McLean County Independent News

Since the Garrison Dam was completed in 1954, most of the land around Lake Sakakawea was overseen by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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October 25, 2012

School plans outlined

A diverse group – from young to seniors, from teachers to former board members – turned out Monday evening to learn more about the Nov. 13 bond election to remodel and build on the two Garrison schools.

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A pitch was made Tuesday evening to get as many people as possible to attend a meeting to launch the marketing of a $9 million school bond election.

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October 18, 2012

Ballots coming in

The General Election is still about three weeks off, but already about half of the eligible voters in McLean County have or will be casting their ballot via the Vote-by-Mail method.

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October 11, 2012

Details form on bond issue

The same day Velva will host a grand opening on its new school addition, dozens of people will gather 65 miles away to discuss what to take to voters for a Nov. 13 $9 million bond election.

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A landmark in Garrison’s skyline that has stood for decades will soon be no more. The Peavey elevator is scheduled for demolition.

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October 4, 2012

Bond issue advanced

It’s time to get the ball rolling, bringing a bond issue before the patrons of the Garrison School District.

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October 4, 2012

Garbage provider chosen

Waste Management will be the new garbage service provider for Garrison, beginning Jan. 1.

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September 27, 2012

Annex denied

It was their turn to step up to the plate in front of the North Dakota Board of Public School Education.

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Dry and windy – it’s a perfect combination for fires to quickly spread out of control.

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