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CBES plans food distribution

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The regular Copper Basin Elementary School (CBES) food distribution scheduled for Thursday, March 19, will take place as usual, but at a different location.

CBMC offer gets go-ahead

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Polk County commissioners met in Benton Thursday, March 12, to decide if they were interested in a proposal to provide health care at Copper Basin Medical Center (CBMC).

Elliot charged in Sunday night crash

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Charges have now been filed against Hunter Ethan Elliott in connection with Sunday night’s crash in Blue Ridge that claimed the life of two-year-old Cohen Bryson.

Adopt A Pet

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The shelter at Animal Control is currently over capacity. Folks are urged to check there for a lost pooch, others are encouraged to adopt.