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Polk County News 
County gets attention from State
By Lynda Berg Olds
“We had almost the entire day with Governor Walker’s staff person who is in charge of legislative relations and local government,” reported Polk County Administrator Dana Frey to the Board of Supervisors at their recent meeting.
See this week's (August 28) County Ledger Press for the complete story.
New community solar project in the works
By Reid A Gacke
The Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative is offering a unique opportunity to its members, allowing them to basically pre-purchase their electricity for the next 20 years like many people do with propane. The interesting part is, the electricity will be provided by solar panels.
See this week's (August 28) County Ledger Press for the complete story.

Kids Night Out bursting at the seams
By Lynda Berg Olds
Where do all the kids come from? On a Tuesday night in Milltown? No less than 284 kids were fed a nice meal of grilled hot dogs, corn on the cob, chips and juice on Aug. 26 at the Milltown Community Center for Kids Night Out. This event has grown by leaps and bounds. Last year the number of kids served totaled 215 – that’s a lot of growth.
See this week's (August 28) County Ledger Press for the complete story.