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K9: The top 20 K-9 teams that competed in this week’s 2019 USPCA Region 1 Field Trials held a public demonstration at Lakeland High School’s practice field Thursday night.

FIRE 10: If commissioners approve the increase in the fall, homeowners in unincorporated Polk County will be assessed an additional $10 per year in fire fees just a year after a 5.5% property tax increase. The additional money from both increases is slated for a new fire station and additional firefighters.