It’s a sticky subject, suicide is.
It’s sad, but true.
What a somber start to the month, with multiple deaths in Polk County from car accidents, as reported in last week’s paper, to a mass shooting in Las Vegas that affects us all as we mourn with victims and their loved ones, to communities still recovering from massive hurricanes.
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We’re in the business of asking questions. Sometimes, those questions are hard ones, and, honestly, we often know the answer before we ask. But we still have to ask.
Editorial for Sept. 6
Most people get mail Monday through Saturday. But what happens when the mail comes later than we expect?
Whether you’re looking forward to the Great American Eclipse Monday and all that goes with it, or dreading the predictions of tens of thousands of tourists flooding Polk County, it’s here.
Educate visitors on fire danger
Editorial for July 26
Editorial for July 19
Editorial for July 9
With the Fourth of July festivities behind us and Summerfest around the corner, followed quickly by the Polk County Fair and the Great American Eclipse celebrations and parties, we want to take a moment to thank the volunteers that make it all happen.
No one does Fourth of July as well as Polk County.
Editorial for June 21