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Sunday was no day of rest for Dakota Missouri Valley and Western Railroad workers who laid new track at the site of the derailment on Turtle Creek, 2 miles south of Washburn.

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It’s been a long winter and one way to start the spring off right is with a nice round of golf.

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The Easter weekend started out with power outages and poor travel for much of McLean County as a storm dumped 5 to 9 inches of wet snow in the area on Friday.

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Train cleanup and rail reconstruction is underway at the site of the recent derailment south of Washburn.

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Those looking for a new place to call home in Washburn may want to look into the new twin townhouses going up across from St. Edwin’s Church.

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One man was killed and another received minor injuries after two Dakota Missouri Valley and Western Railroad engines derailed 2 1/2 miles south of Washburn at about 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

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The quality of the water that flows into your home depends on Washburn’s Water Treatment Plant.

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It’s that time of year when the ground turns to mush and area beef cattle numbers start to double as calving season begins.

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March 18, 2010

A song for the crowds

Before every flip of the coin, toss of the ball or drop of the puck there’s an important step that has to take place at a state high school event.

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City of Washburn commissioners are in no hurry to remove city signs from Otter Tail Power telephone poles after a meeting with a representative from Otter Tail Power on March 8.

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