Funnies Extra!

RSS News FeedMcLean County Independent News

Flu taking a hold

It’s here, and fears are that it won’t be going away anytime soon. Flu season has arrived, and it’s making a statement at Garrison High School.

Posted 10/14/09 (Wed) read more »

Garbage contract is up for grabs

The Garrison City Council needs time to think – to mull over who should be awarded the next contract to provide garbage service to the residents of Garrison.

Posted 10/07/09 (Wed) read more »

The Meadows officially open

The cool temperature this past Sunday didn’t seem to affect a dedication ceremony and open house at Garrison’s new assisted living facility.

Posted 10/07/09 (Wed) read more »

Oil activity impacting county roads

The speed limit on roads in oil activity country in far northwest McLean County is now 35 mph.

Posted 9/30/09 (Wed) read more »

Oil firm asks for bulk water

The new underground water storage facility is now operational – and it couldn’t have come at a more opportune time.

Posted 9/30/09 (Wed) read more »

Stroup Wilderness Park vandals sign confessions

McLean County law enforcement officials say that two youth have signed confessions, saying they were the ones involved in acts of vandalism at Garrison’s Stroup Wilderness Park in late July.

Posted 9/23/09 (Wed) read more »

Ryder area residents react School closing doesn’t sit well

Residents of Ryder are fighting mad. Fighting mad that their elementary school will be closed at the end of the school year.

Posted 9/23/09 (Wed) read more »

Saturday accident claims life of Douglas youth

A 16-year-old Douglas youth was killed near the community in a one-vehicle rollover this past Saturday.

Posted 9/09/09 (Wed) read more »

Ambulance board opting for paid paramedic staff

The Garrison Ambulance District is going from an all-volunteer paramedic service to one that is comprised of paid staff.

Posted 9/09/09 (Wed) read more »

Homecoming is next week

Students at Garrison High School are gearing up for next week’s homecoming game.

Posted 9/02/09 (Wed) read more »