Community calendar for Dec. 13


Library calendar for Dec. 16

Season’s eatings?

The Itemizer newsroom is back for some baking goodness ... we hope

The 2017 Itemizer Bakeoff Challenge

Akha farm owners arrested last week

The owners of the Akha Farm in Falls City, Matthew McDaniel and Michu Uaiyue, were arrested last week on assault, mistreatment, and sexual abuse charges involving a teen girl.

Dallas library to host adult coloring day

DALLAS — Dallas Public Library, 950 Main St., Dallas, will hold coloring for adults Friday from 1 to 4 p.m.

Toys for Tots drive set for Wednesday

The Monmouth-Independence Chamber Forum will aid a Toys for Tots drive Wednesday (today) from noon to 1 p.m. at Independence City Hall, 555 S. Main St.

Corrections posts ‘most wanted’

Most wanted for December


Public Agenda is a listing of upcoming meetings for governmental and nongovernmental agencies in Polk County.


Community calendar for Dec. 6

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CTE offers new experiences for students

Dallas High School junior Joe Foster said he’s never experienced a class like engineering.


Public Agenda for Dec. 6

Police report

Police report for Dec. 6


Correction for Dec. 6

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YMCA auction rocks Roaring ’20s

The Monmouth-Independence YMCA auction is back, in its 18th year – and this year, the party is going back to the Roaring ’20s.

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Dallas thespians charm in play

High school theater students put on ‘Cinderella Kids,’ opening Friday

The advanced theater class at Dallas High School is condensing all the magic of a Disney classic into 30 minutes in its production of “Cinderella Kids.”


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