It’s time to resolve Perrydale dispute
Perrydale teachers have been working for nearly six months without a current contract, and it looks like it will be at least another month before they get one. Negotiations have been going on even longer, since February.
*Thoughtful gesture much appreciated*Act of kindness renews hope*OSBA takes wrong stand on issue*Give retail workers a break for the holiday
Lend a helping hand this holiday season
’Tis the season for giving. And this year, the need for individuals and businesses to contribute to local charities is as great as ever.
*Group's packages much appreciated*Elected officials must end racism
Help bolster holiday economy, shop local
When searching for that perfect gift for a family member or friend this season, consider doing your shopping close to home and supporting independently owned businesses here in Polk County.
Oil prices leave us pondering
The better question to ask, however, may be this: Is the world better off when oil prices fluctuate with high uncertainty?
*Jaffer has much to offer our region*Have to work on holiday? So what*Wrestlers thankful for project support
Reflect, give thanks this special holiday
As many of us who live and work in Polk County prepare to gather with family and friends to celebrate Thanksgiving on Thursday, there is much to be thankful for as we enter the busy holiday season.
Call us old-fashioned if you will, but we are growing more and more concerned with what we believe is a disturbing trend: big box retailers opening their doors on Thanksgiving for early Christmas shopping.
*Oakdale 'Harvest Festival' a success
Adminstrator is key to Falls City's future
The Falls City City Council is in the midst of a discussion that may change the way the city operates.
*New city councilor thankful of support*Subject of story is an inspiration*Lack of response to issue disturbing*Good Samaritans' deeds appreciated
Who says your vote doesn't matter?
We truly have learned that every vote really does count.
Different opinions should be welcome
The complaints were about two different types of tests, but both were about content choice.
*Kids benefit from DHS Booster Club*Perrydale teachers seek new contract*Tap into history to promote region