Read It in the Morning Paper: Covid, LCS Traffic

  • COVID-19 infection rates in Polk County increased for the third week in a row, according to figures released Friday. With 687 new cases, infections were highest in people ages 20 to 39, age groups with lower vaccination rates.
  • TRAFFIC patterns near Lakeland Christian School will be the subject of a city workshop scheduled for 6 p.m. Monday at Legacy Church, 901 W. Beacon Road.
  • CENTENARIAN: Andy Bosko Sr., a World War II veteran who helped secure Iwo Jima, celebrated his 100th birthday this week with friends and family at Lake Morton Plaza, where he is known for making new residents feel welcome.