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The Arlington PTO is readying for its annual trivia night. The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. on March 18 at Two Rivers Arena at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The games begin at 7 …
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church & School 8951 Co. Rd. 9 Arlington, NE 68002 Phone: 402-478-4278 Website: www.stpaulsarlington.org Pastor Rick Kanoy Pastor Jason …
Nearly a month after it was first detected, the ice jam on the Missouri River near Blair has held steady. Following sustained sub-zero temperatures around Christmas, a 20-mile ice jam formed from …
Note: Additional comments and info regarding the meeting will be published in a longer story in Tuesday's Pilot-Tribune. The Washington County Planning Commission, Board of Supervisors and Keith …
Heavy, quickly-accumulating snow was the forecast for Wednesday into Thursday for the metro area. The winter weather storm has been on the National Weather Service’s radar for about a week, …
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Eagles advance to conference semis
Ashland-Greenwood's two-point road lead didn't stick.The Arlington girls basketball team went on an 11-0 run to start the fourth period Tuesday, earning a 46-40 Nebraska Capitol Conference Tournament …
Top-seed knocks off AHS boys
The ninth-seeded Arlington boys basketball team won its Nebraska Capitol Conference (NCC) Tournament opener, but it was no match for the top-seeded Ashland-Greenwood Bluejays on Monday.The Eagles …
Zam Driver Turned Writer: Sports news that may amuse
I'll never have the time or space to write about it all, but I'm thankful to have this Zam Driver Turned Writer column to share some stories we all might have missed otherwise.It may be in short …
Arnett among successful FHS swimmers Jan. 20
The Fremont High School swimming team was back in the pool Tuesday against Lincoln Northeast, splitting duals with the Rockets. The girls won, but the boys lost.The event was the Tigers' first of two …
AHS redeems itself, beats Logan View
Days after a regular season loss to Logan View/Scribner-Snyder, the Arlington boys basketball team beat the Raiders during the first round of the Nebraska Capitol Conference (NCC) Tournament in …
3 county wrestlers win NCC Tournament titles
Arlington's Trey Hill, and Fort Calhoun's Ely and Lance Olberding, earned Nebraska Capitol Conference (NCC) Wrestling Tournament titles Saturday at Conestoga.The three Washington County wrestlers led …
Obituaries
Sharon “Kay” K. Stork, 85 years, of Arlington, passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2023, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha.Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, at First …
Darrell D. Miller, age 86, of Arlington died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, at Clarkson Hospital in Omaha. Darrell Dean Miller was born to Louis and Lila (Brunick) Miller in Hartington on March 18, …
Jimmy E. Arnaiz, age 78, passed away Oct. 27, 2022, at the Eastern Nebraska Veterans Home in Bellevue, Nebraska. Graveside services will be held at a later date at the Omaha National …
Jeanette H. Schneider, 98, passed away Oct. 19, 2022, at Crowell Memorial Home in Blair. Following Jeanette's wishes, she was cremated, and service will be held Thursday, Nov. 10 at 10:30 a.m., at …
Eugene Claude (Gene) Merz, 82, passed away peacefully in Denver, Colo., on Sept. 20, 2022,surrounded by family. Gene was born in Harper, Iowa, on Feb. 15, 1940, to Lester and Lorraine (Gent) Merz. …
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The Blair Congregational United Church of Christ thanks you! We want to thank our community for its generous support of our bell restoration fundraiser! While planning our 2020 …
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