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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 »

Street work set to begin

Motorists traveling on Fourth Street in the east part of Garrison may have to choose another route soon. Work should begin this week to replace aging cast iron water mains on a four-plus block stretch of Fourth Street.

Posted 6/08/16 (Wed) read more »

Lockdown revisited

The last day of school in Garrison brought with it unexpected circumstances.

Posted 6/01/16 (Wed) read more »

Not so ordinary people

Whether she’s one with her surroundings, sitting in complete silence, waiting for her prey, or competing in national tournaments, Carissa Schumaier always feels more comfortable with a bow in her hands.

Posted 5/25/16 (Wed) read more »