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‘Explore’ Polk County’s parks, cities

Inside, find the Itemizer-Observer’s Explore Polk County 2016, an annual publication taking a look at all the things the county has to offer visitors, residents and businesses.

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Bond fails at polls

Voters say no to efforts to raise money for Dallas streets

Voters voiced strong opposition to a 10-year, $10 million bond to repair residential streets in Dallas in the May 17 primary.

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Wheeler, Nearman keep seats

Incumbents re-elected to commissioner, House District 23

Polk County Commissioner Jennifer Wheeler and Rep. Mike Nearman, both incumbents, won their respective races on May 17.

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Falls City Third of July festival called off

Lack of volunteers, donations means 20-year-old Independence Day tradition takes a break

July 3, the day Falls City has traditionally celebrated Independence Day, may not be as festive this year.

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DALLAS BOYS TENNIS: Gniadecki downs Larson, places third at state

PORTLAND — It seemed almost inevitable it would come to this. Dallas senior Thomas Gniadecki was one match away from taking third place at the OSAA 5A state tennis championships on Saturday.

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The long road home

Eola Hills Charter School still working on permanent home following fire

Eola Hills Charter School has high hopes of starting the 2016-17 school year in a permanent location.

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    Corrections May 25

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    The long road home

    Eola Hills Charter School still working on permanent home following fire

    Eola Hills Charter School has high hopes of starting the 2016-17 school year in a permanent location.

    School notes

    School notes for May 25

    Academic honors

    Academic honors for May 25

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