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Labor Day Will Be Observed Next Monday

Next Monday, Sept. 4, will be observed across the country as Labor Day, traditionally recognized as the final holiday of the summer season.
Government offices, most banks, and many businesses will be closed on Monday in observance of the holiday.
City of Ava offices, including City Hall and City Utilities, will be closed.
There will be no trash service on Monday. Routes normally served on Monday will be picked up on Tuesday next week.
County offices in the Douglas County Courthouse will be closed Monday, as will state and federal offices.
There will be no rural mail service out of the Post Office nor will window service be available at the Ava Post Office. Patrons will still have access to lock boxes at the Post Office, however.
Douglas County Public Library has announced it will also be closed Monday.
Offices of the Douglas County Herald will be closed Monday, as well. Any correspondence to be sent by U.S. Postal Service should be mailed early. All ads should be in our office by Friday and any news correspondence should be dropped off Tuesday morning.