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The Coal Bin to start accepting consignments

A new business is soon to open its door to the community and the owner’s wish is that it may truly be a store for the community.

Posted 3/23/11 (Wed) read more »

Underwood shelters travelers from the storm

A Friday morning snow storm quickly turned into a whiteout as thousands of home-bound students took to the road for Spring Break.

Posted 3/16/11 (Wed) read more »

Having trouble finding a job?

Taking that first step into owning and running your own business can be a frightening idea.

Posted 3/16/11 (Wed) read more »

Underwood School looks to trade in activity bus

The issues and costs associated with the Underwood School activity bus continues to be a discussion item at the Underwood School Board meeting.

Posted 3/09/11 (Wed) read more »

Learning respect by the fist and foot

The old wax on, wax off routine may have seemed a little odd but as many of us know, the discipline taught some important skills in self defense and respect.

Posted 3/09/11 (Wed) read more »

Superintendent specs narrowed

During the end of January, Underwood School superintendent Dale Ekstrom announced his plans for retirement at the end of the school year.

Posted 3/02/11 (Wed) read more »

Courthouse plans approved

After numerous pairs of eyes examined preliminary floor plans for a new county courthouse, a giant hurdle has been cleared.

Posted 3/02/11 (Wed) read more »

Teaching music smarter

Zach Cottingham, a sixth-grade student at Underwood School, made a big decision when he switched from playing saxophone to playing the drums this year.

Posted 2/23/11 (Wed) read more »

Student drivers ‘out of control’

"It makes you think a lot more about trying to do it."

Posted 2/23/11 (Wed) read more »

Courthouse plans presented to commissioners

Preliminary plans for a new McLean County Courthouse were presented to Washburn City Commissioners on Monday night by McLean County States Attorney Ladd Erickson.

Posted 2/16/11 (Wed) read more »