McLean County Independent News

Bigger and better than ever. That’s how organizers of this year’s White Shield Powwow are describing the event.

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With each passing day the prospects of any semblance of a marketable crop in McLean County and central North Dakota continues to dry up, just like the stalks in the field.

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Planning for a worse-case scenario, while keeping a balance. That's what U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials hope to do and what they explained at a public meeting in Garrison Tuesday night.

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June 21, 2017

Burn ban issued

Facing some drier-than-normal conditions in the area, McLean County Commissioners have decided to take preventative action, instituting a burn ban and fire emergency declaration.

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It was a solemn time Monday night at the Garrison City Park, a time to remember one’s service to the country.

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Garrison School patrons were given another chance Monday to hear and see what the school is doing to position itself for the future.

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Coal may be king in McLean County, but that doesn’t mean wind farms aren’t making their presence known.

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Knee high corn by the Fourth of July. In most years, corn surpasses knee high by the Fourth. This year, it’s looking like a pipe dream.

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A pair of fires over the weekend turned the world of two area families upside down.

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Melanie and Scott Hillestad watched their 11-year-old son, Gage, go through what no child should.

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