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Fire department welcomes new pumper, fire chief

Every time there was a structural fire or an accident requiring extrication, the Washburn Fire Department was counting on the vital tools in their equipment truck to arrive on scene as fast as was safe to do so.

Posted 6/13/12 (Wed) read more »

Go Wild in Wilton

The Wilton Park Board has done it again. Another stellar line up of fun activities is planned for Wilton's premier summer event, Wild in Wilton, June 8 and 9.

Posted 6/07/12 (Thu) read more »

Courthouse savers draw line

The gauntlet has been thrown down.

Posted 6/07/12 (Thu) read more »

Interpretive Center to celebrate 15 years

The settlers that stumbled upon the great piece of land now called Washburn, incorporated that pretty place in 1882.

Posted 5/30/12 (Wed) read more »

Oster speaks at 129th annual Memorial Day program

The 129th annual Washburn Memorial Day Service was held at the Washburn Memorial Building for the 60th year on Monday.

Posted 5/30/12 (Wed) read more »

Realtor approved to market Wilton’s returned city lots

It seems to be Wilton’s lot in life is to have to sell, well, city lots.

Posted 5/23/12 (Wed) read more »

Major street improvement plan in process

City commissioner Derek Laning drove around town with Todd Norton of AE2S (the city's engineering firm) to view the many bad street areas recently.

Posted 5/23/12 (Wed) read more »

Schools addressing staffing matters

How many is too many?

Posted 5/16/12 (Wed) read more »

Liquidation continues at Falkirk Elevator

Falkirk Farmers Elevator continues to liquidate grain from its facilities in order to gain cash to pay towards its creditors.

Posted 5/16/12 (Wed) read more »

Washburn musicians earn nine star performances

Washburn music students blew away the judges at the State Music contest on Saturday.

Posted 5/09/12 (Wed) read more »