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Foundation shifts focus
December 12, 2018

Foundation shifts focus

At the end of 2018, the focus of the Lewis & Clark Fort Mandan Foundation will officially shift away from Washburn, as a long-anticipated change arrives.

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Kitchen project awarded $55,000

After some debate over the need for a public commercial kitchen in Washburn, the city’s Sales Tax and Use committee approved a $55,000 allocation toward the Memorial Building renovation.

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A second application to fund the WAEDA director’s annual salary with sales tax funds was approved on Monday night in a three-to-two vote.

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A Minot man was arrested on four felony charges following a high speed chase through McLean County last week.

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Disposing with dignity
November 28, 2018

Disposing with dignity

Washburn-area residents now have a place to retire their flags year-round.

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November 20, 2018

K&D Services purchased

Come the end of the month, K&D Services of Washburn will be under new ownership.

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Hill honored
November 20, 2018

Hill honored

Fifty-five years ago, amid a nation’s tragedy, Washburn graduate Clint Hill became a symbol of bravery.

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County representatives and landowners played tug of war during a public hearing last week, when they attempted to determine how much or how little to regulate wind farms.

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New clothing outlet opens
November 14, 2018

New clothing outlet opens

For the first time in the better part of a decade, there is a clothing pantry back in Washburn.

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Miners close season at regionals

The Miners played the last game of their 2018 season on Monday night, falling to Garrison-Max in the first round of the Region 5 tournament.

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