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Good Friday’s weather causes power struggles

The Easter weekend started out with power outages and poor travel for much of McLean County as a storm dumped 5 to 9 inches of wet snow in the area on Friday.

Posted 4/08/10 (Thu) read more »

Housing authority to add twin-townhouse

There will be a new twin-unit townhouse built in Garrison this summer, and the possibility exists that at least two homes will be erected in an area of northeast Garrison called the Bicentennial Addition.

Posted 4/08/10 (Thu) read more »

Versatile tool added to drug task force arsenal

Though majestic, the 2,000-plus miles of the Missouri River are strewn with travel hazards such as sandbars, rocks and fallen trees.

Posted 3/31/10 (Wed) read more »

Corps named in marina suit

The contractor for the Garrison Bay Marina who was dismissed by the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers when the project failed to remain on schedule has filed a suit against the Corps.

Posted 3/31/10 (Wed) read more »

McLean County begins office relocation, cleaning process

The first step in the process of relocating county offices has begun. And if Monday’s four-plus hour meeting is any indication,

Posted 3/24/10 (Wed) read more »

Teachers sue district; contracts put on hold

Duane Hummel received a surprise visit from the McLean County Sheriff’s Department Monday.

Posted 3/24/10 (Wed) read more »

Wiil there be docks? Yes!

The clock is ticking.

Posted 3/18/10 (Thu) read more »

Tensions mount during school board meeting

A skeptical group of patrons once again turned out for a Lewis and Clark School Board meeting held in the Plaza school library Monday night.

Posted 3/17/10 (Wed) read more »

Corps, county weigh oil’s impending impact

How will the increase in oil and gas activity affect McLean County – more specifically, around Lake Sakakawea?

Posted 3/11/10 (Thu) read more »

Order in the court

District Court has found a new home in the Memorial Building in Washburn since county commissioners last week decided that parts of the McLean County Courthouse would no longer be used until further decisions could be made about the future of the building.

Posted 3/11/10 (Thu) read more »