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County revenue projected to climb

McLean County should expect a sharp revenue increase in 2013. That’s the prediction from county Auditor Les Korgel.

Posted 8/15/12 (Wed) read more »

Building boom remains strong

Construction in the area continues to be at a brisk pace.

Posted 8/09/12 (Thu) read more »

Highway proposal gets backing

The Garrison City Council is in accord with a recommendation by the Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee’s goal to add turning lanes at the intersection of N.D. Highway 37 and McLean County 15.

Posted 8/09/12 (Thu) read more »

N.D. Firefighter memorial is in place

A new monument on Garrison’s Main Street pays tribute to the firefighters who gave their lives serving others.

Posted 8/02/12 (Thu) read more »

CANDISC turns 20

Twenty years ago, Fort Stevenson State Park was a mere shadow of what it is today.

Posted 8/02/12 (Thu) read more »

Drug bust in rural area

One female from Deering, N.D., a male from Stockdale, Texas, and another female from Interlochen, Mich., were taken into custody following a drug search recently northeast of Garrison.

Posted 7/25/12 (Wed) read more »

Bringing care to a new level

Just over 43 years ago, the Garrison Nursing Home welcomed its first seven residents. Over the years, the facility has undergone numerous changes.

Posted 7/25/12 (Wed) read more »

Derby time is here

It’s time to launch the boats. Anglers are ready to take to the waters of Lake Sakakawea in hopes of being in the right place at the right time, using the right kind of bait and having a little bit of luck.

Posted 7/19/12 (Thu) read more »

Board pay kept at $100 per meeting

They were in the minority: Two members of the Garrison School Board said they thought the compensation for attending meetings was excessive.

Posted 7/19/12 (Thu) read more »

Police contract OK’d

It went by with barely a whisper. The Garrison City Council approved the contract with the McLean County Sheriff’s Department. And it took about that long to approve the 2013 contract of $99,461.

Posted 7/12/12 (Thu) read more »