loved one.

Posted 11/07/12 (Wed) read more »

Street smarts

City commissioners met with Washburn residents Monday night with the goal to hear ideas and concerns of how the city can go about fixing streets in Washburn.

Posted 11/07/12 (Wed) read more »

Be prepared for winter weather driving

Extreme cold, freezing rain, snow, dangerous wind chills.

Posted 10/31/12 (Wed) read more »

General election is Tuesday

The General Election is only a few days away, but many McLean County voters have already cast their ballot.

Posted 10/31/12 (Wed) read more »

Commissioners counterclaim preservation lawsuit

The McLean County Heritage Preservation Foundation filed a legal complaint in South Central District Court on Oct. 11 against the McLean County Commissioners.

Posted 10/23/12 (Tue) read more »

Streets could be fixed for a price

The community has been asking for major improvements to the city streets and a plan to fix most has finally come together, for a cost of about $4 million.

Posted 10/23/12 (Tue) read more »

Sold: Commission accepts bid

Pending an agreement on an offer, the city of Washburn may have finally sold 12 Heritage Heights lots.

Posted 10/17/12 (Wed) read more »

The power of purple

The idea of having the community of Washburn filled with purple lights has Jenell Olson, executive director of the McLean Family Resource Center, filled with excitement.

Posted 10/17/12 (Wed) read more »