A more apt category of questions might not be found than one all about Blair at a trivia night hosted by the Blair Bear Backers, an organization that supports Blair Community Schools (BCS) athletics and activities.
Arlington residents got their first glimpse at plans for a possible expansion of Arlington Public Schools' facilities, including additional classroom space, a wrestling room and an auditorium, during a special community engagement meeting Monday.
An Iowa man who police alleged intentionally crashed his truck into another in the Goodwill parking lot accepted a plea agreement Tuesday in Washington County District Court.
A Blair woman found guilty of animal neglect after an alpaca she owned died was sentenced to probation Tuesday in Washington County District Court.
The Washington County Fair Board announced Tuesday that country singer Granger Smith will headline a concert July 24 during the 102nd Washington County Fair in Arlington.
Several brides-to-be are looking for answers while other organizations have been seeking new venues for their events after the closure of South Creek Wedding and Events last week.
An ordinance to create a special mixed use residential overlay district to allow mini storage units in specific residential areas was denied Jan. 14 by the Blair City Council.
Fort Calhoun Community Schools (FCCS) Technology Coordinator Paul Wilson and Special Education Director Ashley Dougherty presented information on the need for a computer science teacher and new special education teacher during the district's school board meeting Jan. 13.
It's something that they never hope they'll have to do, Fort Calhoun Fire Chief Dan Mallory said, but it's important to prepare for the worst case scenario.
The Arlington Preschool will offer a free screening service to answer questions or concerns about early childhood development for children from birth to age 4 from 9-11:30 a.m. March 13.
A new $15 million water treatment plant intake project will get a big boost after the City of Blair received a $6 million grant from Nebraska's Water Sustainability Fund.
Offutt Brass, a seven-member brass, vocal and percussion ensemble from the United States Air Force Heartland of America Band, will present a free community concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13 in the Lela Neve Auditorium at Blair High School, 440 N 10th St.
The Blair Community Schools Board of Education on Monday unanimously approved wage increases for classified staff, including paraprofessionals, building secretaries and custodians, after a report showed the district fell significantly below other schools of similar size in pay.
A convicted sex offender was arrested Tuesday for failing to report his change of address to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, according to an affidavit filed in county court.
There is hardly a week that goes by that Washington County Sheriff Mike Robinson and Capt. Rob Bellamy don't stop to just take a look at the progress of the new law enforcement and criminal justice center.
A preliminary list of questions the Fort Calhoun Community Schools (FCCS) School Board will ask potential superintendent candidates was whittled down during a work session meeting Friday night as the schedule of events for interview days became clearer.
As patrons walk into the Blair Public Library and Technology, they can look up to see one of Milt Heinrich's newest works of art.
Former Husker football player Tony Veland's journey from mentee to mentor came through football, a torn patellar tendon and a bullet.
Washington County deputies patrolled an additional 158 hours during a “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign that lasted two weeks and ended New Year's Day.
A Blair man who was sentenced to jail for theft in Washington County District Court was arrested the day after Christmas after he was stopped driving an alleged stolen car in Butler County.
A three-person committee of county officials unanimously voted to appoint Kevin Barnhill as the new Washington County supervisor for District 7 during a special appointment meeting Monday at the Washington County Courthouse.