Current Tri-County Times correspondent Ann Krause has decided to switch from being the Polk City correspondent to being the Slater correspondent. Those wanting to submit Slater news items or pictures may do so by emailing Krause at or by calling her at 515-229-6091.

Community members in the Polk City area who are interested in filling the Polk City correspondent position may contact the Tri-County Times at 515-382-2161, or email In the meantime, all news items from the Polk City area may be submitted to