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Kindergarten class lends Helping Hands

Like a row of soldiers marching to the aid of others, the kindergarten class from Washburn Elementary trudged through the snow to Farmers Security Bank on Thursday with a large jar filled with money.

Posted 12/22/10 (Wed) read more »

Local engineer named innovator of the year

The Economic Development Association of North Dakota awarded the innovator of the year award to Great River Energy senior engineer Charlie Bullinger Dec. 7 in Bismarck.

Posted 12/15/10 (Wed) read more »

Oil country

McLean County may not be a big player yet in the oil industry, but a small portion of extreme northwest McLean County is picking up steam as activity expands south from bustling Mountrail County, where activity is abundant.

Posted 12/15/10 (Wed) read more »

Making friends in far off places

Your mental picture of the Democratic Republic of Congo may contain images of a society that is ripe with war and disease.

Posted 12/08/10 (Wed) read more »

Developers prepare to be lucky with oil growth

Talk of the coming changes with the oil growth in the northwest corner of McLean County is enough to make most community and economic developers in the area quake in their boots—some with excitement and some with fear.

Posted 12/08/10 (Wed) read more »

Pastor Schauer takes a trip to make the heart sing

When asked what it would take to make Rev. Paul Shauer’s heart sing, a few things came to his mind.

Posted 12/01/10 (Wed) read more »

Tech Sgt. reminds students of serving

‘Twas the day before Thanksgiving and all through the school, were giddy little children that could hardly sit still.

Posted 12/01/10 (Wed) read more »

Find what you’ve been missing locally

It’s estimated that 138 million people will rise out of bed the day after Thanksgiving to fight the crowds and get in on Black Friday deals this week.

Posted 11/23/10 (Tue) read more »

Board weighs pros and cons of grass infield

With the winter season looming on the horizon, the Washburn school board met for their regular meeting on November 15.

Posted 11/23/10 (Tue) read more »

Wilton School supt. faced with petition, possible open meeting violation

Whether they were hoping to see some drama or just get answers, the public filled the computer lab at the Nov. 10 Wilton school board meeting at the Wilton School.

Posted 11/17/10 (Wed) read more »