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Cases of intruders entering schools in the nation has some area schools taking another look at how they secure their facility.

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January 16, 2013

Nursing home to close

A decision was made to begin the closure of the Sanford Health Underwood Continuing Care Center, formerly known as Medcenter One Prairieview Nursing Home on Tuesday.

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The sales of guns in the country shot through the roof since the shooting at Newtown, Conn.

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January 9, 2013

Great travel partners

The letters that Ray and Peggy Wicklander used to write to each other when they were in their early 20s surely spoke of the longing to be closer to each other.

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January 2, 2013

Polar bear plunge

They didn’t do it for the fame, the money or to impress each other.

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After months of discussion, a few hours of lost sleep and several negotiations, the Wilton School Board had full approval from all board members to move ahead with a contract with Energy Services Group at a special meeting Friday evening.

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The dinosaur has become extinct in Washburn as the Sinclair station, Highway 83 Express, is now part of the Shell family.

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McLean County’s new Law Enforcement Center is paying its way – and then some.

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Washburn city commissioners heard an update on the street project at their last regular meeting.

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December 18, 2012

Christmas gifts remembered

Christmas is a time to gather with family for storytelling about those holidays from years ago.

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