McLean County Independent News

It’s time to take a step back and rethink how to proceed with plans to add a new above ground water storage facility.

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Construction is well underway on the remodel/expansion of the emergency room at Garrison Memorial Hospital.

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How’d they do it? That’s the first question lots of folks living in towns with at-risk ambulance service ask.

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School officials at Max School received a double whammy during their regular board meeting Tuesday night – the resignations of Dave McQueen and his wife, Lisa.

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May 21, 2014

Pay hikes approved

Having previously completed contract negotiations for the upcoming school year, the Garrison School Board turned its attention to pay increases for other staff members.

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Drug dogs are well worth their bark and are taking a bite out of crime in the county. That’s the opinion of deputies of the McLean County Sheriff’s Department.

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The allure of an attractive mailbox, coupled with a grudge over a business deal that turned sour is thought to be the reason two area men are now facing charges in the theft and destruction of a mailbox owned by Bruce and Michelle Rime of rural Garrison.

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May 7, 2014

It’s a go

A proposed comprehensive plan for the City of Garrison received the green light Monday night from the city council.

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The City of Garrison will be offering free dumping in lieu of a citywide cleanup.

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Over the past few years, there have been tangible signs that good things are coming to White Shield. Groundbreaking for the Awa’Hu Village housing project took place May of 2010. The housing development contains 40 residential lots.

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