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From Willie to Wally to Get Hooked

What's a little friendly competition? This proved to be Garrison's favorite way to find a logo and a brand, and how the big fish on the water tower came to be.

Posted 7/14/16 (Thu) read more »

No horsing around

What would you like to be when you grow up?

Posted 7/06/16 (Wed) read more »

Well is it time?

Is it time for the Garrison School District to invest in a well to draw water that would irrigate the football field, and possibly the adjacent Little League and Legion baseball fields?

Posted 7/06/16 (Wed) read more »

Annual fireworks display suspended

There will be no Fourth of July fireworks display at Fort Stevenson State Park this year.

Posted 6/29/16 (Wed) read more »

Home is where the heart is

Unless you were at the head of the line at the Max All School Reunion book signing, you couldn’t get a copy of Julie McElwain’s "A Murder in Time."

Posted 6/29/16 (Wed) read more »

Max reunites this weekend

The Max All School Reunion is all ready for a fun packed weekend for all ages. Events begin Friday and continue through Sunday.

Posted 6/22/16 (Wed) read more »

Motorists endangered

The McLean County Sheriff’s Department knew it must be approaching the time for a full moon, which was Monday night.

Posted 6/22/16 (Wed) read more »

Prairie Lake Festival Saturdsay

The Camp of the Cross’s annual Prairie Lake Festival is Saturday at Garrison High School’s Roy Schei Gym.

Posted 6/15/16 (Wed) read more »

Gone with the wind

An active weather pattern late last week brought welcome moisture to the area on successive days. Precipitation amounts varied from ¼ inch to more than 1½.

Posted 6/15/16 (Wed) read more »

Last day for Makoti School

It was transition time at Lewis and Clark School as students and teachers closed the books in Makoti. But it was not an ordinary end of school year.

Posted 6/08/16 (Wed) read more »