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Donations, pledges help foundation meet its goal

While it’s only been a few months since Better Living for Garrison established a local community foundation, preliminary goals seem within reach.

Posted 12/22/11 (Thu) read more »

Freborg to quit after 26 years in Senate

A veteran legislator and chairman of the Senate Education Committee for 20 years, Republican Layton Freborg of Underwood, announced Wednesday that he will not be seeking re-election.

Posted 12/15/11 (Thu) read more »

Election process change considered

What should they do? McLean County Commissioners gathered input from residents during a hearing Dec. 6 regarding consolidation and reorganization of election precincts in the county.

Posted 12/15/11 (Thu) read more »

Superintendent gets strong marks

The Garrison school superintendent received high marks on his report card recently.

Posted 12/08/11 (Thu) read more »

Chamber backs walking trail

The Nov. 28 meeting of the Garrison Chamber of Commerce’s Governmental Affairs meeting took place without a set agenda. It wasn’t without substance, however.

Posted 12/08/11 (Thu) read more »

Gifts from the Heart is underway

The season of giving is here. And local entities are once again joining together to assure that less fortunate in the area have a blessed Christmas season.

Posted 12/01/11 (Thu) read more »

Trail idea revived

Want to take a hike along a long path or trail? Would you like to go for a bike ride, free of the concern from traffic? How about a jog?

Posted 12/01/11 (Thu) read more »

Whale of a catch at Dickens tour home

When you think about a North Dakota museum, more often than not, you think about artifacts from the days of the frontier pioneers.

Posted 11/23/11 (Wed) read more »

Dickens Festival begins Friday

Garrison’s Dickens Village Festival is a special holiday event that is sandwiched between Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Posted 11/23/11 (Wed) read more »

Socializing with a purpose

Question: What food options are available during the Dickens Festival?

Posted 11/17/11 (Thu) read more »