McLean County Independent News

Garrison residents are reminded that vehicles must be moved off streets to allow for proper clearing following snow events, like the area experienced the past week.

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Students get to meet police dog For third grade students at the Bob Callies Elementary school, a story they recently read in class was brought to life.

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McLean County drivers seemed to navigate safely from Point A to Point B more frequently over the last year, as local authorities report a drop in both motor vehicle accidents and associated fatalities in 2017.

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January 10, 2018

A critical moment of impact

Students, faculty and community members gathered in the Garrison High School Gym, Friday, and listened to a story that raised goosebumps.

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January 3, 2018

Skating into the new year

More than 180 kids have glided onto the ice at the Crawford Skate Arena in just a week’s time.

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January 3, 2018

An unthinkable illness

Two month-old Conner Hudgen has not had an easy life, so far. Parents, Ben and Marquis Hudgen, found out at 28 weeks pregnant that the little boy they were expecting had D-Transposition of the great arteries.

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December 27, 2017

County cuts coming

McLean County departments will likely see some budget cuts in the new year.

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December 27, 2017

Airing out co-op concerns

The ball is in the court of the Garrison School Board on whether the district continues its regular co-op with Max.

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December 20, 2017

It’s so good to be home

There’s no place like home. There’s no place like home. Matt and Megan Kielman and their family,Trapper, 3, McCoy, 5, Adell, 12, and Evolet, 7, of Benedict have faced tragedy not once, but twice, losing their home in both instances.

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The Garrison-Max Ambulance Service undergoes the best kind of training in preparing for the worst.

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