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FIRE DESTROYS LOCAL SHOP.

FIRE DESTROYS LOCAL SHOP. Firetrucks and water tankers line the road outside Helmuth Custom Kitchens door plant Friday morning. The shop was destroyed by the fire. One hazard facing the nearly 100 firemen from eight departments responding to the call was strong winds that whipped the fire around. Despite the plant’s close proximity to other…

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Economic development, tourism groups combine to form ‘Simply Arthur’ to promote area

Arthur Area Economic Development Corporation and Arthur Area Tourism Council voted to combine the organizations which, moving forward, will be known as Simply Arthur. Among those involved in the restructured group are, left to right, Cara Blaudow, board secretary, Economic Development Subcommittee; James Aikman, Tourism subcommittee; Christy Miller, Simply Arthur director; Mac Condill, Simply Arthur…

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Village board approves agreement for easement

By ROGER W. BONHAM Managing Editor Village trustees on Monday, March 18, entered into an easement agreement with a resident, authorized the purchase of a utility truck for the Public Works Department, and awarded the annual mowing contract for water well locations. Trustees approved an easement agreement with Henry D. Herschberger that allows the city…

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Celebrate Agriculture Breakfast

These fellows were part of the crew cooking up the delicious food on Saturday at the United Church of Atwood. The Celebrate Agriculture Breakfast has become a traditional event put on by the ALAH FFA Alumni Chapter. Nearly 100 people were served at the meal. Pictured, left to right are Tedd Romine, Graeme Stewart, Matt…

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Celebrate Agriculture Breakfast

These members of the Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond High School FFA Chapter were on hand with others to help serve those attending the Celebrate Agriculture Breakfast at the United Church of Atwood on Saturday. Pictured, left to right are Zane Crist, Wyatt Romine and Adam Day. Photo Stephanie Wierman

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‘Meet the Candidate Night’ set for March 21

Arthur Education Association and Arthur Area Association of Commerce will host a “Meet the Candidate” night for those running for village board and school board. Purpose of this event is to help voters get to know the candidates. It is scheduled for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at Arthur Community Center located at…

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