County ponders next steps

Voters in Polk County rejected a bond measure for maintenance and preservation of the Polk County Courthouse complex during the May 15 primary election.

May 23, 2018 noon read more..

Pope may be headed to runoff

Commissioner Craig Pope’s bid to win Board of Commissioner’s seat No. 2 during the May 15 primary election is coming down to the wire – and possibly a recount.

May 23, 2018 noon read more..

Dallas budget gets OK

The Dallas Budget Committee approved the 2018-19 budget on a split vote, sending it to the city council for final adoption next month.

May 23, 2018 noon read more..

Council supports gun rights

The Dallas City Council passed a resolution that “opposes any state or federal law that unconstitutionally restricts a citizen’s right to bear arms.”

May 9, 2018 noon read more..

Three face off for commissioner seat No. 3

The Polk County Board of Commissioners Position No. 3 race drew three candidates, incumbent Mike Ainsworth, of Monmouth, and challengers Kathy Martin-Willis, of Independence, and Daniel Ervin Sr., of Dallas.

April 25, 2018 noon read more..



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