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Slashing police in wake of violence wrong

 

June 17, 2020



We are, of course, thankful that the foolishness – and worse – emanating across the nation in the wake of the tragic and deplorable death of George Floyd has, thankfully, not been duplicated in Linn County.

Demonstrations held in Lebanon during the past two weekends have been peaceful, despite the presence of opposing views. Any of us who have witnessed video of what’s occurred in other communities can be grateful.

Part of that is due to the attention to security paid by ... the police. They weren’t overbearing, but they were definitely present.

From our perspective, we get the s...



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