Community members gathered on Main Street in front of Monmouth City Hall before the Aug. 4 Monmouth City Council meeting to support local police and law enforcement. They walked to and stood outside of Volunteer Hall, where the meeting was held, while Bodie Bemrose spoke on behalf of the group during citizen comments.

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Yet again you show your bias: how much coverage have you given to the daily Black Lives Matters protests happening at the Highway 99 intersection? Very little if any. But one anti-BLM action and you feature it on the front page

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Here is a story we did last month about that daily protest:

This story includes a photo gallery of the first week of that protest:

And here is a photo gallery we put up last week:


Interesting how few people in these pictures are wearing masks, despite being crowded together.

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