Public Agenda is a listing of upcoming meetings for governmental and nongovernmental agencies in Polk County.
Parents of current and former students of the Dallas School District are suing the district for its policy allowing a transgender boy to use the boys’ locker rooms and restrooms at Dallas High School.
School notes for Nov. 22
Thursday morning Richard Faber uttered a phrase that people should get used to hearing from him: “Make sure you put your seat belt on.”
Community calendar for Nov. 22
A Polk County grand jury unanimously found that Polk County Sheriff's Sgt. Kevin Haynes and Polk County Sheriff's Deputy Kelly Lorence were justified in using deadly force when they shot and killed Baltazar Escalona-Baez, 17, of Silverton, on the morning of Oct. 28.
Jeremy Gordon quickly fell in love with Falls City when he and his wife moved to town a little more than two years ago.
Polk County Fire District No. 1 has completed work on its first standards of cover.
Stephen Miller, of Dallas, and his family won an Oregon College Saving Plan account after participating in Dallas Public Library’s summer reading program.
Library calendar for Nov. 22
Fire crews respond from Falls City, SW Polk and Polk No. 1
A home in Falls City is uninhabitable following a fire on Tuesday afternoon.
Free meal is open to everyone
A Thanksgiving tradition for more than 25 years, the annual Thanksgiving Community Potluck in Falls City takes place on Saturday.
Community calendar for Nov. 15
Monmouth, Indy businesses compete for Golden Can
In a sort of sibling rivalry for the best of reasons, Monmouth and Independence police departments are in a heated — albeit friendly — competition to see who can gather the most donations to the Ella Curran Food Bank.
Police report for Nov. 15