Leader-News - News

September 16, 2015

Making beds from plastic bags

Mat-weaving for homeless comes to Washburn

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Thirteen motorhomes, carrying 32 people, traveled from across the U.S. and Canada for the rally in Washburn.

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September 9, 2015

Growing agriculture

A seed has been planted in the Washburn School District that will help nourish the relationship between its students and the agriculture industry.

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September 9, 2015

More budget requests in

An ad in this week’s local papers indicating the county is looking at raising taxes 113.62 percent will probably raise a lot of eyebrows in McLean County.

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Washburn’s Riverside Park Road will soon be paved and families will be able to enjoy all the park has to offer, thanks to a grant from the state of North Dakota.

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Schools all over the country are in full swing now, but this year, area schools are facing some major improvements - some financial, some physical and some emotional.

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August 29, 2015

Steps toward a cure

For the third year in a row, people will gather Washburn, ND and walk a few miles to fight for newborn babies.

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August 29, 2015

Thomas elected as mayor

City commissioner Larry Thomas took home the most votes and the position of Mayor in Washburn’s special election on Tuesday.

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August 21, 2015

Saddle Up Against Cancer

"Offering support to every family who has struggled with, or lost loved ones to, cancer."

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A new multipurpose complex – the Johnsrud Education Center – is now a reality at the North Dakota 4-H Camp near Washburn.

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