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Officials ID Victim of Fatal Polk County Motorcycle Crash

POLK COUNTY, Iowa  —  Police have released the name of the man killed when his motorcycle was hit by a car on Friday night.

Ankeny resident Rueben Ignacio Enriquez, 56, was travelling on NE 14th Street when his motorcycle was struck by a car driven by Taylor Linse, 26. 49 more words


Bondurant Man Arrested After Fatal Polk County Crash

POLK COUNTY, Iowa  —  A Bondurant man has been arrested after a crash involving a car and motorcycle.

The crash took place at approximately 10:30 p.m. 93 more words


Brewster Ghost Town in Polk County

In this area of Polk County many towns sprung up from the phosphate industry. It is also known as “Bone Valley” because of all the fossils that have been found throughout this part of central Florida. 417 more words

Abandoned Florida

A Detour At Vicksburg

One thing you discover when researching family history is how historic events impact the story of your family. In the Civil War 620,000 men lost their lives from battle or disease or both. 222 more words

Family History

Polk County Offering Cooling Centers

POLK COUNTY, Iowa  —  The summer heat can be extreme for people living without air conditioning.

Polk County has a number of cooling centers for individuals to utilize this summer. 51 more words


Lakeland: Mister Fish

If you live in Lakeland, you are probably already familiar with Mister Fish.  The restaurant was opened in 1968 and is still operated by the same family.  411 more words