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The race for the Mayor of Mena is a topic that has been on the forefront of the minds of many citizens over the past few months, and while many were hoping that Tuesday night’s election results would settle the debate once and for all that’s just not the case.

Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of October 7, 2018 through October 14, 2018 follow:

The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of October 8, 2018 – October 14, 2018.  

At approximately 3 p.m. on Tuesday, October 9 local fire departments responded to a structure fire at 418 Polk 117 in Mena. The fire consumed the single-wide trailer in a matter of minutes burning it completely to the ground leaving on the metal roofing intact.