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LATEST LOCAL NEWS
City: No deal to county proposal for fire coverage
Wed  Jul 29 2015 08:30AM
Lake Wales recently turned down a possible deal with Polk County for some fire protection services outside the city limits, a deal that was offered after officials here approved a … read more.
Roundtable: Service has to be paid for
Wed  Jul 29 2015 08:30AM
Fire assessment fees have been hot buttons for municipal governments across Polk County as elected officials wrestle with budgets and look for ways to economize without cutting services. Lakeland recently … read more.
Heartland papers wins 16 state press awards
Wed  Jul 29 2015 08:30AM
Of the 16 awards the Sun’s Polk County newspapers were given from the Florida Press Association, 10 were for first place, three were second place and three were third place. … read more.
Lake Wales hoop star wants title shot
Wed  Jul 29 2015 08:30AM
Amar’e Stoudemire wants to win a championship, and he’s now willing to take less money and a reduced role to do it. Perhaps sensing his opportunity for being a major … read more.
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Hot dogs
Wed  Jul 29 2015 08:30AM
Every year we have cases of dogs (rarely cats) presented with hyperthermia. These dogs can present with internal temperatures as high as 110 F. The normal temperature of the dogs is listed as 100 to 102.5 F. The temperatures outside … read more.

Nowhere to go yet
Sat  Jul 25 2015 08:30AM
Seven days after the Florida Department of Citrus executive director was pulled over in Lakeland and charged with DUI that led to his resignation, the commission decided not to make a decision as to how to replace him. In the … read more.

Legoland in Lake Wales, kind of
Wed  Jul 22 2015 08:30AM
Legoland is coming to Lake Wales. Not the whole theme park, of course, but The News has learned the entertainment giant is planning to move a new operation into the former Harley Davidson dealership at the Longleaf Business Park on … read more.

Webber athlete is truly a character
Wed  Jul 29 2015 08:30AM
Rachel Frederick, student athlete at Webber International University, has been awarded the NAIA Dr. Leroy Walker Champions of Character Award for the Sun Conference. Frederick, a two-year starter for the Lady Warriors cross country and track and field teams, has … read more.

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State, National and World News
Stocks end higher
Thu  Jul 30 2015 01:19AM
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday after Federal Reserve policymakers voted to keep interest rates unchanged and gave no indication that a rate rise was imminent. A modest rebound in Chinese stocks also helped push the market … read more.

UN: Expect 11.2 billion people by 2100
Thu  Jul 30 2015 01:19AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Move over: The world’s population is expected to reach 8.5 billion by 2030 and 9.7 billion in 2050, a new United Nations report says. And there should be 11.2 billion people on Earth by the end … read more.

Trump lashes out at lawyer over breast pump break
Wed  Jul 29 2015 10:38PM
NEW YORK — Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday at a female lawyer whom he had called “disgusting” several years ago for requesting a break to pump breast milk in the middle of a deposition, calling her a “vicious, horrible person.” … read more.

Then & Now: Medicare and Medicaid turn 50
Thu  Jul 30 2015 01:19AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965, roughly half of Americans 65 and older had no health insurance. “No longer will older Americans be denied the healing miracle of … read more.

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