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Having some 'Krazy' fun

Summerfest Fun Run and Kids' Triathlon

Fellers to share story

Horse jumper to present on Saturday

From the moment he saw his first horse, Rich Fellers has been in love with horse riding.

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*Horse Owner's Workshop Aug. 1*Neighbor's Night Out party planned*Boondock's hosts painting workshop*Free retirement seminar on tap*Two-McK Logging to hold reunion*West Valley $6 fundraiser sale*Music, food at Monmouth block party*Dallas Booster accepts donations*Mel Brown, friends perform free Sunday


*DHS Class of 1956*DHS Class of 1985*Polk ESD/IED reunion

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Northwest Natural project clogs traffic on Ellendale Ave.

Those traveling East Ellendale Avenue in Dallas on weekdays during the late morning and early afternoon have undoubtedly encountered a traffic delay or two due to a NW Natural utility project.

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Lawsuit filed against MINET

Former employee claims hostile work environment, harassment

A lawsuit was filed on June 25 against the cities of Independence and Monmouth and against Monmouth Independence Networks (MINET) claiming discrimination, harassment and retaliation.

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Underdogs come out on top of tourney

At the beginning of the season Micky Garus wasn’t sure what he had gotten himself into volunteering to coach Kids Inc.’s Majors recreational softball team.

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‘Old timers’ welcomes all on Sunday

Picnic reunion brings people, history, stories together at Dallas City Park

In years past, the Old Timers Reunion in Dallas brought hundreds of people to Dallas City Park each August.

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A new twist on movie concessions

Entrepreneur serves up creative popcorn, classic favorites of cinema stands

Last weekend was “lights, camera, action” for Steven Cisneros’ longtime dream.

New system should be easier for school district

Power School promises to put more information for teachers, students, parents at fingertips and on demand

A new computer system at the Central School District should make getting information about students easier and faster.


*Shine & Sparkle Cleaning to expand service*White's Collision to open new location

Program to help mentally ill

DALLAS — The Dallas Police Department and Polk County Behavioral Health are working together to help people suffering from mental illness who commit minor crimes avoid jail or court.

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*Picnic, auctions to benefit SFA series*Redhawk Winery Celebrates 10 years*Hydrocarts to make splash on Friday*Senior Center to serve up treats*Pick up some new 'summer reading


*DHS Class of 1956*DHS Class of 1985*Independence High Class of 1950

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*Picnic, auction to benefit SFA series*IDA Art in the Park will be on Tuesday*Rep. Evans hold Measure 91 talk*Outdoor cooking class is Saturday*Flower arranging for youth is July 23*Polk job fair to offer opportunity*Horse owners workshop Aug. 1*Eola Hills hosts Friday Star Party*Reception honors BG restoration