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Garrison School looking at expansion

It’s time to look to the future. Garrison School is in the midst of a growth spurt. Space is at a premium at both the high school and elementary school.

Posted 10/14/10 (Thu) read more »

Moratorium on excessive size buildings

The City of Garrison has placed a moratorium on construction of what it calls oversized pole barns or buildings in the city.

Posted 10/07/10 (Thu) read more »

Burglars strike again

Two more Garrison businesses were broken into this past week.

Posted 10/07/10 (Thu) read more »

Oil activity reaches Douglas

Oil activity has reached Douglas. No wells are being drilled in the vicinity, but the community has become the site of a depot that provides specialized ceramic sand to well sites in northwest North Dakota. The facility is located on a rail spur near the former Douglas elevator.

Posted 9/30/10 (Thu) read more »

Courthouse woes require permanent fix

“It’s the right decision for the future.” Although the words were spoken by Ladd Erickson, McLean County state’s attorney, nobody in the room disagreed.

Posted 9/30/10 (Thu) read more »

Board members take tiny steps toward bond issue

Although almost a million dollars have been spent on improvements to the Garrison schools in the past few years, a committee of board members and faculty made plans Tuesday evening for more projects.

Posted 9/22/10 (Wed) read more »

5o years of harvesting history

It’s dubbed the largest steam threshing show in North Dakota. And this year it will be celebrating its 50th anniversary.

Posted 9/22/10 (Wed) read more »

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 »