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Voting centers cut to three

Come the June Primary Election, if voters want to go to the poll to cast their ballot, they will only have three choices – Washburn, Garrison and Turtle Lake.

Posted 4/04/12 (Wed) read more »

Ready, set, plant

Let the planting season begin – and it's still March. Last year, most farmers were lucky to get into the field by May.

Posted 3/28/12 (Wed) read more »

Wilton Farmers Union Elevator Co. plans annual meeting

There's a lot to be proud of at the Wilton Farmers Union Elevator Co according to the locally owned cooperative's board members and general manager.

Posted 3/28/12 (Wed) read more »

Washburn FFA members highly trained

“I believe that American agriculture can and will hold true to the best traditions of our national life and that I can exert an influence in my home and community which will stand solid for my part in that inspiring task.”

Posted 3/21/12 (Wed) read more »

WAEDA makes offer for new director

The Washburn Area Economic Development Association decided they would seek to contract Gary Satern as an economic development consultant.

Posted 3/21/12 (Wed) read more »

Dollars for Scholars event shimmers for crowds

Was it the list of celebrities, the great food or the bright lights of Vegas Nights that brought out the crowds last Saturday night?

Posted 3/14/12 (Wed) read more »

Commission: No negotiating on Heritage Heights cost

The recent interest in lots in the Heritage Heights subdivision meant Washburn City Commissioners had to answer to developers looking to get a deal.

Posted 3/14/12 (Wed) read more »

WAEDA moves to five member board

The Washburn Area Economic Development Association board knows its no easy road after losing it’s director, but things continue to move forward as the board regroups.

Posted 3/07/12 (Wed) read more »

Elvis, Cher to highlight Dollars for Scholars event

If you were planning on taking a trip to Vegas over the weekend, you were probably looking at a pretty hefty bill.

Posted 3/07/12 (Wed) read more »

Merger approved

With a vote of 61-1 it was clear the voting members of Falkirk Farmers Elevator, Hazen Elevator and CHS/Garrison Farmers Union Elevator agreed that a merger was in their best interest.

Posted 2/29/12 (Wed) read more »