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The Arlington Public Schools Board of Education presented its budget proposal for 2021-22 at a public hearing Monday. No one spoke at the public hearing. 
Arlington Public Schools Supt. Dawn Lewis addressed a contract with Roots to Wings that was presented to the Arlington Public Schools Board of Education on Monday. 
Apples are getting ripe for the picking and this season is a brand new start for Sara Welchert. Welchert purchased Fontanelle Orchards in June from Tim Vie who owned the operation for 30 years. 
The halls and classrooms of Arlington Elementary School were a mix of young and old on Sept. 10 for the grandparents' day celebration. 
The community is once again invited to Dale and Nancy Hilgenkamp's aronia berry farm, 7538 County Road 15, in Arlington for Fall at the Farm.
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Arlington hosts softball tourney, finishes 4th
The Class C No. 7 Arlington softball team finished 1-2 Saturday during its home tournament at the Two Rivers Sports Complex.The Eagles won their opener, but lost back-to-back games to Tekamah-Herman …
No. 1 Pierce tops AHS football, 58-13
The Class C1 No. 1 Pierce football team doubled Arlington in offensive yards and more than quadrupled it on the scoreboard Friday night, 58-13.The Eagles managed 218 yards on the road, but the …
AHS volleyball goes 1-2 at Stanton tourney
The Arlington volleyball team fell to 6-5 Saturday with a sixth-place showing at a Stanton tournament.The Eagles went 1-2 with a three-set victory against Hartington Cedar Catholic sandwiched between …
Eagles, Bears compete with Wolves at Fremont Golf Club
Coach Jason Wiese and his two Arlington High School golfers hosted Blair and Elkhorn North on Thursday for a nine-hole triangular at Fremont Golf Club.Kaylie Erwin led the host Eagles in eighth …
FRIDAY UPDATE: Pioneers win, Eagles lose to No. 1 Pierce
The Fort Calhoun and Arlington High School football teams played unbeaten foes Friday night.The Pioneers picked up a 45-35 win at Raymond Central, while the Eagles lost at Class C1 No. 1 Pierce …
Great Plains Youth Football Photos
An Arlington youth football team squared off against Fort Calhoun last Saturday on the Eagles' home field.
Obituaries
David L. Ladehoff, age 77, of Arlington, passed away, Monday, Aug. 23, 2021, at Nebraska Medical Center surrounded by his family. David was born July 27, 1944, at West Point to Rueben and Ella …
Jolynn Sue (Crawford Hasenauer) Reed, 68, of Arlington, passed away on Aug. 11, 2021, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha peacefully with her children by her side. She was born on July 3, 1953, in …
Ronnie D. Hilgenkamp, age 68, of Arlington, Nebraska passed away Friday, Aug. 6, 2021, at his home. He was born May 2, 1953, in Fremont to Gilbert and Verna (Hoegermeyer) Hilgenkamp. He grew up at …
Janet W. Lang, age 88, of Arlington, passed away Thursday, July 15, 2021, at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha. She was born Sept. 14, 1932, in Blair, to Alfred and Mildred (Hendricksen) Enger. Janet was …
Marilyn Otto, of Arlington, died April 25, 2021. She was born December 28, 1926. Moser Memorial Chapel is in charge of services.
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