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Pennies for Parks finishes third park in five years

A group of Washburn residents got together when they saw a need in the community.

Posted 7/20/11 (Wed) read more »

Pick your produce at a market near you

Every Friday they set up shop in the Enerbase parking lot.

Posted 7/13/11 (Wed) read more »

Snow, flood expenses mounting in county

It’s the gift that keeps on giving – or taking in the case of McLean County.

Posted 7/13/11 (Wed) read more »

Update on Carvell Estates

Talk has been negative since the flood started. It’s hard to find a positive spin when houses and lives have been uprooted.

Posted 7/06/11 (Wed) read more »

Transmission line still finds opposition

A 260-mile, 345 kV transmission line to be installed from Center to Grand Forks is still running into land owners along the proposed corridor that want nothing to do with the utility.

Posted 7/06/11 (Wed) read more »

New Methodist church to be built on the hill

It’s said that a city on a hill cannot be hidden.

Posted 6/29/11 (Wed) read more »

Stella’s Ark fights to stay afloat

The humming of four dehumidifiers and the sight of bare floors and walls gets to be too much for Stella Mehlhoff to handle at times.

Posted 6/29/11 (Wed) read more »

Very successful weekend for Lewis & Clark Riverboat Days

Washburn has slowed down considerably compared to the crowds of this weekend’s events.

Posted 6/22/11 (Wed) read more »

USGS starts study of Missouri River along Washburn

The average person can tell that the Missouri River flowing by Washburn looks different from the same river a year ago.

Posted 6/22/11 (Wed) read more »

Record attendance for county fair

The McLean County Fair can mark down another successful year for the books, with cooperating weather and a record attendance number.

Posted 6/14/11 (Tue) read more »