BLAIR - Two 22 year olds,  male and  female, were arrested after a pursuit by Washington County deputies on Highway 30 early Sunday morning – their vehicle reached speeds well over one hundred miles per hour and raced through Arlington.  The two'... Read More

BLAIR -  21 year old Iowan Jose Barrios  died near West Point in Cuming County yesterday morning according to the Cuming County Sheriff’s Office. His  vehicle collided with another driven by 28 year old Micheal Jensen of West Point  on Highway '... Read More

BLAIR - Biotechnology industry leader Novozymes, with a campus here in Blair, is reporting slower sales than hoped for, but the softer numbers were expected due to the United State’s Farm markets, and markets in the middle East, as well as weakness'... Read More

BLAIR -  No injuries reported in this crash of an Omaha Police Department helicopter off of a runway at the Blair Municipal airport.  Fort Calhoun Fire and Rescue responded to the incident.  The Blair airport runways are shut down at this time whi'... Read More

BLAIR -An injury accident in the clean up stages –a collision between a car and a semi truck on Industrial Drive at Blair’s Bio-Refinery Campus. That semi is in a ditch.   Blair Fire and Rescue and Blair Police are on the scene, please avoid th'... Read More

BLAIR - U.S. Senator Ben Sasse,  a Fremont native, announced his bid for re-election Monday night at the Millard Airport.  On hand for support - Governor Pete Ricketts, former governors Kay Orr and Dave Heineman, Congressmen Don Bacon and Jeff Fort'... Read More

BLAIR - Getting a chance to meet Blair Police, the Blair Volunteer Fire Department and Washington County Sheriff's Officers  - WITHOUT it being an emergency, and checking out their vehicles is part of the National Night Out at Blair's Lions Park, 16'... Read More

BLAIR - Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is requesting all U.S. and State flags to fly at half staff now through Thursday to honor those who died in the El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio mass shootings....'... Read More

BLAIR - A vehicle with stolen license plates found by Washington County deputies on County Road p-51, drugs were found in the vehicle as well.  Other matters handled by the sheriff’s office include the arrest of a man with two warrants at Highway '... Read More

BLAIR - Fremont native and U.S. Senator Ben Sasse is expected to make an announcement regarding his seat and campaigning later today.  That announcement will be at the Millard Airport at 5:30.  Washington County Democratic Party officials, accordin'... Read More

BLAIR - The Washington County back to school backpack program will give backpacks and school supplies to families needing them on Thursday, August 8th at the Blair Police Department.  Donations are needed – including school supplies, Kleenex and C'... Read More

BLAIR - An underage Missouri man was arrested for drunk driving after he and his vehicle were found in a ditch west of Missouri valley on Highway 30. Other incidents on the most recent activity report from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office inclu'... Read More

BLAIR - New school buses in the Hawkeye state will have lap-shoulder seat belts – this after the Iowa State Board of Education adopted the measure,  though that and other safety measures for school buses must still be  approved by the Iowa legisl'... Read More

BLAIR - A public hearing regarding changing the city of Blair Zoning Rules by adding a Special Mixed Use Central Business District is on the Agenda for the Planning Commission, which meets this coming Tuesday evening at 7pm.  Also on the Planning Co'... Read More