Successful Iowa State Fair for Treasure Hunters

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State Treasurer Michael L. Fitzgerald announced today that thousands of Iowa State Fairgoers discovered lost treasures. “The Great Iowa Treasure Hunt booth had another successful year at the Iowa State Fair,” Fitzgerald said. “With over 7200 claims of unclaimed property being discovered, this was certainly an exceptional year. Claims totaled over $1.6 million, with the…

OTTUMWA COMMUNITY SCHOOLS REGISTRATION

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OTTUMWA—Parents with students who have not registered for the 2014-15 school year in Ottumwa need to attend the following registrations:   ELEMENTARY Elementary students who did not pre-register may register on Wednesday, August 6 at their elementary school between 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. If you are unsure which elementary you attend, call the board office at…

Kirksville -Ray Drive Water Main Work

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The City of Kirksville will be laying water mains on Ray Drive beginning Thursday, August 7, 2014. The repairs are expected to last approximately three weeks; all dates are dependent upon weather.  Traffic control will be in effect, no parking will be allowed in the construction zone, and only one lane of traffic will be…

BIKE VAN BUREN XXVIII

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The Villages of Van Buren will be hosting the 28th annual Bike Van Buren on August 16-17. Bicycling enthusiasts will pedal their way through 11 historical villages during the weekend event.  Different route options were implemented last year and because of their popularity organizers will continue to offer alternative routes to better accommodate all riders,…