Community News

Important Tip for Ragbrai Riders

OTTUMWA, IA (KYOU) – Ragbrai is just sixteen weeks away. If you plan on being apart of the race, you should should be preparing now. “If a person was to start now even if they didn’t have a lot of cycling experience. If they could put their seat time in they’ll be well prepared for…

Cancer Support Event Helps Survivor

Reported by Abigail Whitaker – Reporter FREMONT, IA (KYOU) – It’s been five years since Melissa Elko and her husband Raymond heard the shocking news. Melissa recalls “The doctor was calling me on the phone told me the biopsy was positive to cancer and I passed the phone to my husband at that time.” Fearing…

Rick Springfield Will Headline Ottumwa RAGBRAI® Stop

Rick Springfield Will Headline Ottumwa RAGBRAI® StopOTTUMWA, IOWA (MARCH 31, 2016) – The Ottumwa RAGBRAI® Entertainment Committee has announced that nationally recognized recording artist, Rick Springfield, will be headlining this summer’s overnight stop in Ottumwa. The committee made the announcement during the Ottumwa RAGBRAI® kickoff party on the evening of March 31 at the Bridge…

Spirit of the Community Award

Brought to you by Community 1st Credit Union   This is your opportunity to nominate the person in your community making a positive difference.   Do you know someone within your local community that has made a positive impact?  A hero?  A difference maker?  Someone who has influenced the people of your community in a…