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SCHOOL NOTES

*LaCreole Middle School to hold sixth-grade camp

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Theater camp stages drama in Falls City

Missoula Children’s Theatre camp produces ‘King Arthur’s Quest’ in five days

King Arthur has problems.

Dallas school board to examine sports fees

The Dallas School Board may consider a proposal in July to raise athletic fees.

Central board declares vacancy

Board member needed for Zone 7

After write-in campaigns for two zones in Central School District, the board of directors has a vacancy.

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A meeting of the two cities discussed

Monmouth City Council considers meeting with Independence

Independence City Councilor Marilyn Morton attended the Monmouth City Council meeting on June 16 requesting collaboration between the two cities.

REUNION ROUNDUP

*DHS Class of 1985*Independence High Class of 1950

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COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

*MCS host Chinese conversation night*Titus KKK to host golf tourney July 18*Volunteers needed to help MSC*Two grand marshals to lead parade*Today last day to submit artwork*Free meals for seniors at center

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MINET asks board to create bylaws, policies

The Monmouth Independence Networks (MINET) board of directors will schedule a board retreat to consider bylaws, board policies and a code of conduct.

Missing Dallas resident found dead

A Dallas resident reported missing on June 19 has been found dead.

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OSU Extension to focus on growth

Budget reflects nearly 4 percent in growth over last year’s totals

Polk County Oregon State University Extension adopted a 2015-16 budget that will allow the program to focus resources on marketing and growth.

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Phase two of survey begins in Monmouth

The first phase of Monmouth Engaged — Monmouth’s visioning process — is complete, and City Manager Scott McClure said the findings have been good.

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COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

*Free bike checks at Bounty Market*BBQ competition looking for teams*Artists wanted for Fourth art show*FBB hosts local playgroups for kids*Igou celebration set for Tuesday*YMCA camps still have openings*CHS Class of 1955 holds 60th reunion

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City of Dallas applies for Fairview planning grant

The city of Dallas is applying for a grant to develop a master plan for a 120-acre area in the southwestern region of the city.

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FC appoints mayor as city manager

The Falls City City Council has decided to take a different path to replace its city manager.

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County budget sees minor adjustments

The Polk County Board of Commissioners was scheduled to adopt the county’s 2015-16 budget at 9 a.m. Wednesday (today) with minor changes to what was approved by the budget committee in May.

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