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Commission pleased with public’s nod for courthouse

The morning after last week’s General Election, McLean County commissioners seemed pleased with voter support to build a new county courthouse.

Posted 11/10/10 (Wed) read more »

Special assessments certified, ready for your payment

City commissioners approved the latest special assessments for street, sewer and water improvements on Oct. 26 with a feeling that their hands were tied.

Posted 11/03/10 (Wed) read more »

Eye-opening trip to the Holy Land

After seeing the burning bush on the mountain, Moses was never quite the same again.

Posted 11/03/10 (Wed) read more »

Multi-purpose trail extending in spring

Avid walkers of Washburn will be glad to know their regular 2.2-mile route will soon be doubled to form a loop around Washburn.

Posted 10/27/10 (Wed) read more »

Phone-a-thon a success

You know that phone call that comes right around dinner.

Posted 10/27/10 (Wed) read more »

Election Day is around the corner

McLean County voters will be heading to the polls Nov. 2.

Posted 10/20/10 (Wed) read more »

Roehrich’s Hardware is now Scott’s Hardware

Bill and Claudia Scott are the new owners of Roehrich’s Hardware, which is Scott’s Hardware as of Oct. 18.

Posted 10/20/10 (Wed) read more »

One more chance to protest special assessment taxes

Given the task of taxing the residents of Washburn for street, sewer and water projects is not one many would jump into.

Posted 10/13/10 (Wed) read more »

A little paint and a helping hand preserves history

It’s hard to imagine such a large vessel like the Sioux Ferry navigating the Missouri River once again.

Posted 10/13/10 (Wed) read more »

New director of WAEDA is ready

In a sea of 15 highly skilled applicants, the Washburn Area Economic Development Association board chose one that they hope will hit the ground running and see what developments can be made in Washburn.

Posted 10/06/10 (Wed) read more »