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Fair focuses on tradition this year

The 59th annual McLean County Fair will get underway this Friday with the county’s 4-H and FFA members vying for top honors in their respective shows...

Posted 6/17/15 (Wed) read more »

Coming this weekend: Riverboat Days

Washburn’s annual summer festival has a new name in 2015 and with it, a few new events.

Posted 6/17/15 (Wed) read more »

‘No trees’ means no trees

Shutting down the Wilton landfill’s grass clippings pile, aerating the pond and ordinance violations were notable areas of discussion at last week’s Wilton City Commission meeting.

Posted 6/10/15 (Wed) read more »

Missouri River Bluegrass Festival

Bluegrass music and cottonwood trees – the two go together like peas and carrots.

Posted 6/10/15 (Wed) read more »

Tick, tick, tick ...

Have you seen more ticks lately?

Posted 6/02/15 (Tue) read more »

Wilton is about to get 'wild'

Bounce houses, tournaments, a craft fair and outdoor live music – sounds like a good time, right?

Posted 6/02/15 (Tue) read more »

Street project buydown

What does the City of Washburn plan to spend their $559,000 worth of Surge funds on?

Posted 5/28/15 (Thu) read more »

Honoring veterans

Patriotic songs and colors decorated the community of Washburn on Monday to honor fallen soldiers, as well as active duty military personnel.

Posted 5/28/15 (Thu) read more »

Mayor to be elected, rather than appointed

A special election will take place in Washburn on Tuesday, August 25 to determine who will become the city's new mayor.

Posted 5/20/15 (Wed) read more »

‘Oh the places you’ll go...’

"You’re off to great places, today is your day. Your mountain is waiting, so...get on your way."

Posted 5/20/15 (Wed) read more »