In the last week, deputies from the Polk County Sheriff’s have made news in somewhat unusual ways.
Letters to the editor for Jan. 17
We’ve been watching as negotiations between the Falls City Fire Department and Southwest Polk Rural Fire District have carried on and declared at an impasse.
Letters to the editor for Jan. 10
Because representatives in the Oregon Legislature are concerned about whether or not voters will support additional taxes on some health insurance plans, managed care organizations and hospitals, a January special election will be held, with ballots mailed on Friday and due back to the Elections Office by 8 p.m. on Jan. 23.
Letters to the editor for Jan. 3
Oregonians, long proud of having no sales tax, now have two point-of-sales taxes — and one that rides the border of being such a tax.
Driving drunk is never OK.
Letters to the editor for Dec. 27
’Twas the night before Christmas,
Letters to the editor for Dec. 20
When the organizers of the Polk County Homeless Connect event announced they had decided to refocus on those who are already homeless — away from also aiding those who are considered “at risk” of homelessness — it is understanding they would get some push back from those hurting in our communities.
Letters to the editor for Dec. 13
Screening reduces cancer risk
Colon cancer is one of the most common cancers.
Letters to the editor for Dec. 6