Skateboard and Bicycle Safety

Parents of youth who skate or bike are asked to remind their children about these ‘rules of the road.’    Skateboards,…

Growing Wapello Together

You Are Invited! Event:  Riverfront Renaissance Public Input Meeting Date:   Tuesday, July 22 Time:   Doors open 5:00, program begins 5:30 p.m. Location:   Bridge…

Iowa State Fair Offers Entertainment and Activities Just for Kids

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DES MOINES, IA (07/10/2014)(readMedia)– The Iowa State Fair has a wide variety of free, family-friendly fun coming to the 2014 Fair. Kids’ activities and entertainment, all free with admission, can be found everywhere from the Kids’ Zone to the Fun Forest Stage. “Nothing Compares” to the Iowa State Fair, set August 7-17. The Kids’ Zone…

Missouri State Reps Candidate’s Forum July 29th

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KIRKSVILLE – The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to offer to the voting citizens of the community an opportunity to meet candidates running for the office of State Representative of the 3rd District. This race will be determined in the August 5th election.   These two Republican candidates,…

Mosquito Tips – Fight the Bite

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As mosquito populations rise, Iowans urged to protect and prevent   Recent rains have resulted in more mosquitoes buzzing through the Iowa air. The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) urges Iowans to take action to protect themselves against mosquito bites, and to prevent the mosquito population from growing. Although mosquitoes carrying the West Nile…

Symphonic Blast Has Been Rescheduled

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The annual “Symphonic Blast!” in Burlington’s Crapo Park has been rescheduled for August 16, 2014. Starting at dusk (7:45 PM), the concert will be a rich and wonderful blend of popular and light classical music. As always, it will conclude with Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever and the best fireworks in the region. Bring your…

Six Iowa Farm Families to Be Recognized at the Iowa State Fair

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DES MOINES, IA (07/07/2014)(readMedia)– Six Iowa farm families will be honored as recipients of The Way We Live Award at the 2014 Iowa State Fair. Each family will be recognized for their love of the land and the product they produce in award ceremonies during the Fair. “Nothing Compares” to the Iowa State Fair, August…

Iowa State Fair Ticket Office Opens July 7

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Print at Home Tickets Offer Convenience DES MOINES, IA (06/30/2014)(readMedia)– “Nothing Compares” to affordable family entertainment at the Iowa State Fair, August 7-17. For Fairgoers planning ahead, the State Fair Ticket Office will open Monday, July 7, to offer discounted tickets on admission, rides and more. The State Fair Ticket Office, located in the Administration…