McLean County Independent News

McLean County is feeling the economic pinch from the downturn in oil payments, as the county commissioners approved having County Auditor Les Korgel check into what the county would need to do in order to get a loan to get the county through some tough economic times.

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September 14, 2016

City of the year

The City of Garrison is once again North Dakota’s City of the Year.

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September 7, 2016

Enrollment remains steady

Steady stays the course for schools throughout McLean County.

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September 7, 2016

An "a-maize-ing" event

Its nothing to be disappointed about, Aw Shucks! Corn Fest is Saturday with activities starting at noon in the Garrison City Park.

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Although the former McLean County sheriff was sentenced earlier this month to a misdemeanor for making false statements in the purchase of firearms, he was also investigated on two felony charges.

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In-town transportation of students by Garrison School is at an end. The decision was made days before the opening of school. That doesn’t mean the issue is resolved.

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A 19-year-old Garrison youth died as a result of injuries sustained during an auto accident early Sunday morning near Turtle Lake.

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August 24, 2016

It's produce time

For some, having an garden is impossible or undesirable. However, those without gardens are not left without fresh produce.

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August 17, 2016

Who's job is it anyway?

“If I ever have to clean up after the Governor’s Cup again I will not work here.”

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August 17, 2016

Bountiful bushels

So far, the hoppers are bulging at the seams. Now, if the market would show the same bullishness, producers would be grinning ear from ear.

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