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Blizzard dampens Christmas spirit

You’re a mean one, Mr. Grinch. Or should one say Mother Nature.

Posted 12/29/09 (Tue) read more »

Generosity in abundance from the ‘Heart’

Quicker than you can say, “Gifts from the Heart helps less fortunate in the Garrison area,” 80 food baskets were packed and ready to go to their recipients.

Posted 12/23/09 (Wed) read more »

Four firemen injured in accident

It had all the makings of a routine accident call.

Posted 12/23/09 (Wed) read more »

Petition to support teachers’ position presented to Garrison School Board

It was a cold night in Garrison. But the lack of a teaching contact for Garrison teachers remains a hot topic in the community and weighs heavily at board meetings.

Posted 12/16/09 (Wed) read more »

County property tax bills show mixed bag

The annual Christmas greetings from McLean County arrived in property owner’s mailboxes this past week.

Posted 12/16/09 (Wed) read more »

McLean County going tobacco-free

It will soon be illegal to smoke or use tobacco products of any kind on all county premises.

Posted 12/09/09 (Wed) read more »

City-owned lots to be developed

Reasoning it’s time to take action, the Garrison City Council moved Monday night to proceed with developing four lots in the Bicentennial Addition.

Posted 12/09/09 (Wed) read more »

Teachers, board remain at stalemate

If there were an endurance test, both teachers and the Garrison school board would sweep it.

Posted 12/02/09 (Wed) read more »

First festival weekend called ‘great’

In terms of days, it’s three down, four to go.

Posted 12/02/09 (Wed) read more »

Welcome to the Dickens Festival

Even though there’s no snow on the ground doesn’t mean one can’t get into the Christmas spirit.

Posted 11/25/09 (Wed) read more »