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For the 26th year in a row, the Missouri River Bluegrass Festival is coming to Cross Ranch State Park to celebrate a love for classic American music.

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It’s time to strike out cancer.

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"Track," Deputy Brad Nielson says to his partner as the timer starts.

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With eyes on the 2016-17 school year, Wilton Public School is planning out its classes, activities and clubs, including one that may be spreading into the elementary.

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The newly-formed Sheriff’s Department Auxiliary hosted an open house at the McLean County Law Enforcement Center this weekend to celebrate local law enforcement.

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Safety was a big topic of discussion at the recent Washburn Public School board meeting, with debate between members about how much work should be done on the school’s elementary playground.

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The Washburn area now has another option for their agriculture needs with AgPro Equipment opening up in town.

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"Why have public officials if we don’t have a say?"

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May 11, 2016

One man’s mission

A car seat is still strapped into the backseat. A stuffed animal rabbit rests next to it, a couple feet from the bag of diapers on the floor of the car.

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When it comes to stemming the tide of crime in McLean County, authorities say an extra set of eyes is beneficial.

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