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Auditorium rental fees increased

There are some new rates for use of the Garrison City Auditorium.

Posted 9/16/10 (Thu) read more »

Study: Dickens generates $175,000 a day

Naysayers: hold on to your woolie socks.

Posted 9/16/10 (Thu) read more »

Polling place relocated from Roseglen to Raub

Voters in western McLean County will have a new place to cast their ballots come this fall.

Posted 9/08/10 (Wed) read more »

Housing availability questioned

Meeting the demand for housing can be a juggling act at best. What does the customer want – or need?

Posted 9/08/10 (Wed) read more »

Judge: confiscation ‘unjustifiable’

A South Central District Court judge has determined that animals taken by McLean County officials from a Douglas area farmer this past week for alleged mistreatment was done unjustifiably.

Posted 9/02/10 (Thu) read more »

Break-ins reported

It was a tough week for bar owners in Douglas and Makoti. Both communities’ establishments were the target of burglars.

Posted 9/02/10 (Thu) read more »

‘Super’ explains budget surplus

“I’m wondering why our carryover is so huge?”

Posted 8/26/10 (Thu) read more »

Courthouse on the ballot

With the option of refurbishing the McLean County Courthouse officially off the table, it will soon be time for the public to make a decision.

Posted 8/26/10 (Thu) read more »

Taxi fund drive near its goal

A taxi service in Garrison could soon become a reality.

Posted 8/19/10 (Thu) read more »

It’s crunch time

Grade sizes at Garrison average 30 students – a far cry from grades of 50-plus that were seen in the 60’s and 70’s.

Posted 8/19/10 (Thu) read more »